Ag Aviation Expo Schedule

NAAA Ag Aviation Expo
December 3–6, 2018 ♦ Reno, NV

The schedule below is subject to change. Events will take place at the Atlantis and Reno-Sparks Convention Center. The Atlantis and convention center are connected via a skybridge.
 

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Early morning Aircraft move from airport to convention center CC
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
CD Aviation - TPE 331 Engine Maintenance Training  Atlantis
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 Seminar 
Atlantis
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Canadian AAA Board Meeting 
Atlantis
11 a.m. Support Committee Meeting (TIME TBD)
All NAAA Support members are asked to attend.
Atlantis
11:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
PAASS PDC Meeting 
Atlantis
12 - 6 p.m. Registration Atlantis
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
NAAA Board Meeting Atlantis
4:45 - 6:15 p.m.
Compaass Rose Session
Session for attendees with five years or less experience or an interest in the industry. 
Atlantis
6 - 7 p.m.
Operation S.A.F.E. Analysts Meeting
Atlantis
6:30 - 9:30 p.m. King Pins Bowling Fundraiser for NAAREF Nat'l Bowling Stadium
 

Monday, December 3, 2018

7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Registration  Attendee: Atlantis
Exhibitor: CC
8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Exhibitor Setup 
CC
8 - 9:45 a.m.
Kickoff Breakfast Atlantis
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Room for Families Atlantis
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Aerial Application Technology Research Session  Atlantis
11: a.m. - 1 p.m.
Support Committee Event 
   Wine Pairing & Cooking Demonstration Lunch
Atlantis
1 - 2:30 p.m. Education Sessions
- FAA/ Security Session
- Chem-Man Session
- AG-NAV Session
Atlantis
2:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Education Sessions
- Low Level Obstacle Session
- TPE 331 Session
- SATLOC Session
Atlantis
4:30 - 6 p.m.
Education Sessions
- "Ask the Expert" Speed Mentoring Session
- Chemical Session
- PT6 Session
- Insero Session
Atlantis
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception  Atlantis
 

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

7 - 8:30 a.m.
Transland Breakfast & Seminar  Atlantis
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Registration 
Attendee: Atlantis (AM) | CC (PM)
Exhibitor: CC (all day)
8 - 11:30 a.m.
Exhibitor Setup  CC
8 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Room for Families Atlantis
8:45 - 9:30 a.m.
NAAA Business Meeting 
Atlantis
9:45 - 11:45 a.m.
NAAA General Session Atlantis
12 - 5:30 p.m.
NAAA Trade Show. Exhibitor Details  CC
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Live Auction & Reception CC (Trade Show Floor)
7:30 p.m.
Pratt & Whitney Canada Reception
Atlantis
 

Wednesday, December 5, 2018   

8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Registration CC
7 - 10:30 a.m.
PAASS Presenter's Breakfast (PAASS Presenters Only).
There is no PAASS Program presented at the NAAA Convention.
Atlantis
8 - 9:30 a.m.
Education Sessions
- Helicopter Session
- Insurance Session
- GE Aviation
TBD
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Room for Families Atlantis
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Allied Industry Meeting TBD
9 - 11 a.m. Support Committee Event
   
Athena Project
Atlantis
9:45 - 10:15 a.m. Mini Education Sessions
- Simplex Session
- AgSync Session
TBD
9:30 - 11 a.m. State/Regional Directors Meeting TBD
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
NAAA Trade ShowExhibitor Details 
CC
12 - 1 p.m.
Past President's Meeting 
TBD
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
NAAREF Board Meeting 
CC
2 - 3 p.m.
Silent Auction Staggered Closing 
CC
4:30 - 8 p.m.
Exhibitor Teardown CC
4 - 5:30 p.m.
Education Sessions
-
Compaass Rose 
    Session for attendees with five years or less experience or an interest in the industry. 
Radial Engines Session
- ASU Session
CC
 

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Early morning Aircraft move from convention center to airport CC
8 - 10 a.m. Exhibitor Final Freight Move Out CC
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration Atlantis
8 a.m. - Noon Room for Families Atlantis
8:45 - 10:15 a.m.
Air Tractor Session Atlantis
10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Thrush Aircraft Session Atlantis
1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
NAAREF Safety Session Atlantis
2:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Education Sessions Atlantis
5:15 p.m.
Farewell Reception  Atlantis
5:45 p.m.
Excellence in Ag Aviation Banquet  Atlantis