Attention Aero East Teams

1/11/2024 12:13:57 PM ET   SAE Aero Design East

Aero Tech - Aerospace Conference

Happy New Year Aero East Teams,

Just days after Aero Design East, SAE will be holding it's largest aerospace conference of the year, Aero Tech in Charlotte, North Carolina! Have you ever wanted to learn more about the aerospace industry, but didn't know where to start?

This year Aero Tech will be debuting the Nexgeneer Program, designed to introduce students and young professionals to the world of aerospace. This program will occur during the Aero Tech conference, on Tuesday, March 12th and Wednesday, March 13th. It will cover various workshop topics and provide opportunities for students to connect with industry leaders on the exhibit floor and during a special Wednesday speed networking session.

Workshops will cover the topics below. A more detailed Nexgeneer Program layout can be found here.

  • Aerodynamics
  • Advanced Materials
  • Sustainability
  • Automation
  • Aerospace Standards
  • Personal Development

SAE student members can register for FREE by using the promo code "MOPRO" at checkout!

Transportation and hotel expenses are the responsibility of the student.

Register today!

Make the most out of your trip to the East Coast in March. This is a great opportunity to be introduced to the basics of the Aerospace Industry, connect with industry leaders and share your experiences from Aero Design East.

Regular updates on SAE Aero Design East competition events and deadlines will begin next week, so make sure to have push notifications enabled and continue to check our newsfeed.

Bonus Opportunity for Aero East Teams

Would you like your Aero Design East plane to be showcased in the Aero Tech exhibit hall? Any team that has 3 or more students comitted to attending the conference can request to have their aircraft displayed so that they can talk to members of the aerospace industry about their work! This limited opportunity is not a guarantee and will be addressed on first come, first served basis. Contact Brett Foley at [email protected] if you team is interested in showcasing your completed competition plane at the conference.