Agenda

Below is the master schedule for the 2018 SC Aerospace Conference and Expo.  You can also download a printable version HERE

Expo/Keynote Stage ACE Technical Stage A ACE Technical Stage B Industry and Breakouts
9:00 AM
Set-up
Registration, Vendor & other logistics
9:00 AM
6:00 PM

Exhibitor Move-in
1:00 PM
6:00 PM

A/V Run-thru
4:00 PM
6:00 PM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
12:45 PM
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
McNair Center Tours
3:00 PM
4:30 PM
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
5:30 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
VIP Reception at Liberty Tap Room
Open to speakers, B2B OEM/Tier 1
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$5 + sponsors and board members.
VIP Reception at Liberty Tap Room
Open to speakers, B2B OEM/Tier 1
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$5 + sponsors and board members.
VIP Reception at Liberty Tap Room
Open to speakers, B2B OEM/Tier 1
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$5 + sponsors and board members.
VIP Reception at Liberty Tap Room
Open to speakers, B2B OEM/Tier 1
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$5 + sponsors and board members.
6:15 PM
6:30 PM
6:45 PM
7:00 PM
7:15 PM
7:30 PM
7:45 PM

Expo/Keynote Stage

ACE Technical Stage A

ACE Technical Stage B

Industry and Breakouts

Expo/Keynote Stage ACE Technical Stage A ACE Technical Stage B Industry and Breakouts
8:00 AM
Open Conference
President Pastides
9:00 AM
9:05 AM
University of South Carolina

Keynote 1
General Charles Bolden
9:05 AM
9:30 AM
Former NASA Administrator

ACE Symposium Kickoff
Dr. Hossein Haj-Hariri, USC
9:30 AM
9:45 AM

Keynote 2
Peter Bunce
9:45 AM
10:30 AM
President & CEO, GAMA
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
B2B Session I
10:00 AM
12:00 PM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
ACE Session I (A) Cont...
Aerospace Innovation and Entrepreneurship
10:45 AM
11:45 AM
Chair: Dr. Eshan Jabbarzadeh, USC
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
LUNCH - Exhibit Hall
12:00 PM
1:30 PM
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
12:45 PM
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PM
Keynote 3
Global Commercial OUtlook
1:30 PM
2:00 PM
Scott Thompson, US Aerospace/
Defense Leader PWC
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
ACE Session II (A)
Aircraft Communications
2:00 PM
3:30 PM
Chair: Dr. David Matolak, USC
ACE Session III (B)
Manufacturing
2:00 PM
3:30 PM
Dr. Ramy Harik, USC
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
B2B Session II
2:30 PM
4:00 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
ACE Session IV (A)
Robotics
3:30 PM
5:00 PM
Chair: Dr. Jasen O'Kane, USC
ACE Session V (B)
Fuel, Combustion and Propulsion
3:30 PM
5:00 PM
Chair: Dr. Sang Hee, USC
3:45 PM
Keynote 4
SC Aerospace Research Study/
Supply Chain
3:45 PM
4:30 PM
Joey Von Nessen, USC Moore School
4:00 PM
"Problem Solving Network"
3 OEM/Tier 1 reps listen to suppliers
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
5:30 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:15 PM
6:30 PM
6:45 PM
7:00 PM
7:15 PM
7:30 PM
7:45 PM

Expo/Keynote Stage

ACE Technical Stage A

ACE Technical Stage B

Industry and Breakouts

Expo/Keynote Stage ACE Technical Stage A ACE Technical Stage B Industry and Breakouts
8:00 AM
Keynote 1
Boeing Seattle Speaker
9:00 AM
9:30 AM
Introduced by Speaker Hitt
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
ACE Session I (A)
Industry 4.0/PLM
10:00 AM
12:00 PM
Chair: Dr. Abdel Bayoumi, USC
ACE Session II (B)
Chair: Dr. Zafer Gurdal, USC
10:00 AM
12:00 PM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
Keynote 2
Cyber Speaker
11:30 AM
12:00 PM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
LUNCH - Exhibit Hall
12:00 PM
2:00 PM
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
12:45 PM
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
Expo Hall Closed
Exhibitor Breakdown
2:00 PM
5:30 PM
ACE Session III (A)
Composite Materials
2:00 PM
3:30 PM
Dr. Tony Reynolds, USC
ACE Session IV (B)
Innovation through Design
2:00 PM
3:30 PM
Chair: Dr. Michel Van Tooren, USC
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
ACE Session V (A)
USA Flight Testing
3:30 PM
5:00 PM
Chair: VX Aerospace
ACE Session VI (B)
Chair: Ms. Laura Cardilal
3:30 PM
5:00 PM
Smartstate Center for
Multifunctional Materials
and Structures
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
5:30 PM
ACE Reception
at Twisted Spur Brewery
5:30 PM
7:30 PM
ACE Reception
at Twisted Spur Brewery
5:30 PM
7:30 PM
ACE Reception
at Twisted Spur Brewery
5:30 PM
7:30 PM
ACE Reception
at Twisted Spur Brewery
5:30 PM
7:30 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:15 PM
6:30 PM
6:45 PM
7:00 PM
7:15 PM

Expo/Keynote Stage

ACE Technical Stage A

ACE Technical Stage B

Industry and Breakouts

No events available!

Below is the master schedule for the 2017 SC Aerospace Conference. There are two program options: a Business and Workforce Development Track; and a Research Track (ACE’17 Technical Symposium).  A B2B Matchmaking event will be hosted by the Department of Commerce on Tuesday afternoon.  Exhibitors, student and company presentations will be held in the Exhibit Hall on Wednesday.  Tours and workshops will also be available.

 




 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 29TH

9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Move in Expo Hall

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
McNair Tours & Workshop Short Courses

1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
B2B Richland

5:30 p.m. – Until
VIP Reception – Liberty Tap Room

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30TH

9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
EXPO

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Official Opening

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Key Note / Headline Speaker

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  |  BREAK

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Plenary Session: UAV’S

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  |  LUNCH

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
ACE’17 – Lexington
Conference – Ballroom
Conference – Expo Hall

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  |  BREAK

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
ACE’17 – Lexington
Conference – Ballroom
Conference – Expo Hall

5:30 p.m. – Until

Reception – Ballroom & Pre-Function

THURSDAY, AUGUST 31ST

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
ACE’17 – Alumni Center

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  |  BREAK

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
ACE’17 – Alumni Center

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  |  LUNCH

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
ACE’17 – Alumni Center

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  |  BREAK

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
ACE’17 – Alumni Center

5:30 p.m. – Until
ACE’17 Reception – The Vista