After a mixed history, could the era of airship technology now be upon us?

18 September 2018

Auditorium, Building A, Emirates Training College


Gregory will introduce attendees to the unique nature of lighter-than-air vehicle technology, including basic concepts, materials technology, airship operations and maintenance challenges and conclude with a summary of what’s happening globally today within airship development and why.

Speaker Details

Gregory Gottlieb

Founder and Managing Director of Airships Arabia DWC-LLC, based in Dubai, UAE. Gregory has been working with airships since 1990. A member of The Airship Association Council, a former Editor of the quarterly journal AIRSHIP and former Chair of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Lighter-Than-Air Systems Technical Committee, Gregory's knowledge and understanding of airship technology, operations and development is recognized globally. After 20 years as a British Army Officer, Gregory’s subsequent career included acting as a Subject Matter Expert on airships for The Boeing Company, as a country
manager for tethered aerostat operations in Iraq.


Auditorium, Building A, Emirates Training College