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

Critical Materials Seminar


This IET event will discuss the challenges and problems that can arise when using critical materials.  It will also explore some of the tools and methods which can be used to help manage the problems.

This event was originally scheduled for 5 February 2014 but has been postponed until later in the year.  

Further information can be found here


Aerospace Growth Partnership Technology Showcase

25 - 26 February 2014

Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London, SW1P 3EE

The Aerospace Growth Partnership (AGP) Technology Showcase will be a unique event articulating the plan to grow both the UK economy, and the UK share of the growing global aerospace market through investment in technology.  For more information please visit AGP's website here.


The Future Challenges in Military Primary Healthcare

19 March 2014

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE

The meeting will first consider the future military primary healthcare requirements that may lay ahead in the context of changes to defence planning, then examine recent lessons identified and prevalent issues across various primary healthcare disciplines. Finally, the meeting will consider how Defence Primary Healthcare will actually be delivered before the Commander of Defence Primary Healthcare delivers a keynote address on how Defence Medical Services might keep pace with future change and challenge.   For more information, please visit 


Global Aerospace Summit 2014

7-8 April 2014 

The Global Aerospace Summit is a strategic, invitation only, interactive forum where global leaders join to discuss industry issues, identify growth strategies, technological developments and shape the future of Aerospace,  Aviation, Space and Defence.  Following a successful inaugural Summit in 2012, where 900 senior executives from 52 countries gathered to discuss the future of the industry and develop initiatives to nurture growth and address challenges, the Global Aerospace Summit is now preparing for its second edition on 7-8 April 2014 in Abu Dhabi. 
Running alongside the main Summit programme will be a CEO Workforce Summit; a ‘Defence Industry Closed Door Briefing’; a ‘Nation Builders’ programme for young future leaders and education professionals to encourage economic development through generations; dedicated strategy sessions for the Aerospace, Aviation, Defence and Space industries and facilitated roundtable sessions.
For more information, to express an interest in attending or to learn more about our strategic partnerships, please contact


Advanced Materials for Demanding Applications Conference

 7 - 10 April 2014

This conference and exhibition will be held at Glyndwr University's St Asaph campus and is being organised by the Institute of Physics, with the support of a number of organisations.

The objective of the conference will be to bring together researchers with interests in composites and other specialist materials, with technology demonstrators working in demanding engineering applications requiring high specific strength or stiffness, high temperature performance, high tolerance geometrical stability or other unusual and challenging requirements.  It will also showcase new developments in new materials, as well as to demonstrate the applications and technology gaps where such new materials could be applied.  There are opportunities for delegates to take part in the conference and promote their organisation through the exhibition or sponsorship.

For more information, please visit


Mountain Medicine: The Science and the Sport

6 May 2014

Organised by the Military Medicine Section of the Royal Society of Medicine, this event will see the UK's leading experts on mountain medicine talk about the military aspect of this field.  An update on altitude sickness will be given along with a keynote speech on the impact of medicine on high altitude expeditions.  For more information please click here to visit their website.

Airborne Conflict Safety Forum

10-11 June 2014

The organisers (Flight Safety Foundation, European Regions Airline Association, and EUROCONTROL) will be jointly presenting another single issue Operational Safety Forum in 2014, this time on Airborne Conflict Risk. It will be held at EUROCONTROL, Brussels on the afternoon of 10 June and the morning of 11 June 2014.

The Safety Forum aims to attract global participation of representatives from all the aviation sectors concerned with the aim of producing a conference report which documents the consensus findings and conclusions. 

For further information visit:

4th European Conference in Aerospace Medicine

5 - 7 September 2014

Paris Room, Novotel Bucarest City Centre, Bucharest, Romania

How we screen for and prevent health problems in aviation.


62nd International Congress of Aviation and Space Medicine (ICASM 2014)

12 - 16 October 2014