Convention Schedule

2016 NAAA Convention
December 5–8, 2016 ♦ Long Beach, Calif. 
(All Events at the Long Beach Convention Center)
 
Watch this video of great convention moments of the past and get pumped up for the world’s largest aerial application trade show, networking, education and fun! 

Sunday, December 4
Morning
Aircraft into Convention Center
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
CD Aviation - TPE 331 Engine Maintenance Training
FAA/IA Renewal (TBD)
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 Seminar
8 hour IA Renewal 
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Canadian AAA Board Meeting (TBD)
12 - 6 p.m.
Registration  
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
PAASS PDC Meeting 
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
NAAA Board Meeting
4:45 - 6:15 p.m.
'Ask the Expert' Speed Mentoring Session
6 - 7 p.m.
Operation S.A.F.E. Analysts Meeting
 
Monday, December 5
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Registration
8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Exhibitor Setup 
8 - 9:45 a.m.
Kickoff Breakfast 
Sponsored by BASF
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
ASABE Technical Session (CEUs possible
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Support Committee Meet & Greet (Times TBD)
1 - 2:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions 
- FAA/Security Session
- Session 2
- Session 3
2:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Educational Sessions  
- UAV Session
- Session 2
- Session 3
4:30 - 6 p.m.
Educational Sessions 
- Session 1
- Session 2
- Session 3 
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception 
 
Tuesday, December 6
7 - 8:30 a.m.
CP Products/Transland Breakfast & Seminar 
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Registration 
8 - 11:30 a.m.
Exhibitor Setup 
8:45 - 9:30 a.m.
NAAA Business Meeting 
9:45 - 11:30 a.m.
NAAA General Session
Sponsored by Syngenta
12 - 5:30 p.m.
NAAA Trade Show. Exhibitor Details 
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Live Auction & Reception
Reception Sponsored by Syngenta
7:30 p.m.
Pratt & Whitney Canada Reception 
 
Wednesday, December 7   
8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Registration
7 - 10:30 a.m.
PAASS Presenter's Breakfast 
(PAASS Presenters Only)
8 - 9:30 a.m.
Educational Sessions 
- Helicopter Session (Simplex Aerospace to follow)
Sponsored by Simplex Aerospace
- Session 2
- Session 3
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Allied Industry Meeting 
9 - 11:30 a.m. Support Committee Event (Times TBD)
9:30 - 10 a.m. Simplex Aerospace Session
9:30 - 11 a.m. State/Regional Directors Meeting (TBD)
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
NAAA Trade Show. Exhibitor Details 
12 - 1 p.m.
Past President's Meeting 
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
NAAREF Board Meeting 
2 - 3 p.m.
Silent Auction Staggered Closing 
4 - 8 p.m.
Exhibitor Teardown
4 - 5:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions 
- Compaass Rose
- Session 2
- Session 3
7 p.m.
GE Aviation's Annual Boot Scootin's Party (Invite Only) TBD

Thursday, December 8
8 - 10 a.m. Aircraft Removed, Final Freight Move Out
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration
8:45 - 10:15 a.m.
Educational Sessions 
10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Educational Sessions 
1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
NAAREF Safety Session 
2:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Educational Sessions 
- "Ask the Expert" Speed Mentoring Session
- Session 2
5:15 p.m.
Farewell Reception 
5:45 p.m.
Farewell/Awards Banquet 
(Farewell Banquet tickets sold at the door until sold out)