Women in Aerospace
provides programs, professional development, conferences, networking opportunities and annual awards for the aerospace community.
Women in Aerospace (WIA) is dedicated to increasing the leadership capabilities and visibility of women in the aerospace community. We acknowledge and promote innovative individuals who strive to advance the aerospace industry as a whole. Our membership, comprised of both women and men, share a passion for a broad spectrum of aerospace issues. These include human space flight, aviation, remote sensing, satellite communications, robotic space exploration, and the policy issues surrounding these fields, among others.
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Since 1985, WIA continues to be met with overwhelming success. With over 2000 members and over 80 corporate, non-profit, and academic partners, WIA has grown into the vibrant, trendsetting organization it is today.Learn More Now
Each year WIA brings together key leaders an innovators in the aerospace industry for impactful and engaging sessions relevant to the future of the industry.Plan to Attend
At the Annual Awards Ceremony & Dinner, WIA honors distinguished individuals for their dedication, passion, and significant impact in the aerospace industry.Nominate and Attend
02-02-2023 1:00 PM EST : 30 Seconds of Courage - How to Build Your Professional Courage
03-23-2023 1:00 PM EDT : Mentorship & Sponsorship: Why Both Are Powerful Tools for Personal Success and Building a Stronger Workforce
04-20-2023 1:00 PM EDT : Become a Highly Valued Member of Your Team
06-05-2023 11:00 AM EDT : How to Delegate Effectively
09-07-2023 1:00 PM EDT : Be The Kind of Leader You Always Wanted to Follow
30 Seconds of Courage – How to Build Your Professional Courage
Presenter: Michelle Carroll
Thursday, February 2, 2023 1:00pm – 2:30pm EDT
Bridget Chatman, Chair
I joined Women in Aerospace about 15 years ago, when I was asked by the current president at that time and colleague to create and moderate a panel of women leaders for an upcoming conference. My colleague enthusiastically told me all about WIA and I accepted the offer.
Looking back on a night of honors...
Board Member, Mile Corrigan, steps into new role as President & CEO of Noblis, Inc. after being announced as the company's successor earlier this year.
WIA's Chair, Bridget Chatman, awarded Washington Business Journal's 2022 Diversity in Business Award
Read more about Bridget's amazing achievements here: https://www.bizjournals.com/washington/news/2022/03/24/diba-bridget-chatman-saic.html