Aviation Week Network's SpeedNews will host the 6th Annual Aerospace Manufacturing Conference in New Orleans, LA on May 1-2, 2018 at the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel. The Conference will bring together leading manufacturers and suppliers in the aerospace industry to provide attending delegates with important information and updates related to manufacturing operations, capabilities and processes, innovation within manufacturing, modern machining technologies, automation, and new industry trends.
For over 30 years, SpeedNews Conferences has been the industry leader hosting global executive events that provide targeted information and professional networking opportunities to senior level aerospace industry leaders, decision makers, financial institutions, economic development organizations, and industry analysts. "We are excited to bring our Aerospace Manufacturing Conference to New Orleans for the first time," said Joanna Speed, Managing Director, A&D and SpeedNews Conferences. "The Conference features the industry's top leaders and experts with decades of hands-on manufacturing experience. Conference delegates will be presented with insider-only information and examples of products that will positively impact the productivity and profitability of their own operations."
Don Pierson, Secretary, Louisiana Economic Development, stated, "Louisiana Economic Development and NASA are pleased to welcome the SpeedNews Aerospace Manufacturing Conference to New Orleans, Louisiana. Aviation and aerospace are world-class industries in Louisiana, where we manufacture NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) and build the Orion space capsule. Louisiana's advanced infrastructure and logistics, top-ranked state workforce development program and strategic industry/higher education partnerships have helped to create a thriving advanced manufacturing sector. Attending the SpeedNews Aerospace Manufacturing Conference provides an unmatched opportunity to meet with distinguished experts in the aerospace industry and discover current trends, new products and developments. We look forward to presentations on key manufacturing aspects as well as advances in materials engineering and technological systems."
During the SpeedNews 6th Annual Aerospace Manufacturing Conference, industry insiders and panelists will brief delegates on business trends, and provide important developments within all major segments in manufacturing: tooling, machining, components, electronics, advanced materials engineering, and technological systems. In addition, delegates will discover what is really behind the Internet of Things (IoT), Additive Manufacturing (AM) and Big Data, and gain valuable information about the Auto and Aero industries, and how they learn from each other. A new Supplier ShowCase at the Conference will feature innovative products and services, and delegates are eligible to take part in an exclusive guided tour of the 832-acre NASA Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans East.
The 6th Annual Aerospace Manufacturing Conference is sponsored by Louisiana Economic Development.