John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences

News and information from the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences.

2014 Academic High Altitude Conference

The 5th Annual Academic High Altitude Conference (AHAC), will be held at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, ND from June 23-27, 2014.  This conference is open to students, K-12 educators, professors, researchers, and vendors, who are interested or involved in projects related to High Altitude Ballooning.  This year’s conference tracks include: research, educational opportunities, and technical developments in ballooning.

More information can be found on the conference website at:

Online abstract submission and registration will open soon.  Hard copy registration is currently available.  Please submit abstracts by March 15, 2014 for consideration for inclusion in this year’s conference.

Here is the flyer announcing this year’s conference.

Here is the Call for Papers.

Here is the form for workshop and conference registration, on-campus housing, abstract submission, and applications for student travel funding.

Here are the conference details, also included on the website.

Rooms can currently be reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn, attached to the campus buildings where the conference will be held.

For more information, please contact Ron Fevig or Caitlin Nolby.