DASIA – Data Systems In Aerospace – has since 1996 been executed as a yearly conference embracing technical and managerial aspects of development, operations and maintenance of data-handling related components and systems. It encompasses hardware and software for space and aircraft systems or systems for other sectors sharing similar requirements for high reliability and complexity. Cross-domain topics and participation have a high priority at DASIA with other domains including e. g. transport, communications, navigation, energy, remote sensing, robotics and automation.
DASIA participants are traditionally mainly coming from the space industry sector including SME's, space agencies including in particular ESA, universities and institutes. They mainly come from Europe but there are also participants from USA, Canada, Russia, Middle East, and ASIA. The participation is open worldwide.
The DASIA conference is hold in May or June. DASIA 2018 will be held in OXFORD in the period 29th to 31st of May.
The 21 previous editions were successively organized in Rome, Seville, Athens, Lisbon, Montreal, Nice, Dublin, Prague, Nice, Edinburgh, Berlin, Naples, Palma de Majorca, Istanbul, Budapest, Malta, Dubrovnik, Porto, Warsaw, Barcelona, Tallinn and Gothenburg.
DASIA is a 3 days conference with 2 tracks covering 60-70 presentations followed by Q&A’s. The presentations are mainly based on paticipants abstracts selected from an open invitation. The contents of selected abstracts will determine the structure of the associated sessions. In addition it includes keyote presentations and workshops/panels in plenum with contributions from participants plus invited presentations.
Conference Manager: Nathalie Alecton