Aerospace & Defense

  • Keynote Speaker:

  • Eric Fanning

    Eric Fanning
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Aerospace Industries Association

  • Gov. Eric Holcomb

    Gov. Eric Holcomb
    State of Indiana

  • Featured Speakers:

  • J. Douglas Boles

    J. Douglas Boles
    Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  • George Ferguson

    George Ferguson
    Senior Aerospace/
      Defense & Airline Analyst
    Bloomberg Intelligence

  • Lisa W. Hershman

    Lisa W. Hershman
    Deputy Chief Management Officer
    Office of the Secretary of Defense

  • J. Mark Howell

    J. Mark Howell
    President and CEO
    Conexus Indiana

  • Matt Koscal

    Matt Koscal
    Senior Vice President,
      Chief Administrative Officer
    Republic Airline

  • DannvLopez

    Danny Lopez
    Chairman, Governor's
      Workforce Cabinet
    State of Indiana

  • John S. Pistole

    John S. Pistole
    Anderson University

  • Questions:

  • Q:What are the key opportunities and challenges for the defense industry and how is Indiana positioned to provide solutions for the modern military?

  • Q:What are the current trends in wide and narrow body civil aircraft production and how can Indiana leverage its manufacturing expertise to create value for the industry?

  • Q:How is Indiana positioned to provide supply chain solutions to lead the way for the next generation of both military and civil aircraft in the 21st century?

  • Q:What are the challenges and opportunities for training and hiring pilots for domestic and international flights and what is Indiana doing to address the current US pilot shortage?

  • The answers to these and other questions will be discussed.

Thursday, October 4, 2018
Westin Indianapolis, 50 South Capitol Avenue
7:30 am
8:00 am
Individual Subscriber:
Individual Non-Subscriber:
Corporate Table of 10:
$950.00 (corporate table signage includes table signage and a listing in both the program and event thank you ad)


Aerospace & Defense - Non Subscriber Ticket
Aerospace & Defense - Subscriber Ticket
Aerospace & Defense - Corporate Table of 10