27th Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference Proceedings

MARCH 4 - MONDAY

6:30 pm
Registration - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by Teal Group

6:30-8:00 pm
Welcome Cocktails (spouses invited) - Le Grand Trianon, sponsored by Charlotte Partnership and Monroe Economic Development


MARCH 5 - TUESDAY

7:00-8:00 am
Registration - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Teal Group
Breakfast - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Extant Components Group

The Products & Services ShowCase Open for Viewing

8:00-8:05
Introduction and Welcome Address - The Grand Ballroom
Joanna Speed, Managing Director, Conferences

8:05-8:35 8:05-8:35
TEAL GROUP Opening Address
Richard Aboulafia, VP, Analysis

8:35-9:10
AIRBUS - Market & Product Update
Alan Pardoe, Head of Marketing Communication

9:10-9:45
BOEING COMMERCIAL AIRPLANES - Product Update
Jim Haas, Director, Product Marketing

9:45-10:15
BOMBARDIER AEROSPACE Industry Dynamics and Bombardier Commercial Aircraft Portfolio Strategy Review
Benjamin Boehm, VP, Business Development & Strategy

10:15-10:45
Coffee Break - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Italian Trade Commission

The Products & Services ShowCase Open for Viewing

10:45-11:15
EMBRAER - Market & Product Update
Luiz Sérgio Chiessi, VP, Market Intelligence

11:15-11:45
CFM INTERNATIONAL - LEAP: The Power of the Future
Dr. Dale Carlson, General Manager, LEAP Technology Strategy

11:45-12:00 pm
CHARLESTON REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT ALLIANCE - Preview of SpeedNews Aerospace Manufacturing Conference in Charleston, SC
David Ginn, President & CEO

12:15-2:00
Lunch - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by CFM International

2:00-2:30
PRATT & WHITNEY PW1000G: It's Real. It Works. It's Ready
James E. Speich, Director, Marketing

2:30-3:00
SUPERJET INTERNATIONAL - Market & Product Update
John Buckley, VP, Business Development

3:00-3:30
MITSUBISHI AIRCRAFT CORPORATION - Market & Product Update
Eddie Jaisaree, Regional VP, Sales & Marketing

3:30-4:00
Afternoon Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Italian Trade Commission

4:00-4:30
ATR - AVIONS DE TRANSPORT REGIONAL - Market & Product Update
Mario Formica, VP, Marketing & Airline Studies

4:30-5:05
THE NEW SINGLE AISLE CONTENDERS: HYPE OR REALITY?
Moderated by Jerrold Lundquist, Managing Director, The Lundquist Group
TEAL GROUP - Richard Aboulafia, Vice President, Analysis
BOFA MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL RESEARCH - Dr. Ronald Epstein, Managing Director, A&D Equity Research
ICF SH&E - Kevin Michaels, Vice President

5:10-5:15
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

The Products & Services ShowCase Open for Viewing

6:00-7:00
Cocktail Hour - Beverly Wilshire's Rodeo Terrace, sponsored by Alcoa Aerospace

7:15-9:15
Dinner at Spago; Invitation required at door (spouses invited) - Spago is within walking distance of the Beverly Wilshire, Wine sponsored by CIRCOR Aerospace


MARCH 6 - WEDNESDAY

7:30-8:30 am
Breakfast - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by BAE Systems

The Products & Services ShowCase Open for Viewing

8:30-9:00
DELOITTE LLP - Next Generation Aerospace Supplier
Tom Captain, Principal & Vice Chairman, Global & U.S. A&D Sector Leader

9:00-9:30
PHILPOTT BALL & WERNER - Performance Analytics & Valuation Trends - Commercial Aerospace Market
Edward Werner, Managing Director

9:30-10:35
AIRCRAFT DELIVERY AND RETIREMENT FORECASTS - Session One
Moderated by Steve Costley - Managing Editor, SpeedNews
BOEING COMMERCIAL AIRPLANES - Michael L. Warner, Director, Market Analysis
AIRBUS - Andrew Gordon, Director, Strategic Marketing & Analysis
PRATT & WHITNEY - Al Wang, Senior Manager, Forecasting & Market Planning
ROLLS-ROYCE - Richard Evans, Head of Market Analysis, Civil Aerospace

10:35-11:00
Coffee Break - sponsored by Italian Trade Commission

The Products & Services ShowCase Open for Viewing

11:00-11:50
AIRCRAFT DELIVERY AND RETIREMENT FORECASTS - Session Two
Moderated by Steve Costley - Managing Editor, SpeedNews
GE AVIATION - Tom Tran, Commercial Aircraft Forecasting Leader
CIT AEROSPACE - Nick Pastushan, Chief Investment Officer
WALSH AVIATION - John F. Walsh, President

11:50-12:20 pm
Forecast Discussion and Questions
Moderated by Steve Costley - Managing Editor, SpeedNews

12:30-2:00
Lunch - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by CFM International

2:00-2:30
BANK OF AMERICA MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL RESEARCH - View from Wall Street
Dr. Ronald Epstein, Managing Director, A&D Equity Research

2:30-3:00
AVITAS - Update: Aviation Market Outlook
Dr. Adam Pilarski, Senior Vice President

3:00-3:30
GENERAL ELECTRIC - A Perspective on the Global Economy and the Implications for the Industry
Marco Annunziata, Chief Economist & Executive Director of Global Market Insight

3:30-4:00
Afternoon Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Italian Trade Commission

4:00-4:30
SATAIR - Beyond Updates and Outlooks: Rethink the Aftermarket!
Steen Karsbo, Group Vice President, Head of Global Marketing

4:30-5:00
ICF SH&E - As the Turbine Turns: Outlook for the Global Aeroengine Market
Dr. Kevin Michaels, Vice President

5:00-5:30
ITALIAN TRADE COMMISSION - Italian Aviation Industry, Structure and Innovations
Gabriele Pieralli, Sales Director - SIRIO PANEL - A Finmeccanica Company
Marco Livelli, CEO - JOBS/UCIMU

5:35
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

The Products & Services ShowCase Open for Viewing

5:45-7:30
Farewell Reception - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Avio-Diepen
Drawing for PacMin aircraft models (must be present to win)


MARCH 7 - THURSDAY

8:00 am-6:00 pm
Tour of Aerospace Facilities in Victorville, CA. Bus will leave at 8:00 am sharp from El Camino Drive.
Registration is required, Transportation sponsored by Crane Aerospace & Electronics