Huntsville, Alabama

    Radiation Hardened Electronic Technologies conference (RHET)

    Hosted by Scientic, Inc.

    Event Date
    November 4-7, 2024

    About The Event

    The Radiation Hardened Electronic Technologies Conference (a.k.a. RHET) is an annual conference for the US space electronics community organized by Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Albuquerque, NM. RHET features government organization presentations to review plans and requirements for rad-hard electronic development efforts to support national space and missile systems. Industry presentations will announce their plans, products, and capabilities to address these efforts. Ms. Windy Slater, AFRL, will create the 3-day schedule which will also include SRHEC presentations. If you are interested in presenting, please contact Ms. Slater.

    Note: RHET is only open to citizens of the United States of America. All Attendees must show proof of US Citizenship for entry to the Conference.

    There will be a welcome reception and registration on Monday evening November 4, Technical Sessions on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, November 5-6-7, with RHET ending at 5:00 PM, Thursday, November 7. Industry, Government, and SRHEC presentations will be intermixed for this 3-day event. Scientic will host a Reception on Tuesday evening, November 5, at the Westin.

    Hotel Accommodations:

    The Westin Huntsville
    6800 Governors West, NW,
    Huntsville, Alabama, USA, 35806


    4-7 November, 2024
    Monday: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday to Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00 pm

    Your host for RHET

    Scientic is pleased to welcome you to the Rocket City.

    Since our founding, Scientic has expanded our complement of highly trained engineers and scientists with a wealth of experience solving complex problems for the US Navy, Missile Defense Agency, NASA, US Air Force, Space Force, DOE and numerous commercial clients. Scientic specializes in providing solutions and services in the area of radiation test and evaluation, modeling and simulation, systems analysis, and radiation hardened technology development.

    Scientic staff will have a display of their services in the RHET Foyer. Meetings can be arranged – please contact Bryan Hughes at


    Conference Registration:

    RHET is only open to citizens of the United States of America. All Attendees must show proof of US Citizenship when they check-in.

    Registration Fees:

    • Attendee: $485.00 for 3-day event
    • Student: $300.00 for 3-day event (must show School ID)
    • Guest: $100.00 (can attend Monday Welcome Reception and Tuesday Host Reception only, no access to Technical Sessions or Meals).

    *There are no 1-day event rates.

    Note: Registrations will be refundable with a $100 cancellation fee until October 6, 2024. After October 6, refunds will be considered on a case-by-case basis

    Register now!

    Hotel Registration:

    The Westin Huntsville is two luxury hotels in one! The Westin is on floors 1-6 and the Element is located on floors 7-11. The Element has a Concierge Lounge and both offer Marriott Bonvoy points. There are no Resort Fees and Parking is complimentary. It is a 10-minute drive from the Huntsville Airport.

    Scientic and the Westin want to assure all attendees that RHET will be conducted in a safe environment.

    Scientic has arranged special room rates for RHET attendees. Rates are available from November 1 through November 9, 2024.

    RHET would appreciate you reserving in the RHET block of rooms.
    Last day to book in the RHET block is October 17.

    Book a room at Corporate Rates - $179.00:
    Westin (300 rooms available)
    Element (108 rooms available)

    Book a room at Government Rates - $127.00:
    Westin (192 rooms available)
    Element (72 rooms available)

    Local area:

    The Bridge Street Town Center, an outdoor, upscale mall, provides RHET attendees with access to over 20 bars and restaurants, shopping and even entertainment at the Theater or Main Event entertainment center all within a one to two minute walk. Check it out at

    Our Sponsors
    LA Semiconductor
    Avalanche Technology
    Welcome Reception
    CFD Research
    Reliable MicroSystems
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    Global Foundries
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