Saturday May 4, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM PDT
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Doubletree Club Hotel, Orange County Airport 
7 Hutton Centre Drive
Santa Ana, CA 92707

Doubletree Club Hotel, Santa Ana 

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AIAA Orange County Section 

AIAA OC 2013 SoCal ASAT Conference 

The Tenth Annual AIAA Southern California Aerospace Systems and Technology (ASAT) Conference and Banquet

Sponsored by the AIAA Orange County Section
and The Boeing Company

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Doubletree Club Hotel
7 Hutton Centre Drive
Santa Ana, CA   92707
(714) 751-2400

The AIAA SoCal ASAT Conference brings together seasoned and new engineers, researchers, leaders, managers, and students and provides a forum to exchange ideas, review achievements and discuss the future direction of aerospace in the area.  The Orange County Section’s Annual Banquet is held in the evening following the conference and recognizes the accomplishments of some of our members.

Conference Keynote Speakers  (click links for more info)


Banquet Speaker  (click link for more info)

  • Mr. Robert Zimmerman, Award-winning Science Journalist and Historian, Predicting the Future of Space Travel, from the Past 


SCHEDULE  (click link for more info)

8:00 A.M. -  8:45 A.M.   Check-in and continental breakfast
8:45 A.M. -  9:00 A.M.   Welcome/Introductions
9:00 A.M. -  10:00 A.M.   Mr. George L. Pla / Mr. Roberto Ramirez
10:00 A.M. -  12:00 P.M.   Breakout Sessions
12:00 P.M. -  1:30 P.M.  Luncheon / Screening of                                                                                                
"Galaxy Clusters: Giants of the Universe"                                                                    with Dr. Brian Hart
1:30 P.M. -  2:30 P.M.   Mr. Michael Kisska
2:30 P.M. -  5:00 P.M.   Breakout Sessions
5:00 P.M. -  6:00 P.M.   Banquet Check-in / Networking
6:00 P.M. -  8:30 P.M.   Banquet / Mr. Robert Zimmerman

Link to list of presentations

Conference Registration
(includes continental breakfast, luncheon, and snacks)

  • Pre-College Student: $20.00
  • Student: $50.00
  • AIAA Member: $65.00
  • Non-Member: $75.00**

Evening Banquet

  • Member: $35.00
  • Non-member: $45.00**
  • Student: $30.00

*In the past employers have covered the cost of conference registration.  Show this bulletin to your manager and ask!

**Free admission to both the conference and banquet for non-members with paid AIAA membership application.

If paying by check, please mail your check in early to the address indicated on the registration web page.

If you are registering after April 26 and not paying using PayPal, you can pay at the door.  We accept cash or checks.

Additional Information

Questions should be addressed to the Conference Chairman: Mr. Dino Roman at dino.roman@boeing.com or (714) 896-1744.


Pre-registration has been extended to May 1, 2013, and is a financial commitment unless canceled 48 hours prior to the event.