Aerospace Perspectives: Past, Present, and the Future

Events / Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019
8 - 8:30 a.m. | Registration
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Program
4:30 - 6:30 p.m. | Reception

Ohio Aerospace Institute
22800 Cedar Point Rd.,
Brookpark, OH 44142

Aerospace Perspectives: Past, Present, and the Future

Join BakerHostetler and various aerospace industry leaders for a full-day program to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The program will include updates and opportunities for commercial and defense aviation, the need for Maintenance Repair Operation (MRO) and how your company can benefit, and critical legal developments regarding cybersecurity that impact the aerospace and technology sectors.

Hear from industry experts and meet astronauts as well as others with roles in the history and future of aerospace. Panelists will examine current trends and best practices affecting advanced technology and component manufacturers in the aerospace and research arenas.

Topics Include:

  • What Is the Future of Aerospace, and What Do We Need in Order to Succeed?
  • Cybersecurity and Supply Chain Requirements Impacting the Aerospace Industry
  • Avoiding Fraud and False Claims in Government Contracting – Best Practices and Compliance Programs for the Aerospace Industry
  • Recent and Anticipated Export Control Requirements Impacting the Aerospace Industry – Identification and Protection of Export-Controlled Technologies and Supply Chain Restrictions
  • Changes to Regulatory Scrutiny and Requirements Applicable to Foreign Direct Investment in the Aerospace Industry
  • The Future of Space Opportunities

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Dr. John Sankovic, President and CEO, Ohio Aerospace Institute
  • Michael Garson, Senior Managing Director, Ankura
  • Barron Avery, Partner, BakerHostetler
  • Randy Cook, Senior Managing Director, Ankura
  • Kerry Scarlott, Partner, BakerHostetler
  • Dr. Clive Neal, Professor, University of Notre Dame
  • Gregory Harbaugh, NASA Astronaut (Former)
  • Michael Foreman, NASA Astronaut

For questions, please contact Caroline Tighe at

4.0 hours of CLE credit pending in Ohio. For all other states, credit will be applied for as requested. 

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