ARINC Conferences

Bangkok, Thailand


Flight Simulator Engineering and Maintenance Conference

11 - 14
Bangkok, Thailand


2020 FSEMC, COVID-19 Response

March 26, 2020

We would like to extend our thank you to our community; all our members, sponsors and exhibitors for their support during this time. The 2020 FSEMC in Bangkok, Thailand, has been postponed. The FSEMC leadership is considering conducting virtual meetings in place of the conference.

More information will follow when those details are worked out. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work to continue to provide value to our industry in this unprecedented virtual way of conducting business. Wishing you all good health through this world-wide pandemic that we are experiencing.

Best Regards from the entire ARINC IA Team to All and Stay Safe

March 18,2020

SAE Industry Technologies Consortia (SAE ITC) and ARINC Industry Activities (ARINC IA) is firmly committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our members, customers, partners and staff who are attending our events. As the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation evolves on a near-hourly basis, we continue to monitor updates and follow protocols established by all local, state and federal health officials. Should the situation change, we will provide updates on the specific affected event pages on our website ( and with additional status and information.


The Flight Simulator Engineering and Maintenance Committee (FSEMC) provides cost effective solutions to simulator operational and maintenance problems through the widely respected international conference and establishes technical standards that increase simulator readiness and reduce operational costs.

Attended by more than 300 flight simulator experts from around the world, the annual conference identifies technical solutions to engineering and maintenance issues resulting in immediate and long-term savings and increased efficiency for simulator users.

Read the FSEMC Industry Impact Statement: Flight Simulation Industry's Growth Fueled by FSEMC Standards and Annual Conference.

The activities of the FSEMC are led by the FSEMC Steering Committee in accordance with the Terms of Reference  approved by SAE ITC. The ARINC Standards Development Document specifies the procedures used to develop voluntary consensus-based ARINC Standards.

Important Dates
Discussion Items Due July 9, 2021
Edwin A. Link Nominations Due July 9, 2021
Roger S. Goldberg Nominations Due July 9, 2021
Exhibit Reservation Cut-off TBD
Sponsorship Reservation Cut-off TBD
Video Submission Cut-off TBD
Hotel Reservation Cut-off September 24, 2021
Online Registration Cut-off TBD

FSEMC Documents

  • 2021 FSEMC Technology Workshop
  • 2021 FSEMC Schedule of Events
  • 2021 FSEMC Presentations

FSEMC Discussion Items

  • Submit FSEMC Discussion Items Online
  • FSEMC Discussion Item Form
  • Discussion Items and Index
    • 2021 FSEMC Discussion Items
    • 2021 FSEMC Discussion Item Index
  • Download the 2021 FSEMC Program
  • FSEMC Meeting Reports and Presentations

Conference Awards

Edwin A. Link Award

Each year, FSEMC encourages the contribution of ideas, leadership, and innovation by allowing individuals to be nominated for the Edwin A. Link Award prior to the annual  FSEMC. The award recognizes one individual for outstanding personal achievement. The Edwin A. Link Award has become world-renowned as the simulation industry's highest award for individual achievement. 

  • Edwin A. Link Award - Background Information
  • Edwin A. Link Award Nomination

Roger S. Goldberg Award

The Roger S. Goldberg Award recognizes an individual in the FSEMC community who exhibits the characteristics of outstanding personal service and exemplifies the true heart and soul of FSEMC - an FSEMC Most Valuable Player (MVP).   

  • Roger S. Goldberg Award - Background Information
  • Roger S. Goldberg Award Nomination

Future Conferences


Traveling to Bangkok

Conference Location

Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel
999 Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel Bldg.
Moo1, Nongprue, Bang Phli, 
Samutprakarn 10540 Thailand

Hotel Reservations


The Airport

Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK)

The Suvarnabhumi (pronounced "su-wan-na-poom") Airport is also known as the New Bangkok International Airport.

It has one terminal exiting to an arrivals hall for baggage retrieval. Ground transportation and rental car shuttles all have stops outside the terminal.

This website can assist you with airport information:

Ground Transportation: 

The Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel is a 30-minute walk or 5-minute drive from the Suvarnabhumi Airport. 

Please research your chosen transportation methods for more information. SAE ITC, ARINC Industry Activities, or FSEMC is not responsible for ground transportation, or issues occurring with services shown.




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Preregistration List

  • View the current Preregistration List 

Attendance Fees


On-Site Registration


Guest Tour


Conference Events


Exhibit Opportunities

Information coming in January 2021.

Vanessa Mastros
Lead Principal Operations and Engineering Manager
Office: +1 240-334-2575
Email: [email protected]

Sponsorship Opportunities

Information coming in January 2021.

Vanessa Mastros
Lead Principal Operations and Engineering Manager
Office: +1 240-334-2575
Email: [email protected]