Summer School on Sustainable Aviation

Every year, UTIAS runs a Summer School on Sustainable Aviation in late May or early June, with international experts on an annually selected theme relevant to development of environmentally sustainable aircraft.

The theme of this year’s event is:

 

2017 Aerodynamic Shape Optimisation

June 14 – 15, 2017

 

The topics covered previously and to be covered in the future are:

2013 Atmospheric physics and life cycle assessment
2014 Aeroacoustics
2015 Gas Turbine Combustion
2016 Active Flow Control for Drag and Noise Reduction
2017 Aerodynamic Shape Optimisation
2018 Topology Optimisation

2017 Schedule
Fees
Venue
Accommodations
Organizing Committee
Contact Information

 


Follow the link below to register:

2017 Registration


2017 Schedule

Dates: June 14 – 15, 2017

Schedule and presentation titles will soon be provided.

Speakers include:

  • Prof. Siva Nadarajah, Mechanical Engineering, McGill University
  • Prof. Jason Hicken, Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Prof. David Zingg, University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies
  • Dr. Thomas Reist, University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies

Fees

Early Bird
(ends April 30)
Standard
Students $200 $300
Academic or
Industrial Guests
$450 $600

 


Venue

All sessions will take place in the main lecture hall at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies.

Lecture Hall
Institute for Aerospace Studies
University of Toronto
4925 Dufferin Street
Toronto, ON
M3H 5T6

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Accommodations

Novotel

Conference delegates are encouraged to stay at the Novotel North York. Situated in Uptown Toronto, Novotel Toronto North York offers a modern destination that has upscale amenities, such as complimentary WiFi, a full service restaurant, and an indoor saltwater pool. The University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS) has secured a corporate rate per night.

The corporate rate of $129* per night will expire on May 15, 2017.

Novotel North York
3 Park Home Avenue
North York, Ontario, M2N 6L3
Tel: 416-733-2929

Check-in time is after 3:00 pm and check-out time is before 12 Noon
Parking: $17.00 with in and out privileges
Reservations: Please call Novotel directly to secure reservations, 416-733-2929 on or before May 15, 2017. The rooms are booked under the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies.

* All rates are subject to applicable taxes
* Quoted rates are not guaranteed after 4:00pm on May 15, 2017


Organizing Committee

 

Georgette Stubbs
Administrator for the Centre for Research in Sustainable Aviation,
stubbs@utias.utoronto.ca
David Zingg
Director, Centre for Research in Sustainable Aviation
dwz@oddjob.utias.utoronto.ca
Philippe Lavoie
Associate Director, Centre for
Research in Sustainable Aviation
lavoie@utias.utoronto.ca
Craig Steeves
Associate Director, Centre for Research in Sustainable Aviation
csteeves@utias.utoronto.ca

 


Contact Information

Please direct general inquires to Georgette Stubbs.

Georgette Stubbs
Administrator for the Centre for Research in Sustainable Aviation
Phone: 416-667-7796
stubbs@utias.utoronto.ca
sustainable.aviation@utias.utoronto.ca

Mailing Addresss:
Centre for Research in Sustainable Aviation
Institute for Aerospace Studies
University of Toronto
4925 Dufferin Street
Toronto, ON M3H 5T6