Call for Papers

Call for Papers

Call for Papers

AviAsian 2018
What would Aviation in Asia be like in 2030?

Recognizing the need to foster a strong community of academia, researchers, experts and emerging talents in the aviation, aeronautics and aerospace industries both locally and regionally, ERAU Asia is proud to launch its first AviAsian conference at Singapore Aviation Academy in September 5th 2018 to realize this vision.

The main themes for AviAsian 2018 are

  • Financing & Leasing
  • Airport Safety & Security
  • Operational Management
  • Training, Development & Employability

About ERAU

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) is the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 70 baccalaureate, master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts & Sciences, Aviation, Business, Engineering and Security & Intelligence. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., through the Worldwide Online Campus with more than 150 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies.

About AviAsian 2018

In order to inaugurate AviAsian 2018, ERAU Asia is calling for paper presentations to be submitted for acceptance, review and subsequent inclusion at the AviAsian 2018 conference. Outstanding papers would also be considered for submission to the IJAAA.

Submissions should be well-researched articles utilizing both sound methodologies and the most current references related to the themes of this year’s conference.

Subject areas appropriate for inclusion are:

  • Underrepresented groups in aviation/aerospace
  • Current aviation problems and solutions (e.g. NextGen, airport delays)
  • Air traffic control
  • Aeronautical engineering
  • Unmanned systems (limited to aerial and space)
  • Government research in aviation/aerospace
  • Sciences, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education
  • Crew and general resource management
  • Aviation/aeronautics/aerospace primary, secondary, and higher education
  • Aviation/aerospace manufacturing
  • Aviation/aerospace safety
  • Aviation/aerospace security
  • Aviation/aerospace training
  • Aviation/aerospace education
  • Aviation/aerospace meteorology
  • Aviation/aerospace navigation and avionics systems
  • Aviation/aerospace maintenance
  • Aviation/aerospace finance and management
  • Aviation/aerospace logistics
  • Aviation/aerospace legislation and regulation
  • Aviation/aeronautics/aerospace human factors
  • Aviation/aerospace entrepreneurial endeavours
  • Flight operations issues and management
  • Aviation/aerospace risk management
  • Aviation/aerospace vehicle research

Submissions should be in MS WORD format and include the following:

  • The working title of the proposed presentation
  • Your full email and postal address
  • Up to a 300 word abstract
  • A short biography of the speaker and conference presentation experience

Please email your submissions to

Important dates to note:

The deadline for paper submission is May 5th 2018

Acceptance emails will be sent out to successful candidates by June 5th 2018

Presenters will be invited to the Aviasian 2018 conference to deliver a 15-minute paper presentation in an allocated slot at the Singapore Aviation Academy on September 5th 2018.

For more information on ERAU Asia, visit, follow us on Twitter (@ERAUasia) and, and find videos at

For more information on IJAAA, visit