2018 JCATI Symposium - Registration

2018 JCATI Symposium

Thursday April 12, 2018 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Spokane Convention Center Centennial Ballroom

Registration Now Open!      Symposium Agenda

Industry/Public/Academia: $75, Students: $20

The Joint Center for Aerospace Technology Innovation (JCATI) provides money for WA academic-aerospace industry collaborations ranging from cutting edge to near term improvements in manufacturing processes. See how JCATI can help your business!

Keynote speaker: David Steitz

NASA Acting Deputy Chief Technologist

Mr. Steitz is responsible for the mangement and programs witin the Office of the Chief Technologist at NASA Headquarters. He directs the work of the strategic integration and innovation teams within the office and works to foster a culture of innovation across NASA.

Featured Speakers 

  • JD Claridge, xCraft (UAV technology)
  • Jim Del Pinto, Zodiac Aerospace (composites technology)
  • Jean-Michel Hillion, Safran (aircraft propulsion)
  • Dragos Margineantu, Boeing (AI/machine learning)
  • Mark Russell, EnergeticX (JCATI funded hypervelocity project)
  • Mark Simon, Exotic Metals Forming Co. (MRO technology)

Join us for the 2018 JCATI symposium on April 12 at the Spokane Convention Center Centennial Ballroom with Washington State University as host.  This annual event highlights 2017-18 JCATI funded projects as well as expert aerospace speakers, student elevator pitch contest and poster session. The symposium is a unique forum to network with industry, government, academia, potential future employees and non-profits. For more JCATI information and a list of 2017-18 awardees, please visit our website.

Heading to the AUVSI meeting in Moses Lake? Why not maximize your trip and attend part of the JCATI symposium?

Questions? Contact Beth Hacker, JCATI Program Manager (bhacker@aa.washington.edu, 206-685-8063)