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Keynote Speaker

Mooly Eden -May 2009 cropped



Mr. Shmuel (Mooly) Eden
Ex-Senior V.P Intel corporation & President of Intel Israel; Hi-Tech advisor
Innovation and the Future of Mankind


Plenary Speakers

Peretz Friedmann
Lecture by Winner of The Meir Hanin International Aerospace Prize
Prof. Peretz P. Friedmann
François-Xavier Bagnoud Professor
Department of Aerospace Engineering
University of Michigan
Vibration and Noise Reduction in Rotorcraft Using On-Blade Control: from Theoretical Concept to Flight Ready Hardware

Uys Jonker


Mr. Uys Jonker
Jonker Sailplanes
South Africa
The Birth of a Dream – the High Performance JS1 Revelation Glider

Uzi Rubin


Mr. Uzi Rubin
Begin Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
Bar Ilan University
The High-Tech Revolution and its Impact on Air Power

Mark Tischler

Dr. Mark B. Tischler
Senior Scientist (ST)
Flight Control Group Leader
Aviation Development Directorate – AFDD (Moffett Field, CA)
US Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center
Aircraft and Rotorcraft Flight Control Technologies and Challenges

Paul Weaver


Prof. Paul Weaver
Advanced Composites Centre for Innovation and Science (ACCIS)
Department of Aerospace Engineering
University of Bristol
Lighter aircraft structures using variable angle tow composites


Internationally Recognized Student Projects

AUVSI group photo 2015


Students from the faculties of Aerospace and Electrical Engineering
2nd place
Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) 2015 SUAS (Student UAS) Competition, June 2015, Maryland, USA
Development of an Autonomous Unmanned Aerial System for AUVSI SUAS Competition


DBF 2015 - TAU Team


Tel Aviv University

Students from the School of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
4th place
2014-2015 AIAA/Cessna/Raytheon Design/Build/Fly Competition, April 2015, Arizona, USA
DBF 2015-TAURNADO: students UAV Design Project



General Information

Conference Language: English
Venue: March 9, 2016     Dan Panorama Hotel, Tel Aviv
Venue: March 10, 2016   Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, Technion,   Technion-I.I.T., Haifa