18th Annual Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference in Toulouse
2016 FINAL PROGRAM


The agenda for the 2017 Conference will be available shortly. In the meantime, please refer to the agenda for the 17th Annual Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference in Toulouse, held in 2016.


Speaker Biographies

SEPTEMBER 19, 2016 - MONDAY

6:00-7:30 pm
Registration - Hôtel Palladia Ampithéatre, sponsored by ATR (Avions de Transport Regional) 
Cocktail Reception - The Capitoul Room (in conjunction with the 4th Annual European Aerospace Raw Materials & Manufacturers Supply Chain Conference Cocktail Reception)


SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 - TUESDAY

8:00-9:00 am
Registration - Hôtel Palladia Ampithéatresponsored by ATR (Avions de Transport Regional)
Breakfast - Hôtel Palladia Restaurant

9:00-9:05
Welcome Address and Introduction by Conference Chair
Hôtel Palladia Ampithéatre
Joanna Speed, Managing Director, A&D and SpeedNews Conferences

9:05-9:40
AIRBUS
Opening Address
Matthias Gramolla, Head of Airbus & Airbus Group Procurement Strategy & Services

9:40-10:10
ROLAND BERGER STRATEGY CONSULTANTS
Overview of the European Aerospace Supply Chain: Developments in the Last 12 Months
Robert Thomson, Partner

10:10-10:40
AERNNOVA
Industry Perspective Through a Top Tier Supplier
Juan Carlos Ortiz Villajos, Senior Vice President, Business Development - Corporate

10:40-11:15
Morning Coffee Break - Hôtel Palladia Patio

11:15-11:45
NASMYTH GROUP
Sustainment and Growth in the Aerospace Supply Chain
Simon Beech, Chief Operating Officer (UK)

12:15-2:00
Lunch - The Capitoul Room, sponsored by CFM International

2:00-2:45
AIRCRAFT DELIVERY AND RETIREMENT 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 - James R. Billing, Managing Director, Airline Market Analysis
MTU AERO ENGINES - Dr. Marc Le Dilosquer, Director, Market Analysis

2:45-3:30
AIRCRAFT DELIVERY AND RETIREMENT FORECASTS: Session Two
Moderated by Charles Armitage, Director and Head of European A&D Equity Research, Citibank
ROLLS ROYCE - Stephen Burnside, Director, Market Forecasting - Airlines
SAFRAN AIRCRAFT ENGINES - Alexandre Lang, General Manager, Market Studies & Research - Civil Aviation
FLIGHT ASCEND CONSULTANCY - Richard Evans, Senior Consultant

3:30-4:15
Tea Break - Hôtel Palladia Patio

4:15-5:15
Forecast Panel Discussion and Questions

5:15
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

6:30
Buses leave from Hôtel Palladia for Dinner

7:00-9:00
Dinner at Le Domaine de Montjoie, Champagne & Wine sponsored by Enterprise Florida, spouses invited

9:30-9:45
Buses leave for Hôtel Palladia



SEPTEMBER 21, 2016 - WEDNESDAY

8:00-9:00 am
Breakfast - Hôtel Palladia Restaurant

9:00-9:30
BANK OF AMERICA - MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL RESEARCH
A View From Wall Street (City)
Dr. Ronald J. Epstein, Managing Director, A&D Global Research

9:30-10:00
COUNTERPOINT MARKET INTELLIGENCE
New Products and Innovation - What is Next For the Supply Chain?
Richard Apps, Director

10:00-10:30
DVB BANK
The Butterfly Effect in Global Economy and Impact on Aviation
Steven Guo, Vice President, Aviation Research

10:30-11:15
Morning Coffee Break - Hôtel Palladia Patio

11:15-12:15 PM
PANEL: OEM PRODUCT UPDATE AND OUTLOOK
Moderated by Jerry Lundquist, Managing Director, The Lundquist Group
AIRBUS - Joost van der Heijden, Head of Marketing, Asia & North America
ATR (AVIONS DE TRANSPORT REGIONAL) - Zuzana Hrnkova, Vice President, Marketing
BOEING COMMERCIAL AIRPLANES - Jim Haas, Director, Product Marketing
BOMBARDIER COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT - Jerome Cheung, Director, Strategy
EMBRAER - Cesar Souto Pereira, Head of Consulting, Commercial Aviation

12:15-12:45
OEM Panel Discussion and Questions

12:45-2:15
Lunch - The Capitoul Room, sponsored by CFM International

2:15-3:00
PANEL: OEM AIRCRAFT ENGINE OUTLOOK
Moderated by Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director, AeroDynamic Advisory
CFM INTERNATIONAL - Sandrine Lacorre, Product Marketing, General Manager - Safran Aircraft Engines
PRATT & WHITNEY - Paul Finklestein, Vice President, Product Marketing
ROLLS-ROYCE - Peter Johnston, Vice President, Marketing

3:00-3:45
Panel Discussion and Questions

3:45-4:15
Afternoon Tea Break - Hôtel Palladia Patio

4:15-4:45
8TREE
Empowering the Operator to Improve Surface Inspection Efficiency during Manufacturing and Maintenance
Arun Chhabra, Chief Executive Officer

4:45-5:15
ROCKWELL COLLINS
Digital Transformation and the New Connectivity Ecosystem
Richard Nordstrom, Senior Director, Global Marketing - Air Transport Cabin Systems

5:20
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

5:30-7:15
Farewell Reception - Hôtel Palladia Patio
Drawing for PacMin model airplanes (must be present to win)