MEDIA ADVISORY: Attracting the Next Generation of Visionaries in Focus at NBAA-BACE

Contact: Dan Hubbard, 202-783-9360,

Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 17, 2019 – Throughout the National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA’s) Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), taking place Oct. 22-24 in Las Vegas, NV, a host of initiatives will focus on the efforts, by the association and others, to attract and retain the next generation of leaders, visionaries and pioneers into the business aviation workforce.

The convention takes place at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and following are some of the planned sessions and other ways the show will focus on workforce attraction and retention throughout the week.

Tuesday, Oct. 22

  • 10:30 a.m. Manager’s Solutions: Strategies for Workforce Issues, Meeting Room No. 3 (N255)
  • 1 p.m. Diversity & Inclusion, Meeting Room No. 3 (N255)
  • 4 p.m. Hiring Our Heroes, Meeting Room No. 2 (N250)
  • Wednesday, Oct. 23

  • 1 p.m. Developing Women Leaders, Meeting Room No. 3 (N255)
  • Thursday, Oct. 24

  • 9 a.m. Careers in Business Aviation Day, Meeting Room No. 2 (N250)
    FAA Administrator Steve Dickson and Jim Payne, chief pilot of the Perlan Project speak to hundreds of students from local schools about opportunities in the business aviation industry.
  • Media interested in interviewing related speakers should inquire at the Press Headquarters, Room N109-110.

    About NBAA-BACE

    No other industry event showcases the innovation and excitement of the global business aviation community like NBAA-BACE, where attendees have the unparalleled opportunity to compare the latest business aircraft, products, technology and services offered by this dynamic industry. Taking place at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Henderson Executive Airport Oct. 22-24, the 2019 edition of NBAA-BACE offers a premier venue to experience the very latest that business aviation has to offer, as well as multiple opportunities for networking and education.

    Learn more about NBAA-BACE.

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