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AIAA OC 2013 SoCal Aerospace Systems and Technology Conference

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The Tenth Annual AIAA Southern California
Aerospace Systems and Technology (ASAT)
Conference and Banquet

Sponsored by the AIAA Orange County Section and The Boeing Company
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Doubletree Club Hotel
7 Hutton Centre Drive
Santa Ana, CA 92707
(714) 751-2400
View the Constant Contact Invitation (
The AIAA SoCal ASAT Conference brings together seasoned and new engineers, researchers, leaders, managers, and students and provides a forum to exchange ideas, review achievements and discuss the future direction of aerospace in the area. The Orange County Section’s Annual Banquet is held in the evening following the conference and recognizes the accomplishments of some of our members.
Conference Keynote Speakers (click links for more info)
Mr. George L. Pla (, President and CEO, and Mr. Roberto Ramirez (, Senior Project Manager, Cordoba Corporation (, Space Shuttle Endeavour Transport Project Mr. Michael Kisska (, X-48C Project Manager, Boeing, Flight Testing the X-48C - Advancing the Blended Wing Body Concept
Banquet Speaker (click link for more info)

Mr. Robert Zimmerman (, Award-winning Science Journalist and Historian, Predicting the Future of Space Travel, from the Past
8:00 A.M. - 8:45 A.M. Check-in and continental breakfast
8:45 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. Welcome/Introductions
9:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M. Mr. George L. Pla / Mr. Roberto Ramirez
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. Breakout Sessions
12:00 P.M. - 1:30 P.M. Luncheon / Networking
1:30 P.M. - 2:30 P.M. Mr. Michael Kisska
2:30 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. Breakout Sessions
5:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. Banquet Check-in / Networking
6:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M. Banquet / Mr. Robert Zimmerman
Link to list of presentations (
Conference Registration
(includes continental breakfast, luncheon, and snacks)
Pre-College Student: $20.00 Student: $50.00 AIAA Member: $65.00 Non-Member: $75.00** Evening Banquet
Member: $35.00 Non-member: $45.00** Student: $30.00 *In the past employers have covered the cost of conference registration. Show this bulletin to your manager and ask!
**Free admission to both the conference and banquet for non-members with paid AIAA membership application.
If paying by check, please mail your check in early to the address indicated on the registration web page.
Additional Information
Questions should be addressed to the Conference Chairman: Mr. Dino Roman at or (714) 896-1744.
Pre-registration is required by April 26, 2013, and is a financial commitment unless canceled 48 hours prior to the event.