Join 8,500 technologists, regulators and users across commercial and defense sectors for AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2019, the largest, most comprehensive trade show for unmanned and autonomous systems. As adoption spreads and applications expand, XPONENTIAL is the one event that brings together the entire unmanned systems community to share ideas, collaborate across markets, capitalize on best practices and emerging trends and harness the power of unmanned technology for your business.

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Matt Cornelius

Executive Vice President
Airports Council International - North America


Matt Cornelius joined ACI-NA in November 2012 and is currently Executive Vice President. Since he joined ACI-NA, Matt has served in various positions and has been essential in the strengthening of our relationship with U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Matt has also led efforts to develop new products and services that promote best practices and innovation in the airport industry. Cornelius serves as the committee secretary to the U.S. International Air Service Program and the Large Hub Airport Committee. His vast aviation industry experience has allowed him to provide insight and support for many issues including U.S., Canadian and international aviation regulations, air service development, international bilateral air service issues, airport/airline business relations, passenger facilitation and more. Prior to joining ACI-NA, Matt served as Airline Affairs Manager with the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. He also held roles in Frontier Airlines’ finance and commercial strategy departments, and worked in airport operations at Denver International Airport. He began his career with the aviation department of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, where he held various positions in customer service and airport operations. Cornelius is a graduate of Villanova University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, and also holds an MBA from the University of Colorado at Boulder.


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