10–12 July 2017
Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia


Speakers for the 2017 AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum will be announced soon.

2016 speakers included experts and thought-leaders from all sectors of the aerospace community, including:

David Bowles, Director, NASA Langley Research Center Biography  

Marty Bradley, R&D Engineer, Boeing Commercial Airplanes   Biography  

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Pierre Chao, Founding Partner, Renaissance Strategic Advisors Biography

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Dan Dumbacher, Professor of Practice, Purdue University Biography 

Randall Furnas 2016 PHOTO
Randall Furnas, Vice Chair, Interagency Advanced Power Group, Chief, Power Division, NASA Glenn Research Center Biography

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Rex Geveden, Chief Operating Officer, BWX Technologies, Inc. Biography

  Tom Markusic Photo
Tom Markusic, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Firefly Space Systems Biography  

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James Maughan, Technical Director, Aero-Thermal and Mechanical Systems, GE Global Research   Biography

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Lee Mason, Chief, Thermal Energy Conversion Branch, NASA Glenn Research Center 

Patrick McClure PHOTO
Patrick McClure, Project Lead for Reactor Development, Los Alamos National Laboratory

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John Nairus, Chief Engineer, Power & Control Division, Air Force Research Laboratory  Biography

Jim Paulsen PHOTO
Jim Paulsen, Vice President, NASA Systems, Aerojet Rocketdyne Biography

Payton, Gary PHOTO
Gary Payton, Distinguished Visiting Professor, United States Air Force Academy  Biography

John Scott Photo
John Scott, Chief Technologist, Propulsion and Power Division, NASA Johnson Space Center Biography  

Rickey Shyne Photo
Rickey Shyne, Director, Research and Engineering, NASA Glenn Research Center Biography  

Julie Van Kleek 2016 PHOTO 
Julie Van Kleek, Vice President, Advanced Space & Launch Programs, Aerojet Rocketdyne Biography


Graham Warwick, Technology Managing Editor, Aviation Week and Space Technology Biography  



Dates to Remember

  • Manuscript Deadline: 14 Jun 2017
  • Early Bird Reg Deadline: 19 Jun 2017
  • Cancellation Deadline: 26 Jun 2017

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