General Information

General Aviation Conference

The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) is pleased to present the General Aviation (GA) Conference being held August 23-25, 2021 in San Francisco, CA. We'd like to thank the Livermore Municipal Airport for hosting the conference. The conference will take place at the Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront

This annual gathering of industry stakeholders focuses on tackling the most challenging issues facing general aviation today and analyzing current trends to help airports better prepare for the road ahead. The interactive format of the sessions will provide an opportunity to exchange ideas and discuss and debate a variety of issues vital to general aviation.

Attendees should expect a robust agenda of informative sessions, with highly respected speakers from throughout the general aviation community.  Topics to be discussed during the conference program include; the latest on federal funding and regulatory issues, residential through-the- fence agreements, recent developments in general aviation security, the FAA's recent focus on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), the ASSET II Program and wildlife management issues.  Attendees will also have the opportunity to learn industry best practices in areas such as non-aeronautical revenue development, business efficiency, operational safety , local government relations and community outreach. 

Who Should Attend?

  • Airport directors
  • GA airport employees
  • FBO owners and managers
  • Business operators
  • Aircraft manufacturers
  • Pilots
  • Students
  • Other members of the general aviation industry

AAAE/AMCG Airport Management and Compliance Workshop 


The AAAE/AMCG Airport Management and Compliance Workshop will take place immediately following the AAAE General Aviation Conference. Register for both meetings and receive a discount off registration. Take advantage of this opportunity to double your education without the added travel costs!