Forum 75 Registration Rates

F74 Exhibit Hall Crowd

Registration now open!

The Vertical Flight Society's 75th Annual Forum & Technology Display is the world's leading international technical event on vertical flight technology. The four-day meeting will include nearly 300 technical papers on every discipline from Acoustics to Unmanned Systems, as well as dozens of invited presentations and discussions by leaders in the military, government agencies and industry.

Forum Information

  • Forum hotels
  • Exhibiting at the Forum — limited space remains, so book early!
  • Additional activities: Short Course, Industry Tour, Guest Excursions, and more!

Please contact Betty Chen, Forum Registrar, if you have any questions.

Forum 75 Registration Rates

Full Conference Attendee
(with Proceedings and one banquet ticket)
Non-Member Member
by April 15
after April 15
Regular  $1,300 $1,000 $1,200
Speaker/Session Chair/Govt
Presenting author or primary session chair; any national gov’t/military personnel
$1,100 $800 $950
Full-Time Student*/Fully Retired**
*Must be a full-time student with ID
** Fully-retired and 60 or older 
$500 $300 $400
1 or 2-Day Attendee
Proceedings and banquet ticket not included 
$600 $500 $550
Full-Time Student*/Fully Retired**
* Must be a full-time student with school ID
** Fully-retired and 60 or older 
$275 $200 $225
Additional Options
Banquet Ticket
One is included in all Full Conference Attendee 
$100 $100 $100
Spouse (up to 4 days)
Includes one banquet ticket 
$300 $250 $300
Short Course on Electric VTOL
Half-day on Monday, May 13
$275 $275 $275
Forum Proceedings
Pricing for On-site Pickup Only
$100 $100 $100
Franklin Institute: Historic Evening (May 13)*
*Includes panel session of founders' descendants and reception (only 170 tickets)
Sponsored by Piasecki Aircraft and the Pitcairn Family Foundation
$50 $50 $50
If your company is a Corporate Member, you may be entitled to limited quantities of complimentary registrations. Please check with your company’s membership contact or inquire with Valerie Sheehan.

Register online or email the PDF Registration form to VFS HQ.

What registration includes

  • Admittance to all technical and special sessions
  • Entry to the Exhibit Hall during scheduled hours
  • Tickets to luncheon(s) and access to all refreshment breaks 
  • Attendance at the MAV Student Challenge (Monday morning) – held at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Tickets to the Vertical Flight Foundation Reception and the Grand Awards Banquet for Full Conference Attendees
  • Electronic copy of the Forum 75 proceedings for Full Conference Attendees

Forum attire: business casual; Wednesday Banquet attire: business, cocktail, or uniform.

Attendees: Non-US guests needing an invitation letter should contact the Registrar as soon as possible to ensure ample time for the visa application process.

CANCELLATION POLICY: $50 cancellation fee for all canceled registrations. No refunds after April 15, 2019.