The World's Forum for Aerospace Leadership

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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

    Why Attend

    A Message from the General Chair

    Why Attend?

    Business Development

    Engage with leaders from all elements of the aviation community as they focus on critical issues for the next decade of aviation development—critical issues that offer business development opportunities for you. Participate in the Business-to-Business networking sessions to learn about the latest technology opportunities, and form new alliances and partnerships



    Gain practical, actionable knowledge you can apply to the work you're doing in your specific field, right now. More than 390 papers address the latest developments in air traffic management, international powered lift, aircraft design, unmanned systems, cybersecurity, and energy efficiency.


    Security and IT

    Collaborate with cybersecurity and aviation experts on exploring the breadth of the cyber threat landscape and identifying the vulnerabilities facting global aviation.


    Program Managers

    Engage in sessions that will tackle some of the most important system development issues facing aerospace chief engineers, program managers, and systems engineers today.


    Public Policy Professionals

    Learn what policy issues, budgetary challenges, globalization, and economic investment constraints are affecting today's technology development and implementation.


    Young Professionals

    Meet people you might never otherwise encounter in the aviation business—people who could turn out to be your next teammate or employer.



    Connect and exchange ideas with the current and next generation of leaders in the aviation field.