The 2022 NGPA Industry Expo presented by United Airlines will be held February 10-11, 2022

Each year the NGPA hosts the NGPA Industry Expo, which is the second-largest pilot recruiting and aviation networking event in the U.S. The event features keynote speakers, hundreds of ATP-qualified active airline pilots seeking employment, aviation products and services, and educational seminars for both commercial, business/corporate, and general aviation pilots.


Schedule

Please review the basic schedule outline for our 2022 Palm Springs Industry Expo presented by United Airlines below. A more detailed schedule will be available to attendees in the event app. 

9AM-4PM Industry Expo presented by United Airlines - NGPA is pleased to present the 2022 NGPA Industry Expo Presented by United Airlines, which will be held on Thursday, Feb 10 - Friday, Feb. 11, 2022 at the Renaissance Palm Springs. Exhibitor booths, hiring events, guest speakers and educational seminars for general aviation, business/corporate, and commercial pilots are in the lineup of events.

Breakout Sessions hosted in Mojave Learning Center Room

  • 9:15AM Delta Air Lines Briefing 

  • 10:30AM Southwest Airlines Briefing 

  • 11:45AM Solairus Aviation Business Aviation Briefing

  • 1PM Retirement Planning Briefing hosted by Todd Foster of Total Investment Management 

  • 2:15PM Aeromedical Briefing hosted by Keith Lemmon, MD, Sr. AME

  • 3:30PM Scholarships Briefing

6PM The Widget Warm-Up Party by Delta Air Lines - Optional Add-on event hosted on the pool deck of the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel. This event is a great opportunity to reconnect with old friends, meet new friends, and enjoy the music and atmosphere. Catering as well as complimentary beer, wine, and hard seltzers are provided at this event. 

8AM-3PM Industry Expo presented by United Airlines - NGPA is pleased to present the 2022 NGPA Industry Expo Presented by United Airlines, which will be held on Thursday, Feb 10 - Friday, Feb. 11, 2022 at the Renaissance Palm Springs. Exhibitor booths, hiring events, guest speakers and educational seminars for general aviation, business/corporate, and commercial pilots are in the lineup of events.

Breakout Sessions hosted in Mojave Learning Center Room

  • 8:15AM Southwest Airlines Briefing  

  • 9:30AM Delta Air Lines Briefing 

  • 10:45AM Transgender Committee breakout hosted by Erika DeLong

  • 12PM Aircraft Ownership Breakout hosted by Scott Lebovitz

  • 1:15PM Ally Committee Breakout

  • 2:30PM Membership & NGPA Finance Breakout 

5:30PM Air Museum Transportation presented by American Airlines - Complimentary bus service from Renaissance Hotel to the Airport museum venue will begin at 5:30pm and run both directions throughout the event.

6PM Air Museum Reception presented by American Airlines - Optional Add-on event. Home to one of the largest collections of flyable WWII aircraft, we’ll use the dramatic backdrop of the Palm Springs Air Museum to officially kick off the 2022 NGPA Palm Springs Winter Warm-Up Presented by United Airlines! Enjoy some of the finest aviation art murals and exhibits in the world while you listen to music, have a cocktail, and nosh on hors d'oeuvres at this classic Palm Springs venue. Complimentary open bar included. 

Exhibitors: Exhibitor setup will be offered on Wednesday, Feb 9 from 11am-4pm. The expo floor will also open early to exhibitors on both days for additional set-up and preparations.