April 20-23, 2015 | Hilton Anatole | Dallas, TX | Exhibits April 21-22

Call for Speakers

Submission Deadline: Friday, December 12, 2014

You are invited to submit an abstract for presentation at AeroDef® Manufacturing 2015 produced by SME, leaders in event development, management and production. AeroDef® will include SME’s Composite Manufacturing event making it the one event that represents the entire scope of the manufacturing enterprise from design, to manufacture, to sustainability.

Submit Your Abstract

About AeroDef® Manufacturing

AeroDef® was created in collaboration with leading OEMs for the purpose of providing an industry-wide gathering to re-think commercial and defense aerospace manufacturing and position the industry for the future. If you have expertise that addresses the needs of these industries, you are invited to submit an abstract for presentation consideration.

Interested in Speaking?

This is your opportunity to share your insights, knowledge and experience with a select audience. AeroDef® attracts high-level attendees with exclusive content developed and presented by the leading aerospace and defense OEMs. Speakers, panel discussions and the technical conference topics are carefully selected to address issues and technologies of strategic importance to the commercial and defense aerospace manufacturing industry.

The Evaluation Process

The Conference Advisory Committee will evaluate all proposed abstracts based on the following criteria: overall quality, relevance to the industry, well-defined focus within the program structure, practical applications of material, timeliness of the topic, and speaker qualifications.

To be considered as a speaker, content must be educational in nature — that is, sales presentations will not be accepted. The final program selections and notifications will be made four months prior to the event. You will be notified by email if your presentation is selected.

Presentation Guidelines

You have 25 minutes to deliver your presentation including a brief session for question and answer. A formal written document is not required, however, PowerPoint is recommended. Presenting at this event is considered voluntary without compensation for speaking or travel.

As a selected speaker, you will receive one complimentary event registration.

Conference Program

Your presentation should address one of the educational tracks listed below that correspond to the technologies represented on the show floor. Click on the track title to view the list of suggested topics.

Submit Your Abstract Today! Click on the link below.
Submission Deadline: Friday, December 12, 2014

Submit Your Abstract

Questions? Email ntotten@sme.org or call 1-800-733-4763.

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