December 4, 2012 – Ottawa ON — Aviya Technologies Inc., a leading provider of aerospace systems development expertise to the world’s largest aerospace contractors, today announced that the company will be a Platinum Sponsor and Exhibitor at the upcoming 2012 Canadian Aerospace Summit.

Hosted by the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) and taking place in Ottawa, Ontario on December 5 & 6, the 2012 Canadian Aerospace Summit brings together world renowned experts, who will provide perspectives on a range of aerospace industry issues and provide a context to define what key decisions should be made now to grow the industry of the future. The Summit also features the only nation-wide aerospace B2B program and trade show, highlighting the best of Canadian aerospace companies and their products.

“Innovative companies like Aviya Technologies represent the backbone of the Canadian Aerospace industry,” said Jim Quick, President and CEO of AIAC. “Aviya’s exhibition at the Canadian Aerospace Summit will provide further proof of the technological leadership of Canadian companies in the global aerospace industry.”

“The Canadian Aerospace Summit is one of the industry’s premier events,” said John Koumoundouros, President of Aviya Technologies Inc. “By sponsoring and exhibiting at the Summit, we are doing our part to promote Canada’s aerospace industry, while raising awareness of how leading aerospace and defence contractors use Aviya’s engineering products and expertise to develop, enhance and certify their mission-critical systems.”

As a Platinum Sponsor, Aviya representatives will be on hand at the company’s booth in the Summit Tradeshow. Attendees will learn firsthand how the company’s Validation & Verification tools, proprietary test and simulation platform, and team of experienced hardware and software engineers enable aerospace contractors to develop mission-critical systems that meet specifications and are ready to undergo rigid certification processes.

For more information on the 2012 Canadian Aerospace Summit, visit (English) or (Français).

About AIAC

AIAC is the national association representing Canada’s aerospace manufacturing and services sector. As the world’s fifth-largest aerospace industry, Canada’s aerospace sector generates than $22 billion and is responsible for over 160,000 jobs. Nearly three quarters of Canadian aerospace products are exported. AIAC represents the interests of 700 aerospace companies across Canada.