3rd Annual Aerospace Raw Materials & Manufacturers Supply Chain Conference Proceedings

Conference Details

MARCH 4 - MONDAY

7:00-8:00 am
Registration - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by AMPCO METAL 
Breakfast - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by State of Alabama 

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

8:05-8:30
RTI INTERNATIONAL METALS, INC. - Opening Address
Dawne S. Hickton,Vice Chair, President & CEO 

8:30-9:00
ICF SH&E - Aerospace Raw Material Outlook and Trends
Dr. Kevin Michaels, Vice President

9:00-9:30
BOEING - Business Environment and Supply Chain
John Byrne, VP, Aircraft Materials & Structures

9:30-10:00
Coffee and Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Exacta Aerospace 

10:00-10:30
AIRBUS AMERICAS - Airbus Material Procurement 
David Williams, VP, Procurement

10:30-11:00 
DAVENPORT & COMPANY - Market for Metals in Aircraft - Aluminum Plate and Titanium
Lloyd O'Carroll, Senior Vice President

11:00-11:30 
ALCOA AEROSPACE - The Bright Outlook for Aerospace Aluminum 
Tony Morales, Global Marketing Director, Aerospace & Defense

11:30-12:00 pm
CONSTELLIUM - Delivering Breakthrough Technologies for Large Civil Airliners: Learnings and Perspectives from a Material Provider
Peter Zobrist, Sales Director, Aerospace - NA

12:15-1:30
Lunch - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine

1:30-2:00
HENKEL AEROSPACE - Challenges and Opportunities for Composites
David Leach, Global Market Manager, Composites

2:00-2:30
TORAY COMPOSITES (AMERICA), INC. - Scalability and Capacity Management in a Globally Expanding Market
Timothy Kirk, Director, Sales & Marketing

2:30-3:00 
DAHER-SOCATA - Thermoplastic Composites in the Aerospace Industry
Vincent Chanron, VP, Marketing
Nicolas Lauraire, Head of Engineering

3:00-3:30
Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Exacta Aerospace

3:30-4:00
ATI ALLVAC - Managing the Evolving Supply Chain in Aerospace Raw Materials
Bradley Forsythe, VP, Supply Chain Management

4:00-4:30
MB STRATEGY CONSULTING - IGT Materials Evolution: Impact On The Gas Turbine Supply Chain
Mark Bobbi, Proprietor / Military Aircraft Analyst – HIS

4:30-5:10 
PANEL - How Collaborative Raw Material Purchasing Programs are Transforming the
Raw Materials Supply Chain, moderated by Trevor Stansbury, President - Supply Dynamics 
UNITED TECHNOLOGIES - David Vargas: Global Strategic Sourcing Manager - Metals
BOEING - John Byrne: VP, Aircraft Materials & Structures 
CESSNA AIRCRAFT COMPANY - Justin Salmans: VP, Supply Chain Management
Questions and Discussions

5:15
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed 

6:30-8:00 
Cocktail Reception - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine
(In conjunction with the SpeedNews 27th Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference)