Conference Programme – Day One

Preliminary Conference Programme

Conference Programme Day Two

DAY ONE – Tuesday 19th June 2018

9:00am – 10:30am – Opening Keynote (Joint Opening with AST)

Chair: Woodrow Bellamy, Editor, Avionics Magazine

  • Aidan Kearney, Head of Maintenance Operations, Easyjet
  • Working Groups in Progress Report – Christian Schleifer, EUROCAE

11:00am – 12:30pm – Mandates and Regulatory Updates

What are the latest updates in mandates and regulation and how will these impact the industry and supply chain? Key institutions governing the strategy of regulation and compliance will give an overview of the changing landscape, including standardisation, certification and operational improvements.
Chair: David Irwin, Aviage Systems

  • Datalink services regulatory updates – Bryan Jolly, Bryan Jolly, ATM/ANS expert, EASA, Agency of EU
  • Strategy documents of ICAO (GANP/GASP)/GADSS – Sven Halle, ICAO*
  • Update on European space based solutions – Ignacio ALCANTARILLA-MEDINA, DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Unit J1 – EU Satellite Navigation Programmes , European Commission
  • ADSB Mandate Updates – Mark Rogers, Avionics Product Sales Manager – Airlines, Honeywell

2:00pm – 3:30pm – Implementing Mandates & Regulations: Case Studies

How do we successfully interprete and implement new mandates to meet regulatory and operational standards? Case studies and visionary programs demonstrate how we can achieve implementation and compliance.
Chair: Philippe Lievin, Rockwell Collins

  • Airbus avionics roadmap – Marie-Pierre Lehoux, AIRBUS Engineering – Systems Sales and Marketing, Airbus
  • Boeing avionics roadmap – Senior representative, Boeing*
  • Development of a Predictive Runway Overrun Awareness and Alerting System – Dr. Gernot Konrad, Engineering Group Head – Human Factors, Gulfstream Aerospace
  • Current Status and Future trends in the Application of Development Assurance Standards – Senior representative, AVIAGE SYSTEMS
  • Avionics Manufacturers bet heavily on SBAS – Alejandro Fransoy, EGNOS Marketing and Promotion Expert, ESSP – SAS, Spain

4:00pm – 5:30pm – Panel discussion – Evolution of the European Institutional Framework

With changes over the years of how the different institutions and organisations involved in the industry operate and collaborate, this panel discussion aims to provide some clarity on the role of each institution, what they do, the current position of the industry is and where it is evolving to.
Chair: John McHale, Editor in Chief, Avionics Design/Military Embedded Systems

  • Frank Jost, Mobility and Transport, Single European Sky, DG MOVE, European Commission
  • Bryan Jolly, Bryan Jolly, ATM/ANS expert, EASA, Agency of EU
  • Peter Green, Head of Standardisation Unit, EUROCONTROL
  • Christian Schleifer, Secretary General, EUROCAE
  • Marouan Chida, SESARJU/Deployment Manager
  • Katerina Strelcova, Aviation Market Development Innovation Officer, European GNSS Agency (GSA)