You’re Invited to The Aviation Career Summit

The Aviation Career Summit is an exciting, introductory event, presented by Republic Airways, for middle/high school and college students as well as job seekers and career changers interested in the growing aviation industry. We believe that aviation offers incredible opportunities and is seeking to introduce the industry to people of all backgrounds and cultures.

At this incredible free, three-day event taking place October 21-23, 2022 in Indianapolis, attendees will be presented with several amazing opportunities to work in aviation, attend aviation schools or participate in job-ready programs. Attendees will be able to meet industry and community leaders, ask questions and begin to build relationships with participating universities, companies and organizations here in Indiana and elsewhere.

Groundbreaking in scope and mission, the Aviation Career Summit will allow a more diverse audience to be exposed to the possibilities that aviation offers for high school and college students as well as other individuals looking for a more meaningful and fulfilling career. Aviation is growing, and opportunities are readily available in this rewarding, exciting industry. If you don’t live in Indiana, don’t worry, you can still attend the Aviation Career Summit!

Here’s what attendees can expect:

10/21 – 6 – 8 p.m. Kick Off Meet ‘n Greet at Indianapolis International Airport

  • Sponsors and leaders have an opportunity to interact with industry and community leaders

10/22 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Symposium at Ivy Tech Community College

  • The attendees and others in the community will have the opportunity to participate in panel discussions with industry and community leaders

10/22 – 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. LIFT Academy Open Hangar Night and Reception

  • Spend the evening at LIFT Academy’s Indianapolis hangar to discover what LIFT is all about. Try out our flight simulation training devices, sit in one of our new Diamond aircraft and chat with current students and flight instructors! Refreshments will be served.

10/23 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Career Fair at the Republic Airways Hangar

  • Students, job seekers and career changers converge to learn about careers in the aviation ecosystem inside Republic’s Hangar on IND grounds

In addition, the Summit will offer:

  • In-person encounters with business and community leaders
  • Firsthand aviation experiences from experts
  • Differing aviation opportunities available
  • Time in an airline hangar to see and experience jets up close and personal —

Sponsorship opportunities are also still available for organizations interested in supporting programs that will help make a future in aviation possible for the next generation of aviators.

To learn more about the Aviation Career Summit, register to attend the Summit, or if you are interested in being a sponsor, download a sponsorship packet, at Discover how your future can soar with a career in aviation! Join us October 21-23 as we inspire, connect and support future aviation professionals.

Presented by Republic Airways and LIFT Academy and sponsored by the State of Indiana, Office of the Chief Equity, Inclusion and Opportunity Officer.

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Check out this video we just released to learn more about this amazing event!