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Cyber Security and Connected Technology Highlight Panel Discussions Slated for SAE 2015 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition in September

WARRENDALE, Pa., June 9, 2015 -

Two topics that dominate in today’s headlines – cybersecurity and connectivity – will lead a full list of panel discussions on the agenda at the SAE 2015 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition. The conference will be held Sept. 22-24 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Wash.


Boeing is providing Executive Leadership for the biennial event.


·         “With Connectivity, Comes Risks – Cybersecurity and Safety” will be held Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 1:30 p.m. The panel will explore how to better define cybersecurity, understand the threat and risk of cybersecurity, what standards are in development and help attendees understand how to look to develop a cybersecurity culture.


·         “Connected Aircraft Evolution” will be held Thursday, Sept. 24 at 8 a.m. The panel will highlight key issues that this evolving industry is facing, discuss potential solutions and foster dialogue among panel participants and attendees on new approaches and ideas. 


Working with a theme of “Global Partners: Shaping the Future of Aerospace,” the SAE 2015 AeroTech Congress will offer relevant, timely technical sessions and presentations. In addition, the event features: Technical Sessions: Experts in the aerospace industry will present relevant and stimulating information; Peer-to-Peer Networking: Special networking sessions that will provide attendees with the opportunity to meet and mingle with other aerospace professionals; Industry Leadership Insights: Aerospace leaders will serve as keynote speakers, delivering a vision for the industry; and Exhibition: Aerospace-related industries from around the world will be on hand with their latest offerings.


For a full list of speakers, events and technical programs, visit


For more information on SAE 2015 AeroTech Congress & Exhibition visit To request media credentials, email or call 1-724-772-8522.


SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting more than 137,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.



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