NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's Aviation Week will present its annual Aerospace & Defense Programs Conference on November 19-20, 2014 at The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Arizona. To register for this industry-leading event, visit http://events.aviationweek.com/current/ad/.
Themed "Applying Precision to Program Planning, Execution," the conference will gather defense and space industry engineering, strategy, supply chain, and program leaders for high-level presentations and panel discussions designed to evaluate program performance, identify where money is being spent, and define best practices in tackling efficiency and cost.
Scheduled speakers include representatives from Aerojet Rocketdyne, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp., Bell Helicopter, Boeing, Capital Alpha Partners, Center for Strategic & International Studies, Deloitte LLP, The Atlantic Council, Honeywell Defense & Space, L-3 Communications, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Orbital Sciences, Plasma Ruggedized, Raytheon Missile Systems, Renaissance Strategic Advisors, Rockwell Collins, Samford Global, Siemens PLM, U.S. Department of Defense, and United Technologies Aerospace Systems.
The event features the 2014 Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards, created by industry and government experts to identify top-performing aerospace and defense program leaders. Awards will be presented to finalists and winners at a gala on November 19.
SpeedNews' 12th annual Aerospace & Defense Industry Suppliers Conference is co-located at the Aerospace & Defense Programs Conference. Discounts apply to registrants of both conferences.
To learn more about Aviation Week's Aerospace & Defense Programs Conference and other Aviation Week events, visit http://www.aviationweek.com/events/. On Twitter, follow @avweekevents.
The Aerospace & Defense Programs Conference is produced by Aviation Week and SpeedNews, with Deloitte as the Charter Sponsor. PwC is the Executive Sponsor. Sponsors include AlixPartners, AZ Commerce, Dassault Systemes, Siemens and Verify. Program Excellence sponsors include Boeing, Honeywell, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and Rockwell Collins. Fairmont Consulting Group and Kellstrom Defense are Added Value sponsors. Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aerospace Daily & Defense Report are the event's media partners.
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