SAE 2016 Aerospace Systems and Technology Conference and International Powered Lift Conference

September 27-29, 2016

Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Connecticut Convention Center


The industry along with government organizers and SAE International have focused on meeting the needs of our aircraft designers. By attending this event, you are obtaining valuable technical knowledge, insight, and information on emerging and applied technologies with respect to commercial, military, space, and unmanned aviation.

Who Attends

  • Technical Executives
  • Engineering/Program managers
  • Chief engineers
  • Design engineers
  • Materials engineers
  • Manufacturing engineers
  • Test/Flight test engineers
  • Electrical engineers
  • Avionics engineers
  • Project engineers
  • Engineering technicians
  • Government regulators
  • Researchers
  • Academia
  • Marketing and sales
  • Media
  • Government officials

Benefits of Attending

  • Gather relevant and stimulating information that you can use to enhance your skills and creativity today
  • Discuss challenges and ideas with your colleagues and leave with invaluable ideas and solutions
  • Share in the vision of current industry leaders and gain clarity and direction
  • Discover the latest offerings from system integrators, top-tier suppliers, and other industry-related companies worldwide
  • A multi-track technical agenda focused specifically on the latest in innovation in propulsion and intelligent aircraft systems

Emergency Procedures During This SAE Event

During this SAE event attendees are to follow the established emergency guidelines of the facility where the emergency occurs. Based on the location of the incident, report emergencies to the nearest venue representative and/or security personnel if available, or report to the SAE operations office onsite.

Should a catastrophic event occur, attendees should follow the safety and security instructions issued by the facility at the time of the event. This includes listening for instructions provided through the public address system and following posted evacuation routes if required.

In case of an emergency, or a major disruption to the schedule of the event, attendees and exhibitors may call the below number to receive updated information on the status of the event. Updates will also be provided via the SAE website at and event mobile app.

SAE Emergency Hotline