Charles Champion and Maria Shlyakhtova, Communications Manager - Russia and CIS
Charles Champion, Airbus EVP Engineering, introducing Fly Your Ideas 2015
Team Flybrid presenting their Fly Your Ideas experience to the ICAS audience
Maria Shlyakhtova, Charles Champion, Team Flybrid and Kirill Lebedev from ECAR
Three members of Team Flybrid, Fly Your Ideas 2013 finalists, in the audience
Over 100 students, academics and professionals attended the Fly Your Ideas ICAS event
Giorgio Bona, Mattia Bucari, Andrea Castagnoli from Team Flybrid
Maria Shlyakhtova interacting with attendees during the networking reception
Maria Shlyakhtova started her presentation with important facts about Airbus
21 members of the global university program were hosted by the Fly Your Ideas team
Rachel Schroeder, Airbus and Airbus Group Head of Employment Marketing
Students were very keen to find out more about the challenge
Students gather for the Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch in China
Audience at the Fly Your Ideas 2015 launch in China
Fly Your Ideas 2015 also launched in China @ University of Zhongshan, Guang Zhu
Charles Champion and Dr. Sandra Magnus, Executive Director of AIAA
Airbus representatives answered questions during the networking session
Team Flybrid talking about their fantastic experience as Fly Your Ideas 2013
Where do I sign up? Students were keen to learn more about the challenge
Multi-disciplinary, diverse teams are encouraged to sign up and submit their idea
200 students, experts and faculty members gathered for the launch of Fly Your Ideas
Charles Champion, Team Flybrid and John O'Leary, Head of Engineering, Airbus Americas
Charles Champion, Airbus EVP Engineering, talking about past Fly Your Ideas winners
Charles Champion, Airbus EVP Engineering, launching Fly Your Ideas 2015
Two members of Team Flybrid, the finalists of Fly Your Ideas 2013
Innovation Week captured into a spectacular piece of graffiti art work by local Brazilian artists
The Airbus Corporate Innovators celebrate with UNESCO and USP
Team Levar in an inspiring presentation about their winning project
Students gather to share on how this unique opportunity with Airbus has inspired them so far
Gary Wicks and Gregor Dirks test out the students’ ideas on the spot
Students presented their ideas developed live during the workshop
The first workshop felt like ‘an explosion of creativity’ according to Gary and Gregor
Rovani Sigamoney followed her speech with a student workshop on sustainability
Rovani Sigamoney, UNESCO Engineering Initiative Programme Specialist
Two members of Team Levar, USP students and the winning team of Fly Your Ideas 2013
Students from USP come to meet the Airbus team, find out more about Innovation Week and how to get involved
Gary Wicks and Gregor Dirks are joined by Fausto Mascia and Rovani Sigamoney
Airbus Executive Vice President Engineering
UNESCO’s Director for Science Policy and Capacity Building in the Natural Science Sector
Responsible for developing disruptive technologies as Head of Airbus Innovation Cell - India.
Lidia and Charles
Senior Vice President New Aircraft and Corporate Fleet Planning for Air France.
Member of the Trend Research & Market Intelligence team at Airbus in Hamburg.
Meeting Airbus Mentors and hosts
Airbus A380 visit
Airbus A400M visit
Airbus A400M visit
Students were given a first-hand look at the industry during the Paris Air Show.
Professor of Aircraft Structures at Stanford University.
Caio, Leonardo, Marcos, Felipe (Airbus Mentor), Henrique and Adriano.
The runner-up from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia.
Fly Your Ideas 2013 winning Team : Levar, University of São Paulo, Brazil.
Team AVAS, SRM University, India.
Team Flybrid, Technical University of Milan, Italy.
Team Embarker, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia.
Thermo energy Harvester, CNT/polymer composite passenger seat
Shape shifting materials that help reduce noise, made from special shape-shifting materials.
Luggage loading/unloading system for airplane cargo inspired by air hockey tables.
Innovative short-haul airliner with hybrid-turboprop propulsion.
Planes powered by methane gas, a sustainable fuel solution.
Team Condor, the Fly Your Ideas 2011 Finalists took part in the Airbus workshop.
The World Engineering Education Forum, 15 – 18 October in Buenos Aires.
Fly Your Ideas challenge : to develop new ideas for a more sustainable aviation industry