MODAERO Festival 2016
March 16-19, Conroe, TX (KCXO)
Event Recap...in 60 Seconds
#NextGen Career Fair - March 16, 2016
MODAERO hosted over 100 candidates at the Inaugural #NextGen Aviation Career Fair, which was held at Montgomery County's Lone Star Convention Center, in Conroe, Texas. Attendees experienced educational presentations, met directly with Aerospace Educators/Employers, and participated in a mentoring breakfast. Featured speakers included airline/aerobatics pilot Debbie Rihn-Harvey, regional airline pilot Alex Starko, USAF F-16 pilot Maj. Kenyatta Ruffin and the keynote speaker was legendary airshow performer Sean D. Tucker - presented by Team Oracle.
Participating Educators & Employers
2016 Festival - March 16-19
The Inaugural MODAERO #NextGen Aviation Festival was held at the Montgomery County Fair Grounds in Conroe, Texas. Activities included an aircraft fly-in, static aircraft displays, educational presentations, drone racing and musical performances.
Sponsors & Exhibitors
We are proud to have partnered with over 60 commercial Exhibitors and Sponsors at our Inaugural event. Containing nearly 50% of the pilot population, the #NextGen Community is a vital growth market in Aviation. Commercial partnerships are key to help grow and sustain the Aviation industry and we are proud to work with the following group of supporters:
Quick Stats Of Our Progress
Our promotional strategies allow us to reach an exponential audience and attract a diverse young audience to Aviation. In addition to our event attendance, 2016's MODAERO #NextGen Aviation Festival was experienced by over 1 Million people through online channels through Q1 2016. We are focused on growing our audience based upon the lessons learned from our first annual event.