SAE/NASA Autonomy and Next Generation Flight Deck Symposium

April 18-19, 2017

Moffett Field, California, USA

NASA Ames Conf. Ctr.–Bldg. 152


Who Attends

  • Managers
  • Chief Engineers
  • Systems Engineers
  • Test Engineers
  • Light Test Engineers
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Researchers
  • Academia

Key Areas of Interest

  • Systems Engineering
  • Human Factors
  • Avionics
  • Flight Controls
  • Air Transportation
  • Personal Transportation
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Automated Functions
  • Automated Driving
  • Autonomous Vehicles
  • Human Factors
  • Cognitive Workload

Benefits of Attending

  • Hear and discuss the latest intelligent and adaptive cockpit research from the premier NASA facility
  • Gain information on long-term advanced concepts, not covered in a typical SAE program
  • Learn how the flightdeck/cockpit design is being focused on reducing pilot workload, and providing intelligent features
  • Network and interact with leading scientists and design engineers from the airframer, academia, and supplier companies and broaden SAE’s rapport with aerospace technology companies.

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



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