The Vertical Flight Society Southwest Chapter presents
A Vision for the Future of the Vertical
a presentation by Angelo Collins, Executive Director, Vertical Flight Society
Thursday, September 21, 2023
Mr. Angelo Collins is the 7th and latest Executive Director of the Vertical Flight Society, the world’s only international non-profit dedicated to the advancement of vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft and technology. A member of VFS since 2009, he served as the Administrative Chair of the first Transformative Vertical Flight (TVF) Workshop in 2014. Before VFS, Angelo was an employee of Booz Allen Hamilton, where he supervised a team of engineers and analysts supporting numerous cutting-edge programs in DARPA’s Tactical Technology Office (TTO).
Collins has a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Maryland (UMD) and an M.S. in Engineering Administration from Virginia Tech. Though a native of the Boston, Massachusetts area he has lived and worked in Arlington, Virginia, for 15 years, where he resides with his wife and three children.
A networking social with passed hor d’oeuvres will follow the presentation.
Looking for more fun? The Southwest Chapter will also be holding a fishbowl raffle!
Prizes at this time include:
● VFS Swag
● Tickets to the Fort Worth Aviation Museum
● A private, in-home whiskey tasting for you and three friends
CHECK OUT OUR EVENTS PAGE FOR TICKETING OPTIONS
Paypal, payroll deduct (Bell employees) available!