Flying Cars, Supersonic Jets, Space Tourism & Beyond: Aerospace in 2050


How will we move around cities and explore our world and beyond in the year 2050? As the Aerospace Industries Association debuts “Vision 2050: The Way To What’s Next,” panelists will explore how the innovations being researched, developed, and invested in today by the aerospace industry will transform the way we move, connect, and explore – from drones and air taxis, to autonomy, artificial intelligence, supersonic flight, and commercial space travel.


Eric Fanning, President and CEO, Aerospace Industries Association

Jason Chua, Executive Director of United Technologies Advanced Projects (UTAP)

Karl Hutter, CEO, Click Bond Inc.

Margaret Weitekamp, Curator, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

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