Registration Now Open for Forum 71!

Online Registration is Open!

Forum 71 registration is now open. Note: if you’ve been an AHS member for five years or more, check My AHS for your discount code – members receive a 5% discount for every five years of continuous membership when you sign up online!

Epic Technical Program Planned

Forum Exhibit HallAHS International's 71st Annual Forum and Technology Display is the world's leading international technical event on vertical flight technology. 275 technical papers have been scheduled, as well as presentations from some 30 vertical flight leaders from industry, the US Department of Defense (DOD) and researchers from around the world. And leading manufacturers, service providers, defense agencies, universities, and research & development organizations are planning to showcase their latest developments and capabilities as part of the Technology Display.

Why should you attend Forum 71?
  • 300 technical presentations! Learn from leaders in their fields as they discuss the latest theories and breakthroughs in vertical flight technology.
  • Hear from leaders in industry, academia and government to gain their perspectives on the future of vertical flight technology.
  • See the latest technologies from leading manufacturers, service providers, universities and research & development organizations in our extensive technology display.
  • Interact and share ideas with more than 1200 of the world's leading vertical flight professionals.
  • Recognition of AHS award winners and scholarship recipients at the Vertical Flight Foundation Reception and the Grand Awards Banquet.
  • Special pre-Forum activities on Monday, May 4, including toursShort Courses and the MAV Student Challenge
  • And much, much more! 

Titans of Vertical Flight to Speak

DoD Titans In addition to our popular CEO Panel with the leaders of the major helicopter manufacturers, and VP-level presentations of our Supplier Panel, AHS International is pleased to announce our confirmed, in-person DoD executive speakers:
  • Keynote Address (confirmed): Mr. Alan Shaffer, Principal Deputy, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
  • US Army Rotorcraft Program Executive Officer (PEO) Panel (confirmed): Brigadier General Robert Marion, Army PEO for Aviation, and vertical flight program managers
  • US Navy/Marine Corps Rotorcraft PEO Panel (confirmed): Rear Admiral Cindy “CJ” Jaynes, Navy PEO for Air ASW, Assault & Special Mission Programs, and vertical flight program managers

Learn firsthand from US DOD and industry leaders what the future holds for vertical flight!

Make your plans today to attend The Biggest and Best Vertical Flight Technology Conference in the World!