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AeroDef Manufacturing Call for Speakers

The AeroDef Manufacturing Call for Speakers deadline has been extended to April 28, 2023

You’re invited to speak at AeroDef Manufacturing 2023 and become part of the only aerospace manufacturing and defense manufacturing conference of its kind. The AeroDef conference offers a unique opportunity to speak face-to-face with engineers, product designers, and managers looking for innovative solutions to their most difficult manufacturing challenges. Presentations offer a practical look at the issues encountered at multiple levels of the extended enterprise and represent a wide spectrum of manufacturing technologies.

Apply Now to Speak at AeroDef 2023

Cutting-Edge Content on Top-Tier Technologies

Abstracts should address research, case studies and/or applications in any of the following areas:

Additive Manufacturing/3D Technology
Additive Manufacturing in Composite Applications
Advanced Inspection Technologies
Automated Composites Manufacturing
Automation Assembly & Robotics
Composites Manufacturing and Advanced Materials
Composites Supply Chain
Cybersecurity and Cryptographic Modernization
Digital Engineering & Modeling Simulation
Dimensional Management Methods for Composites
Disruptive Innovations in Composites
Electrification of the Aircraft
Finishing & Coatings
High-Rate Composites Manufacturing
Hypersonic Technologies
Industry Trends in Composites
Integrated Assembly
Next Generation Tooling Technologies & Applications
Quantification Certification
Quality and Inspection of Composites
Smart Manufacturing & IIoT

Exposure, Recognition and Complimentary Benefits

Share your knowledge and contribute to an industry-led conference focused on new aerospace and defense manufacturing technologies.

  • Attract the attention of key industry leaders and decision-makers
  • Position your company as a content authority
  • Showcase your company’s technology and innovative processes
  • Gain industry-wide exposure through event marketing support
  • Make new connections and network with peers from throughout the United States and several countries around the world

Receive one (1) complimentary full-conference registration including admission to the AeroDef Manufacturing 2023 exposition, keynotes, panels, receptions and all conference sessions

The Evaluation Process

Members of the Event Advisory Committee evaluate all proposed conference abstracts based on the following criteria:

  • Overall quality
  • Relevance to the industry
  • Well-defined focus within the program track structure
  • Practical applications of the material
  • Timeliness of the topic
  • Speaker qualifications

To be considered as a conference speaker, your program 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

Plan to deliver your presentation with a brief introduction and time for questions from the audience.

Presenting at this event is considered voluntary without compensation for speaking or travel.

Apply Now to Speak at AeroDef 2023

Questions? Contact Carl Mitroff at 1-800-733-4763 x3157 or email