New Horizons Forum to explore new challenges, future opportunities and emerging trends in aerospace

December 14, 2009

December 10, 2009- Reston, Va. - The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is pleased to announce that leaders from government, academia, and industry will convene in January in Orlando, Fla., at the New Horizons Forum to discuss new challenges, future opportunities, and emerging trends in aerospace programs, research, and education.

Featuring a series of keynote addresses and panel discussions, the New Horizons Forum will be presented by AIAA as a part of the 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, being held January 4𔃅, 2010, at the Orlando World Center Marriott.

The keynote presentations and speakers at the New Horizons Forum will be:Panel discussion topics and participants will be as follows:The New Horizons Forum is co-chaired by Michael Francis, chief, Advanced Program Research Center, United Technologies, and David Whelan, vice president-general manager and deputy, Boeing Phantom Works.
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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 press.

AIAA is the world's largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession. With more than 36,000 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.

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