AVIATION Awards

AIAA celebrates our industry’s discoveries and achievements from the small but brilliantly simple innovations that affect everyday life to the major discoveries and missions that fuel our collective human drive to explore and accomplish amazing things.

Check back for a list of award lectures, award recipients, and Associate Fellow Reception and Ceremony information. This page is continuously updated.

  • Durand Lecture for Public Service and Luncheon

    Monday, 6 January, 1230 – 1400

    Room

    Windermere Ballroom

    Description

    Robert D. Braun, University of Colorado Boulder
    Lecture: “Space Technology: An investment in our future.” 

    Following the lecture, network with fellow attendees during a lunch reception and have the opportunity to speak with Braun. Sponsored by Lockheed Martin Corporation.
  • AIAA Associate Fellows Induction Ceremony and Reception (Proof of Purchase Required)

    Monday, 6 January, 1800 – 2030

    Room

    Windermere Ballroom

    Description

    Support your colleagues, and join us for the induction of the 2020 Associate Fellows. Tickets to this celebrated event are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

    For more information, click here.

  • Dryden Lecture in Research

    Wednesday, 8 January, 1800 – 1900

    Room

    Regency Ballroom Q

    Description

    Raphael T. Haftka, University of Florida
    Lecture: “Evolution of optimization, experiments, and uncertainty quantification with increasing computing power.”

  • SDM Lecture

    Wednesday, 8 January, 1800 – 1900

    Room

    Plaza Ballroom H

  • SciTech Forum Awards Luncheon (Proof of Purchase Required)

    Thursday, 9 January, 1230 – 1400

    Room

    Windermere Ballroom

    Description
    Join us as we celebrate the excellence of the aspiring, innovating, and inspiring members of our aerospace community. Click here for a list of award recipients.

Sponsors

Lockheed Martin
Boeing
Northrop Grumman
DARcorporation
Bastion Technologies
Millennium Engineering and Integration Company