Next HRC Conference

Propulsion Technical Specialists’ Meeting
October 29 – 30, 2019
“Theme TBD”

Hampton Roads Convention Center
1610 Coliseum Drive, Hampton, Virginia 23666

General Chair: 
Ms. Susan Gorton,
Technical Chairs:
Ms. Anastasia Kozup,


Tuesday, October 29 , 2019

Wednesday, October 30 , 2019


Rates apply to Industry, Government and Speakers


Hotel Name: Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Hotel Convention Center & Spa
Hotel Address: 1700 Coliseum Drive
Hampton, Virginia 23666
Phone Number: 757-827-8200
We have a number of rooms at the government per diem rate of $TBD.
Click here to go to the hotel web site.
Group Name: TBD
Group Code: TBD

General Questions:

Available spaces of 10′ x 10′ in the conference room at a cost of $TBD.  Click here for the exhibitors contract.
Exhibitor questions: David Meyer


We will use VFS HQ for invited presenters to upload presentation slides.  They will be distributed to attendees after the meeting.

Helicopter Military Operations Technology, HELMOT 2018


The subject of the meeting was “Transformational Technologies and their Application to the Vertical Battlespace.” It was was held October 24 -25,2018 at the Hampton Roads Convention Center,Hampton, Virginia .  Presentations were given in sessions entitled: Unmanned Operations; Operational Enablers; and JMR Program.This conference was the most popular technical meeting sponsored by the Hampton Roads Chapter in a number of years with a total registration of 128, 56 of whom were from the Government and the remainder from industry and academia. .  The program included a keynote address from BG Walter Reugen, , a welcoming overview by VFS Executive Director, Mike Hirschberg and 19 technical presentations. All presentations were unclassified.  Thank you to those who participated,especially to those who presented and updated the community on the latest research in the vertical lift community. Look for a detailed review of the meeting written by Frank Colucci in an upcoming edition of Vertiflite Magazine.