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Undergraduate Seminar Series

The undergraduate seminar series occurs every autumn. The seminars feature lectures on topics of current interest in aviation and space technology by guest speakers.

AA 395 Schedule

Quarter: Autumn 2017
Time: Tuesdays 11:30am - 12:20pm
Location: Savery Hall 260
Date Speaker
September 27, 2017 Seminar series introduction
October 4, 2017 Deleo family
Terrapower, FAA, UW
October 11, 2017 Dean Weber
Boeing (ret.)
October 18, 2017 Erika Wagner
Blue Origin
October 25, 2017 Anna Assareh
Amazon Prime Air
November 1, 2017 Paul Bevilaqua
Lockheed (ret.)
November 8, 2017 Emilio Beltran
Microsoft
November 15, 2017 Bobak Ferdowsi
NASA Jet Propulsion Lab
November 22, 2017 Heather Ross
Boeing
December 6, 2017 Jeanne Suchodolski
NSF McMurdo station
Date Speaker
Jan. 10, 2017 Steve Fulton
Alaska Airlines, Captain / Sandel Avionics, VP Sales & Marketing
Friend/Georgia Tech '85 Aerospace Engineering
Jan. 17, 2017 Panel:
  • Tim Nelson
    Boeing, 777X CAS Services & Support | ATF Flight Operations Integration
    BSAA 1985
  • Marcus Nance
    Boeing, Director, BDS Competitiveness & Integration
    BSAA 1985
  • C. Wenarto
    Boeing, Supplier Engineering Liaison Manager
    BSAA 1985
  • James Wilson
    Boeing, Product Development Aero Performance
    BSAA 1985
Jan. 24, 2017 Kyu Hwang
Vulcan, Director of Strategic Projects
BSAA 2002
Jan. 31, 2017 Dr. Paul M. Bevilaqua
Lockheed Martin Rtr
Friend AA External Advisory Board Member/Notre Dame, '67 BS Aerospace Engineering/Purdue '68 MS Engineering Science and '71 PhDAA
Feb. 7, 2017 Philip Weber
Alaska Airlines, Director of Engineering Programs
BSAA 2006
Feb. 14, 2017 Capt. F. Dean Weber
Retired American Airlines
BSAAS 1971
Feb. 21, 2017 James Stoffel
NASA / Johnson Space Center - CX3Feb. EVA Task Group
BSAA 2008
Feb. 28, 2017 Greg Johnson
NASA, Astronaut
BSAA 1977
TBD David Krismer
Aerojet, Principal Engineer
BSAA 1988