July 27, 2017, organized by the Aero Sports Association (ASA) the “2017 International Sports Aviation Industry Forum” was held at EAA AirVenture. Participants included: representatives from China’s Sports Buru, the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Finance, As well as more than 50 aviation manufacturing enterprises from the United States, Europe, Australia and South Africa who attended the event.
At the welcoming meeting, President of ASA, Mr. Shudong Li and Chairman of the Light Sport Aircraft Manufacturing Association, Mr. Dan Johnson, introduced the China delegation. Mr. Jia Bing, Director of China’s Sports Aviation Administration Center, delivered a speech at the welcoming meeting. Director Jia Bing briefed the progress of the construction of China’s aviation campaign, and elaborated on the great prospect of China’s aviation industry and invited overseas Enterprises to China. A number of European and American aviation media also conducted an interview on this event.
The venue of the forum is a unique place – the EAA Heritage Gallery
EAA launched a small museum at this location, recording EAA initiation process
Compared with the air show around the sea, the forum was held by a forest shelter
Thanks to EAA for providing such a good forum site for ASA!
Guests arriving at the event
Gathering of guests
Welcoming speech by President of ASA Mr. Shudong Li and Chairman of LAMA Mr. Dan Johnson
Director of China National Aero Sports Administration Center, Mr. Jia Bing gives speech, Mr. Lei Yin assisting with translation
EAA Director of Government Relations and President Shudong Li briefed the Chinese delegation on the activities of the EAA