Air Power, Technology and Maintaining the Competitive Edge

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Institut Polytechnique des Sciences Avancées (IPSA)

Bis, 63 Boulevard de Brandebourg

94200 Ivry-sur-Seine

France

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The Paris Branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society is pleased to announce that the 2019 Charles Lindbergh Memorial Lecture will take place on Tuesday 12th November at IPSA, Bis, 63 Boulevard de Brandebourg, 94200 Ivry-sur-Seine, commencing at 18:00hrs.

The speaker on this occasion, Mr. David Short, Technology Director of BAE Systems plc, will start by giving historical examples of the impact of technology in warfare, and how disruptive and combined technologies can bring competitive advantage. He will then move on to discuss the emerging adversarial threats, how Europe needs to look to maintain an edge both in the evolution of industries’ design and development environments as well as the products and systems of the future battlespace.

Mr. Short was appointed BAE Systems Technology Director in 2018, prior to which he was Engineering Director, Combat Air in Military Air & Information based at Warton, as the Engineering Authority for the Typhoon and Tornado products. Before that he was the BAE Systems Engineering Director and Chief Engineer for F-35 based at Samlesbury. He is a Chartered Engineer, has an MSc in Systems Engineering from University College London and is a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society. In 2018 he was appointed as a trustee of the UK Engineering Council.

The event is open to Society, Branch members, students, and to members of the general public having an interest in the subject.

Please note : You are asked to bring a photo ID to the event. The event is free, but as a charitable association, we gladly accept donations at the door.

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Institut Polytechnique des Sciences Avancées (IPSA)

Bis, 63 Boulevard de Brandebourg

94200 Ivry-sur-Seine

France

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