Aerospace Alliance Summit


October 12-13, 2017
Marriott Renaissance Arts New Orleans Hotel
New Orleans, Louisiana

 

The Aerospace Alliance Annual Summit provides a forum to understand and discuss the future for aerospace considering current and imminent changes across all aspects of the industry.
 

REGISTER TODAY

 

 

Fall Summit Agenda

Thursday, October 12th

Registration from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Renaissance Arts Hotel Lobby

5:30 p.m.

VIP Reception

Hosted by the Secretaries of Commerce of the Aerospace

Alliance States

The National World War II

Museum – Boeing Pavilion

6:15 p.m.

AEROSPACE ALLIANCE WELCOME RECEPTION

Hosted by Summit Presenting Sponsors Boeing, Florida Power & Light and Space Florida

The National World War II Museum – Boeing Pavilion

7:00 p.m.

DINNER WITH KEYNOTE

John Shannon, VP, Space Launch System Program Manager, The Boeing Company

The National World War II Museum – Boeing Pavilion

 

Friday, Friday October 13th

Registration from 7:00 a.m. until noon

Renaissance Arts Hotel Lobby

7:15 a.m.

NETWORKING BREAKFAST

Arts Gallery

7:15 a.m.

CONCURRENT BREAKFAST MEETING - EDUCATION, WORKFORCE, AND R&D

Hosted by Alabama Community College Systems and Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Blue Dog Room

8:30 a.m.

WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

Lt. Gov. Nungesser & Neal Wade, Aerospace Alliance Chair

Patrons I - III Ballroom

 

9:00 a.m.

KEYNOTE - Greg Wyler, CEO, One Web

Patrons I - III Ballroom

10:00 a.m.

Networking Break

Hosted by Summit Platinum Sponsors Leonardo DRS & NASA Michoud Assembly Center

Prefunction Area

10:15 a.m.

NASA 3-STATE PANEL DISCUSSION

Leaders of Stennis and Marshall Space Centers & Michoud Assembly Facility

Patrons I - III Ballroom

 

11:15 a.m.

KEYNOTE - Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Dave Melcher, President & CEO Aerospace Industries Association

Patrons I - III Ballroom

 

12:15 p.m. 

NETWORKING LUNCHEON

AEROSPACE ALLIANCE REGION EDUCATION UPDATE

INFORMAL Q&A WITH THE “STROLLING SECRETARIES” Secretaries of Commerce/Head of Economic Development of Louisiana, Alabama & Mississippi

Hosted by The Gulf Coast Economic Development Alliance

Arts Gallery

 

1:45 p.m.

ADJOURN

 

 

Our Sponsors

 


PRESENTING SPONSORS

PLATINUM SPONSORS


SILVER SPONSORS

Sponsors of this year’s summit include presenting sponsors Boeing, Space Florida, and Florida Power and Light along with platinum sponsors NASA Michoud Assembly Facility and Leonardo DRS. Mississippi Gulf Coast Alliance also supports the event.