13–16 September 2016
Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, California


von Kármán Lecture

Tuesday, 13 September, 1830 – 1930 hrs, Hyatt Regency Long Beach  

Awardees will be announced soon.


William H. Pickering Lecture

Wednesday, 14 September, 1830-1930 hrs, Hyatt Regency Long Beach  

The William H. Pickering Lecture is named for the former NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Director to honor his initiation and leadership of America’s unmanned scientific space program, from Explorer I in 1958 through the development of the Viking orbiters and Voyager outer planet and interstellar missions. The lecture is open to all attendees and the general public.

The Juno Mission

Rick Nybakken (Invited)   Scott Bolton (Invited)
Project Manager
Juno Mission
Applied Physics Laboratory
  Juno Principal Investigator
Southwest Research Institute

Juno launched on August 5th 2011 and is expected to reach Jupiter in July 2016. Hear from the Juno team in this video.

Recognition Luncheon—Celebrating Achievements in Space and Astronautics

Thursday, 15 September, 1230–1400 hrs, Hyatt Regency Long Beach

A ticket for the luncheon is required and included in the registration fee where indicated. Additional tickets for guests may be purchased on site, as space is available. Awards will be announced soon.

AIAA/NAE Yvonne C. Brill Lectureship in Aerospace Engineering

Thursday, 15 September, 1830-1930 hrs, Hyatt Regency Long Beach

The lecture is open to all attendees and the general public

Engineering Leadership: The Need for Technical Excellence and Diversity

Wanda Austin

Wanda M. Austin
President & CEO
The Aerospace Corporation

Dates to Remember

  • Manuscript Deadline: 18 Aug 2016
  • Early Bird Reg Deadline: 23 Aug 2016
  • Cancellation Deadline: 29 Aug 2016

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