March 15-17, 2022 | Pasadena, California
March 22-24, 2022 | Online

NEW in 2022 — AeroTech® Teams Up With AeroMat!

SAE International® and ASM International partner to expand technical program, exhibit hall and opportunities to network.

You’ve always been able to count on SAE International® for premier technical content addressing virtually every facet of modern aerospace and defense mobility, tip to tail. New for 2022, AeroTech® will deliver even more robust programming by teaming up with AeroMat to deliver additional learning opportunities dedicated exclusively to advanced aerospace materials.

This unique, co-located event is where you’ll reconnect with the industry in person to solve your biggest everyday challenges and explore tomorrow’s solutions together with peers, industry experts and top suppliers — now with even more opportunities to network and discover the latest in:

  • Environment and Sustainable Aviation
  • Autonomy and AI
  • Safety and Human Factors
  • Modeling, Simulation and Testing
  • Additive Manufacturing and Materials
  • Cybersecurity / Cyber-Physical Security
  • Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Accessibility and Leadership (IDEAL)
  • Advanced Air Mobility (AAM)
  • Multimodal Mobility (M3)
  • Aircraft Systems (avionics, hardware, software)
  • Aero Fastening, Assembly and Tooling
  • Business, Economics and Forecasting
  • Flight and Systems Engineering
  • Emerging Technologies, Vehicles and Systems
  • Industry 4.0, Smart Factory and Digital Manufacturing
  • Power and Propulsion
  • Safety and Security
  • Supply Chain, Obsolescence and Sustainment



  • Return to in-person AeroTech conference and exhibition – in Pasadena, California
  • Expanded exhibit hall, technical program and networking opportunities
  • Co-location with ASM’s AeroMat materials science and engineering event – more high-tech content, exhibits and professionals
  • Free access to premier materials and aerospace and defense suppliers in expanded exhibit hall
  • 3X the seating in the exhibit hall hanger for informative, interactive high-tech discussions
  • More opportunities to learn, share and network in AeroTech Digital Summit online – just one week after the in-person event

Meet our Keynote Speaker

Naveed Hussain

Chief Technology Officer and Vice President and General Manager Boeing Research & Technology

Naveed Hussain is Boeing's chief technology officer (CTO) and vice president and general manager of Boeing Research & Technology (BR&T), Boeing's advanced central research and development unit. In his role as CTO, Hussain accelerates Boeing's innovations and technology by leading the development and implementation of the company's enterprise technology investment strategy.

As a trusted research, technology and technical organization, BR&T develops innovative technologies that break barriers, enabling the development of future aerospace solutions while improving the cycle time, competitiveness, quality and performance of existing Boeing products and services. Named to his BR&T position in 2018, Hussain leads a team of scientists, technologists, technicians and engineers who collaborate with research and development partners worldwide to solve the aerospace industry's toughest challenges.

This also includes Boeing subsidiary, Aurora Flight Sciences, which specializes in creating advanced aircraft through the development of versatile and intuitive autonomous systems. Additionally, Hussain has oversight of operations at five research centers in the U.S. including Alabama, California, Missouri, South Carolina and Washington, as well as seven international research centers in Australia, Brazil, China, Europe, India, Russia and South Korea.

Prior to this assignment, Hussain was the vice president of Aeromechanics Technology for Boeing. Previously, he led Platform & Networked Systems Technology for BR&T, launched the BR&T - India research center in Bangalore and directed Boeing Defense, Space, & Security Flight Engineering. He holds eight patents and joined the company as a Howard Hughes Doctoral Fellow in 1990.

Hussain earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master of Science degree and a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Stanford University, all in mechanical engineering. He also completed a master’s degree in business administration from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.


Access AeroTech Content On Demand

Continue to grow your knowledge and network online – both by attending the AeroTech Digital Summit and by accessing technical papers and video presentations on demand.  Whether you want to revisit a session or plan your schedule to maximize your time in Pasadena, high-tech programming will be available for on-demand access after the in-person event.

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