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AeroDef Insider Insights

AeroDef-2019-red.pngAeroDef Manufacturing® is an aerospace manufacturing and defense manufacturing conference and exposition, showcasing the industry’s most advanced technologies. Speakers and presenters from the highest levels of government and industry will share their vision of the potential of technology, collaboration and public policy to transform manufacturing. Leading up to the event, will share insights from some of the featured AeroDef speakers.

To hear their full presentations, meet them face to face, and to experience the pairing of high-concept, integrated solutions with real-world applications, we invite you to attend AeroDef Manufacturing from April 29-May 2 in Long Beach, California.

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Geopolitical Risks and Global Strategies in Next Decade

SME recently spoke with John Sitilides, geopolitical strategist at Trilogy Advisors LLC, to discuss geopolitical risk and global strategies in the decade ahead. Leading up to AeroDef manufacturing conference and trade show, SME will highlight featured AeroDef speakers and give some insight to the latest manufacturing applications and trends within the aerospace and defense industry.
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Grant Lawton

Better Understanding Cable Performance in Tethered Drone Applications

SME recently spoke with Grant Lawton, engineer at W.L. Gore & Associates to discuss how to better understand cable performance in tethered drone applications.
Sam Kellett Jr.

Improve Airframe Manufacturing through Augmented Reality and 3D Data Analytics

SME recently spoke with Sam Kellett Jr., chairman, CEO and co-founder at United Sciences LLC, to discuss leveraging augmented reality and 3D data analytics to improve airframe manufacturing and MRO processes.
Tyler Rup

Automating the Digital Thread for Aerospace Assembly

SME recently spoke with Tyler Rup, applications engineer at Lockheed Martin, to discuss automating the Digital Thread for aerospace assembly.

Attend AeroDef 2021!

Get easy access to the smart technologies and intelligent people propelling aerospace and defense manufacturing at AeroDef 2021, September 20-23 in Long Beach, California.