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Schedule

All actiities take place in Pentland Suite (Level 3) at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) unless otherwise specified. 

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Sunday, 3 October

08:30 - 16:30 Golf Outing at Gleneagles​
Shuttle pickup at the Sheraton Grand Hotel
11:00 - 15:00 Scottish Spirit Walking Tour of Edinburgh
Shuttle pickup at the Sheraton Grand Hotel
14:00 - 20:00 Registration​
Strathblane Hall, EICC
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
15:30 - 17:00  ISTAT Appraising – An Introduction
Lammermuir Room 1, EICC
17:00 - 18:00 ISTAT Rising Executives Event
Featuring Nils Hallerstrom, ISTAT PDP Program Director and Member of the Boards of Novus Aviation Capital and Rockton Aviation
Platform 5 Cafe, EICC
Sponsored by Avolon
18:00 - 20:00 Welcome Reception
Cromdale Hall, EICC
Sponsored by GA Telesis, LLC

Monday, 4 October

7:30 - 19:00 Registration​
Strathblane Hall, EICC
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
8:30 - 17:00

The Hub: Central Gathering and Exhibit Space
Strathblane Hall, EICC

  • Jet Fuel Café: Specialty Coffee Bar
    Strathblane Hall, EICC
    Sponsored by AMCK Aviation
  • ISTAT Bistro: Grab and Go Food
    Platform 5 Cafe, EICC

The Deal Zone
Lennox Suites, EICC
Sponsored by Jackson Square Aviation

MTG Space
Lennox Suites, EICC

Airline Lounge: Meeting Area Reserved for Airlines
Kilsyth, EICC
Sponsored by Air Lease

9:00 - 9:15

Opening Remarks and Welcome

Speaker:

  • Dean Gerber, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Valkyrie BTO Aviation
  • Julian Balaam, Director, Skytech-AIC
9:15 - 9:45 Recovery 2021 - Where Next?
  Speaker:
  • Rob Morris, Global Head of Consultancy, Ascend by Cirium
9:45 - 9:55 The OEM Perspective on Capital Markets
  Speaker:
  • Ben Faires, Managing Director of Capital Markets & Outreach, Boeing Capital Corporation
9:55 - 10:45 Finance Panel - Post COVID Landscape: Aviation Community Capital Requirements
  Moderator: 
  • Dick Forsberg, Senior External Consultant, PwC

Speakers:

  • Bertrand Grabowski, Independent Advisor
  • Ross O'Connor, Head of Capital Markets, Avolon
  • Christine Rovelli, Senior Vice President, Finance & Fleet Management, Finnair
10:45 - 11:15 Morning Break 
Strathblane Hall and Pentland Foyer, EICC
Sponsored by AVITAS, Inc., Clover, Embraer, iAero Thrust, Regio Lease, Vallair Solutions 
11:15 - 12:00 Propulsion Panel - From Pandemic to Sustainable Flying: The View From the Engine OEM
  Moderator:
  • John Vitale, President & CEO, AVITAS, Inc.

Speakers:

  • Rom Chambard, Vice President, Marketing, Rolls Royce
  • Sandrine Lacorre, Product Marketing General Manager, CFM
  • Iván Hutter, Director, Marketing Europe and Africa, GE Aviation
  • Mary Prettyman, Head of Marketing, Pratt & Whitney
12:00 - 13:45 Lunch
Cromdale Hall, EICC
13:45 - 14:30 Airbus vs Boeing - Impact of 2020 on Market Forecasts, Deliveries, and Production
  Moderator:
  • Doug Runte, Managing Director, Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc.
Speakers
  • Darren Hulst, Vice President - Commercial Marketing, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
  • Mark Pearman-Wright, Head of Marketing, Leasing, Traders, & Investors, Airbus
14:30 - 15:15 Freighter Panel - The Role of Freighters after the Pandemic
  Moderator:
  • Paul Newrick, President & Managing Director, Altavair (UK) Limited

Speakers:

  • Richard Broekman, Senior Vice President, Global Sales & Commercial Development, ATLAS AIR
  • Erik Goedhart, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Aerospace, Kuehne + Nagel Management AG
  • Richard Greener, Senior Vice President & Manager, GECAS Cargo, GECAS Inc.
  • Wolfgang Schmid, Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Airbus Conversions, EFW
15:15 - 15:25 ISTAT Appraisers Program Update
  Speaker:
  • Bryson Monteleone, Chair, ISTAT Appraisers Program Board of Governors, Senior Advisor, PwC 
15:25 - 16:05 Appraisers Panel
  Moderator:
  • Sarah Conway, Senior Vice President Marketing, Deucalion Aviation Limited

Speakers:

  • Phil Bolt, Director, Bolt Advisory Ltd.
  • George Dimitroff, Head of  Valuations, Cirium
  • Edward Pieniazek, Director of Analytics and Advisory, Ishka
  • Olga Razzhivina, Director, Oriel
  • Phil Seymour, President, IBA Group Limited
16:05 - 16:50 Transitioning Aviation to Carbon Neutrality
  Moderator: 
  • Jan Melgaard, Executive Chairman, FPG Amentum Ltd.

Speakers: 

  • Sami Jauhiainen, Vice President, Business Development, Neste
  • Bob Lange, Senior Vice President, Analysis & Market Forecast, Airbus
  • Jim Woodger, Managing Director, LanzaTech UK
16:50 Closing Remarks
17:00 - 18:00 ISTAT Women's Networking Reception
Featuring Emma Gilthorpe, Chief Executive Officer, Jet Zero Council and Chief Operating Officer, Heathrow Airport
Edinburgh Suite, Sheraton Grand Hotel
Sponsored by Avolon 
18:00 - 20:00 Networking Reception
One Square Bar, Sheraton Grand Hotel
Sponsored by TrueNoord

Tuesday, 5 October

8:30 - 17:30 Registration​
Strathblane Hall, EICC
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
8:30 - 17:00

The Hub: Central Gathering and Exhibit Space
Strathblane Hall, EICC

  • Jet Fuel Café: Specialty Coffee Bar
    Strathblane Hall, EICC
  • Sponsored by AMCK Aviation
  • ISTAT Bistro: Grab and Go Food
    Platform 5 Cafe, EICC

The Deal Zone
Lennox Suites, EICC
Sponsored by Jackson Square Aviation

MTG Space
Lennox Suites, EICC

Airline Lounge: Meeting Area Reserved for Airlines
Kilsyth, EICC
Sponsored by Air Lease

9:30 - 9:35 Opening Remarks
  Speaker:
  • Mamoun Kuzbari, Chief Commercial Officer, Novus Aviation Capital
9:35 - 10:05 Keynote Address
  Speaker:
  • Emma Gilthorpe, Chief Executive Officer, Jet Zero Council and Chief Operating Officer, Heathrow Airport
10:05 - 11:05 Airlines Post Pandemic - Boom or Bust?
  Moderator:
  • Lynn Guiney, Aviation Executive

Speakers:

  • Riku Aho, Vice President, Fleet Management & MD, Finnair
  • Xisca Mateu Brunet, Aircraft Fleet Manager, Air Europa
  • Robin Pittkin, Head of Fleet Transactions, easyJet
  • Christian Popp, Vice President Fleet Procurement & Aircraft Trading, Lufthansa Global Business Services
11:05 - 11:35 Morning Break 
Strathblane Hall and Pentland Foyer, EICC
Sponsored by AVITAS, Inc., Clover, Embraer, iAero Thrust, Regio Lease, Vallair Solutions 
11:35 - 12:20 Impact of the Pandemic on the African and Middle Eastern Region 
  Moderator: 
  • Nick Fadugba, Chief Executive Officer, African Aviation Services, Ltd.

Speakers:

  • Mamoun Kuzbari, Chief Commercial Officer, Novus Aviation Capital
  • Sibert van Leeuwen, Sales Director, TrueNoord
  • Jennifer Moulton, Global Head of Sales, DAE Capital
  • Erlendur Svavarsson, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Loftleidir Icelandic
  • Joseph Ward, Sales & Marketing, EMEA, Goshawk
12:20 - 14:05 Lunch
Cromdale Hall, EICC
14:05 - 14:50 Finance Panel - Lender & Investor Perspective
  Moderator:
  • James Kelly, Tax Partner, KPMG

Speakers:

  • Chris Brooks, Managing Director - Co-head of Global Transport & Logistics, Barclays Investment Bank
  • Wilhelm Steinmark, European Head of Aviation Lending & Capital Markets, Castlelake
  • Mark Streeter, Managing Director, JP Morgan Securities, Inc.
14:50 - 15:35 Future Direction of Leasing
  Moderator:
  • Declan Kelly, Chairperson, Aircraft Leasing Ireland

Speakers:

  • Diarmuid Healy, Head of Technical Asset Management, SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Marie-Louise Kelly, Chief Financial Officer, ORIX Aviation
  • Jan Melgaard, Executive Chairman, FPG Amentum Ltd.
15:35 - 16:10 Regional Aircraft Panel
  Moderator:
  • Chris Beer, Managing Director, Skyworld

Speakers:

  • Mark Dunnachie, Head of Commercial EMEA & Russia, ATR
  • Michal Nowak, Marketing Director, Embraer
  • Kathleen Steven, Director, Structured Finance, De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited
16:10 - 16:20 The OEM Perspective on Operating Leasing
  Speaker:
  • Sinead Cormican, Head of Leasing Customers, Airbus
16:20 - 17:20 Lessor CEO Panel
  Moderator: 
  • Mark Streeter, Managing Director, JP Morgan Securities, Inc.

Speakers:

  • Peter Barrett, Chief Executive Officer, SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Patrick Hannigan, Chief Executive Officer, CDB Aviation
  • Ruth Kelly, Chief Executive Officer, Goshawk
  • Ryan McKenna, Chief Executive Officer, Griffin Global Asset Management 
  • Dómhnal Slattery, Chief Executive Officer, Avolon
17:20 Closing Remarks
18:00 - 21:00 Closing Networking Reception
One Square Bar, Sheraton Grand Hotel and Edinburgh Castle
Shuttles running from Sheraton Grand Hotel lobby to the Edinburgh Castle from 18:45 to 21:00.

Sponsored by Boeing
21:00 After Party
One Square Bar, Sheraton Grand Hotel

 

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