Featured Events

Past Events

  • AV22Thumbnail 2022 AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition (AIAA AVIATION Forum)

    27 June - 1 July 2022

    Chicago, Illinois and Online

    The AIAA AVIATION Forum is the only aviation event that covers the entire integrated spectrum of aviation business, research, development, and technology.
  • 2ndAnnualLeadershipSymposium-400x400 2nd Annual Leadership Symposium – How Disruptive Change Results in Growth and Impact

    26 June 2022 1300 - 1700 (Central Daylight Time)

    Chicago, Illinois

    AIAA President-Elect Laura McGill, AIAA Executive Director Dan Dumbacher and other members of the Board of Trustees and the Council of Directors will provide insight on the Institute’s vision and strategic trajectory as we move forward.
  • 28th-aiaa-ceas-aeroacoustics-conf-logo 28th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference

    14 June - 17 June 2022

    Southampton, UK

    The AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference is the premier international forum for the field of aeroacoustics.
  • ASCEND-Sustainability-thumbnail ASCENDxSustainability: Sustaining Space for the Next Generation

    8 June 2022 1200 - 1415 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    The space industry was NOT created with sustainability in mind. Learn how sustainability is defined and embraced for space. Discover how space companies are taking sustainability to the next level.
  • AIAA logo icon AIAA SOSTC Improving Space Operations Workshop 2022

    16 May - 17 May 2022

    Virtual Event

    You are invited to attend Improving Space Operations Workshop 2022, organized by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Space Operations & Support Technical Committee (SOSTC). The 2022 event will take place virtually.
  • 26th-ADSTCS-image-400x400 26th Aerodynamic Decelerator Systems Technology Conference and Seminar (ADSTCS)

    16 May - 19 May 2022

    Toulouse, France

    The AIAA Aerodynamic Decelerator Systems Technology Conference and Seminar (ADSTCS) provides the world’s leading scientists, engineers, researchers, managers, and promising students within the field of parachute and aerodynamic decelerator systems an opportunity to present recent advances before a knowledgeable international audience
  • American Rocketry Challenge The American Rocketry Challenge 2022

    14 May 2022

    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.
  • Career Fair - register now AIAA Professional Virtual Career Fair

    10 May 2022 1500 - 1800 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    Calling all experienced aerospace professionals—recruiters representing some of the biggest names in the industry want to connect with talented professionals like you!
  • TU-Berlin-wiki 6th CEAS Conference on Guidance Navigation and Control - 2022 EuroGNC

    3 May - 5 May 2022

    Berlin, Germany

    It is a pleasure to remind you of the 6th CEAS Conference on Guidance, Navigation and Control (EuroGNC), co-organised by TU Berlin and the German Aerospace Society (DGLR). The conference will take place in Berlin, Germany, from 3-5 May 2022. Please find the full call for papers on the website. The deadline to submit the draft of your full paper is 31 October 2021.
  • Hermeus-Quarterhorse-thumbnail Hypersonics Challenges (Member Exclusive Webinar)

    28 April 2022 1200 - 1300 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    Hypersonics offers many advantages for aerospace applications in civil transport, space access, vehicle reusability, or strategic defense. To reveal these challenges the presentation will give an overview of hypersonic flows and how they affect aerospace missions.
  • 2022Galathumbnail 2022 AIAA Awards Gala

    27 April 2022 1800 - 2200 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Washington, DC, USA

    Join AIAA as we recognize individuals who have made tremendous achievements during their careers and continue to shape the aerospace industry. Our newly reimagined AIAA Awards Gala will take place under the stars in an outdoor event space at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC.
  • ASCENDxTexas800x800 ASCENDxTexas: Accelerating the Business of Space Exploration

    27 April - 28 April 2022

    Houston, Texas

    Join us in Houston for ASCENDxTexas, a new event designed to grow the Texas Space Ecosystem and our off-world future. In our first ASCEND event of 2022, we are excited to be working with our partners to bring the Texas space community together.
  • Fellows Dinner Photo 2022 AIAA Fellows Ceremony and Dinner

    26 April 2022 1830 - 2200 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Arlington, Virginia

    Please help us celebrate the Class of 2022 AIAA Fellows and Honorary Fellows. All AIAA Fellows and Honorary Fellows are cordially invited to the 2022 AIAA Fellows Dinner.
  • AA2.0_200x200 ADDITIV Aerospace 2.0

    26 April 2022 0900 - 1730 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    ADDITIV Aerospace is back! After the success of the event last year, ADDITIV Aerospace 2.0 will be taking place on April 26th, 2022 at 9:00AM – 5:30PM EDT (3:00 – 11:30 PM CEST).
  • Conrad Challenge Conrad Challenge - 2022 Innovation Summit

    25 April 2022

    Virtual

    Providing students a virtual, purpose-driven education is more important today than ever before. Entering its 16th year of designing a sustainable future, the Conrad Challenge offers a unique opportunity to a global community of students to collaborate and innovate together virtually. They become entrepreneurial problem-solvers, addressing challenging social, scientific and societal issues locally or globally.
  • DEFENSE Forum - soldiers 2022 AIAA Defense and Security Forum (AIAA DEFENSE Forum)

    19 April - 21 April 2022

    Laurel, Maryland, USA

    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.
  • mentor-match-thumbnail AIAA Speed Mentoring

    13 April 2022 1500 - 1600 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    Connect with our network of experienced aerospace professionals and students from the comfort of your own home during our speed mentoring event and find the right mentor or mentee for you!
  • EDGE technology AIAA Aerospace Perspectives Series: Taking Advanced Computing to the Tactical Edge

    12 April 2022 1100 - 1230 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    Lockheed Martin is assembling an outstanding panel of industry and academic leaders to discuss taking edge computing technologies and capabilities to the tactical edge.
  • Kramer-Library-UCOCS-wiki 2022 Region V Student Conference

    8 April - 9 April 2022

    Colorado Springs, CO, USA

    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.
  • GA-Tech-U-Campus3-region2 2022 Region II Student Conference

    4 April - 5 April 2022

    Atlanta, Georgia, USA

    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.
  • 2nd-IAA-logo 3rd International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Conference on Space Situational Awareness

    4 April - 6 April 2022

    Madrid, Spain

    The 3rd IAA Conference on Space Situational Awareness will take place at C/Santiago Grisolia, no. 4, Parque Tecnologico de Madrid (PTM), Madrid, Spain, 4–6 April 2022.
  • UTSA-campus-wiki-400 2022 Region IV Student Conference

    1 April - 2 April 2022

    San Antonio, Texas, USA

    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.
  • Scholars-Lane-UCA-Merced-wiki 2022 Region VI Student Conference

    1 April - 3 April 2022

    Merced, CA, USA

    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.
  • Purdue-University-campus-wiki-400 2022 Region III Student Conference

    25 March - 26 March 2022

    West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

    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.
  • VATech-2022RegionISC-400 2022 Region I Student Conference

    25 March - 26 March 2022

    Blacksburg, Virginia, USA

    AIAA has announced that the AIAA 2022 Region I Student Conference, set for 25–27 March 2022 will take place at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, in Blacksburg, Virginia.
  • NSBE Women Driving Innovation in Space

    17 March 2022 1230 - 1300 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    In celebration of Women’s History Month, join NSBE Aerospace Special Interest Group in collaboration with AIAA for this special webinar.
  • Capitol-Hill-christopher-ryan-unsplash-200 Congressional Visits Day 2022

    14 March - 18 March 2022

    Virtual

    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.
  • Christine-Darden Women Driving Aviation: Innovations in Breaking the Sound Barrier

    10 March 2022 1100 - 1200 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Virtual

    In celebration of Women’s History Month, join AIAA in collaboration with NSBE Aerospace Special Interest Group and the Royal Aeronautical Society for this special webinar featuring Christine Darden.
  • Big Sky, Montana. Credit: Jim from Lexington, KY'; wikipedia; CC BY-SA 2.0 2022 IEEE Aerospace Conference

    5 March - 12 March 2022

    Big Sky, Montana, USA

    The International Conference for Aerospace Experts, Academics, Military Personnel, and Industry Leaders.
  • Nagin Cox Women in Aerospace: Nagin Cox, NASA Spacecraft Operations Engineer

    25 February 2022 1900 - 2100 (Eastern Standard Time)

    The Portland State AIAA Student Branch is excited to host Nagin Cox virtually on February 25th
  • CF105 Once There was an Arrow — "Black Friday" of the Canadian Aviation Industry

    24 February 2022 1900 - 2015 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Join the AIAA New England Section for the expert webinar by Colonel Walter Gordon – Chairman of the AIAA Niagara Frontier Section and deputy chair of the AIAA History Committee
  • AIAA Central Florida Aerospace Resume & Interview Workshop

    24 February 2022 1900 - 2000 (Eastern Standard Time)

    AIAA Central Florida Section is hosting a resume and interviewing workshop for early-career aerospace professionals and students looking to enter the aerospace workforce.
  • Planetarium Journey Through the Night Sky

    23 February 2022 1600 - 1700 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Join the AIAA Greater Philadelphia Section in exploring your night sky as they show where you can find the nearest planets and constellations and learn how to spot them using only your eyes and sense of direction!
  • AIAA Northwest Florida Northwest Florida Section Engineers Week Tech Talks

    23 February 2022 1400 - 1500 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Multiple-Time-Scale Nonlinear Output Feedback Control of Systems With Model Uncertainties by Dr. John Valasek & Information front-end of aerospace systems: recent advances and experiences by Dr. Manoranjan Majji
  • Virtual-Career-Fair-16Feb2022-Thumbnail AIAA Professional Virtual Career Fair

    16 February 2022 1500 - 1800 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Virtual

    Calling all experienced aerospace veterans—recruiters representing some of the biggest names in the industry want to connect with talented professionals like you!
  • Bhavya-Lal ASCENDxWebinar: Policy Discussion with Bhavya Lal

    15 February 2022 1200 - 1300 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Virtual

    If you are interested in NASA technology, policy, and strategy then you will not want to miss this important ASCEND policy webinar featuring Bhavya Lal.
  • SciTech22Thumb SciTechxWebinar: 2022 Forum Perspectives, Inspiration, & Lessons Learned

    9 February 2022 1100 - 1230 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Virtual

    Join the 2022 AIAA SciTech Forum Executive Steering Committee in a town hall format Forum 360 to explore key takeaways from the 2022 forum and their thoughts on the future of the aerospace industry. The webinar is free and open to all, and will be available on demand.
  • AIAA-MAS-logo-300x300 AIAA Mid-Atlantic Professional Section Young Professionals, Students, and Educators (YPSE) Conference

    3 February - 4 February 2022

    Online

    The AIAA Mid-Atlantic Professional Section will host its annual Young Professionals, Students, and Educators (YPSE) Conference from 3–4 February 2022.
  • mentor-match-thumbnail AIAA Mentor Workshop

    28 January 2022 1400 - 1530 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Virtual

    Join a panel of experienced AIAA mentors as they discuss best practices and how to ensure a productive and positive experience for yourself and your mentee(s).
  • George Hotel AIAA Policy Breakfast (Cancelled)

    27 January 2022 0800 - 0930 (Eastern Standard Time)

    Washington, D.C.

    AIAA’s January policy breakfast has been cancelled.
  • SciTech22Thumb 2022 AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition (AIAA SciTech Forum)

    3 January - 7 January 2022

    San Diego, CA and Online

    AIAA SciTech Forum is the world’s largest event for aerospace research and development.
  • Melbourne-200 2021 Region VII Student Conference

    29 November - 30 November 2021

    Online

  • Hypersonics-SpacePlanes-200x200 AIAA International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference

    15 November - 17 November 2021

    Las Vegas, Nevada & ONLINE

    The 24th AIAA International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference, as a part of ASCEND 2021, provides a forum for discussion and exchange of information for attendees from across the globe about leading-edge research and development activities associated with space planes and hypersonic atmospheric flight vehicles and the technologies underpinning these capabilities.
  • ASCEND 2021 ASCEND (Accelerating Space Commerce, Exploration, and New Discovery)

    8 November - 17 November 2021

    Las Vegas, Nevada & ONLINE

    More than 3,000 technical experts, executives, entrepreneurs, and engineers — from classrooms through careers — attended the inaugural 2020 ASCEND last November. Plan now to join us for the 2021 edition. The universe is expanding, and ASCEND is your space.
  • cybersecurity-image-400x400 AIAA Corporate Member Connect: The New Normal of Aerospace Cybersecurity Compliance

    21 October 2021 1500 - 1600 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    AIAA corporate members are invited to explore the latest in aerospace research and development while networking with aerospace organizations across the globe. This event will feature representatives on behalf of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program -- CMMC.
  • AIAA logo icon AIAA Technical Committees: What Are They, and Why Should I Join?

    7 October 2021 1200 - 1300 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    A webinar helping to give you a better understanding of what AIAA Technical Committees are, what they do, and with examples of the professional value Technical Committee membership offers.
  • Career-Advancement-1-300x300 Professional Virtual Career Fair

    29 September 2021 1500 - 1800 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    Connect with companies looking to hire experienced aerospace professionals and be more than just another resume by receiving dedicated time with employers you want to work for.
  • ASCENDxSummit ASCENDxSummit: Attracting Investors to Your Space

    28 September 2021 1000 - 1300 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Whether you’re a start-up or a shooting star, this exclusive multi-session online event will accelerate your progress toward securing the funds you need and the financial partners you can trust to boost your prospects in space.
  • Hypersonic-vehicle-NASA-200 Supporting Hypersonic Flight Through UCAH and Research (Member Exclusive Webinar)

    20 September 2021 1300 - 1400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    Join Dr. Rodney Bowersox as he presents an overview of the OUSD Joint Hypersonics Transition Office sponsored University Consortium for Applied Hypersonics (UCAH).
  • DEFENSE21 2021 AIAA Defense and Security Forum (AIAA DEFENSE Forum)

    14 September - 16 September 2021

    Laurel, Maryland, USA

    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.
  • Space Stars The Urgency to Act on Space Traffic Management

    13 September 2021 1200 - 1300 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    In this free webinar, our dynamic panel will explain the basics of STM and why it is so important for space safety, sustainability, and security.
  • ICAS2020Thumb 32nd Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS) (Postponed)

    6 September - 10 September 2021

    Shanghai, China

  • 2021-SectionAwards-400x400 2021 Section Awards Presentation

    1 September 2021 1700 - 1900 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    Join AIAA as we celebrate the 2020-2021 winners for the annual section awards! There will also be an opportunity to network with peers and for section officers to swap best practices with one another.
  • Career-Advancement-1-300x300 Professional Virtual Career Fair (RESCHEDULED)

    31 August 2021 1500 - 1800 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    To enhance the experience for jobseekers and employers this event has been rescheduled to 29 September 2021, 1500-1800 hrs ET USA.
  • Gala21Thumbnail 2021 Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala

    12 August 2021 1700 - 1900 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    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.
  • NASA electric plane AIAA/IEEE Electric Aircraft Technologies Symposium (EATS)

    11 August - 13 August 2021

    Virtual Event

    The 4th annual AIAA/IEEE Electric Aircraft Technologies Symposium will take place 11–13 August 2021.
  • PE21-rocket-thumbnail 2021 AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum and Exposition (AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum)

    9 August - 11 August 2021

    Virtual Event

    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.
  • AV21-plane-thumbnail 2021 AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition (2021 AIAA AVIATION Forum)

    2 August - 6 August 2021

    Virtual

    The AIAA AVIATION Forum is the only aviation event that covers the entire integrated spectrum of aviation business, research, development, and technology.
  • Aerospace-Perspectives-Webinar-July2021-400x400 AIAA Aerospace Perspectives Series: Space Sustainability – Advancing the Benefits to Earth and Orbit

    20 July 2021 1100 - 1200 (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Virtual

    AIAA and Lockheed Martin have assembled a stellar panel to bring you up to speed on space sustainability. This rapidly evolving topic encompasses sustainability efforts on Earth facilitated from space, actions to mitigate orbital debris, and continued safe human access to space.
  • Regional-Leadership-Conference-400x400 2021 Regional Leadership Conference

    15 July - 27 July 2021

    Virtual

    The Regional Leadership Conference (RLC) is an annual event offering leaders in AIAA’s Regions and Sections and Student Branches to learn about resources, better understand their officer role, connect with peers, ask questions, and more. RLC 2021 will take place in three sessions over a three-week period using the REMO platform.