Conference Program –

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Keynote Speaker




Prof. Daniel Zajfman
President, Weizmann Institute of Science
The Business of Science


Plenary Speakers

The 24th Theodore von Kármán Lecture
Prof. John JunkinsProf. John L. Junkins

Distinguished Professor, Royce E. Wisenbaker ’39 Chair, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University; Founding Director, Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study
Astrodynamics for Modern Space Operations: Recent Analytical, Computational and Experimental Research


Norman R AugustineMr. Norman R. Augustine
Retired Chairman and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Aerospace in the 21st Century: New Challenges, New Opportunities



Prof. Yaakov Bar-ShalomProf. Yaakov Bar-Shalom
Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor
Marianne E. Klewin Endowed Professor in Engineering
University of Connecticut
TARGET TRACKING AND DATA FUSION: How to Get the Most Out of Your Sensors (and make a living out of this)


Prof. Dan HenningsonProf. Dan Henningson
Linné FLOW Centre, KTH Mechanics,
Director Swedish e-Science Research Centre
Drag reduction on airplanes using Laminar Flow Control (LFC)



Prof. Naira HovakimyanProf. Naira Hovakimyan
Professor and Schaller faculty scholar Mechanical Science and Engineering, Affiliate Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Affiliate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
L1 Adaptive Control for Safety Critical Aerospace Systems


Dr. Tuvya Ronen

Chairman, 55th IACAS Organizing Committee
Senior Vice President; Head, Research, Development & Engineering Division
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems
The Development of Iron Dome – Success From an R&D Perspective



General Information

Conference Language: English
Venue: 25 February 2015   Dan Panorama Hotel, Tel Aviv
Venue: 26 February 2015   Technion-I.I.T., Haifa