RAI Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oct 16-18, 2018: Conference
Oct 17-18, 2018: Exhibition

Agenda

Tuesday, October 16
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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Tuesday, October 16
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Speaker
Ed Hazelwood

Editor-In-Chief Conferences
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Tuesday, October 16
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
What are the reasons for the slow adoption and maturing of new projects and how can we work together to overcome them? What needs to be done by industry stakeholders to get certifications, parts, approvals and other necessary procedures in place faster to reduce response times? In this unique Keynote...
Speaker
Valter Fernandes

CEO
Portugália Airlines
Keynote

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Tuesday, October 16
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Back by popular demand, aviation experts analyse the status and trends of the MRO and aviation industries, including challenges and opportunities for the future.
Speakers
Richard Brown

Principal
ICF International
Moderator

David Stewart

Partner
Oliver Wyman/CAVOK
Speaker

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Tuesday, October 16
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker
Frank Stephenson

Head of Product Design
Lilium GmbH
Keynote

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Tuesday, October 16
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

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Tuesday, October 16
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
In this session, the world’s three largest aircraft OEMs will sit down to discuss how their new services strategies will change the MRO business.
Speakers
Lee Ann Shay

Chief Editor MRO
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Frank Stevens

VP Global MRO Centers
Embraer
Speaker

Mike Fleming

VP Commercial Services
Boeing
Speaker

Philippe Mhun

SVP Customer Services
Airbus
Speaker

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Tuesday, October 16
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Tuesday, October 16, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Speaker
Dr  Christian Suttner

Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Starburst Accelerator
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 17
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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Wednesday, October 17
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Getting to grips with current use of drones and inspection environment in aircraft maintenance and the supply chain. Are we willing to utilise and adopt drones in the MRO sphere? How do you manage drones in the airfield for structural repairs and maintenance? Evaluating and understanding sensor equipment, sensor technology...
Speakers
Gavin Goudie

CEO
MRO Drone
Speaker

Jonathan Heathcote

Product Manager for Enterprise Solutions
Ubisense
Speaker

Josselin Bequet

CEO & Co-Founder
Donecle
Speaker

Maurits Westerik

Senior Counsel
Bird & Bird
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
How can predictive maintenance systems and data analytics redefine your supply chain and enable it to evolve from reactive to proactive? How can we leverage our data assets to make smarter decisions? What processes and systems capability do we need to develop and embed within our organizations to leverage the...
Speakers
Erik Goedhart

SVP Aerospace
Kuehne+Nagel
Moderator

Micheál Armstrong

CEO
Armac Systems (SR Technics)
Speaker

Nicolas Kuhn

Project Manager – Inventory Optimization Project
AFI KLM E&M
Speaker

Rhonda Walthall

Technical Fellow, Prognostics & Health Management
UTC Aerospace Systems
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
What are the challenges associated with aircraft age issues (reliability and maintenance burden) versus opportunity (surplus parts, green time, competition etc)? What is the business case for retrofitting older aircraft with instrumentation to support and enhance health monitoring and predictive maintenance? What components are necessary and what are surplus to...
Speaker
Mary Anne Cannon

VP Commercial Engine Programs
Pratt & Whitney
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 17
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

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Wednesday, October 17
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hear key insight from the lessors as they let you know what on their agenda and what challenges they see on the horizon. What is the value of acquiring/retaining midlife enge and aircraft assets? The lessor needs the value of the asset to stay as high as possible - how...
Speakers
Brian Kough

Senior Director, Forecasts & Aerospace Insights
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

David Campbell

EVP Technical
GECAS
Speaker

Gregoire Lebigot

Chairman and President
Vallair
Speaker

John Burke

Deputy CTO
AerCap
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
As the position of the OEM evolves and their dominance in the aftermarket looks set to continue, what is the future for independent MROs? What innovation can the independents demonstrate to deliver advantages and benefits that the OEM cannot? Are there benefits or repair procedures that the OEM would not...
Speakers
Jonas Murby

Principal
AeroDynamic Advisory
Moderator

Clinton Kent

VP
StandardAero
Speaker

Gavin Simmonds

Chief Operating Officer
AJW Group
Speaker

Leo Koppers

SVP MRO Programs
MTU Maintenance
Speaker

Risto Mäeots

CEO
Magnetic MRO
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Engage in critical discussion on the major regulatory changes, challenges and updates and consider what you will need to factor into your budgets, operations and strategies in upcoming months. What will Brexit really mean? What steps are being taken to address the impact that Brexit is having on the aviation industry...
Speakers
Chris Markou

Head, Operational Cost Management
IATA
Speaker

John Vincent

CEO
International Federation of Airworthiness
Speaker

Neil Williams

Policy Lead - Airworthiness
Civil Aviation Authority Safety and Airspace Regulation Group
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This session will take a look at PBH offerings for rotorcraft operators. While OEMs are well known for contracting PBH deals, we’ll also take a look at what is available from the MRO service provider as well. Compare and contrast the best options for operators.
Speakers
Anthony DiNota

Vice President
CAVOK a division of Oliver Wyman
Moderator

Carolyn Forsyth

General Manager, Sales & Marketing
Heli-One
Speaker

Michael Reagan

Director International Services
Bell
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 17
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

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Wednesday, October 17
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

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Wednesday, October 17
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Digitalisation in aviation is allowing passenger experience to reach new levels. What should we be considering for the future of connectivity and what are the related MRO challenges? What are the supply chain challenges of updated interiors?  Attend to engage with digital issues in the cabin, getting connected to the...
Speaker
Bruce Jackson

President and Managing Director
Air Informatics
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Collaboration between participants is key. Attend to understand how A&D companies can improve their decision making process on new technologies to realize value. Hear perspectives and case studies on what has worked and what hasn’t and suggestions for the industry going forward.
Speaker
Mithun Kamat

Associate Partner, Advanced Industries
McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Learn about the future civil helicopter market and how it contrasts with other aviation segments around the world. The rotorcraft market has struggled over the past few years - new product offerings are being launched by OEMs to help spur the delivery and new sales market.  A nuanced yet healthy...
Speakers
Brian Kough

Senior Director, Forecasts & Aerospace Insights
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

Daniel Williams

Fleet Analyst/Forecaster
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
What migration of labour are we seeing across the globe and what does it mean for the Euro sector when there is competition for workforce on an international scale? How is the movement of work/labour affecting the issue? How are we successfully attracting people to take technical jobs and internships in the...
Speakers
Christophe Henriot

Engineering and Fleet Airworthiness Manager
HOP! Air France
Speaker

David Doherty

Head of Commerical
Monarch Aircraft Engineering
Speaker

Fraser Currie

CCO
Joramco
Speaker

Geoff Murray

Partner
Oliver Wyman
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 17
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

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Wednesday, October 17
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
What needs to be put in place to universally standardize aircraft statuses to ease aircraft transition, deliveries and re-delivery between operators or owners? What strategies can help reduce human error during transition and redeliveries? Getting to grips with technology and IT solutions and methods for a smooth aircraft data transition...
Speaker
Peter Walter

Director of Asset Management
IBA
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Attend for real life, practical examples of collaboration between airline and MRO-provider on realizing digital transformation to harness real value. Find out how data analytics and predictive maintenance can support the airline’s maintenance organization.
Speakers
Frank Martens

Head of Product Sales, Digital Fleet Solutions
Lufthansa Technik
Speaker

Marcus di Laurenzio

Project Manager
SWISS Technics Division Development
Speaker

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  • Wednesday, October 17, 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Reviewing trends relating to demand for used parts for current production aircraft and engines related to surplus and aircraft records. What is the state of the teardown market? This session will assess expectations for traceability in the future of heavy asset teardowns and look at popularizing PMA and EPA into...
Speakers
Brian Kough

Senior Director, Forecasts & Aerospace Insights
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Brent Webb

President/CEO, AIMS & VP of Technology Integration
CAVU Aerospace
Speaker

Patrick Markham

VP Technical
HEICO Aerospace
Speaker

T. Hastings Siegfried

Vice Chairman & COO
NORDAM
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 17
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

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Wednesday, October 17
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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Wednesday, October 17
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Hear the operational and technical leadership of a European airline share their maintenance plans, challenges, fleet status and upcoming projects. Presentations set to include: How do the needs of low cost carriers differentiate from those of legacy carriers and how are their needs being catered for? What are they looking for from partners...
Speakers
Brendan McConnellogue

Director Engineering and Maintenance
easyJet
Speaker

Gary Smith

Head of Engineering
easyJet
Speaker

Swaran Sidhu

Head of Fleet Technical Management
easyJet airlines company
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 17
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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Wednesday, October 17
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

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Wednesday, October 17
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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Wednesday, October 17
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hear the operational and technical leadership of a European airline share their maintenance plans, challenges, fleet status and upcoming projects. Presentations set to include: How do the needs of low cost carriers differentiate from those of legacy carriers and how are their needs being catered for? What are they looking for from partners...

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Wednesday, October 17
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Wednesday, October 17
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Wednesday, October 17
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Wednesday, October 17, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Sponsored by UTC Aerospace Systems Complimentary session! This session is open to all attendees of MRO Europe 2018. The predictive and actionable analytics derived from prognostics and health management solutions can unlock a number of benefits for airlines, including reductions in unscheduled maintenance, fewer service interruptions and optimized shop visits. With an...

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Thursday, October 18
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Thursday, October 18, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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Thursday, October 18
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Thursday, October 18, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
In this forward thinking session, our panel will try to get a holistic view of the latest disruptive technology and Industry 4.0 transforming MRO. What new and leading edge technology has caught your attention? Introducing Automation and Robotics to MRO - What role will it have? What tangible benefits have been gained from...
Speakers
Tristan Whitehead

CEO
Parts Pedigree
Moderator

Arjan de Jong

Principal, Aerospace Systems Division
NLR - Netherlands Aerospace Centre
Speaker

Birkan Güneralp

SVP Aircraft Maintenance
Turkish Technic
Speaker

Goh Poh Loh

EVP
ST Engineering Aerospace
Speaker

H. Brent Baker

USAF (Ret), SVP Worldwide Federal Aerospace and Defense (FA&D)
PTC
Speaker

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  • Thursday, October 18, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Are the necessary stakeholders in the supply chain ready to cope with the huge aircraft deliveries scheduled in the coming years? What plans are in place for the current aircraft that still need maintenance when all the new aircraft types are coming into service? What support does the customer need...
Speakers
Raman Ram

Partner
McKinsey & Company
Moderator

Deepak Sharma

President, Integrated Solutions –Commercial
AAR Corporation
Speaker

Vincent Metz

Head of Strategy
Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance
Speaker

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Thursday, October 18
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Thursday, October 18, 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

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Thursday, October 18
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Thursday, October 18, 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

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Thursday, October 18
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Thursday, October 18, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
The dynamic is changing as Next Generation engines continue to enter into service. Initial technical challenges that have come with the EIS necessitates discussion on maintenance capabilities in the long term. What impact is the wave of new models having on the engine market? How do the manufacturers support the...
Speakers
Jonathan Berger

Managing Director
Alton Aviation
Moderator

Brian Ovington

Director, Engine Services Marketing
GE Aviation
Speaker

Jacopo Lucioli

Marketing Services Manager
Safran
Speaker

Paul Finklestein

Director - Marketing
Pratt & Whitney
Speaker

Scott Holland

Marketing Executive – Europe
Rolls-Royce
Speaker

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  • Thursday, October 18, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Weighing up advantages versus time input, conflict of interests and possible disclosure of IP when assessing a partnership can be laborious and confusing. As the MRO landscape continues to change and evolve it is imperative to look at what alliances and partnerships could create value and secure our place in...
Speakers
Eddo Weijer

VP, Head Engine Transactions
GA Telesis
Speaker

Tom Davis

Executive Vice President of PMA
Wencor Group
Speaker

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Thursday, October 18
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Thursday, October 18, 11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

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Thursday, October 18
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

  • Thursday, October 18, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
During MRO Europe, the Aviation Week Network editorial team will engage with the audience about key issues raised over the past two days, where attendees will be invited to submit their pressing questions, hot topics and concerns. At this interactive and industry-led session, the panel will explore, challenge and deliberate...
Speakers
Alevtina Fursayeva

Accountable Manager
MAU Technic
Speaker

Bram Nicolai

VP Engineering & Maintenance
Transavia
Speaker

Tarik Boutracheh

Head of Engineering
Air Arabia
Speaker

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Thursday, October 18
12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Thursday, October 18, 12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

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Thursday, October 18
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Thursday, October 18, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Fokker Services would like to take this opportunity to invite you on a unique tour of our still rather new Component Repair & Overhaul facility at Schiphol Airport. You will get to see our state-of-the-art Level 4 capability on Hydraulics, IDG Overhaul, Avionics, and Electronics. We are confident that our...

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