Meet industry legend Chuck Aaron and enjoy special events, meetups, interviews, FREE networking opportunities, and surprises are planned on a range of subjects of interest to you. This event space is right on the show floor, so check the schedule often.
Monday, March 4
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm • Exhibitor Reception
Come join your fellow exhibitors. This is a great opportunity to network with your neighbors and discuss goals for HAI HELI-EXPO 2019.
2:00 pm - 2:10 pm • Interview with Matt Zuccaro AND Interview with John and Martha King
Please join us to hear from HAI President and CEO Matt Zuccaro, as well as aviation legends John and Martha King.
Tuesday, March 5
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm • Maximizing Your HAI HELI-EXPO Experience
First time at HAI HELI-EXPO? Swing by HAI Connect. We will help you develop your game plan for maximizing your 2019 Expo experience.
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm • 1st-Time Attendee Meetup
Is this your first HAI HELI-EXPO? It's OK! Come meet other first-time attendees.
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm • John and Martha King Session Preview
John and Martha King will give a short preview of their Rotor Safety Challenge presentation, Avoiding Unwanted Helicopter Adventure
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm • Chuck Aaron Presents: Get Inspired – A Career in the Helicopter Industry
You know him, you love him! Chuck Aaron will give an overview of careers and opportunities in the helicopter industry.
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm • Young Professional Meetup
New to the industry? Take some time to meet others like you!
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm • Maintenance + Engineer Meetup
Are you one of the people who keeps the rotors turning? Stop by and meet others like you!
Wednesday, March 6
10:30 am - 11:00 am • Coffee with John and Martha King
HAI Connect gives you one more chance to meet John and Martha King.
11:00 am - 11:30 am • Pilot Meetup
Meet informally with your peers for refreshments. No agenda, just show up if you are a pilot.
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm • 2019 Salute to Excellence Honorees Interview and Reception
Come celebrate our 2019 Salute to Excellence Awards winners!
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm • Interview with HFI Scholarship Winners
Come and check out some future faces of the helicopter industry.
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm • HFI Scholarship Reception
Meet the students awarded scholarships by Helicopter Foundation International, and learn more about HFI's program to educate the next generation of helicopter pilots and maintenance technicians.
Thursday, March 7
2:00 pm - 2:05 pm • Interview with HAI President and CEO Matt Zuccaro and Chairman of the Board Jim Wisecup
Last interview of HAI HELI-EXPO 2019!
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm • Closing Networking Reception (Hosted by Anaheim)
Join us for our last networking event of the show as we look forward to HAI HELI-EXPO 2020 in Anaheim!
Georgia World Congress Center • Booth #B5014