2019 Propulsion and Power Technical Meeting

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Venue: Hampton Roads Convention Center
1610 Coliseum Drive, Hampton, Virginia 23666

The theme of the 2-day conference is “Powering the Future of Vertical Flight”, which will highlight research and development efforts, both current and planned, related to manned and unmanned rotorcraft and other vertical flight vehicles. The meeting will consist of unclassified, unrestricted presentations and be held at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Virginia. Hotel lodging will be available next door at the Embassy Suites Hampton Convention Center.

Call for Presentations: the abstract submission phase has now closed - authors will be notified of acceptance or non-acceptance by end of August and final presentations will be due October 1, 2019. Email questions about your submission to propulsion2019@vtol.org. 

Topics of interest at the meeting will include the following:

  • Advanced Turbine Engine Technologies
  • Electric and Hybrid-Electric Propulsion Technologies
  • Power and Thermal Management Technologies
  • Advanced Powertrain Technologies:

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kenneth Suder, NASA Glenn Research Center, "Future Vertical Lift Propulsion Systems & Associated S&T Challenges"

General Meeting Chair: Ms. Susan Gorton, NASA Langley Research Center

Technical Meeting Chair: Ms. Anastasia Kozup, US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Aviation & Missile Center ADD


Registration: online registration is now open or download the PDF registration form and return to VFS HQ. Hurry as early bird discounts expire on September 30! 

Exhibiting: Exhibit space (10'x10" unit) is available at a cost of $800. If you are interested in exhibiting at the event, download and return the exhibit space contract.  Contact David Meyer for further questions.

Hotel: rooms available for meeting rate of $94 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Convention Center until September 28th or until the group block is sold-out. Book now at Embassy Suites Reservation Link, or by phone at 1-757-827-8200.

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