32nd Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference
For the 32nd year, SpeedNews presents its Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference in Beverly Hills, California, on March 12-14, 2018. This Conference is geared towards equipment manufacturers, material suppliers, aviation industry analysts, financial institutions, and marketing executives – all of whom will walk away with new knowledge about the industry. Aircraft and engine manufacturers will present status reports on product strategies, and market developments. Industry experts will discuss production and delivery forecasts, and review the current economic status of the industry. Supply chain management, maintenance and subcontractor issues will also be addressed.

Please reach out to Joanna Speed by phone at +1-424-465-6501, or email if you have any questions about this Conference.

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Announcing the Fourth Annual Gilbert W. Speed Award to be presented at the 32nd Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference

The Gilbert W. Speed award recognizes an individual who demonstrates outstanding leadership and collaboration across the global aerospace & defense supply chain. Furthermore, the award honors the vision and values embodied by Gil Speed’s career in aerospace and as a leading publisher of information, media and event products designed to share knowledge, build relationships and improve the effectiveness of the industry. Nominations are being accepted.

In 2017, the award was presented to Mr. Jim Downey, Co-Founder of EnCore Aerospace.


 2017 Sponsors
 Accurus Aerospace Arconic  CIRCOR Aerospace  Moss Adams
 Valence Exostar
 CFM International CIT Bank  Exova  Made in Alabama 
 2017 Gold Level Advertisers
 Aero Metals Alliance  Aeronamic  Alderman & Co. ARIES Manufacturing 
 CPI Aerostructures thyssenkrupp Aerospace     
 2017 Silver Level Advertisers
 Fairmont Consulting Group   Henkel   ICF  Kellstrom Defense
 LeFiell Manufacturing
PacMin  TBL Strategy  VSMPO-TiRus
 2017 Bronze Level Advertisers
 Aircraft Builders Council
CDI Corporation  Avio-Diepen  LORD 
 Mesirow Financial Pratt & Whitney