“WE HAVE COME FACE TO FACE WITH THE ESSENTIAL PROBLEM OF HOW TO USE MAN’S CREATIONS FOR THE BENEFIT OF MAN HIMSELF”

Charles Lindbergh in Spirit of St. Louis

The Lindbergh Innovation Forum

The Lindbergh Innovation Forum is a global platform to showcase breakthrough innovation in aviation, from a name that is synonymous with aviation transformation. It features inspiring and provocative presentations by entrepreneurs and inventors, that expose the audience to leading edge concepts that are shaping the future of flight. It demonstrates how key breakthroughs will dramatically change our conception of an aircraft, and how these coming changes will affect us all.

The Lindbergh Innovation Forum provides you with a unique opportunity to participate in the future of aviation by developing valuable, mutually beneficial connections with aviation trailblazers.

Innovation Talks

The following talks are from the Lindbergh Innovation Forum at EAA AirVenture 2018. They address current breakthrough innovations in aviation.

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Dr. Donald Hillebrand
Director, Energy Systems Division
Argonne National Laboratory

Overview Of Mobility Research - Electrified Flight And Energy Storage

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Adam Warmoth
Vehicle Requirements Lead
Uber Elevate

Path To Scale For Aerial Ridesharing

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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

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Roland Gerhards
Managing Director and CEO
ZAL Center of Applied Aeronautical Research

The Potential Of Additive Manufacturing In Aviation

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Mike Sinnett
Vice President, Product Strategy and Future Airplane Development, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
The Boeing Company

Innovating For The Future Today

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Dr. Susan Ying
Vice President of Technology Strategy & International Relations, Ampaire
President, International Council of Aeronautical Sciences

The Third Revolution In Aviation

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Stephen Burns
CEO
Workhorse Group

Advanced Control Systems for Safe Manned eVTOL Flight

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

Artificial Intelligence, Night and Beyond Visual Line of Sight

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Charles Spinelli
Associate Technical Fellow, Boeing Research & Technology
The Boeing Company

UAS Technology That Enhances Flight Safety