Industry Invited to Participate in AeroTech Aerospace and Defense Technical Program

Share your knowledge and expertise: Submit one or more abstracts – a quick process requiring just a title, description, and contact information – by the deadline of Monday, October 4, 2021.

SAE International is inviting global participation in its AeroTech® aerospace and defense technology conference and exhibition, which is for the first time co-located with ASM International’s AeroMat, at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California, March 15 through 17, 2022.

Share your knowledge and expertise with the global aerospace and defense technical community at the annual AeroTech conference . Plan to participate and harness one or more of the opportunities described below.

Submit a technical paper or presentation for potential inclusion in AeroTech ’s Technical Program. Demonstrate your thought-leadership by:

  • sharing new approaches and successes,
  • updating industry on current work and projects,
  • offering guidance and potential solutions to pressing challenges,
  • imparting lessons learned and best practices, and/or
  • convey cutting-edge research, development, and process or technology innovations.

Get started  simply by submitting a title and brief abstract (up to 250 words) online here .

Join an AeroTech Technical Committee specific to your area(s) of expertise. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to join industry peers who are volunteering their time helping to shape the AeroTech technical program, keeping pace with advances and learning about the latest innovations first, convening and contributing to the global aerospace and defense community, boosting information-sharing and collaboration across the mobility ecosystem, networking with industry thought-leaders and innovators, and leaving a lasting legacy. (Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to join one or more AeroTech technical committees alongside industry peers.)

Save the date and plan to attend AeroTech 2022  in-person on March 15–17, 2022 at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California, to network, collaborate, take part in high-tech conversations, exchange practical solutions to current and future challenges, and share innovative products and practices.

Take part in AeroTech

SAE International’s AeroTech is the premier global high-tech conference & exhibition focused on virtually every facet of modern aerospace and defense mobility, including platform, system, subsystem, component, and material research & development, engineering, manufacturing, assembly, testing/verification, certification, integration/ deployment, sustainment, safety, security, and environmental sustainability.

Innovators and thought-leaders from across the global aerospace community convene annually at AeroTech to share the latest technical knowledge and innovations, discuss real-world challenges and practical solutions, discover new technologies and techniques, uncover trends and opportunities, and network, problem-solve, and partner.

A hybrid event, AeroTech provides the opportunity to share expertise and innovations in-person at the physical conference and remotely via the AeroTech Digital Summit.

Harness this opportunity to demonstrate your expertise and thought-leadership, present your latest work, share your knowledge, and network and collaborate with engineers, executives, regulators, researchers, scientists, academia, and other key decision makers from across the global aerospace ecosystem. Visit .

Abstract submissions are invited through October 4, 2021  on a wealth of topics.

Key focus areas include:

  • Additive Manufacturing and Materials
  • Autonomy and AI
  • Environment and Sustainable Aviation (Sustainability)
  • Modeling, Simulation and Testing
  • Cybersecurity / Cyber-Physical Security
  • Inclusion, diversity, equity, accessibility and leadership (IDEAL Summit)
  • Advanced Air Mobility (AAM)
  • Multimodal Mobility (M3 – air, auto, rail, micromobility, smart city/infrastructure)

Hot topics addressed annually at AeroTech:

  • Aircraft Systems, including avionics, electronics hardware, software
  • Aero Fastening, Assembly, and Tooling
  • Business, Economics, and Forecasting
  • Flight and Systems Engineering
  • Emerging Technologies, Vehicles, and Systems
  • Industry 4.0, Smart Factory, and Digital Manufacturing
  • Safety and Human Factors
  • Power, Thermal, and Propulsion
  • Safety and Security
  • Supply Chain, Obsolescence, and Sustainment

Please note: Speakers are required to register and will be charged a registration fee to attend AeroTech. Visit the AeroTech website ( ) for more info.

Did you know that SAE offers a chance for you to submit a manuscript to the SAE International Journal of Aerospace? Visit here  to learn more.

Active safety systems Aerodynamics Aerospace Aircraft Aircraft Aircraft operations Aircraft structures Airline fleets Alternative Fuels Alternative fuels Analysis methodologies Artificial Intelligence Artificial intelligence (AI) Automated Vehicles Automation Automation Automation Automotive Automotive Testing Autonomous vehicles Autonomy Aviation Aviation fuels Avionics Avionics Batteries Batteries Biofuels Biomass Bodies and Structures Chemicals Command, Control, and Navigation Systems Commercial Vehicles Communication systems Communications Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Data Acquisition Data acquisition and handling Data management Defense Design processes Displays Displays/Monitors/HMIs Education and training Electrical systems Electrification Electrification Electronic control systems Electronic equipment Electronics Electronics & Computers Electronics & Computers Emissions Emissions control Energy Energy Storage Energy storage systems Engine/Powertrain Engines Environmental protection Failure analysis Fasteners Financial management Fleets Flight control systems Flight management systems Fluid Handling Fluid Power Fluid power systems Gravity Green Design & Manufacturing Greenhouse Gases Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems (HVAC) Human machine interface (HMI) Hybrid power Hydraulic systems Imaging Imaging and visualization Industrial Design and Human Factors Inspection Equipment Inspections Jet engines Joining & Assembly Logistics Machinery Machining processes Manufacturing & Prototyping Manufacturing processes Materials Materials handling Mechanical Components Military Ground Vehicles Military vehicles and equipment Navigation and guidance systems Noise On-board energy sources Optics Optics Parts People and personalities Power Transmission Powertrains Product Development Product development Production Propellants Propulsion Quality control Quality management systems RF & Microwave Electronics Radio equipment Renewable Energy Rocket engines Rotary-wing aircraft Safety testing and procedures Satellite/Spacecraft Communications Sensors Sensors and actuators Simulation Software Simulation and modeling Spacecraft Spacecraft Suppliers Supply chain management Sustainable development Telecommunications Test & Measurement V2X Vehicle dynamics Vehicles Weather and climate