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Digital Avionics Technical Committee
 
 
Welcome to the Digital Avionics Technical Committee (DATC)
 
News and Updates (August 29, 2015) :
  See updated links below for information on Conferences in 2015 : InfoTech, ICNS, and the 34th DASC
  Click this News & Current Events link for news of the Ohio UAS Conference and 33rd DASC
 
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The purpose of the DATC is to provide a forum for the exchange of new knowledge in digital avionics among professionals and students in the fields of commercial, military and general aviation and space applications. The DATC serves the needs and professional interests of AIAA members and promotes through progressive projects and meetings their contributions and achievements in the arts, sciences and technology of aeronautics and astronautics.

The goals of the DATC include:
  • To provide a forum for free discussion of new ideas, research, development and applications in order to stimulate and inspire pioneering work.
  • To serve the needs of the constituents of the AIAA community we support towards their individual interests and professional growth.
  • To provide a national meeting in the area of avionics that will further the progress of AIAA entities, including other Technical Committees and local Sections and thereby better serve the interests of all AIAA members and community at large.
The major activities of the DATC include:
  • Provide policy direction and key personnel for the Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC) through the DASC Executive Committee (DEC) - click text or theme logo image link below to go to the site : 
  • Provide policy direction and key personnel to the Integrated Communication, Navigation and Surveillance Systems Conference through the ICNS Executive Committee - click text or theme logo image link below to go to the site : 
  • Provide support to the AIAA Information Systems Group and the AIAA Infotech at Aerospace Conference - click text or theme logo image link to go to the site: 
  • Provide educational programs by sponsoring workshops, sessions, tutorials and other conferences and by sponsoring college scholarships through the AIAA.
  • Facilitate review and publishing of digital avionics articles.
  • Advocate policy to AIAA on digital avionics topics of national interest.
  • Promote understanding of standardization, integration, technological and other issues important to digital avionics systems.
  • Coordinate with other professional societies and educational institutions.
  • Honor technical contributors through awards, nominations for fellows, and membership upgrades.
  • Broaden the member participation base and professional development through creation and use of digital avionics subcommittees within the full committee.

 For more information on the DATC, please contact one of the Committee Officers, listed on the "Contacts" link at the left of this page.

 Also, the DATC now has a Media Representative. A Media Representative is a Technical Expert and Member of the DATC Committee, who is available to speak to the media, should the media request help in a particular technical area, in this case Digital Avionics. The DATC  Media Representative is :

Mr. Todd A. Lovell

Raytheon Technical Services Company

Email: Todd_Lovell@raytheon.com

 

 TAC Announcements

Technical Committee (TC) Nominations Open 1 August - 1 November8/3/2015 3:12 PM
by Betty GuillieNo presence information
The AIAA Technical Committee (TC) Nomination period is now open for nominations for terms beginning 1 May 2016. Nominations are being submitted via the AIAA website. The online nomination form is located at www.aiaa.org, click on My AIAA/Nominations and Voting/Recognition/Technical Committee Online Nomination. The nominations are due by 1 November 2015.

Technical Excellence Awards - Updated Guidelines Document3/14/2014 12:31 PM
by Betty GuillieNo presence information
Please click here to access the document.

2015 Forum Venues5/30/2014 2:29 PM
by Betty GuillieNo presence information
The dates and locations for the 2015 forums have been finalized.
 

AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition

5-9 January 2015

Gaylord Palms and Convention Center

Kissimmee, Florida

 

AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition

22-26 June 2015

Hilton Anatole

Dallas, Texas

 

AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum and Exposition

27-29 July 2015

Hilton Orlando

Orlando, Florida

 

AIAA Space and Astronautics Forum and Exposition

31 August- 2 September 2015

Pasadena Convention Center

Pasadena CA

 

The AIAA Defense and Security Forum and Exposition is still in development.


2013 Best Papers 1/23/2014 1:32 PM
by Betty GuillieNo presence information
Congratulations to the winners of the 2013 Best Papers! For the complete list, click here.

 
 

 Chair Information

Chair
Denise S Ponchak
Email :denise.s.ponchak@nasa.gov
Affiliation :NASA Glenn Research Center
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