Asian-Australian Rotorcraft Forum 2017 in Japan Throughout the year, the Vertical Flight Society organizes and co-sponsors several regional and international conferences around the world that facilitate the advancement of the theory and practices of helicopter and other VTOL aircraft technology. Whether smaller (100-400 person) regional or technical specialists' meetings, or our Annual Forum — the biggest and best vertical flight technical event in the world, with more than 1,300 attendees — every event is designed to impart as much knowledge and understanding as possible, as well as provide networking contacts and excitement about the future of vertical flight.

Check out these exciting upcoming vertical flight technical events, and make your plans today to be part of tomorrow's vertical flight technology!

  • 2024 Transformative Vertical Flight, Feb 06, 2024 to Feb 08, 2024

    TVF 2024 includes the 6th Decennial VFS Aeromechanics Specialists’ Conference and the 11th Annual Electric VTOL Symposium, as well as a technology display.

    Santa Clara, CA, USA

  • Forum 77 logo rotor icon (png) Forum 80, May 07, 2024 to May 09, 2024

    The Vertical Flight Society's 80th Annual Forum & Technology Display will be held in Montréal, Canada. The 3-day in-person event will include 250+ papers on every discipline from Acoustics to Test & Evaluation, as well as invited presentations and discussions by leaders in industry and government.

    Montréal, Québec, Canada

  • 2024 Electric Aircraft Symposium, Jul 20, 2024 to Jul 21, 2024

    More than three dozen of the world’s leading electric aircraft developers and technology experts will highlight progress and challenges in this annual event the weekend before EAA AirVenture.

    Oshkosh, WI & virtual

  • Augsburg Airtec 2023 image Airtec 2024, Oct 08, 2024 to Oct 25, 2024

    Airtec 2024 is the international B2B trade fair and dialogue platform for aerospace and future mobility at the high-tech location of Augsburg, Bavaria. VFS is pleased again to support the 2024 edition of this long-running event.

    Augsburg, Germany

  • ICAAMS 2, Dec 04, 2024 to Dec 06, 2024