Cancelled - 2020 Region I Student Conference 24 April - 25 April 2020 Penn State University, State College, PA

The student and volunteer organizers of the AIAA Region I Student Conference have cancelled their conference due to concerns about the coronavirus.  

The Region I Student Conference was scheduled to be held 24-25 April at Penn State University and has been cancelled at this time out of an abundance of caution due to a concern for the health and safety of visitors, students, faculty, and staff. AIAA will provide a full refund of conference registration fees in the next 3 to 5 business days. Students are still encouraged to submit their papers by 9 April 2020 to be evaluated for feedback from judges.

Student papers submitted to the conferences will still be evaluated by technical judges, and feedback will be provided after reviews have been completed. Additional information about is forthcoming regarding refunds. We apologize for this inconvenience, and we appreciate your understanding and patience. For any questions, please contact Michael Lagana at

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