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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

    Why Attend?

    Why Attend?

    Nowhere else will you get the depth and breadth of sessions on Propulsion and Energy Conversion than at the AIAA conferences in Atlanta, GA.


    • Expand your knowledge as expert engineers and scientists share their latest research and development findings.
    • Find out what lies ahead as senior leaders in industry discuss their programs and business challenges during plenary and interactive panel sessions.
    • Network, discuss challenges, and share ideas during technical sessions, luncheons, networking breaks, and social activities.

    Who Should Attend?

    • Engineering managers and industry executives
    • Engineers, researchers, and scientists
    • Young aerospace professionals
    • Educators and students
    • Media representatives

    What to Expect?

    Discussions with distinguished government and industry speakers.
    • Robert Lightfoot, Center Director, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
    • David Thompson, CEO Orbital Sciences Corp.
    • David Garrison, Managing Director, Engine and Component Maintenance for Delta Tech Ops 

    Networking and interaction with your peers during:
    • Conference Evening Reception
    • Coffee Breaks
    • Awards Luncheon

    Opportunities to enhance your career through:
    • Hybrid Rocket Propulsion (2-3 August)
    • Advanced Solid Rockets(2-3 August)
    • Hydrogen Safety(2-3 August)
    • NPSS: A Practical Introduction(2-3 August)
    • Missile Design and System Engineering(2-3 August)
    • 1st Propulsion Aerodynamics Workshop (PAW01) (29 July)