Supported Events

Below are future Events that are organised by other organisations and supported by the Royal Aeronautical Society. For many of these events, we have secured a preferential rate for RAeS Members to attend.  Please click on the links for more information.

The RAeS is a member of CEAS and a full list of their supported events can be found at


European Airline Training Symposium (EATS 2015)

3-4 November 2015, Warsaw, Poland 
EATS serves airlines, ATOs and professionals in aviation training from Europe, the Middle East and Africa. EATS 2015 will explore the regulatory evolution in European aviation training with involvement by EASA, and also examine cultures in leadership and training.
EATS 2015 will have two conference streams for Pilot Training and Cabin Crew Training, with an exhibition and social networking evening. On 2 November there will also be a meeting for Heads of Training with training representatives from EASA to share experiences in implementing recent Regulatory changes. 

IFA Forum & Workshop: Continuing Airworthiness - Critical Interfaces

3 - 4 November 2015, Hong Kong

This event is being organised by the International Federation of Airworthiness (IFA) with the support of the Civil Aviation Department of Hong Kong (CAD HK). Find out more here.

China Aviation Training Summit 2015
4-5 November 2015, Beijing, China

China Aviation Training Summit 2015 (CATS 2015) plans to hold in Shanghai, on November 4th– 5th. Through various forms of participation, like keynote speech, panel discussion, exhibition, one-to-one meetings and media interview, CATS 2015 will take you in-depth understanding of the status quo and future development trends of civil aviation training industry in China.

Click here for more information or email Telephone: +86 021 - 5155 9030

Performance-Based Airworthiness Management: Improving Safety and Output
5 November 2015, Bristol, UK

Those working in aviation safety as regulators, manufacturers, maintainers or operators will need to understand the principles of PBM as the new guidelines are introduced. As safety regulators turn their focus to the results of the regulated organisation, rather than whether they adhere to the rules, this seminar will provide you with vital information on what to expect and how to prepare. 

Click here to find out more.

27th Annual IAWA Conference
10-12 November 2015 / Dubai, UAE

Coming to the Dubai Air Show?  There's still time to sign up for IAWA's 27th Annual Conference in Dubai, a first for the Middle East. Exchange ideas and experiences, explore solutions and network with the airline and aerospace industry’s foremost women leaders.  
Click here to find out more and to register.

TRAM UK 2015
10-11 November 2015, Rotherham, UK

TRAM (Trends in Advanced Machining, Manufacturing and Materials) is an international aerospace conference and table-top exhibition focused on transferring advanced manufacturing technologies to the business leaders,
managers and engineers who lead or play key roles in facilities that serve the aerospace sector.

For more information and to register click here

Electric & Hybrid Aerospace Technology Symposium 
17-18 November 2015, Bremen, Germany

The Electric & Hybrid Aerospace Technology Symposium will bring together aerospace industry R&D engineers and heads of design and engineering to discuss, debate and analyse future possibilities for the hybridisation of aircraft and even the possibility of pure electric-only commercial flight.

For more information and to register, click here.


London Space Week

24-25 November 2015, London, UK

London Space Week, is one of Europe’s major B2B space events dedicated to Space applications, Launch vehicles, satellites & space related technology.

Industrial Nanocomposites Conference 2015

24 - 25 November 2015 / Stuttgart, Germany

This conference will focus on the current and emerging applications of polymer nanocomposites; defining challenges and drivers in relation to the use of nanocomposites with presentations from major aerospace and automotive OEM’s, material suppliers, leading research-led universities, plus health and safety and standards experts. 

To find out more click here.

3rd Annual China Aeronautical Materials and Process Summit
Sub forum - China Aircraft Interior Summit
25 November 2015, Beijing, China

Event Focuses

  • Overview of the Future Demand in the Aircraft Interiors Materials Market
  • The New Aircraft Interior Materials Demand - To Meet the Requirements of Future Aircraft Design
  • How to build flexibility in the original aircraft interior design to improve the customer experience
  • How the Materials Innovation of Aircraft Seating Design Improving the Aircraft Interior Layout and Meet Customers’ Demand
  • The Certification Process and Plan for New Aircraft Interior Materials
  • The Application of Composites in the New Generation Aircraft Interior 

Click here for more information or email Telephone: +86 021 - 5155 9030

3rd Annual China Aeronautical Materials and Process Summit
24-26 November 2015, Beijing, China

Key issues to be discussed

  • Airframe Materials
  • Aero Engine Materials
  • Aircraft Interiors
  • China Manufacturing 2025
  • Advanced Processing Technology

Click here for more information or email Telephone: +86 021 - 5155 9030



Women in Aviation International 2016 Conference
10 - 12 March 2016 / Nashville, TN, US

Join us for all of the energy, excitement, and networking the conference is best known for. You won’t want to miss the keynote speakers, educational sessions, exhibit hall, scholarship awards, and good times with individuals from all areas of aviation—students to professionals, GA to commercial, military, and beyond. There’s no better place to be inspired, share your enthusiasm, and connect with others who share your passion for the aviation industry! Click here to find out more.

British Science Week
11 - 20 March 2016, UK

What would you do with £200-700 of funding towards your British Science Week activities? Put on an event? Invite a speaker? 

The British Science Association have a number of grant schemes available, providing small pots of money to help organisations and schools put on events during British Science Week. 

Community grants, school grants, Scottish and Welsh grants- check out what you could be eligible for and help celebrate British Science Week!

You can even purchase consumable equipment for #DemoDay16 on Thursday 17 March! Join our annual campaign to inspire secondary school teachers to explore new concepts, provoke discussion and generate excitement through running science demonstrations.

The deadline for applying for a grant is 23 November 2015. To find out more visit 


World Aviation Training Conference and Tradeshow (WATS 2016)
18-21 April 2016, Orlando, Florida
WATS will include six conference streams on World Airline Pilot Training, Regional Airline Pilot Training, Cabin Crew Training, Maintenance Training, a Sesión en Lengua Española, and the Helicopter Aviation Training Symposium. 


British Science Festival

6 - 9 September 2016, Swansea University

We are pleased to announce that nominations for the annual Award Lectures and the call for proposals for the British Science Festival 2016 are now open.
The British Science Festival returns to Swansea University from 6-9 September 2016, and is a national platform to showcase cutting-edge science, celebrate latest scientific developments and engage in open discussion about issues that affect our culture and society.

Help us curate a vibrant programme of events! There are no restrictions on the call for proposals; anyone can propose an event – individuals, researchers, organisations or academic institutions from all over the UK. Events can be talks, debates or discussions for a public audience.

Do you know a promising early career researcher and scientist? Nominate them for an Award Lecture.

The deadline for the call for proposals is 25 March 2016 and the Award Lecture nominations close on 4 March 2016. For more information visit

International Congress on the Science and Technology of Light Materials (LightMAT2016)
14 - 16 September 2016

The International European Congress on Light Materials (LightMAT2016) aims to cross the boundaries between industrial and academic research, in materials engineering and advanced manufacturing with light materials for transport applications.  Click here to view the flyer.



30th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences

25 - 30 September 2016
ICAS is an international, non-government, non-profit scientific organization with the mission to advance knowledge and facilitate collaboration in aeronautics. ICAS is the only international support organization to representative aeronautical engineering professional societies and their members in 30 countries. ICAS organizes every two years an International Congress covering all aspects of aeronautical science and technology and their application to both military and civil aviation.

Call for papers are currently open - visit for further information.


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