Featured Events
  • U-of-Alabama Cancelled - 2020 Region II Student Conference

    6 April - 7 April 2020

    Tuscaloosa, Alabama

    The student and volunteer organizers of the AIAA Region II Student Conference have cancelled their conference due to concerns about the coronavirus.
  • Hyatt-Place Cancelled-AIAA Policy Breakfast (6 April 2020)

    6 April 2020 0800 - 0930 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Washington, D.C., USA

    This new initiative is designed to connect AIAA members and perspective members with government stakeholders and other thought leaders. The educational series will cover topical issues of relevance to the aerospace community and offers a great opportunity to network with key representatives from government, industry, and academia. All events will take place in the Washington, D.C., area, have limited access, and be considered “off the record.”
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    8 April 2020 1300 - 1400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

  • logo-dbf Cancelled - AIAA Design/Build/Fly

    16 April - 19 April 2020

    Wichita, Kansas, USA

    Due to concern for the health and safety of everyone involved in Design/Build/Fly (DBF), the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has made the difficult decision to the cancel the event, which was scheduled to be held 16–19 April in Wichita, Kansas.
  • HeadshotSandyMagnus2020 Living and Working in Isolation (Free Webinar)

    17 April 2020 1300 - 1400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

  • Improving-Space-Ops-Workshop-2020-logo Cancelled - AIAA SOSTC Improving Space Operations Workshop 2020

    21 April - 22 April 2020

    Suitland, Maryland

    The organizers of the 2020 Improving Space Operations Workshop have regretfully decided to cancel this year’s workshop because of the growing uncertainty associated with the ongoing and increasing spread of the novel coronavirus.
  • Conrad Challenge Conrad Challenge - 2020 Virtual Innovation Summit

    21 April - 24 April 2020

    Cape Canaveral, Florida

    The Conrad Foundation and AIAA are proud to partner to bring science and technology studies to life through a student-driven, project-based approach.
  • PSU-160 Cancelled - 2020 Region I Student Conference

    24 April - 25 April 2020

    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.
  • DEFENSE Forum 2020 planes Cancelled - 2020 AIAA Defense and Security Forum (AIAA DEFENSE Forum)

    5 May - 7 May 2020

    The AIAA Defense and Security Forum (AIAA DEFENSE Forum) is a Secret/NOFORN event providing a venue for leaders from government, military, industry, and academia to advance and accelerate modernization, informed by Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering’s priorities.
  • Cancelled - The International Science and Engineering Fair

    10 May - 15 May 2020

    Anaheim, California

    AIAA is proud to sponsor the “Look Up! Awards” for the winning aerospace categories as well as one year of AIAA student membership with access to all AIAA student programs.
  • American Rocketry Challenge The American Rocketry Challenge

    16 May 2020

    The Plains, Virginia

    AIAA is proud to support this program by providing technical mentors and the opportunity to expose students to rocket challenges, fun, and the comradery that underpins the aerospace profession.
  • 2018-Honorary-Fellows-and-Fellows-200 Postponed - 2020 Fellows Dinner

    19 May - 21 May 2020

    Crystal City, Virginia

  • 27th Saint Petersburg International Conference on Integrated Navigation System

    25 May - 27 May 2020

    Saint Petersburg, Russia

    The 27th Saint Petersburg International Conference on Integrated Navigation Systems will be held by the State Research Center of the Russian Federation - Concern Central Scientific and Research Institute Elektropribor, JSC.
  • AVIATION-2020-thumbnail 2020 AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition (2020 AIAA AVIATION Forum)

    15 June - 19 June 2020

    Reno, Nevada, USA

    The AIAA AVIATION Forum is the only aviation event that covers the entire integrated spectrum of aviation business, research, development, and technology. The 2020 forum will bring together experts to share ideas on aeroacoustics; applied aerodynamics; fluid dynamics; multidisciplinary design optimization; air traffic operations, management, and systems; and much more.
  • Spaceport America Cup Spaceport America Cup

    16 June - 20 June 2020

    New Mexico

    AIAA is proud to be a sponsor on this university competition as more than 1500 university students participate in launching solid, liquid, and hybrid rockets to target altitudes of 10,000 and 30,000 feet.
  • Postponed: ICNPAA 2020: Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Aerospace and Sciences

    23 June - 26 June 2020

    Prague, Czech Republic

    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Aerospace.
  • AIAA Gala 2020 Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala (Rescheduled)

    17 July 2020

    Washington, D.C.

    Join us in celebration of recognizing the contributions of aerospace professionals and/or become a sponsor of the Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala’s Welcome and Congratulatory Receptions.
  • LakeTahoe-160 2020 AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference

    9 August - 13 August 2020

    South Lake Tahoe, California

    The 2020 AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference will be held August 9-13, 2020 at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel in South Lake Tahoe, CA. The conference is organized by the American Astronautical Society (AAS) Space Flight Mechanics Committee and co-sponsored by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Astrodynamics Technical Committee.
  • COSPAR-2020-logo 43rd Scientific Assembly of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) and Associated Events (COSPAR 2020)

    15 August - 22 August 2020

    Sydney, Australia

  • Propulsion AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum and Exposition (AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum)

    24 August - 26 August 2020

    New Orleans, LA, USA

    AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum is the world’s only conference event to showcase both aeronautics and space propulsion and energy technologies in a single venue.
  • Dulles-Airport-200 2020 Integrated Communications Navigation and Surveillance Conference (ICNS)

    9 September - 11 September 2020

    Herndon, Virginia

    The Integrated Communications Navigation and Surveillance (ICNS) Conference, originally scheduled for 21–23 April 2020, is now scheduled for 9–11 September 2020. ICNS is the premier international aviation conference addressing technology and policy advances in CNS research, development and implementation programs, and policies related to CNS/ATM capabilities and applications.
  • 32nd Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS)

    14 September - 18 September 2020

    Shanghai, China

  • River-Walk-San-Antonio-200 39th Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC)

    11 October - 15 October 2020

    San Antonio, Texas

    Please join us in San Antonio, Texas for the 39th AIAA/IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC), the preeminent R&D Conference in the field of digital avionics offered by its two most distinguished professional societies, the Digital Avionics Technical Committee (DATC) of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and the Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society (AESS) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
  • ASCEND ASCEND – Accelerating Space Commerce Exploration and New Discovery

    16 November - 18 November 2020

    Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

    As we embark on a bold new era of space exploration, AIAA’s ASCEND provides you with something few space events can: a seat at the table.
  • Sheraton-Charlotte-Hotel 31st AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting

    31 January - 4 February 2021

    Charlotte, North Carolina

    The 31st AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting hosted by the American Astronautical Society (AAS) and co-hosted by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), will be held 31 January–4 February 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • Big Sky, Montana. Credit: Jim from Lexington, KY'; wikipedia; CC BY-SA 2.0 2021 IEEE Aerospace Conference

    6 March - 13 March 2021

    Big Sky, Montana

    The international IEEE Aerospace Conference, with AIAA and PHM Society as technical cosponsors, is organized to promote interdisciplinary understanding of aerospace systems, their underlying science and technology, and their applications to government and commercial endeavors.
  • TU-Berlin-wiki 6th CEAS Conference on Guidance Navigation and Control (2021 EuroGNC)

    5 May - 7 May 2021

    Berlin, Germany

    EuroGNC is the biannual conference for the international community of researchers and practitioners in the field of aerospace guidance, navigation and control. It provides a platform to discuss latest research results, perspectives on future developments and innovative applications relevant to aerospace and aeronautics.

Past Events

  • Portland-State-University-Campus-160 Postponed - 2020 Region VI Student Conference

    28 March - 29 March 2020

    Portland, Oregon

    The student and volunteer organizers of the AIAA Region VI Student Conference have postponed their conference due to concerns about the coronavirus.
  • OSU-Campus-160 Cancelled - 2020 Region III Student Conference

    27 March - 28 March 2020

    Columbus, Ohio

    The student and volunteer organizers of the AIAA Region III Student Conference have cancelled their conference due to concerns about the coronavirus.
  • first-day-students-ps-160 Cancelled - 2020 Region IV Student Conference

    27 March - 28 March 2020

    Stillwater, Oklahoma

    The student and volunteer organizers of the AIAA Region IV Student Conference have cancelled their conference due to concerns about the coronavirus.
  • Aero 2020 Postponed–55th 3AF International Conference on Applied Aerodynamics, “Turbulent flows in Aerodynamic Applications”

    23 March - 25 March 2020

    Poitiers, France (ISAE-ENSMA)

  • CVD-160 Cancelled - Congressional Visits Day 2020

    18 March 2020

    Washington, DC

    Congressional Visits Day (CVD) is an annual event that brings AIAA members—engineers, scientists, researchers, and students—to meet with national decision makers to discuss critical community issues in civil aeronautics, civil astronautics, and defense.
  • X-43_NASA Cancelled - 23rd AIAA International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference

    10 March - 12 March 2020

    Montréal, Québec, Canada

    The 23rd AIAA International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference has been canceled.
  • 2020 IEEE Aerospace Conference

    7 March - 14 March 2020

    Big Sky, Montana

    The international IEEE Aerospace Conference, with AIAA and PHM Society as technical cosponsors, is organized to promote interdisciplinary understanding of aerospace systems, their underlying science and technology, and their applications to government and commercial endeavors.
  • 8th Aircraft Noise and Emissions Reduction Symposium (ANERS)

    25 February - 28 February 2020

    Bordeaux, France

    This conference will be offering scientists and engineers from industry, government, and academia an exceptional opportunity to exchange knowledge and results of current studies and to discuss directions for future research in the fields of aeronautics and space.
  • 66th Annual Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS®)

    27 January - 30 January 2020

    Palm Springs, California

    The Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS®) is a yearly gathering of the product assurance disciplines where training, tutorials, and the latest technical practices, procedures, and results are presented in easy-to-utilize forums and proceedings.
  • 2nd-IAA-logo 2nd International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Conference on Space Situational Awareness

    14 January - 16 January 2020

    Arlington, Virginia, USA

  • Music-City-Center-Nashville-TN 2020 AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition (AIAA SciTech Forum)

    6 January - 10 January 2020

    Orlando, Florida

    The AIAA SciTech Forum is the world’s largest event for aerospace research, development, and technology. The 2020 forum will bring together experts to share ideas on Fluid Dynamics; Applied Aerodynamics; Guidance, Navigation, and Control; Structures; and much more.
  • AF-Class-of-2019-Partial-160 2020 AIAA Associate Fellows Induction Ceremony and Reception

    6 January 2020

    Orlando, Florida, USA

    The Class of 2020 Associate Fellows will be officially recognized for their accomplishments in engineering or scientific work, outstanding merit, and contributions to the art, science, or technology of aeronautics or astronautics. Join us in recognizing these exemplary professionals during the Associate Fellows Induction Ceremony followed by a reception, to be held in conjunction with the 2020 AIAA SciTech Forum (AIAA SciTech) at the Hyatt Regency Orlando on Monday evening, 6 January.
  • Marriot-Resort-200x200 Region VII – Australia/International Student Conference

    4 December - 5 December 2019

    Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

    Save the date for the 2019 Region VII Australia/International Student Conference taking place 4-5 December 2019 in Gold Coast, located just outside of Brisbane in Queensland, Australia.
  • George Hotel AIAA Policy Breakfast (Nov. 21, 2019)

    21 November 2019 0800 - 0930 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Washington, D.C., USA

    Our first event will feature senior Senate staff members who will discuss the newly introduced NASA authorization bill, as well as the Senate Aviation and Space Subcommittee’s legislative outlook for the second session of the 116th Congress.
  • ICSSC-2019-Graphic 37th International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC-2019)

    29 October - 1 November 2019

    Okinawa, Japan

    The 37th International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC) and its Colloquium - one of the most influential technical events on satellite communications systems - will take place in Okinawa, Japan. This year’s conference theme will be “Ensuring a Realistic Migration, Harmonization and Integration of Space Based Communications Facilities Within the 5G Network.
  • Techstars-200 Techstars Startup Weekend D.C., Space

    22 October - 24 October 2019

    Washington, DC

    Techstars Startup Weekend is the best place to learn how to build a startup and connect with your community; a melting pot of the area’s most creative thinkers, builders and implementers. It’s a 3-day long sprint to launch new products and services that solve real-world problems. This Startup Weekend is focusing on SPACE.
  • ITC_logo International Telemetering Conference (ITC)

    21 October - 24 October 2019

    Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

    ITC is the premeir annual forum and technical exhibition providing telemetry specific short courses, technical papers from professionals and students and exhibits of the industry's leading companies.
  • International Astronautical Congress 2019 (IAC2019)

    21 October - 25 October 2019

    Washington, D.C.

    IAC is the “World’s Premier Global Space Event” among space-focused scientists, researchers, engineers, agencies, businesses, students, young professionals, policymakers, astronauts, space-related members of the press, and the general public that are interested in the science of space.
  • CEAS-ASC Workshop 2019 on “Advanced Materials for Aeroacoustics”

    26 September - 27 September 2019

    Rome, Italy

  • Amelia Earhart Aerospace Summit 2019 Logo Amelia Earhart Aerospace Summit

    21 September - 22 September 2019

    West Lafayette, Indiana

    The 2019 Amelia Earhart Aerospace Summit is a national event during Purdue's 150th anniversary year, intended to empower all students to pursue careers in aerospace industry, academia, and government, and to provide the opportunity to expand their personal and professional networks through interactions with preeminent leaders in these fields.