Preliminary Agenda

For information about the 34th Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference, contact Joanna Speed or call +1-310-857-7691.

 

MARCH 9 - MONDAY

6:00-7:30 PM
Registration - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by Click Bond

6:30-8:00
Welcome Cocktails (spouses invited) - Le Grand Trianon, sponsored by City National Bank


MARCH 10 - TUESDAY

8:00-9:00 AM
Registration - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Click Bond
Breakfast - Le Grand Trianon, sponsorship available

9:00-9:05
Introduction and Welcome Address - The Grand Ballroom
Joanna Speed, Managing Director, A&D and SpeedNews Conferences

9:05-9:45
THE TEAL GROUP
Opening Address
Richard Aboulafia, Vice President, Analysis

9:45-10:30
UNITED AIRLINES
An Industry View From a Customer
Tom Doxey, Senior Vice President, Technical Operations

10:30-11:00
Morning Coffee Break - The Grand Ballroom, sponsored by Liberty Hall Capital Partners

11:00-11:35
AVOLON
An Industry View From a Lessor
Jim Morrison, Vice President, Aircraft Evaluation

11:35-12:05 PM
BANK OF AMERICA - MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL RESEARCH
An Industry View From the Street
Dr. Ronald J. Epstein, Managing Director, A&D Global Research

12:15
Sixth Annual Gilbert W. Speed Award, presented by Greg Hamilton, President, Aviation Week Network

12:30-1:50
Lunch - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by CFM International

2:00-2:40  
PANEL: MARKET AND TECHNOLOGY DRIVERS FROM THE OEM PERSPECTIVE
Session One: Moderated by Jerrold T. Lundquist, Managing Director, The Lundquist Group
AIRBUS - Simon F. Pickup, Director, Marketing Operations - Americas
BOEING COMMERCIAL AIRPLANES - Jim Haas, Director, Product Marketing
Discussions and Questions

2:40-2:50  
Refresher Break

2:50-3:30  
PANEL: MARKET AND TECHNOLOGY DRIVERS FROM THE OEM PERSPECTIVE
Session Two: Moderated by Jerrold T. Lundquist, Managing Director, The Lundquist Group
BOMBARDIER COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT - Ross Mitchell, Vice President, Commercial Operations & Leasing
EMBRAER - Wellington Sperandio Silva, Market Strategy Associate - Commercial Aviation
Discussions and Questions

3:30-4:00
Afternoon Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom, sponsored by Liberty Hall Capital Partners

4:00-4:45 
PANEL: AVIONICS & CONNECTIVITY: WHAT'S NEXT?
Moderated by Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director, AeroDynamic Advisory
COLLINS AEROSPACE - Craig Peterson, Vice President, Connectivity Solutions
GOGO - Dave Bijur, Senior Vice President, Head of Commercial
THALES - Jacob Markish, Vice President, Strategy & Marketing - NA
Discussion and Questions

4:45-5:30
AN INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION: A VIEW FROM A TIER-ONE SUPPLIER
Moderated by Joseph C. Anselmo, Editor-in-Chief, Aviation Week & Space Technology, Aviation Week Network
SAFRAN USA - Peter Nicholas Lengyel, President & Chief Executive Officer

5:35
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

6:00-7:00
Cocktail Hour (spouses invited) – Le Grand Trianon, sponsored by the State of Alabama

7:15-9:15
Dinner at Spago; Your invitation to be shown at door (spouses invited) - Spago is within walking distance of the Beverly Wilshire, sponsorship available 



MARCH 11 - WEDNESDAY

7:30-8:30 AM
Breakfast - Le Grand Trianon, sponsorship available

8:30-9:05
EATON
Opening Address
Nanda Kumar, President, Aerospace Group

9:05-9:35
ICF
Future in Aviation
Carlos R. Ozores, Principal, Aviation Consultant

9:35-9:45
Refresher Break

9:45-10:30
PANEL: A VIEW FROM EUROPE: THE COMING SUSTAINABLE AVIATION WAVE
Moderated by Graham Warwick, Executive Editor, Technology, Aviation Week & Space Technology, Aviation Week Network
OLIVER WYMAN - David Stewart, Partner
ROLAND BERGER - Robert Thomson, Managing Partner
Discussion and Questions

10:30-11:00
Morning Coffee Break, The Grand Ballroom, sponsored by Liberty Hall Capital Partners

11:00-11:30 
LAZARD
Mergers and Acquisition Outlook
Michael J. Richter, Managing Director, Global Head of A&D Investment Banking Group

11:30-12:00 PM
CANACCORD GENUITY
Suppliers' Outlook
Kenneth "Ken" Herbert, Managing Director

12:00-12:30
COUNTERPOINT MARKET INTELLIGENCE
The Supply Chain at the Start of a New Decade - More of the Same or Something Different?
Richard Apps, Director

12:30-1:45
Lunch - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by CFM International

1:45-2:25
AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION AND DELIVERY FORECASTS: SESSION ONE
Moderated by Charles Armitage, Director and Head of European A&D Equity Research, Citibank
AIRBUS - Andrew Gordon, Director, Strategic Marketing & Analysis
BOEING COMMERCIAL AIRPLANES - Wendy R. Sowers, Director, Market Forecasting
PRATT & WHITNEY - Al Wang, Associate Director, Market Forecasts & Planning
Discussion and Questions

2:25-2:30
Refresher Break

2:30-3:10
AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION AND DELIVERY FORECASTS: SESSION TWO
Moderated by Charles Armitage, Director and Head of European A&D Equity Research, Citibank
ROLLS-ROYCE - Jamie Sismey, Marketing Executive - Americas
HONEYWELL AEROSPACE - Paulo C. Menegusso, Director, Strategic Marketing Research
MUFG BANK - Bert van Leeuwen, Managing Director, Head of Research - Global Aviation Finance Division
Discussions and Questions

3:10-3:40
Afternoon Tea Break, The Grand Ballroom, sponsored by Liberty Hall Capital Partners

3:40-4:35
PANEL: AERO ENGINE OUTLOOK AND MARKET DEVELOPMENTS
Moderated by Richard Brown, Founder, Naveo Consultancy
CFM INTERNATIONAL - William H. Brown, Marketing Manager, Commercial Engines
PRATT & WHITNEY - Paul Finklestein, Vice President, Marketing
ROLLS-ROYCE - Jamie Sismey, Marketing Executive - Americas
Discussions and Questions

4:35-4:40
Refresher Break

4:40-5:20
PANEL: THREE MAJOR QUESTIONS THAT WILL SHAPE THE COMMERCIAL AFTERMARKET
Moderated by Kenneth "Ken" Herbert, Managing Director, Canaccord Genuity
AERODYNAMIC ADVISORY - Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director
AVWORKS PARTNERS - Dr. Laurent C. Rouaud, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
LUFTHANSA TECHNIK - Alexandre Koch Tolentino, Manager, Corporate Foresight & Market Intelligence
Discussions and Questions

5:25
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

5:30-7:00
Closing Reception (spouses invited) - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Louisiana Economic Development
Drawing for PacMin airplane models (must be present to win)