ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association is pleased to confirm that the Secretary of the Air Force has approved Air Force participation in AFA's 30th Annual Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition, February 19-21, 2014.
The conference will once again be held at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel in Orlando, Florida. Themed "Preserving the Airpower Advantage," this year's symposium examines current challenges facing the Air Force, the aerospace industry, and national security in the context of upholding the US's ability to achieve global vigilance, global reach, and global power. The symposium will host high-level speakers from both the Air Force and the Department of Defense, including Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James; Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark A. Welsh III; and Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force James Cody. See the full agenda online!
Expect two days of forums on relevant topics, including:
- Air Force Update
- Revolution in Modern Weapons
- MAJCOM Priorities
- Roles & Missions: Is It Time for Another?
AFA's Technology Exposition will allow attendees to discover more than 10,000 square feet of exciting aerospace exhibits assembled to display and demonstrate the most current developments in aerospace technology and education.
This annual event is a great opportunity to network with colleagues, Air Force leadership, guest speakers, and professionals from the industry.
Registration details can be found here. Join the conversation with speakers and attendees by using our hashtag #AWS14.
Note: Symposium registration fees are waived for a class consisting of all Department of Defense civilian employees and all uniformed military personnel.
The Air Force Association is a non-profit, independent, professional military and aerospace education association. Our mission is to promote a dominant United States Air Force and a strong national defense, and to honor Airmen and our Air Force Heritage. To accomplish this, we:
- EDUCATE the public on the critical need for unmatched aerospace power and a technically superior workforce to ensure U.S. national security.
- ADVOCATE for aerospace power and STEM education.
- SUPPORT the Total Air Force family and promote aerospace education.
AFA has 200 chapters nationally and internationally representing more than 100,000 members. Visit AFA at www.afa.org.
SOURCE Air Force Association