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ACCELERATING THE NEXT-GENERATION WORKFORCE (AIAA/ASCEND), Mar 16, 2021, virtual, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm ET

AIAA will hold its next ASCEND event on March 16, 2021 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm ET.  The three sessions will focus on  “Accelerating the Next-Generation Workforce.”

  • Session 1: “Space Workforce of the Future,” Panel Discussion with Q&A
    • Featuring Kara Cunzeman, Senior Project Leader for Strategic Foresight, Center for Space Policy and Strategy, The Aerospace Corporation
    • Devin Liddell, Principal Futurist, Teague
    • Margaret O’Mara, Howard and Frances Keller Endowed Professor, University of Washington
  • Session 2: “Mid-Career Malaise,” Lecture with Q&A
    • Featuring Heather Doty, President, Society of Women Engineers
  • Session 3: Interactive Workshop on Workforce Development
    • Featuring Kay Sears, Vice President and General Manager, Military Space, Lockheed Martin
    • Hosted by Women of Aeronautics and Astronautics (WoAA)

Registration information is on the event’s website.


March 16
10:00 am - 11:00 pm