8–12 January 2018
Gaylord Palms, Kissimmee, Florida

Detailed Program

Discover the latest in aerospace research, development, and technology. SciTech 2017 is a catalyst for inspired idea exchange, cutting across highly specialized technical disciplines, and advancing aerospace business solutions.

Daily Agenda

Saturday-Sunday   Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday

Saturday–Sunday, 7–8 January 2017

0800–1700 hrs  

2nd Sonic Boom Prediction Workshop
Introduction to Shock-Wave/Boundary-Layer Interactions (NEW!)
Liquid Atomization, Spray, and Fuel Injection in Aircraft Gas Turbine Engines
Six Degrees of Freedom Modeling of Missile and Aircraft Simulations


Sunday, 8 January 2017

0800–1700 hrs Hypersonics Test (NEW!)

1500–1700 hrs   Meet the Employers (a recruiting event)
     
1700-1730 hrs   International Student Conference Student Briefing
     
1800–1930 hrs   Student Welcome Reception 


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Monday, 9 January 2017

0730–0800 hrs  
  Speakers' Briefing - in session rooms
     
0800–0900 hrs
  Setting the Landscape—Factors Driving Today's Disruptive Environment
     
0900–0930 hrs
  Networking Break
     
0930-1030 hrs
  Non-Deterministic Approaches Lecture
     
0930–1130 hrs   CREATE Modeling & Simulation Environment
     
0930–1230 hrs  
  Technical Sessions
     
1230–1400 hrs
  Durand Lecture for Public Service and Luncheon
     
1400–1530 hrs
  SCS Lecture and Panel
     
1400–1600 hrs   NASA Langley Research Center, Storied Past, Soaring Future—100 Year Anniversary Historical Look at NASA Langley
     
1400–1700 hrs   Technical Sessions
     
1530–1600 hrs   Networking Break
     
1830–2230 hrs
  AIAA Associate Fellows Recognition Ceremony and Dinner
     
1900-2030 hrs
Rising Leaders in Aerospace Reception


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Tuesday, 10 January 2017

0730–0800 hrs
In session rooms
  Speakers' Briefing
     
0800-0900 hrs   Innovation to Enable NASA’s Journey to Mars
     
0900-0930 hrs   Networking Break
     
0900-1600 hrs Career Workshop: Tools to Ensure Your Career Success
     
0900-1430 hrs Generation STEM: Discovering Aerospace through Experience
     
0930-1030 hrs    ASC Lecture
     
0930-1130 hrs   Future of the Aerospace Industry and Workforce Needs
     
0930–1230 hrs   Technical Sessions
     
1230–1400 hrs   Recognition Luncheon Celebrating Achievements in Aerospace Sciences and Information Systems  
     
1300-1630 hrs
  Exposition Hall Open
     
1400–1600 hrs   Geoengineering to Mitigate Climate Change – Is there a Role for Aerospace?
     
1400–1700 hrs
  Technical Sessions
     
1530–1600 hrs   Networking Break
     
1600–1730 hrs   Rising Leaders in Aerospace Speed Mentoring
     
1730-1830 hrs   Dryden Lectureship in Research  
     
1815-2000 hrs

  Opening Reception in the Exposition Hall


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Wednesday, 11 January 2017

0730–0800 hrs
In session rooms
  Speakers' Briefing
     
0800-0900 hrs   Disruptive Policy Issues—Presidential Transitions
     
0845-1630 hrs   Exposition Hall Open
     
0900-0930 hrs   Networking Coffee Break in the Exposition Hall
     
0930-1130 hrs   Space Traffic Management
     
0930–1230 hrs   Technical Sessions
     
1230-1400 hrs   Luncheon in the Exposition Hall
     
1400-1600 hrs   Transitioning Your Idea from the Lab to Flight Test  
     
1400-1700 hrs    Technical Sessions
     
1530-1600 hrs
  Networking Break in Exposition Hall
     
1500-1700 hrs
  Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
     
1800-1900 hrs   Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Lecture
     
1800-1930 hrs
  Design, Build, Fly Discussion (DBF)


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Thursday,  12 January 2017


0730–0800 hrs
In session rooms
  Speakers' Briefing
     
0800-0900 hrs
  Disruptive Technology Developments—Breakthroughs that Will Transform Aerospace
     
0845-1400 hrs    Exposition Hall Open
     
0900-0930 hrs   Networking Coffee Break in the Exposition Hall
     
0930-1130 hrs
  Managing Change During the Development of Disruptive Technologies
     
0930-1230 hrs   Technical Sessions
     
1200-1400 hrs
  Recognition Luncheon Celebrating Achievements in Aerospace Design/Structures and Aerospace Literature
     
1230-1400 hrs
  Rising Leaders Keynote Speaker
     
1230-1400 hrs   Networking Lunch on Own
     
1400-1600 hrs
  NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC): Enabling Missions from Venus to Alpha Centauri
     
1400-1700 hrs   Technical Sessions
 
1530-1600 hrs
  Networking Break
     
1730-1930 hrs

  Women at SciTech Social Hour and Keynote Speaker  


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Friday, 13 January 2017 

0730-0800 hrs
In session rooms
  Speakers' Briefing
     
0800-0900 hrs   Plenary Panel
     
0800-0900 hrs
  Next-Generation Workforce
     
0900-0930 hrs   Networking Break
     
0900-1300 hrs     
  Technical Sessions


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Dates to Remember

  • Manuscript Deadline: 05 Dec 2017
  • Early Bird Reg Deadline: 18 Dec 2017
  • Cancellation Deadline: 18 Dec 2017

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