Connect with Montreal’s Global Aerospace Market

The VFS 76th Annual Forum and Technology Display, the industry’s longest running and most established vertical flight event, returns to the Palais des Congres de Montreal, May 19–21, 2020. This year’s Forum technology display will attract a broad international audience from both military and commercial sectors representing the vertical flight industry’s top program managers and aerospace professionals.

Why Montreal

Montreal is the world’s second-ranked aerospace industry centre measured in terms of jobs per capita. Located in the province of Quebec, the region represents 70% of Canada’s aerospace R&D spending. Quebec's aerospace industry produces more than $12 billion in sales annually, 80% from exports. Collectively, Quebec’s aerospace community comprises of 200+ firms employing more than 42,500 engineers, technicians and other skilled aerospace workers. 98% of these workers are concentrated in greater Montreal.

Leading vertical flight and aerospace corporations located in the region:

• Bell/Textron

• Bombardier Aerospace

• CAE

• Esterline CMC Electronics

• Heroux-Devtek

• Pratt & Whitney Canada

• Safran

• Thales Avionics

Why Exhibit at Forum 76?

Unlike other trade shows, Forum 76 will provide access to an elite technical community responsible for directing the manufacturing processes for the global vertical flight industry. Exhibitors will interface with top program managers and engineers on the show floor during unopposed exhibit hall refreshment breaks, exhibit hall luncheons and receptions. Designated exhibitor personnel will also have access to the military program manager briefings and over 40 technical sessions.

The Future of Vertical and Electric Flight

The Forum 76 Technology Display is the most extensive exposition addressing the needs of the vertical flight, industry. Leading manufacturers, service providers, defense agencies, universities and research and development organizations will showcase the very latest in aviation technology:


Airframes Avionics Components Design Capabilities Display Systems
Electro-Optics Engine Propulsion Fuel and Utility Systems Health and Usage Monitoring Systems Mission Support
VTOL Research and Development Safety Systems Simulation and Training Autonomous VTOL Aircraft University Research

Exhibit Package Includes:

  1. Quality backdrop draping and divider rails
  2. Booth identification sign
  3. Your company listing in the Forum 76 Final Program
  4. 24-hour security in the Exhibit Hall
  5. One "FULL" registration kit per 10' X 10' space purchased (limit 5). Gives access to technical sessions, Exhibit Hall lunches and reception, VFF Reception and the Grand Awards Banquet.
  6. Two exhibitor badges per 10' X 10' unit of display space (limit 10). Gives access to the Exhibit Hall during scheduled hours and includes exhibitor lunches and receptions.
Forum 76 Exhibit Rates: Before or On Nov. 30 After Nov. 30
Corporate Members $2,700 per 10'x10' Unit $2,800 per 10'x10' Unit
Non-Corporate Members $2,850 per 10'x10' Unit $2,950 per 10'x10' Unit
Education Member/Gov't $1,950 per 10'x10' Unit $2,050 per 10'x10' Unit

Reserve Your Exhibit Space Today!


2020 Exhibit Hall Hours (subject to change)

Tuesday, May 19, 2020      9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020    9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 21, 2020    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

To select exhibit space, please download and complete the application and return it to VFS by fax or email. If you prefer to speak with someone, please email VFS or call 703-684-6777 x105.

Download these important documents:
Exhibit Applications & Rules Exhibit Hall Plan Exhibitor List
Exhibitor Prospectus Exhibitor Registration Manual Freeman Exhibitor Service Kit
Sponsorship Opportunities Sponsorship Application Official Forum 76 Customs Broker