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The Department of Aerospace Engineering of Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. are preparing a joint event with aerospace themes on 23 November 2023, where industrial experts will meet with academics and students. The event is intended for all students and professionals interested in aircraft and aerospace. You can also discuss with the invited speakers what it is like to work in aerospace or what field of study to choose for a career in aerospace. Besides listening to us, come also to talk to us!

Speakers will include developers from AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s., representatives of Czech technical universities, in addition, you will have the opportunity to listen to pilots, engineers, researchers and other interesting aviation and aerospace personell.

The event is divided into 3 blocks with a free time frame for individual lectures. We would like to offer you joining the discussion and ask anything you are interested in on the topic.

To join in the discussion, download the Happenee app, which allows you to ask questions throughout the event or interact in polls.

Please register to Aerospace Talks 2023 through HERE! 

What topics can you look forward to?

  • Development of a jet trainer
  • Advanced composite technologies in aerospace
  • Presentation of the activities of the aircraft and missile student team
  • What it's like to collaborate on the design of the first Czech lunar mission
  • Opportunities for cooperation with the European Space Agency
  • and more...

And who will introduce them to you?

  • Jaromír Lang, Chief designer of the L-39NG aircraft
  • Marie Němečková, Space Researcher, ESA BIC CZ Incubation manager
  • Ondřej Uher, R&D director of Compo Tech PLUS, spol. s r.o.
  • Petr Průcha, Chief of composites development
  • Milan Dvořák, Head of Department of aerospace Engineering at CTU Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
  • Jan Václavík, Composites Development Team Leader
  • Jiří Teichman, Fluids Analyst a Space Engineer
  • Pavel Henzl, Head of Analysis Division
  • CTU AeroLab student team
  • CTU Space Research student team
  • and more...

Programme for Thursday 23. 11. 2023 

  • 09:00 - 10:00 Arrival and welcome of participants
  • 10:00 - 10:15 Introductory words of Viktor Sotona (AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s.) and Miroslav Španiel (CTU FME)
  • 10:15 - 12:00 First block of the programme
  • 12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
  • 13:00 - 15:00 Second block of the programme
  • 15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
  • 15:30 - 17:00 Thirdblock of the programme

CTU Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technická 4 steet, 160 00 Prague 6