COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS

AVFEST 2019

Saturday, April 27 – begins at 9:30 a.m.

Schedule of Events

9:30 a.m. – State of the Industry Presentation/Q&A

Where: Davison Hall, Room 113 (807 Hergot Avenue)
Industry presentation by the Industry Advisory Board with individual breakout sessions for students discussing careers in airlines, corporate, military, and aviation management.

Noon – Burger Burn Cookout

Where: Ruston Aviation Hangar (125 Flightline Drive)
Cost: Your generous donations (to fund student scholarships)
Presented by Ruston Aviation and the Louisiana Tech Department of Professional Aviation

1:30 p.m. – Faculty/Staff Alumni Meeting

Where: Flight Operations Classroom (102 Aviation Boulevard)
All faculty, staff, and alumni are welcome

2:30 p.m. – Industry Advisory Board Meeting

Where: Flight Operations Classroom (102 Aviation Boulevard)
Board members only

6:00 p.m. – AVFEST Awards Banquet

Where: Davison Athletics Complex (1454 West Alabama Avenue)
Cost: $35 (Tickets must be purchased online in advance)**
Hosted by the Department of Professional Aviation

Hotel Accommodations (AVFEST group rates for April 26-27)

Courtyard by Marriott Ruston
1309 Maxwell Boulevard
Ruston, LA 71270
318.254.0067

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ruston
1707 Roberta Avenue
Ruston, LA 71270
318.251.9800

Hampton Inn Ruston
1315 N Trenton Street
Ruston, LA 71270
318.251.3090

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ruston
1312 Hospitality Street
Ruston, LA 71270
318.232.1230