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14:00–18:00
Registration
19:00–22:00 WELCOME RECEPTION PARTY
Choose your stream:
14:00–18:00
Registration
19:00–22:00 WELCOME RECEPTION PARTY
14:00–18:00
Registration
19:00–22:00 WELCOME RECEPTION PARTY
9:00-9:20
Chula Sukmanop, PhD
The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT)
Opening Speech
Overview Section
9:20-9:45
John Schubert
Boeing
Commercial Market Outlook
9:45-10:05
Espen Høiby
OSM Aviation
Reshaping the industry – Accessing and securing the future aviation workforce
10:05-10:30
Gediminas Ziemelis
Avia Solutions Group
Financial thriller in airlines budgeting - investors to unmask more than 5bn of non-disclosed debt in compensations
10:30-10:55
Cesar Pereira
Embraer
Crossover Jets: Charting a new course for sustainable growth in Southeast Asia
10:55-11:10 Coffee Break
Airline Business
11:10-11:30
Mohammad Ali Dada
Etihad Airways
Driving Value through Business Transformation
11:30-11:50
Steve S. Smith
Japan Airlines
The global transformation of Japan Airlines: 10 year vision
11:50-12:20
Pinyot Pibulsonggram, Suresh Nair, David Masson
Nok Air, Air Asia, Avion Express
Panel discussion: Low Cost in Asia - Market for LCCs in Asia and Growth prospects in Pacific Asia region. Moderator - Suresh Nair
12:20-12:40
Ross McKeand
Bombardier
The loss of LCC's natural habitat
12:40-12:55
Mohamed Jinah Ali
Maldivian
Aviation in an Island Nation
12:55-13:10
Darius Kajokas
Avion Express
ACMI role in the context of growing aviation market
13:10-14:00 Lunch
MRO
14:00-14:25
Hemal Bharadva
aviationscouts GMBH
The importance of Surplus Passenger Seats in the MRO Sector
14:25-14:50
Johnson Hung
Air Asia Company Ltd
Dealing with growing MRO demand
14:50-15:15
Maurizio Anichini
Twiga Aero
Guaranteed cost reduction for growing MRO
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
MRO
15:30-16:30
Martynas Grigalavičius, Steve Smith, Rajeev Dandona, Chayut Setboonsarng
FL Technics, Japan Airlines, Air India Engineering, Reuters
Panel Discussion: Airlines Maintenance Optimisation and Cost Reduction Strategies. Moderator - Chayut Setboonsarng
20:00–22:00 AWARDS DINNER
22:00 VIP G.A.N.G. AFTERPARTY
AIR Tech
10:55–11:10 Coffee Break
11:10-11:30
Christiaan Hen
Assaia International
How AI video analytics can make the apron and turnaround process more efficient and safe
11:30-11:50
Goutam Kundu
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority
Delivering a Frictionless Airport Experience through Biometric Identity Management
11:50-12:10
Carly Morris
IAG Cargo
The innovation playground: exploring and implementing emerging technologies in Air Cargo
12:10-12:30
Jonathan Newman
Caravelo
Conversational commerce: chatbot strategy for customer service and retail
12:30-13:10
Anthony Bartolo
Tata Communications
Transforming flying experience with unified global enterprise connectivity
13:10–14:00 Lunch
AIR Tech
14:00-14:20
Todd Siena
Block.Aero
Blockchain: A Digital Thread for the Aviation Industry
14:20-14:40
Kim Laursen
Heathrow Airport
How to do Innovation in a traditional project delivery
14:40-15:00
Alain Dupuis
UnaBiz
Digitalization of aviation businesses
15:00-15:15
Alya Al Qalam
Oman Air
Evolution of Inflight Entertainment System and Connectivity in aviation industry
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
20:00–22:00 AWARDS DINNER
22:00 VIP G.A.N.G. AFTERPARTY
10:55-11:10 Coffee Break
Consumer Behavior
11:35-12:00
Patee Sarasin
Nok Air
Marketing in the new era
12:00 - 12:25
Rajkumar Paranthaman
Air Asia
Breaking the clutter & building an airline brand in a competitive market
12:25-12:50
Mathieu Burge
Air France
Unleashing the design thinking in the airline industry
12:50-13:10
Nitin Sethi
indiGo
The growth of the middle class
13;10-14:00 Lunch
Consumer Behavior
14:00-14:20
Narudh Cheramakara
Nok Air
Passenger inflight activities (sleeping, IFE, etc) along with the duty-free product buying behaviours
14:20-14:40
Andy Liu
MyWay Airlines
Personalized marketing - best strategies and sharing best practices. How to utilize big data for best results?
14:40 - 15:00
Ville Levaniemi
HappyOrNot
How is innovation through technology enhancing the airport customer experience?
15:00 - 15:15
Rami Hindieh
Greater Toronto Airports Authority
Positioning your airport for the successful adoption of the next generation of technology
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
20:00–22:00 AWARDS DINNER
22:00 VIP G.A.N.G. AFTERPARTY
Commercial Aviation Forum
9:15-9:50
Steven F. Udvar-Házy
Air Lease Corporation
Opening Speech: Challenges and Opportunities in the Next Decade: Airline Landscape in Asia
9:50-10:15
Craig Astridge
IATA
State of the Region: Charts from the monthly reports & related sources
10:15-10:35
Nazmul Anam
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
Regulatory challenges faced by the industry
10:35-10:55
Chokedee Kaewsang
BOI (The Board of Investment of Thailand)
Thailand's aviation industry
10:55-11:15 Coffee Break
Finance & Leasing
11:15-12:25
Marian Pistik, Rob Watts, Tadas Goberis
International Airfinance Corporation, Aerotask, Avia AM Leasing
Panel Discussion: Asian aircraft lease market in 2019 – 2022 : A to Z of leasing in Asian aviation - from taxes to region's specifics. Moderator - Rob Watts.
12:25-13:10 Lunch
Airports
13:10-13:30
Koji Takahashi
Narita Airport
Airports in Asia
13:30-13:50
Julian Carr
Manchester Airport Group
Developing a global hub from the North of the UK
13:50-14:10
Aboudy Nasser
London Stansted Airport
Airport of the future
14:10-14:30
Pierre-Hugues Schmit
Vinci Arports
Airports capacity optimization
14:30-15:10
Suresh Nair, Peter Wiesner, Julian Carr, Daniel Bircher
Air Asia, Bangkok Airways, Manchester Airport Group, Zurich Airport
Panel Discussion: Attracting New Airlines to Airports. Moderator - Daniel Bircher
15:10-15:25 Coffee Break
Aviation HR & Training
15:25-15:50
Raj Raghavan
indiGo
Opening Speech
15:50-16:10
AbdulBasit Al Rawahi
SalamAir
Challenges in Airline Recruitment, Retention and Engagement – a GBSS successful case study
16:10-16:50
Michel Treskin, AbdulBasit Al Rawahi, Raj Raghavan
OSM Aviation, SalamAir, IndiGo
Panel Discussion: HR: Recruiting and maintaining aviation personnel. Moderator - Michel Treskin
17:00 CITY TOURS, NETWORKING ACTIVITIES
AIR Tech
10:55-11:15 Coffee Break
11:15-11:35
Max Ng
AsiaPay
e-Payment Trends in Asia: opportunities and challenges
11:35-12:00
Ajay Rajbanshi
SpiceJet
PBN, PBCS and SB ADS-B and changes in NAT HLA Contingency Procedure
12:00-12:25
Peter Pohlschmidt
Malaysia Airlines
Innovate processes and change management challenges for Digital Transformation in the airline industry
12:25-13:10 Lunch
AIR Tech
13:10-13:30
Philipp Dietlin
Dohop
Virtual Interline: An easyJet case study
13:30-13:50
Susanna Halonen-Manner
Norwegian
Digitalization and Crisis Management
13:50-14:10
Aryes Trilaksono
Garuda Indonesia
How to optimize Arline IT operation monitoring using data & automation
14:10-14:30
David Gallay
Air France-KLM Cargo
MyCargo: Personal Service in a Digital Age
14:30-14:50
Grigory Rodionov
Aviar
VR Training in aviation: Why realism is so important?
15:10-15:25 Coffee Break
17:00 CITY TOURS, NETWORKING ACTIVITIES