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Lindbergh Innovation Forum at the AIAA SciTech Forum

Wednesday January 9th, 2019 in San Diego, CA

Presentation videos to be posted soon

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Speakers at the Lindbergh Innovation Forum at AIAA

Gwen Lighter

Founder and CEO, GoFly

Promoting Innovation Through Competition

Dr. John Langford

Chairman and CEO, Aurora Flight Sciences and President, AIAA

A Major Step Forward

Ben Marcus

Co-Founder and Chairman, AirMap

The Advent Of Unmanned Air Traffic Management

Dr. Edgar Waggoner

Director, Integrated Aviation Systems Program, Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate, NASA

Innovations Opening Up The Commercial Supersonic Market, Including The X-59

Mike Hinderberger

Senior Vice President of Aircraft Development, Aerion Corporation

The Return To Civil Supersonic

Kevin Noertker

Co-Founder and CEO, Ampaire

The Path To High Performance Electric Aircraft

Erik Lindbergh

President, VerdeGo Aero

Event host and moderator

John Petersen

Chairman, The Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation

A Survey Of The Leading Edge Of A Rapidly Building Revolution In Aerospace

The Lindbergh Innovation Forum is a global platform to promote breakthrough innovation in aviation, from a name that is synonymous with aviation transformation.

At major aviation conventions worldwide, we feature inspiring and provocative presentations by aviation trailblazers that expose the audience to leading edge concepts that are shaping the future of flight.

Attendees are exposed to key breakthroughs that will dramatically change our conception of an aircraft, and learn how these coming changes will affect us all.

Featured Talks

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Mike Sinnett

Vice President, Product Strategy and Future Airplane
Development, Boeing Commercial Airplanes

Innovating For The Future Today

Dr. Donald Hillebrand

Director, Energy Systems Division
Argonne National Laboratory

Overview Of Mobility Research – Electrified Flight And Energy Storage

Adam Warmoth

Vehicle Requirements Lead, Uber Elevate

Path To Scale For Aerial Ridesharing

Dr. Pat Anderson

Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Director, Eagle
Flight Research Center, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Airplane Design As Avatar: Electric Propulsion Enables A Radical Transportation Future

Roland Gerhards

Managing Director and CEO
ZAL Center of Applied Aeronautical Research

The Potential Of Additive Manufacturing In Aviation

Dr. Susan Ying

Vice President of Technology Strategy & International Relations, Ampaire and President, International Council of Aeronautical Sciences

The Third Revolution In Aviation

Stephen Burns

CEO, Workhorse Group

Advanced Control Systems for Safe Manned eVTOL Flight

Charles Spinelli

Associate Technical Fellow, Boeing Research & Technology

UAS Technology That Enhances Flight Safety

Robert Hannaford

Co-Founder and Director, Air Shepherd (UAV & Drone Solutions)

Artificial Intelligence, Night and Beyond Visual Line of Sight

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