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Schedule

All activities take place at the the Grand Hyatt Shanghai unless otherwise specified.

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Tuesday, 7 May

8:00 - 9:30 Workshop: Registration Open
9:30 - 10:30 Workshop: How to Structure an Operating Lease
10:30 - 11:00 Morning Break
11:00 - 12:00 Workshop: Credit and Airline Risk Analysis
12:00 - 12:45 Lunch
12:45 - 13:45 Workshop: Technical Asset Management
13:45 - 14:00 Afternoon Break
15:00 -17:00 ISTAT Appraising - An Introduction (formerly Appraising 101)
Contact Samantha Kirby to register for this session
15:00 -17:30 Registration Open
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
16:30 - 17:30 ISTAT NewGen Event
Sponsored by KPMG
17:30 - 19:30 Opening Reception
Sponsored by Embraer

 

Wednesday, 8 May

8:00 - 17:30 Registration Open
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
8:30 - 17:00 
  • The Deal Zone: Reserved Meeting Tables
  • Jet Fuel Café: Specialty Coffee Bar
    Sponsored by SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Airline Lounge: Meeting Area Reserved for Airlines
9:15 - 9:30 Opening Remarks
9:30 - 9:45 Welcome Remarks
9:45 - 10:45 Finance Panel
  Moderator:
  • Will Gramolt
    Chief Financial Officer
    CDB Aviation
10:45 - 11:15 Morning Break
Sponsored by Airbus SAS, Bombardier, Certified Aviation Services, CFM International, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Ping An International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., Regio Lease, Vallair, Willis Lease
11:15 - 12:15 Airline Fleet Panel
  Moderator:
  • Bertrand Grabowski
    Senior Strategic Advisor
    DAE Capital
 12:15 - 13:30 Lunch
Sponsored by Accipiter
13:30 - 14:30 Airbus and Boeing Debate
  Moderator:
  • Bert Van Leeuwen
    Managing Director, Aviation Research
    DVB Bank SE
14:30 - 15:30 China Aviation Panel
  Moderator:
  • Justin Sun
    Partner
    HFW
15:30 - 16:00 Afternoon Break
Sponsored by Airbus SAS, Bombardier, Certified Aviation Services, CFM International, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Ping An International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., Regio Lease, Vallair, Willis Lease
16:00 - 16:15  ISTAT Appraisers Program Update
  Speaker:
  • Bryson Monteleone
    ISTAT Appraisers Program Chair and Senior External Consultant 
    PwC Ireland
16:15 - 17:15 Appraisers Panel
  Moderator:
  • Bryson Monteleone
    ISTAT Appraisers Program Chair and Senior External Consultant 
    PwC Ireland
17:15 - 17:30 Closing Remarks
  Speaker:
  • Michael Weiss
    Head of Aircraft Trading
    SMBC Aviation Capital
17:30 - 18:15 ISTAT Women's Networking Reception in conjunction with IAWA
Sponsored by KPMG
18:30 - 21:00 Networking Reception
21:30 After Party

Thursday, 9 May

9:00 - 17:00 Registration Open
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
8:30 - 17:00
  • The Deal Zone: Reserved Meeting Tables
  • Jet Fuel Café: Specialty Coffee Bar
    Sponsored by SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Airline Lounge: Meeting Area Reserved for Airlines
9:30 - 9:35 Welcome Remarks
  Speaker:
  • Joe Ye Tian
    Managing Director, Head of Aviation
    Ping An International Financial Leasing Co. Ltd.
9:35 - 10:05 Keynote Address
  Speaker:
  • Adam Pilarski
    Senior Vice President, Consulting
    AVITAS
10:05 - 11:00 Airline Finance Panel
  Moderator:
  • Marilyn Gan
    Managing Director
    DVB Bank SE
11:00 - 11:30 Morning Break
Sponsored by Airbus SAS, Bombardier, Certified Aviation Services, CFM International, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Ping An International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., Regio Lease, Vallair, Willis Lease
11:30 - 12:30 Trading Panel
  Moderator:
  • David Swan
    Chief Operating Officer
    SMBC Aviation Capital
12:30 - 13:45 Lunch
Sponsored by Boeing
13:45 - 14:15 Power Panel
  Moderator:
  • John Vitale
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    AVITAS, Inc.
14:15 - 15:15 Enviornmental Panel
  Moderator:
  • Michael Weiss
    Head of Aircraft Trading
    SMBC Aviation Capital
15:15 - 15:45 Afternoon Break
Sponsored by Airbus SAS, Bombardier, Certified Aviation Services, CFM International, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Ping An International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., Regio Lease, Vallair, Willis Lease
15:45 - 16:30 Mid-Life Panel
  Moderator:
  • Peter Blakeney
    Vice President, Aircraft Trading
    Carlyle Aviation Management
16:30 - 17:30 Lessor CEO Panel
  Moderator:
  • Peter Barrett
    Chief Executive Officer
    SMBC Aviation Capital
17:30 Closing Remarks
17:35 Closing Happy Hour
Sponsored by Avolon
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