Dr. Ronald M. Sega is the keynote speaker for MAC2021. Dr. Sega is the Department of Defense Highly Qualified Expert in the role of Chief Technology Officer in the US Army Futures Command since July of 2019.
Prior to being appointed to his current position, he served as Director, Systems Engineering Programs at Colorado State University (CSU) and Special Assistant to the Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives from September 2013 through June 2019. At CSU, he served as chair of the Sustainability, Energy, and Environment Advisory Committee.
Dr. Sega also served as chair of the President’s and Provost’s Council on Sustainability at The Ohio State University (OSU). Dr. Sega held the position of Vice President for Energy, Environment, and Applied Research with the CSU Research Foundation from September 2007 through August 2010.
In addition to these positions, he is also a former NASA astronaut and veteran of two shuttle missions. He retired from the U.S. Air Force in the rank of Major General.
He will be joined by Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director of AeroDynamic Advisory. His experience spans the air transport, business & general aviation, and military sectors.
Dr. Michaels will deliver an aerospace industry update titled Commercial Aerospace in the Post-COVID World during MAC2021.
The day begins with breakfast and registration continues with matchmaking, breakout sessions, exhibits, and presentations covering emerging technologies, cybersecurity, and supply chain development then finishes with a cocktail reception.
MAC2021 is the premier aerospace conference of the Midwest and continues to build connections and share relevant information and innovations key to the aerospace industry.
Learn more about the events, attending, workshops, and speakers taking place on October 5th at MidwestAerospaceConference.com.