Conference Schedule

67th Annual International Conference on Mass Properties Engineering
Seattle, Washington
May 17-22, 2008
Seattle Renaissance Hotel

 NEW - 2008 International Conference Program (pdf)

Schedule subject to change.

Time Event Room
Friday, May 16, 2008
1630-1830 SAWE International/Chapter Officer or Committee Chairman Orientation  
2000-0000 Hospitality Suite Presidential Suite
Saturday, May 17, 2008
0700-0900 Registration Desk Presidential Suite
0800-1700 Board of Directors Meeting Visions Room
0800-1800 Mass Properties Management and Control of Military Aircraft  
Sunday, May 18, 2008
0700-0900 Registration Desk 3rd Floor (South Room)
0900-1600 Seattle Center  
0800-1800 Aircraft Weight Estimating and Use of RP 8 for Weight Allocation  
0800-1800 Helicopter Conceptual Design  
0800-1800 Automated Weight and Balance System (AWBS) Software Training  
0800-1200 Airline Fuel Conservation  
1500-1900 Registration Desk 3rd Floor (South Room)
1800-2100 Opening Reception Visions Room
2100-0100 Hospitality Suite Presidential Suite
Monday, May 19, 2008
0700-1700 Registration Desk 3rd Floor (South Room)
0900-1600 Pioneer Square  
0800-0900 Opening Session Ballroom
0900-1200 Airline Fuel Conservation  
0900-1800 Aircraft Weight and Balance Course (Part 1 - Classroom)  
  Exhibitor Technology Class  
0900-1800 Integrated Product Design  
0900-1200 Systems Verification / Flight Technology - Space and Un-Manned  
0900-1200 Marine Systems Design  
1800-2200 Tillicum Village  
2300-0100 Hospitality Suite Presidential Suite
Tuesday, May 20, 2008
0700-1300 Registration Desk 3rd Floor (South Room)
1000-1600 Pike's Place Market  
0800-1530 Measuring Mass Properties  
1500-1800 MOI/POI Demonstration  
0930-1800 Aircraft Weight and Balance Course (Part 2 - Aircraft Weighing)  
  Exhibitor Technology Classes  
0800-0930 G/I - Joint Session  
1000-1200 G/I - Missiles and Space  
1000-1200 G/I - Airline Affairs  
1000-1200 G/I - Marine Systems  
1000-1200 G/I - Military Aircraft  
1000-1200 G/I - Ground Vehicles  
1000-1200 G/I - Functional Recommended Practices  
1200-1330 G/I Luncheon Ballroom
1330-1530 G/I - Missiles and Space  
1330-1530 G/I - Airline Affairs  
1330-1530 G/I - Marine Systems  
1330-1530 G/I - Military Aircraft  
1330-1530 G/I - Ground Vehicles  
1330-1530 G/I - Functional Recommended Practices  
1600-1700 G/I - Joint Session  
1800-0000 Hospitality Suite Presidential Suite
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
1000-1500 Wet Your Whistle Beverage Tour  
0800-1730 Automated Weight and Balance System (AWBS) Software Training  
1300-1730 Marine Systems Weight Estimation Methods Based on SAWE RP 14  
0800-1730 Ship Inclining Experiment  
0800-1200 Marine Weight Control - Based on RP 12 & 14  
0800-1730 Flight Technology - Manned  
1730-1830 Awards Banquet Social Ballroom Foyer
1900-2200 Awards Banquet Ballroom
2200-0100 Hospitality Suite Presidential Suite
Thursday, May 22, 2008
0830-1300 Boeing Future of Flight and Factory Tour (Sold Out)