Aviation Week Network to Present 15th Annual Program Excellence Symposium & Awards Banquet, October 23, 2017 in McLean, VA

September 06, 2017   Business News
(PRLEAP.COM) Event Provides Insight on Future of Space, Commercial Air Transport and Defense Programs; Co-Located With SpeedNews AerospaceDefenseChain Conference

NEW YORK September 6, 2017 Aviation Week Network, the largest multimedia information and services provider for the global aviation, aerospace and defense industries, will host the 15th annual Program Excellence Symposium on October 23, 2017. The Symposium, to be held at The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner in McLean, VA, is the industry's leading networking opportunity for those involved with programs across the commercial, space and defense/security sectors. To register, visit http://aviationweek.com/program-excellence-registration.

The Program Excellence Symposium will bring together program executives, their customer counterparts and leaders from across the industry to recognize the best in performance and leadership. The daylong event includes presentations by this year's Program Excellence Awards nominees, identified by categories that reflect system and sub-system level programs at all phases of the lifecycle. The event concludes with the Program Excellence Reception and Awards Banquet. Scheduled speakers include representatives from:

  • The Aerospace Corporation
  • Airbus A^3
  • Bell Helicopter
  • Boeing HorizonX
  • Defense Acquisition University
  • GE Aviation
  • General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
  • Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Raytheon Missile Systems
  • United Launch Alliance
  • Siemens PLM Software
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Department of Defense
  • United Launch Alliance

  • Immediately following and co-located with the Program Excellence Symposium is the AerospaceDefenseChain Conference, held October 24-25, 2017. This unique conference returns for a third year to unite aviation industry professionals who seek to balance changing customer demands, global market conditions, macroeconomic challenges and A&D industry consolidation. AerospaceDefenseChain is presented by Aviation Week Network's SpeedNews Conferences. To register, visit http://speednews.com/aerospace-defense-chain/registration.

    The 2017 Program Excellence Symposium & Awards Banquet and AerospaceDefenseChain Conference are sponsored by Siemens PLM Software. For more information about all Aviation Week events, visit http://events.aviationweek.com/current/Public/Enter.aspx.


    The Aviation Week Network is the largest multimedia information and services provider for the global aviation, aerospace and defense industries that has a database of 1.2 million professionals around the world. Industry professionals rely on Aviation Week for analysis, marketing and intelligence. Customers include the world's leading manufacturers, suppliers, airlines, business aviation operators, militaries, governments and other organizations that serve this global market. The product portfolio includes Aviation Week & Space Technology, AC-U-KWIK, Aircraft Blue Book, Airportdata.com, Air Charter Guide, Air Transport World, AviationWeek.com, Aviation Week Intelligence Network, Business & Commercial Aviation, ShowNews, SpeedNews, Fleet and MRO forecasts, global maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) tradeshows and aerospace & defense conferences.

    SpeedNews Conferences, the leader in global executive events, provides targeted information and professional networking opportunities for senior level aerospace industry leaders, decision makers, financial institutions, economic development organizations, and industry analysts. These Conferences deliver an array of information and data for commercial, defense, business and general aviation, aerospace manufacturing, raw materials, and M&A developments.

    SpeedNews Conferences offer an unmatched depth of market data and innovative ways to present organizations' materials. Meet with distinguished experts in the aerospace industry, learn about current trends, new products and developments, hear forecasts, and network with customers and peers. From aircraft and engine manufacturing to current financial reports and data, you will walk away with timely, crucial knowledge from these experts to help guide your business plans.

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