8–12 January 2018
Gaylord Palms, Kissimmee, Florida

Speakers

Speakers at AIAA SciTech Forum are experts and leaders from all sectors of the aerospace industry. They will tackle the challenging issues facing the aerospace community, whether related to technology, policy, or workforce. 

Thanks to the distinguished 2017 AIAA SciTech Forum speakers!

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Danette Allen
Senior Technologist for Intelligent Flight Systems, NASA Langley Research Center
Biography

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Chuck Beames
Consultant

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Travis F. Blake
Senior Manager, Advanced Technology Center Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company
Biography

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P.J. Blount
Adjunct Professor, Montclair State University
Biography

Bowles, David
Dave Bowles
NASA Langley Director 2015-Present
Biography

Bradley, Marty
Marty Bradley

Technical Fellow, The Boeing Company

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Samantha Marquart Brainard

PhD Candidate, George Washington University
Biography

Bridges, Roy
Roy Bridges
NASA Langley Director 2003-2005
Biography

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Martin Bunzl
Professor, Department of Philosophy, Rutgers University

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Curt Carlson
Founder & CEO, The Practice of Innovation
Biography

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Carissa Christensen
Managing Partner, The Tauri Group
Biography

Creedon Jeremiah
Jeremiah Creedon
Langley Director 1996-2002
Biography

Cummings, MaryLouise
Mary “Missy” Cummings
Professor, School of Engineering, Duke University and Director, Humans and Autonomy Laboratory, Duke Robotics
Biography

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C. Douglas Ebersole
Executive Director, Air Force Research Laboratory
Biography

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Delma Freeman
NASA Langley Director 2002-2003
Biography

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Mike Gazarik
Vice President, Engineering, Ball Aerospace
Biography

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Neil Gershenfeld
Director, The Center for Bits and Atoms, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Biography

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Irene Gregory
Senior Technologist for Advanced Control Theory and Applications, NASA Langley Research Center
Biography

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Michael D. Griffin
Chairman and CEO, Schafer Corporation
Biography   

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Rob High
Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, IBM Watson
Biography

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Steven Huybrechts
Chief of Staff, Applied Minds LLC
Biography

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Moriba Jah
Director, Space Object Behavioral Sciences, University of Arizona

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Steve Jurczyk
NASA Langley Director 2014-2015
Biography

Kraft, Ed
Edward "Ed" Kraft

Technical Advisor, Air Force Test Center, Air Force Material Command, US Air Force
Biography

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Geoffrey Landis
Scientist, NASA Glenn Research Center
Biography

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John S. Langford
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation
Biography

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Robert Lutwak
Program Manager, DARPA

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Ben Marchionna
Lead System Integration & Test Engineer, SkySpecs
Biography 

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Robert Meakin
CREATE-AV Project Manager, Department of Defense
Biography

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Scott A. Morton
Kestrel Principal, Software Developer, CREATE Program, Department of Defense
Biography

Narducci, Robert
Robert Narducci
Technical Fellow, The Boeing Company
Biography

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George Nield
Associate Administrator, Commercial Space Transportation, FAA
Biography

Nielsen, Paul
Paul Nielsen

Director and CEO, Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University
Biography

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Dava Newman
Deputy Administrator, NASA
Biography

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Henry “Trey” Obering III
Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton
Biography

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Kevin Parsons
Director, Innovation and Transformation, Northrop Grumman Corporation
Biography

Peck, Mason
Mason Peck
Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University
Biography

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Darryll J. Pines
Dean, A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland
Biography

Post, Douglass
Douglass Post

Associate Director, High Performance Computing Modernization Program, Department of Defense
Biography 

Robyn, Dorothy
Dorothy Robyn
Independent Consultant/Writer; Former Commissioner, GSA, Public Buildings Service; Former DUSD (Installations and Environment)
Biography

Lesa Roe
Lesa Roe
Deputy Associate Administrator, NASA Headquarters/Administrator’s Office
Biography

Samanta-Roy
Robie Samanta Roy
Vice President, Technology Strategy & Innovation, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Biography

Sanger, Ken
Kenneth B. Sanger

Vice President and General Manager, 787 Airplane Development, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Biography

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Jonathan Sauder
Mechatronics Engineer, Technology Infusion Group, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Biography

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Brian Smith
ADP Program and Technology Integration, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
Biography

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Courtney Stadd
Washington Operations, Business Development, TIP Technologies
Biography

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Lisa Teague

Director of Research & Technology, Rolls-Royce Corporation
Biography

Graham Warwick
Graham Warwick
Technology Managing Editor, Aviation Week & Space Technology
Biography

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David Whelan
Vice President, Engineering and Chief Technologist, Boeing Defense Space & Security, The Boeing Company
Biography

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George Whitesides
CEO, Virgin Galactic and The Spaceship Company
Biography

Woolsey, Craig
Craig Woolsey
Professor of Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech
Biography

Yew, Alvin
Alvin Yew

Program Manager, NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts, Space Technology Mission Directorate, NASA
Biography

Zulkosky
Ann Zulkosky
Director, NASA Programs, Washington Operations, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company 

    Dates to Remember

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

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