The goal of the Conference is to promote exchange of scientific information in the Italian and international community in all areas of aerospace science and technology: Aerodynamics and Fluid Dynamics, Propulsion , Materials and Structures, Aerospace Systems, Flight Mechanics and Control, Space Systems and Missions.
Taking part into this event are engineers, scientists and experts in the field of aeronautics and astronautics representing aerospace agencies, industries, universities and research centers.
Papers must be characterized by theoretical, numerical and experimental new developments and results in all areas of aerospace science and technology.

Topics to be covered include (but are not limited to):

Conference Topics

Flight Mechanics
Aircraft Design
Flight Tests
Aircraft flight control systems
Structures and Materials
Damage and Fracture Mechanics
Smart Structures and Materials
Computational Mechanics
Fluid dynamics
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Space Systems
Air Traffic Control
Aircraft Transportation
Air Traffic Management
Aircraft Guidance Navigation and Control
Aircraft Systems and Equipments
Sensors and Actuators
All-Electric Aircraft advancements
Aircraft Maintenance and Failure Analysis
Propulsion Systems
Flight Simulation
Aviation Human Factor
Space Debris
Air Traffic Management (ATM)
Space Exploration and Missions
Space Engineering and Technology
Space law
Space Medicine
Green Aviation
Noise control
Optimization, Control and System Identification
Earth Observation

Plenary Lectures

MortariProf. Daniele Mortari

Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Department of Aerospace Engineering
Texas A&M University - 3141 TAMU- USA

"From Art to Science: The Flower Constellations Theory Evolution"

AlifanovProfessor Oleg M. Alifanov

Chief Scientist and Head of the Space Systems and Rocketry
Department at the Moscow Aviation Institute (MAI, National Research University, Russian Federation)

"Identification and verification of mathematical models in the process of designing and testing aerospace vehicles"

MortariProf. Brian J. Cantwell

Aeronautics and Astronautics Department
Stanford University, USA

"A Hybrid Propulsion Solution For The Mars Ascent Vehicle"

MortariDr. Barbara Negri

Agenzia Spaziale Italiana

"La Scienza dallo Spazio: il Presente e le Prospettive Future"

Prof. Ferri M H Aliabadi

Department of Aeronautics, Imperial College London (UK)

"Advances in Structural Health Monitoring for Life Assessment of Composite Airframes"

Keynote Speakers

Eng. Joseph Post

Acting Director, Systems Engineering Federal Aviation Administration, Washington, DC, USA

"Trajectory-Based Operations: The Next Revolution in Air Traffic Management"

Prof. Mengu Cho

Professor, Director,Laboratory of Spacecraft Environment Interaction Engineering
Kyushu Institute of Technology
Kitakyushu, Japan

"Lean Satellite: delivering satellites' values with low cost and short time"

Prof. Francesco Veniali

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aerospaziale
Sapienza University of Rome 

"Assembly, non assembly, self assembly in additive manufacturing for aerospace applications"

Prof. Ignazio Ciufolini

Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Innovazione
University of Salento, Lecce and Centro Fermi, Rome - Italy

"Satellite Laser-Ranging as Probe of Fundamental Physics"

Prof. Luciano Iess

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aerospaziale
Sapienza University of Rome

"Deep Space Navigation - Present and Future"




Eng. Giovanni Di Antonio
ENAC - Italian Civil Aviation Authority
Commercial Suborbital Transportation
Regulatory Framework Working Group
Team Leader

Prof.ssa Francesca De Crescenzio
Department of Industrial Engineering
University of Bologna - Italy

Dr Giuliano Allegri
Reader in Composite Structures
Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS)
Rolls-Royce Composites University Technology Centre
Department of Aerospace Engineering
University of Bristol, UK
Prof. Francesco Nasuti
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aerospaziale
Sapienza University of Rome
Dott.ssa Annamaria Nassisi
Women in Aerospace Europe
Director of Communication
Co-leader Rome Local Group
Thales Alenia Space
Strategic & Operational Marketing
Manager Strategic Marketing OEN
Prof. Luciano Iess
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aerospaziale
Sapienza University of Rome
"Planetary Exploration"
Eng. Pasquale Cangiano
Responsible of the Mars Environment Test Facility at CIRA - Italian Aerospace Reserach Centre and President advisor
Prof. Paolo Gaudenzi
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aerospaziale
Sapienza University of Rome
"Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace Systems"
Prof. Fabio Santoni
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Astronautica, Elettrica ed Energetica
Sapienza University of Rome
Prof. Sergio Marchisio
Dipartimento di Scienze Politiche
University Sapienza of Rome
Eng. Giuseppe Reibaldi
President Moon Village Association

Eng. Maurizio Fargnoli
Moon Village Association
Prof. Claudio Scarponi
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aerospaziale
Sapienza University of Rome

Prof. Fabrizio Piergentili
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aerospaziale
Sapienza University of Rome

Eng. Marta Albano
Agenzia Spaziale Italiana Angela Volpe
Agenzia Spaziale Italiana

Prof. Aldo Frediani
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile ed Industriale
University of Pisa

Asst. Prof. Rosario Pecora
Industrial Engineering Department
Smart Structures Unit
University of Naples "Federico II"

Prof. Sergio Ricci
Department of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies
Polytechnic University of Milan

Dr. Eng. Antonio Concilio
Adaptive Structures Department
CIRA - The Italian Aerospace Research Centre

Social Dinner

Social Dinner

Wednesday, September 11 in the luxury location of Brancaccio Palace