Calendar of Events

  • AIAC Small Business Forum
    October 5, 2015 - Bay Adelaide Centre, Toronto, ON

    AIAC and KPMG present a Small Business Forum on financing and access to capital for small business in the aerospace sector. The Forum will focus on bringing together leaders from the aerospace business sector and from financial institutions and service providers for a robust discussion focused on the financial challenges facing small aerospace businesses in the dynamic environment of the global aerospace market and on innovative ways of addressing these challenges.

    Registration information will be available shortly. We look forward to seeing you there!

    For more information, contact Jennifer Proulx, Director of Events and Government Services, at (613) 760-4553 or

  • 18th Annual SeaKing Symposium
    October 6-8, 2015 - Vancouver, BC

    CanWest Aerospace is pleased to be hosting the 18th Annual International Sea King Maintenance Symposium. This annual event brings together Sea King/S-61 operators and maintainers from around the world to share and discuss technical and maintenance issues, new modifications and upgrades and solutions to problems related to an aircraft that has extensive service experience.

    Click here to learn more and to register.

  • CARIC's 2nd Research Forum
    October 7, 2015 - Toronto Congress Centre

    Time to get ready if you want to present a project idea! The Forum is designated to initiating collaborative research projects. Ideas for projects will be presented throughout the event.


    • Industry players
    • Academics and research centres (must have a letter of support from a company)

    For more information, please click here.

  • National Aerospace FDI
    October 26-28- Los Angeles, CA

    Interested in expanding your sales and operations into the U.S. aerospace and defense market? The U.S. Embassy and Consulates across Canada, in collaboration with the AIAC, invite you to join the Canadian delegation going to the National Aerospace FDI Expo on October 26-28 in Los Angeles.

    This is an excellent opportunity for Canadian companies that are already exporting to the U.S., or are already established in the U.S., and would like to increase their international presence in this market. Canadian companies will benefit from speaking with experts on doing business in the U.S., the U.S. aerospace market, expanding and managing an operation in the U.S., B2B meetings with U.S. states and aerospace companies, and networking activities.

    Register today to be part of this great group! For more information, please see flyer attached (English//Français)

  • 2015 Canadian Aerospace Summit
    November 17-18, 2015 - Ottawa, ON

    This exclusive conference, B2B and Trade Show brings together Canadian and international companies of all sizes, government, and academia for two days in the nation's capital. 1,000 participants – primarily C-suite executives and government officials – are expected to attend.

    Under the theme "The Sky Is The Limit: Canada Welcomes The World," this year's program will look at how innovative companies can emerge out of down cycles better than ever, how they can work effectively with governments, and how to capitalize on international opportunities. Distinguished speakers will enlighten us with both Canadian and international perspectives at CAS2015, Canada’s leading national aerospace event.

    Visit the website to learn more about the program, and don't miss your chance to save with an early bird registration!

  • 5th International Business Convention for the Aerospace Industry in Torino
    Novermber 17-19, 2015- Torino, Italy 

    Aerospace and Defense Meetings is Italy's sole international business convention for the aerospace and defense industry. The event provides great networking opportunities, new project development and a unique occasion to optimize research of new suppliers and solutions.

    For more information visit

  • Singapore Air Show 2016
    February 16-21, 2016 - Singapore

    Singapore Air Show (SAS) is Asia’s largest and one of the top three most important air shows in the world. It is a global exhibition where the latest state-of-the-art systems and equipment along with the latest technologies and developments are displayed by top aerospace companies around the world.

    Interested in Exhibiting in the Canadian Pavilion?
    AIAC invites you to be a part of the Canadian Pavilion! The cost is C$2,200.00 per square meter. If interested, please contact Derek Staines, EAS Exhibition Services at or (905) 837 5095. For more information, contact Vlada Shilina, Associate Vice President, International Strategy and Business Development.

    Ontario Showcase
    Participate in the Ontario showcase and a business mission to Indonesia or Malaysia (TBC). For more information, click here or contact Corie McDougall, Area Director - Southeast Asia, International Trade Branch, Ontario Government.