33rd Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference
2019 Preliminary Agenda



Speaker Biographies


MARCH 4 - MONDAY


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


MARCH 5 - TUESDAY

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

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

9:40-10:15
BANK OF AMERICA - MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL RESEARCH
A View From Wall Street
Dr. Ronald J. Epstein, Managing Director, A&D Global Research

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, sponsorship available

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 - Victor Vieira dos Santos, Head, Market Strategy - Commercial Aviation
MITSUBISHI AIRCRAFT CORPORATION AMERICA - Gordon Preston, 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

2:45-4:00
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
WILLIS LEASE - Charlie Willis, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Discussions and Questions

4:00-4:30
Afternoon Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom, sponsorship available

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

5:35
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed

6:00-7:00
Cocktail Hour (spouses invited) - Beverly Wilshire’s Rodeo Terrace, 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 6 - WEDNESDAY

8:00-9:00 AM
Breakfast - Le Grand Trianon, sponsorship available

9:00-9:35
Opening Address - tbc

9:35-10:05
AVITAS
The Future of Aircraft
Dr. Adam Pilarski, Senior Vice President, Consulting

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

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, Product Forecasting
PRATT & WHITNEY - Al Wang, Senior Manager, Forecasting & Market Planning

10:55-11:00
Refresher Break

11:00-11:20
AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION AND DELIVERY FORECASTS
Session Two: Moderated by Charles Armitage, Director and Head of European A&D Equity Research, Citibank
ROLLS-ROYCE - Jonathan 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

11:20-12:30 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
ROLAND BERGER
Electrical Propulsion and Urban Air Mobility - How, When and Where?
Robert Thomson, Partner

2:05-2:40
ALDERMAN & COMPANY
Geopolitical Risk and Its Impact on the Commercial Aviation Industry's Ability to Invest in the Future
William H. Alderman, President

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

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)
 

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