NextGen Ahead Conference Set for Sept. 9-11 in Washington, D.C.

The NextGen Ahead Air Transportation Modernization Conference will take place at the Dupont Circle Hotel in Washington, D.C., Sept. 9-11.

The event is produced by Aviation Week, an information and services provider to the global commercial, defense, maintenance/repair/overhaul (MRO), space and business aviation communities. The purpose is to bring 250 of the most influential industry stakeholders together from airlines, government agencies and industry providers to discuss strategic and operational implications. This year’s focus is on functionality, achieved results and decision factors into next steps.

Now in its fourth year, the NextGen Ahead Conference will address important issues, including:

  • GPS interference and security.
  • NextGen dashboard – what are the metrics telling us?
  • Where is NextGen in the fiscal budget?
  • Collaboration/communication between ground and air.
  • FAA executive keynote panel.
  • ADS-B.

In addition, Aircraft Electronics Association members save 20 percent on their registration fees. To take advantage of the savings, AEA members should use code “AEA2NXG” when registering online at

For more information, including full details of the keynotes, sessions and speakers, visit

To download a PDF of the NextGen Ahead Conference brochure, visit

Additional questions regarding the three-day event should be addressed to Alex Zacharias of Aviation Week at 212-904-4682 or by email at