Business & Technical Sessions

AEA Regulatory Rise & Shine

7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.Monday, March 15TBD

Moderated by Ric Peri, AEA vice president of government & industry affairs

 

Opening & Awards Ceremony

8:30 a.m.Monday, March 15TBD

New Product Introductions

After Opening/Awards - NoonMonday, March 15TBD

The New Product Introductions always is one of the most popular sessions at this annual event, but it has quickly evolved into a must-see, cornerstone showcase in recent years. The event is now the primary launching pad for companies to unveil the latest and greatest in new avionics products and services coming to market for the current year, and more and more industry leaders are taking notice.

So what will be the most-exciting new product announced in 2021? see more

Avidyne Corp. - IFD Series & ATLAS Installation Training

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.Monday, March 15TBD

Presented by TJ Sutton, training manager

Installation training and configuration for IFD Series & ATLAS FMS, including interface considerations and use of interactive installation manual.

Genesys Aerosystems - S-TEC 3100 News & Installation

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.Monday, March 15TBD

Presented by Al Gialousis, field service engineer

Latest news on the S-TEC 3100 and an in-depth look at an S-TEC 3100 installation.

Blue Avionics - Deep Dive Configuring BA-540 AAU & BA-110 ACU

TBDMonday, March 15TBD

Presented by Ross Cairns, founder & vice president engineering

This course will show the advanced capabilities in solving both integration issues and new functions to get your aircraft in the air quickly with the new functions you want.

How to Perform an Electrical Load Analysis

TBDMonday, March 15TBD

Presented by William Tramper, owner Azimuth Aerospace Solutions, LLC

How to properly and acturately perform an electrical load analysis.

Proper Procedures for Pitot Static & Transponder Testing

TBDMonday, March 15TBD

Presented by William Tramper, owner Azimuth Aerospace Solutions, LLC

Regulations and proper testing procedures for pitot static and transponder systems.

Increasing Sales and Referrals from Clients You Already Have

TBDMonday, March 15TBD

Presented by Gary Reeves, founder PilotSafety.org

Three simple ways to close more sales and train the clients you have, to promote your shop and give you referrals. These three simple strategies can dramatically increase your sales without spending more money.

Speaking Pilot for Avionics Upgrades

TBDMonday, March 15TBD

Presented by Gary Reeves, founder PilotSafety.org

An entertaining class to help sales and installers understand the needs and wants of both pilots and owner/operators. Focuses on how upgrading to ADS-B and WAAS significantly improves safety and saves money by talking the buzzwords and language that pilots use.

  • WAAS versus GPS approaches, improved safety and cost savings.
  • ADS-B versus TIS, TAS, TCAS.
  • FIS-B versus XM Weather and onboard radar.
  • Discussion on the options available.

ASTM/NCATT AET Certification & Endorsement Exams

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.Tuesday, March 16TBD

Advance your career and industry knowledge by earning a certification provided by ASTM's National Center for Aerospace & Transportation Technologies. These certifications demonstrate the knowledge base of the advanced aerospace technician and promote integrity, safety, and professionalism in the aerospace workforce.

The Aircraft Electronics Technician certificate and endorsements are industry-defined mechanisms to identify professionals who demonstrate their knowledge through testing and commit themselves to the aerospace industry. Associations and professionals across every industry use these certifications to recognize qualified and competent individuals. In fact, the FAA formally recognizes the AET certification as equivalent to formal training when showing eligibility for the issuance of a repairman certificate. Exams are free for AEA Convention attendees, courtesy of the AEA Educational Foundation.

AEA Regulatory Update

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Tuesday, March 16TBD

Insightful regulatory news and information that affects you, your customers and your business. This session is dedicated to the most current aviation news, information and events. The specific topics are driven by the regulatory agenda and new technologies being introduced.

Genesys Aerosystems - S-TEC 3100 News & Installation

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Tuesday, March 16TBD

Presented by Al Gialousis, field service engineer

Latest news on the S-TEC 3100 and an in-depth look at an S-TEC 3100 installation.

Gogo Business Aviation - Tools to Manage Gogo Systems (and Customers)

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Tuesday, March 16TBD

Presented by Javier Cervantes, lead technical trainer

Familiarize dealers and operators with the tools that enable crucial and productive conversations throughout the lifecycle of the Inflight Connectivity solution, from successful installation thorough Entry into Service to ongoing maintenance and customer success.

Proper Procedures for Pitot Static & Transponder Testing

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Tuesday, March 16TBD

Presented by William Tramper, owner Azimuth Aerospace Solutions, LLC

Regulations and proper testing procedures for pitot static and transponder systems.

Guardian Avionics - Using Panel Mount iPad's in the Cockpit

TBDTuesday, March 16TBD

Presented by Ash Vij, president

Installation procedures and approvals for installing iPad mounts and using Guardian Avionics hardware to show MFD on the iPad.

Exhibit Hall Open

10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.Tuesday, March 16TBD

  • Light lunch will be served in Exhibit Hall.
  • AEA Educational Foundation Silent Auction begins in Exhibit Hall

ASTM/NCATT AET Certification & Endorsement Exams

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.Wednesday, March 17TBD

Advance your career and industry knowledge by earning a certification provided by ASTM's National Center for Aerospace & Transportation Technologies. These certifications demonstrate the knowledge base of the advanced aerospace technician and promote integrity, safety, and professionalism in the aerospace workforce.

The Aircraft Electronics Technician certificate and endorsements are industry-defined mechanisms to identify professionals who demonstrate their knowledge through testing and commit themselves to the aerospace industry. Associations and professionals across every industry use these certifications to recognize qualified and competent individuals. In fact, the FAA formally recognizes the AET certification as equivalent to formal training when showing eligibility for the issuance of a repairman certificate. Exams are free for AEA Convention attendees, courtesy of the AEA Educational Foundation.

Avidyne Corp. - IFD Series & ATLAS Installation Training

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Wednesday, March 17TBD

Presented by TJ Sutton, training manager

Installation training and configuration for IFD Series & ATLAS FMS, including interface considerations and use of interactive installation manual.

Genesys Aerosystems - S-TEC 3100 News & Installation

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Wednesday, March 17TBD

Presented by Al Gialousis, field service engineer

Latest news on the S-TEC 3100 and an in-depth look at an S-TEC 3100 installation.

Gogo Business Aviation - Tools to Manage Gogo Systems (and Customers)

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Wednesday, March 17TBD

Presented by Javier Cervantes, lead technical trainer

Familiarize dealers and operators with the tools that enable crucial and productive conversations throughout the lifecycle of the Inflight Connectivity solution, from successful installation thorough Entry into Service to ongoing maintenance and customer success.

How to Perform an Electrical Load Analysis

TBDWednesday, March 17TBD

Presented by William Tramper, owner Azimuth Aerospace Solutions, LLC

How to properly and acturately perform an electrical load analysis.

Becker Avionics

TBDWednesday, March 17TBD

Presented by Rob Truglia, business development manager, fixed wing

Technical Training

Guardian Avionics - Using Panel Mount iPad's in the Cockpit

TBDWednesday, March 17TBD

Presented by Ash Vij, president

Installation procedures and approvals for installing iPad mounts and using Guardian Avionics hardware to show MFD on the iPad.

Exhibit Hall Open

10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.Wednesday, March 17TBD

  • Light lunch will be served in Exhibit Hall.
  • AEA Educational Foundation Silent Auction closes at 2 p.m.

ASTM/NCATT AET Certification & Endorsement Exams

8:30 a.m. - Noon (Last test starts at 10 a.m.)Thursday, March 18TBD

Advance your career and industry knowledge by earning a certification provided by ASTM's National Center for Aerospace & Transportation Technologies. These certifications demonstrate the knowledge base of the advanced aerospace technician and promote integrity, safety, and professionalism in the aerospace workforce.

The Aircraft Electronics Technician certificate and endorsements are industry-defined mechanisms to identify professionals who demonstrate their knowledge through testing and commit themselves to the aerospace industry. Associations and professionals across every industry use these certifications to recognize qualified and competent individuals. In fact, the FAA formally recognizes the AET certification as equivalent to formal training when showing eligibility for the issuance of a repairman certificate. Exams are free for AEA Convention attendees, courtesy of the AEA Educational Foundation.

Garmin - Technical Training

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.Thursday, March 18 

Installation, configuration, and certification training on the TXi and NXi systems, GI 275, G5 and GFC 500, GFC 600, and relevant topics for dealers.

 

 

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