34th Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference
2019 Final Agenda


The agenda for the 34th Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference will be available in November. In the meantime, please refer to the agenda for the event held in March of 2019.


Speaker Biographies


MARCH 4 - MONDAY


6:00-7:30 PM
Registration - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by PCC Metals Group
6:30-8:00
Welcome Cocktails (spouses invited) - Le Grand Trianon


MARCH 5 - TUESDAY

8:00-9:00 AM
Registration - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by PCC Metals Group
Breakfast - Le Grand Trianon, sponsored by MIC Group

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

9:05-9:40
THE TEAL GROUP
Opening Address
Richard Aboulafia, Vice President, Analysis

9:40-10:15 
ALDERMAN & COMPANY
Geopolitical Risk and Its Impact on the Commercial Aviation Industry's Ability to Invest in the Future
William H. Alderman, President

10:15-10:50
COUNTERPOINT MARKET INTELLIGENCE
Strong Conflicting Forces in the Supply Chain
Richard Apps, Director

10:50-11:30
Morning Coffee Break - The Grand Ballroom

11:30-12:10 PM
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

12:10-12:15
Refresher Break

12:15-1:00
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
EMBRAER - Wellington Sperandio Silva, Market Strategy Associate - Commercial Aviation
ATR (AVIONS DE TRANSPORT REGIONAL) - Zuzana Hrnkova, Vice President, Marketing
Discussions and Questions

1:00
Fifth Annual Gilbert W. Speed Award, presented by Greg Hamilton, President, Aviation Week Network

1:15-2:30
Lunch - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsored by CFM International

2:30-3:45 
PANEL: VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER
Moderated by Jonathan Berger, Managing Director, Alton Aviation Consultancy
AAR - John M. Holmes, President & Chief Executive Officer
AIR CANADA - Richard Steer, Senior Vice President, Operations
RAYMOND VALEIKA CONSULTANTS - Raymond Valeika, Principal
Discussions and Questions

3:45-4:30  
Afternoon Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom

4:30-5:45 
PANEL: NEW AGE AFTERMARKET VALUE PROPOSITIONS
Moderated by Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director, AeroDynamic Advisory
COLLINS AEROSPACE - Ajay Agrawal, President, Aftermarket Services
EATON AEROSPACE - Mark C. Schmidt, Vice President, Aftermarket Business
GE AVIATION - William Dwyer, General Manager, Services Marketing
MOOG AIRCRAFT GROUP - Mark Brooks, General Manager, Commercial Aircraft Services
Discussions and Questions

5:45
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 


MARCH 6 - WEDNESDAY

8:00-9:00 AM
Breakfast - Le Grand Trianon, sponsored by MIC Group

9:00-9:35
AERODYNAMIC ADVISORY
Profiles in Courage: Leaders Who Shaped Today's Jetliner Ecosystem
Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director

9:35-10:05 
BANK OF AMERICA - MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL RESEARCH
A View From Wall Street
Dr. Ronald J. Epstein, Managing Director, A&D Global Research 

10:05-10:35
Morning Coffee Break, The Grand Ballroom

10:35-10:55
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 Forecast & Planning

10:55-11:10 
Refresher Break

11:10-11:40
AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION AND DELIVERY FORECASTS
Session Two: Moderated by Charles Armitage, Director and Head of European A&D Equity Research, Citibank
ROLLS-ROYCE - Jonathan A. D. Barron, Market Analyst, Civil Aerospace
HONEYWELL AEROSPACE - Jeremiah Herrman, Senior Manager, Market Analysis - Air Transport & Regional
DVB BANK - Gijsbertus (Bert) van Leeuwen, Managing Director, Aviation Research

11:40-12:30 PM
Aircraft Production and Delivery Forecasts Panel: Discussion and Questions - Session One & Two

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

1:30-2:05 
AVITAS
The Future of Aircraft
Dr. Adam Pilarski, Senior Vice President, Consulting

2:05-2:40 
ROLAND BERGER
Electrical Propulsion and Urban Air Mobility - How, When and Where?
Robert Thomson, Partner

2:40-3:15
Afternoon Tea Break, The Grand Ballroom                   

3:15-4:15
PANEL: AERO ENGINE OUTLOOK AND MARKET DEVELOPMENTS
Moderated by Michael Bruno, Senior Business Editor & Content Manager, Aviation Week Network
CFM INTERNATIONAL - William H. Brown, Marketing Manager, Commercial Engines
JEFFERIES - Sheila Kahyaoglu, Equity Analyst, A&D
PRATT & WHITNEY - Paul Finklestein, Vice President, Product Marketing
ROLLS-ROYCE - Jamie Sismey, Regional Marketing Executive - Americas
Discussions and Questions

4:15-4:30
Refresher Break

4:30-5:30 
PANEL: AEROSPACE UNPLUGGED: FIVE YEARS ON
Moderated by Jerrold T. Lundquist, Managing Director, The Lundquist Group
AERODYNAMIC ADVISORY - Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director
BANK OF AMERICA - MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL RESEARCH - Dr. Ronald J. Epstein, Managing Director, A&D Global Research
THE TEAL GROUP - Richard Aboulafia, Vice President, Analysis
WALSH AVIATION - John F. Walsh, President
Discussion and Questions

5:30
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

5:35-7:00 PM
Closing Reception (spouses invited) - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Louisiana Economic Development
Drawing for PacMin airplane models (must be present to win)
Drawing for copy of AeroDynamic: Inside the High-Stakes Global Jetliner Ecosystem, written by Dr. Kevin Michaels, AeroDynamic Advisory
 

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