The American Association of Airport Executives and Utah Airport Operators Association have some great events scheduled this spring for those interested in airport management.
AAAE Certified Member Study Session
This is an intensive, four-day study session for the AAAE Certified Member exam running from 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Thursday with the exam Friday from 9:00am to 12:00noon. In order to join, you must register for the Certified Member Program at aaae.org. The cost is $310 for existing student members of AAAE ($200 CM registration and $110 upgrade to Academic Graduate Membership) or $350 for non-members (same as members but $150 membership fee). You can find more information here.
UVU Hangar B, Classroom A
UAOA Semiannual Conference, St. George UT
Come and learn more about the Utah airport industry and meet airport managers from around the state at the 2014 UAOA Spring Conference. Network with those in the local community as well as vendors from national corporations. Good food, good weather and a great learning opportunity.
Lexington Inn, St. George, UT
AAAE National Conference
This is the big one! AAAE National Conference is an amazing chance for students to meet several professionals from various airports and related companies throughout the industry. Exciting social events, a multitude of concurrent sessions and a unique industry mentoring program, this truly is worth the effort to take off work and to put yourself out there for those who want to work in the airport field or are interested in aviation management.
HENRY B. GONZALEZ CONVENTION CENTER 200 E. Market Street San Antonio, Texas
Please contact Ryan Leick at RLeick@uvu.edu or 801-863-7835 if you have questions about any of these events.