2022 Region I Student Conference 25 March - 26 March 2022 Hyatt Place, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA

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Take part in AIAA’s Regional Student Conference by presenting your research in a formal technical meeting, exchange ideas, and discuss programs with students from other universities in your region.

You must be an AIAA Student Member and attending a college/university or high school in Region I to participate in the Region I Student Conference.

Region I includes Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, and Washington DC. Additionally, it includes students from the Canadian provinces of Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland and Labrador.

Cash prizes are awarded for first, second, and third place winners for each category. First-place regional winners are then invited to participate in the AIAA Foundation International Student Conference, held during the AIAA SciTech Forum each January.

Refer to the Student Conferences webpage for conference rules and FAQs.

Call for Papers
Abstract Submission is Closed

Abstract Deadline: 24 January 2022
Manuscript Deadline: 1 March 2022

Hotel and Travel
All times are Eastern Standard Time

Friday, 25 March
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm: Opening Remarks
1:15 pm – 2:45 pm:  Undergraduate Presentation Sessions
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Undergraduate Presentation Sessions
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm: Guest Speaker: Dr. Joseph Schetz, "Propulsion for Very High Speed Air Vehicles"

Saturday, 26 March
9:00 am – 11:00 am: Team and Master Category Presentation Session
11:15 am – 12:00 am: Guest Speaker: Dr. Eric Patterson
12:00 am – 12:45 pm: Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Undergraduate Presentation Session
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm: Facility Tours on VA Tech Campus
4:45 pm – 5:30 pm: Awards Ceremony
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Blue Ridge Axe Throwing and Pizza
Registration Fee

$50 per person

Registration is now closed.

Sponsored By
AIAA Foundation
Lockheed Martin

Contact AIAA Student Programs at studentprogram@aiaa.org.