AAAE Events

Build relationships, enhance your career and advance your airport at a meeting, workshop, conference, or webinar. Get ahead of the curve—and even impending regulations—with cutting-edge industry knowledge delivered in accordance with best practices for adult learners.

Upcoming

December 13-14, 2022 | Washington, DC

22nd Annual AAAE Aviation Security Summit

Join in a dialogue with policymakers from TSA, DHS, CBP, and Congress, along with colleagues from airports and industry vendors to discuss the complex issues surrounding aviation security today and examine the challenges on the horizon.

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December 11-13, 2022
In Person
Charleston, SC
Join industry colleagues in discussing challenges and accomplishments in planning, financing, and implementing airport capital improvement programs in 2022.
December 13-14, 2022
In Person
Washington, DC
Join in a dialogue with policymakers from TSA, DHS, CBP, and Congress, along with colleagues from airports and industry vendors to discuss the complex issues surrounding aviation security today and examine the challenges on the horizon.
January 8-12, 2023
In Person
Maui, HI
Participate in-depth discussions of key issues and get an early preview on what’s ahead for the Washington agenda.
January 17-19, 2023
Virtual
Virtual
Part mentoring, part education, the AAAE Young Professionals Committee has created a unique three-day virtual event to provide the information you need and a forum to ask questions of industry colleagues in real time. The airport industry is constantly adapting to better serve the traveling public's needs of today and tomorrow - will you keep up?
January 22-25, 2023
In Person
Monterey, CA
Southwest Chapter AAAE Airport Management Short Course
February 6-8, 2023
In Person
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Looking for the latest trends shaping airport finance? Seeking insight on key administrative issues? The AAAE/Southeast Chapter AAAE Airport Finance & Administration Conference will provide that information and more.
February 27 - March 2, 2023
In Person
Daytona Beach, FL
Prepare for all the duties of your crucial role at this annual conference presented by the ARFF Training Alliance. Content is relevant to the important work of Airport Public Safety Officers, ARFF Shift Commanders, Airport Operations Managers, Deputy Chiefs, and Fire Chiefs.
March 1-3, 2023
In Person
Anaheim, CA
The Airport Consultants Council (ACC) and the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) are proud to present the Airport Planning, Design and Construction Symposium - widely known as the preeminent technical event of the year where attendees learn about the latest information and developments affecting the industry.
March 15-17, 2023
In Person
Salt Lake City, UT
As the only training workshop created to discuss the latest regulations, technologies, and issues concerning military/civilian airfield operations and the growing area of industrial aviation, this annual meeting cannot be missed. Network with and learn from your peers, including military leaders, federal officials, industry colleagues, and other aviation professionals.
March 19-24, 2023
In Person
Dallas, TX
The AAAE/SC Chapter AAAE Loretta Scott, A.A.E. Accreditation/Certification Academy provides an intensive review of the new Body of Knowledge modules, and an opportunity to complete the multiple-choice exam at the end of the course.
March 21-22, 2023
In Person
Washington, DC
Make your voice heard on Capitol Hill! Learn about the issues that are high on the legislative agenda for 2023 and connect directly with key congressional and administration leaders on aviation and airport priorities.
April 3-5, 2023
In Person
Louisville, Kentucky
Learn how to delight your customers by providing an exceptional airport customer experience at this informative and exciting symposium. All airport customer experience representatives, customer service consultants, airport directors, and those interested in airports and the customer experience are encouraged to attend!
April 18-20, 2023
In Person
Cincinnati, OH
Discuss issues of common concern with relevant stakeholders and consider potential solutions in a cordial and relaxed environment. You'll leave full of ideas to improve your planning and management programs.
April 29-May 2, 2023
Richmond, VA
Southeast Chapter AAAE Annual Conference
June 3-5, 2023
Denver, CO
Growth Through Infrastructure and Opportunity
July 23-26, 2023
In Person
Phoenix, AZ
Southwest Chapter AAAE Annual Conference
July 28-30, 2023
In Person
Dubuque, IA
Great Lakes Chapter AAAE Annual Conference
August 13-15, 2023
In Person
Erie, PA
Northeast Chapter AAAE Annual Conference
September 9, 2023
In Person
Spokane, WA
Learn how to better prepare for the accreditation final interview and earn your A.A.E. Attendees will gain a firm understanding of what executives are looking for during these interviews.
September 9-10, 2023
In Person
Spokane, WA
Everyday issues faced by airport management are covered in this comprehensive two-day workshop. Come ready to discuss issues that you and your colleagues are facing or are likely to encounter. You are guaranteed to return home with creative and practical solutions.
September 10-12, 2023
In Person
Spokane, WA
Delegates to our 2023 National Airports Conference (NAC) will gather in Spokane, Washington, September 10-12, to discuss timely topics, engage in important networking events, participate in debates over the future direction of the nation’s aviation industry, and more!
September 20-22, 2023
In Person
Kelowna, BC, Canada
Northwest Chapter AAAE Annual Conference
January 7-11, 2024
In Person
Big Island, HI
Participate in-depth discussions of key issues and get an early preview on what’s ahead for the Washington agenda.
March 5-7, 2024
In Person
Salt Lake City, UT
Increase your knowledge of the latest information and developments impacting the industry at the preeminent technical symposium of the year.

Upcoming

December 7, 2022
Virtual
1 pm - 2 pm ET
TSA issued the final Airport Security Program (ASP) national amendment TSA-NA-22-01: Cybersecurity Self Assessments and Incident Response Plans. According to TSA, the agency issued the change to establish a baseline for airport operators to complete a cybersecurity self assessment, create remediation measures, and develop and adopt a cybersecurity incident response plan. Join us to learn what the requirements are and how you can meet them.
January 24, 2023
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. ET
Incident command comes with many challenges. ICS for Airports provides you with three different strategies for implementing an effective airport incident command system or revising an existing program. Even if you don't wholly implement these programs, you will come away with ideas for improving your incident management effectiveness.
February 1-2, 2023
Virtual
1 - 4 p.m. ET
Airport 101 is tailored to new airport professionals and incoming public officials to enhance the individual’s understanding of the aviation story, industry leaders, airport management issues, current challenges faced by industry leaders and strategies for implementing sensible strategic plans or goals. It is designed to present new airport board members or commissioners, senior and mid-level airport executives, and entry level with a substantive and thoughtful review of the airport industry. This course also gives a capstone summary of the airport management environment from A-Z.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
The purpose of the Accreditation Program writing requirement is to demonstrate to the Board of Examiners (BOE) that executive candidates can write effectively on a topic relevant and significant to airport management. Two options for completing the Accreditation program writing requirement are the Management Paper and Case Study. This workshop was developed to assist candidates with the paper writing process and help them understand what the BOE defines as a successful paper.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
Learn ways in which you can build the mental strength needed to handle psychologically taxing events such as global pandemics like COVID-19, threats, accidents or emergencies that can take place in the airport.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
Cover a variety of techniques and recommendations that address the unique operational challenges and responsibilities of the airport communication center dispatcher.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
This course provides both operations and security personnel the necessary information and perspectives on the basics of securing a public-use airport.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
COVID-19 vaccines have started distribution, and normalcy is on the horizon. With that, however, comes a return to the risks of normal passenger traffic. Be prepared with this 2-day overview of emergency response, disaster preparedness and crisis management.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
This workshop provides an introduction to the commercial airport world giving attendees a grasp of the different missions and complexities of civilian airport operations. Another component is a discussion on how to approach the job market, including translating military experience into civilian language on a resume, so HR reps will recognize that candidates have the requisite skills for the job.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
Better understand how airports are financed and how the finance function of the airport performs the services that they provide. We'll cover the sources of revenue, how the budgeting process works and what to you need to know about audits.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
This two-part series provides an overview of the performance requirements for airport lighting fixtures and the function they perform.
On Demand
Virtual
On Demand
This course provides a basic understanding of the principles and techniques of escort operations with a primary focus on the impact to airport operations. Attendees will gain an understanding of basic escort operation principles and methodologies, how to integrate escorts into the airport security environment based on threat level, and best practices for how to mitigate the impact to airport operations.