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August 11-13, 2020
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
Dallas, TX

The AAM Workforce

  • Wednesday, November 03, 2021:2:40 PM - 3:15 PM


AAM aircraft are not going to be managed the same way traditional modes of transport are. UAM has already challenged the way our airspace is managed. The training and capabilities of a traditional MRO workforce will change dramatically to accommodate AAM. What is the Frankenstein’s monster of this new type of employee? How will the nature of the flying IT platforms shape what employees look like?

    Ernest Huffman
    Aviation Planning and Education Program Manager
    North Central Texas Council of Governments
    Lindsay Bjerregaard
    Managing Editor, MRO
    Aviation Week Network
    Sharon Rossmark
    Women and Drones