AIAA New Horizons Forum to explore space, speed and energy

November 23, 2010

November 23, 2010 - Reston, Va. - The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is pleased to announce that leaders from academia, government, and industry will once again convene in January in Orlando, Fla., at the AIAA New Horizons Forum. They will discuss the past and future of the space shuttle program, examine the role that aerospace can play in preserving Earth's environment, and consider the future of hypersonic flight.

Featuring a series of keynote addresses and panel discussions, the New Horizons Forum will be presented by AIAA in conjunction with the 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, being held January 4𔃅, 2011, at the Orlando World Center Marriot.

The keynote presentations and speakers at the New Horizon Forum will include: Panel discussions for this year's New Horizon Forum will include: The New Horizons Forum is chaired by Ron Sega, vice president for energy and the environment, Colorado State University and Ohio State University
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For more information on the New Horizons Forum, please contact Duane Hyland at 703.264.7558 or duaneh@aiaa.org. Registration information for the forum can be found at www.aiaa.org/events/asm. Registration for the forum is free for credentialed members of the media.

AIAA is the world's largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession. With more than 35,000 individual members worldwide, and 90 corporate members, AIAA brings together industry, academia, and government to advance engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense. For more information, visit www.aiaa.org.

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Suite 500, Reston, VA 20191-4344
Phone: 703.264.7558 Fax: 703.264.7551 www.aiaa.org

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

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