Transformative Vertical Flight 2020

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Transformative Vertical Flight 2020:

Aeromechanics for Advanced Vertical Flight Technical Meeting
International Powered Lift Conference (IPLC)

7th Annual Electric VTOL Symposium

Doubletree Hilton, San Jose, California, USA
January 21–23, 2020

Analytical developments, new experimental studies, and correlation/validation efforts in the field of electric and advanced VTOL will be up for discussion. A gathering of top powered-lift propulsion experts is a unique opportunity for those wanting to learn the latest advances in the challenging regime of vertical and/or short take-off and landing (V/STOL) flight, and to learn about the latest powered lift-related systems in closer detail.

Call for papers now available! Abstracts due July 19, 2019!


  • General Chair: Dr. Colin Theodore, NASA Ames Research Center
  • IPLC Technical Chairman: Mr. Michael Yu, Continuum Dynamics
  • 7th Annual Electric VTOL Symposium Technical Chairman: Mr. Carl Russell, NASA Ames Research Center
  • Aeromechanics for Advanced Vertical Flight Technical Chairman: Dr. Mark Fulton, U.S. Army Aviation Development Directorate 

Updated 2019-05-08