• 2014 Events

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Charles Champion and Maria Shlyakhtova, Communications Manager - Russia and CIS

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Charles Champion, Airbus EVP Engineering, introducing Fly Your Ideas 2015

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Team Flybrid presenting their Fly Your Ideas experience to the ICAS audience

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Maria Shlyakhtova, Charles Champion, Team Flybrid and Kirill Lebedev from ECAR

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Three members of Team Flybrid, Fly Your Ideas 2013 finalists, in the audience

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Over 100 students, academics and professionals attended the Fly Your Ideas ICAS event

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Giorgio Bona, Mattia Bucari, Andrea Castagnoli from Team Flybrid

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Maria Shlyakhtova interacting with attendees during the networking reception

    • Fly Your Ideas with Airbus @ICAS 2014

      Maria Shlyakhtova started her presentation with important facts about Airbus

    • Airbus Group University Partner Program @FIA 2014

      21 members of the global university program were hosted by the Fly Your Ideas team

    • ILA Berlin Air Show, 22-24 May

      Rachel Schroeder, Airbus and Airbus Group Head of Employment Marketing

  • Airbus Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch

    • Airbus Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch

      Students were very keen to find out more about the challenge

    • Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch in China

      Students gather for the Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch in China

    • Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch in China

      Audience at the Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch in China

    • Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch in China

      Fly Your Ideas 2015 also launched in China @ University of Zhongshan, Guang Zhu

    • Fly Your Ideas launch @AIAA Aviation ‘14

      Charles Champion and Dr. Sandra Magnus, Executive Director of AIAA

    • Tell me more!

      Airbus representatives answered questions during the networking session

    • The insider’s view

      Team Flybrid talking about their fantastic experience as Fly Your Ideas 2013

    • Fly Your Ideas launch @AIAA Aviation ‘14

      Where do I sign up? Students were keen to learn more about the challenge

    • Let’s register!

      Multi-disciplinary, diverse teams are encouraged to sign up and submit their idea

    • Fly Your Ideas launch @AIAA Aviation ‘14

      200 students, experts and faculty members gathered for the launch of Fly Your Ideas

    • Fly Your Ideas launch @AIAA Aviation ‘14

      Charles Champion, Team Flybrid and John O'Leary, Head of Engineering, Airbus Americas

    • Fly Your Ideas launch @AIAA Aviation ‘14

      Charles Champion, Airbus EVP Engineering, talking about past Fly Your Ideas winners

    • Fly Your Ideas launch @AIAA Aviation ‘14

      Charles Champion, Airbus EVP Engineering, launching Fly Your Ideas 2015

    • 2013 finalists, Giorgio Bona and Mattia Bucari

      Two members of Team Flybrid, the finalists of Fly Your Ideas 2013

  • Airbus Innovation Week 2014 @USP, Brazil

    • Innovation Week Work of Art

      Innovation Week captured into a spectacular piece of graffiti art work by local Brazilian artists

    • Closing Session and Celebration Cocktail

      The Airbus Corporate Innovators celebrate with UNESCO and USP

    • Fly Your Ideas @ University of São Paulo

      Team Levar in an inspiring presentation about their winning project

    • Innovation Mash-up

      Students gather to share on how this unique opportunity with Airbus has inspired them so far

    • Your Flight - Individual by Choice

      Gary Wicks and Gregor Dirks test out the students’ ideas on the spot

    • Your Flight - Adapting to Passenger Needs

      Students presented their ideas developed live during the workshop

    • Your Flight - Adapting to Passenger Needs

      The first workshop felt like ‘an explosion of creativity’ according to Gary and Gregor

    • Airbus Innovation Week Opening Ceremony

      Rovani Sigamoney followed her speech with a student workshop on sustainability

    • Airbus Innovation Week Opening Ceremony

      Rovani Sigamoney, UNESCO Engineering Initiative Programme Specialist

    • Airbus Innovation Week Opening Ceremony

      Two members of Team Levar, USP students and the winning team of Fly Your Ideas 2013

    • Airbus Innovation Week 2014 @Polytechnic School

      Students from USP come to meet the Airbus team, find out more about Innovation Week and how to get involved

    • Airbus Innovation Week 2014 First Day @USP Campus

      Gary Wicks and Gregor Dirks are joined by Fausto Mascia and Rovani Sigamoney

  • Events - 2013

  • Fly Your Ideas 2013 - Jury Members

    • Charles Champion

      Airbus Executive Vice President Engineering

    • Dr Lidia Brito

      UNESCO’s Director for Science Policy and Capacity Building in the Natural Science Sector

    • Ardhendu G. Pathak

      Responsible for developing disruptive technologies as Head of Airbus Innovation Cell - India.

    • Dr.Lidia Brito and Charles Champion

      Lidia and Charles

    • Bruno Delile

      Senior Vice President New Aircraft and Corporate Fleet Planning for Air France.

    • Nicolas Tschechne

      Member of the Trend Research & Market Intelligence team at Airbus in Hamburg.

  • Fly Your Ideas 2013 Final event

  • Fly Your Ideas 2013 Projects

    • Team Embarker - Finalist

      Thermo energy Harvester, CNT/polymer composite passenger seat

    • Team AVAS - Finalist

      Shape shifting materials that help reduce noise, made from special shape-shifting materials.

    • Team LEVAR - Winner

      Luggage loading/unloading system for airplane cargo inspired by air hockey tables.

    • Team Flybrid - Finalist

      Innovative short-haul airliner with hybrid-turboprop propulsion.

    • Team CLiMA - Runner up

      Planes powered by methane gas, a sustainable fuel solution.

  • Infographics

    • Fly Your Ideas Infographic

      Our latest Fly Your Ideas Infographic

    • Future of Flight in 2050

      Infographic outlining the future of flight in 2050

    • Future of Flight in 2050

      The future of flight infographic part 2 - details by country

  • Previous Fly Your Ideas Events

    • Team Condor host session at WEEF

      Team Condor, the Fly Your Ideas 2011 Finalists took part in the Airbus workshop.

    • Fly Your Ideas at WEEF

      The World Engineering Education Forum, 15 – 18 October in Buenos Aires.

    • Fly Your Ideas brings innovation to campus

      Fly Your Ideas challenge : to develop new ideas for a more sustainable aviation industry