2011 Royal Aeronautical Society Annual Hargrave Lecture and Dinner
The AirShows DownUnder program - promoting aviation and aerospace, Schofields 1976 to Avalon 2013
Ian Honnery, Chief Executive Aerospace Maritime and Defence Foundation of Australia Limited
Tuesday 27th September, 2011
Rydges Melbourne Hotel
186 Exhibition St, Melbourne
$60 (member); $80 (non-member); $45 (student)
Registration includes lecture, pre-dinner drinks and dinner
Ian Honnery is Chief Executive, and a member of the Boards, of Aerospace Maritime and Defence Foundation of Australia Limited and its affiliates, Aerospace Australia Limited, Aviation Development Australia Limited and Maritime Australia Limited. All four companies in the group are not-for-profit organisations established to promote the development of Australia's aviation, aerospace, maritime and defence resources.
A cornerstone activity of the group is the biennial Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition held at Avalon Airport near Melbourne in Victoria. Ian has been the Chief Executive for the ten shows held since the inaugural event in 1992.
Originally a lawyer by profession, Ian was in private legal practice for 28 years before taking up his current full-time position. He also served in the RAAF Specialist Reserve for 25 years and was an active member of the aero club movement, playing a prominent role in the development of the successful Schofields Flying Club in western Sydney. He is currently chair of the Australian Aerospace Industry Forum.
For more details and to book visit the Engineers Australia website