Dear friends,

The Singapore Institute of Aerospace Engineers (SIAE) is pleased to work with Singapore Polytechnic for our upcoming Cafe Aeronautique.

This month, the focus is on aerospace training, and we invite you to come and experience how an institution trains our Next Generation of Aviation Professionals (NGAP).

We are honoured to have Dr Bill Rankin from Boeing to update on aviation safety. You can also look forward to a presentation from Singapore Polytechnic, a tour of the labs, and a ride on aircraft simulators built by the students.

The schedule is as follows:


6:00pm Arrival of guests
Optional tour and ride on simulator
6:30pm Dinner
7:00pm Singapore Polytechnic Aero Program
7:20pm Aviation Safety Updates – Bill Rankin (Boeing)
8:00pm Second round of tour and simulation rides
9:00pm End of event


Event Details


Venue Singapore Polytechnic
500 Dover Road, Singapore 139651
W1314 and W1315 (Aero Lab I & Aero Lab II)
Date 26 June 2014 (Thursday)
Time 6pm to 9:00pm


To register, fill in the form below:

Register Here


For more information about the Singapore Polytechnic’s motion simulators, click here.

William Rankin William Rankin is currently the president of Wm. L. Rankin Consulting, Inc. He attained his M.S. and Ph.D.  in psychology from Washington State University, and went on to work as a Humans Factor Engineer with Boeing for 12 years. Later, he became a Technical Fellow at The Boeing Company. Today, he is the president of his own company, Wm. L. Ranking Consulting, Inc. He has attained several awards for his achievements, including Customer Aviation Services Engineering Team of the Year from Boeing, Whittle Safety Award from the International Federation of Airworthiness and Flight Safety Foundation/Airbus Human Factors in Aviation Safety from the Flight Safety Foundation.

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