Overview & Attendees:
The Air & Space Conference is a professional development conference sponsored and conducted by AFA in support of the Total Air Force. Attendees will have the opportunity to dialogue on important national defense issues during workshops, forums, seminars and major addresses by senior Air Force and aerospace industry leaders, academics, authors and subject matter experts. The conference will also highlight excellence and outstanding achievement of the Air Force's finest with the national aerospace awards program.
The Air Force Association’s Annual Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition is the premier event for those companies who wish to do business with the US Air Force. Air & Space enjoys exceptional visibility among Air Force and DoD leadership as well as international air force attendees and members of congress. The exhibitors on this event run the gamut from military units and government agencies to small businesses and the giants of the defense industry.
Top shelf attendees expect top shelf speakers and Air & Space delivers just that. The speaker lists for recent events has included the Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Air Force, the Secretary of Defense, Pulitzer Prize winner Charles Krauthammer and Google’s Vinton Cerf, the ‘godfather of the internet’.
The Air & Space Technology Exposition provides reasonable as well as meaningful exhibit hours with just over 20 hours of exhibit time spanning three days. 44% of these hours are non-compete hours, including two very popular and well attended receptions.
Exhibiting at an AFA conference is a privilege that is exclusive to AFA Corporate Members. (Government/ Military and documented non-profit / educational institutions are exempt from this requirement).
About the Air Force Association:
AFA is a non-profit, independent, professional military and aerospace education association. Our mission is to promote a dominant United States Air Force and a strong national defense, and to honor Airmen and our Air Force Heritage. To accomplish this, we: EDUCATE the public on the critical need for unmatched aerospace power and a technically superior workforce to ensure U.S. national security. ADVOCATE for aerospace power and STEM education. SUPPORT the total Air Force family, and promote aerospace education.