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Schedule

All activities take place at the InterContinental Berlin unless otherwise specified.

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Monday, 23 September

10:00 - 15:00 MTU Tour
This event is not sponsored by ISTAT. If you are interested, please contact mro.marketing@mtu.de by 31 August.
9:00 - 16:00 Visit to Potsdam
10:00 - 15:00 Explore Berlin Tour
14:00 - 20:00 Registration
InterContinental Berlin, Lobby
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
15:30 - 17:00  ISTAT Appraising – An Introduction (formerly Appraising 101)
InterContinental Berlin, Tegel
16:30 - 18:00 ISTAT NewGen Event
InterContinental Berlin, Kaminzimmer
Sponsored by KPMG
18:00 - 20:00 Welcome Reception
InterContinental Berlin, Wintergarten
Sponsored by GA Telesis, LLC

Tuesday, 24 September

7:15 Past President's Morning Run
8:15 - 17:30 Registration​
InterContinental Berlin, Lobby
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
8:30 - 17:15
  • The Hub: Central Gathering and Exhibit Space
    InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
  • ISTAT Bistro: Grab and Go Food
    InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
    Sponsored by Contrail Aviation Support, LLC
  • Jet Fuel Café: Specialty Coffee Bar
    InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
    Sponsored by Accipiter
  • Airline Lounge: Meeting Area Reserved for Airlines
    InterContinental Berlin, Kaminzimmer
    Sponsored by EMP Structured Assets
  • The Deal Zone: Reserved Meeting Rooms
    InterContinental Berlin, Pavillion
    Sponsored by Jackson Square Aviation
  • MTG Space: Reserved Tables
    InterContinental Berlin, Bellevue
    Sponsored by Magi Aviation Capital
9:15 - 9:30 Opening Remarks and Welcome
  Speakers:
  • Gerry Butler, ISTAT President and Chief Marekting Officer, Merx Aviation Finance
  • Richard Owen Walker, ISTAT EMEA Chair and Head of Investor Marketing, Airbus
9:30 - 10:00 Keynote Speaker
  Speakers:
  • Dick Forsberg, ISTAT Appraisers Program Board of Governors
10:00 - 11:00 Engine Panel
 

Moderator:

  • Olga Razzhivina, Director, Oriel

Speakers:

  • Romain Chambard, Vice President Marketing, Rolls-Royce
  • Dan Coulcher, Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, Willis Lease Finance Corp.
  • Paul Finklestein, Director - Marketing, Pratt & Whitney
  • Christopher Nye, Senior Marketing Director, GE Aviation
  • Gael Meheust, President & Cheif Executive Officer, CFM
11:00 - 11:30 Morning Break 
The Hub - InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
Sponsored by AerSale, Airbus SAS, Air Lease Corporation, Aircraft Part-Out Company Europe BV (APOC Aviation), AVITAS, Inc., Certified Aviation Services, CFM, Embraer, Genesis, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Novus Aviation Capital, Ping An International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., REGIO LEASE, Titan Aviation Leasing, Vallair
11:30 - 12:15 Airbus/Boeing
 

Moderator:

  • Max Kingsley-Jones, Executive Director Content, FlightGlobal

Speakers:

  • Darren Hulst, Senior Managing Director, Marketing Analysis & Sales Support - Commercial Airplanes, Boeing
  • Paul Meijers, Executive Vice President Leasing & Financing - Customers, Airbus
12:15 - 13:00 Environmental Panel
 

Moderator:

  • Helane Becker, Managing Director, Cowen and Company

Speakers:

  • Richard Goodhead, Senior Vice President Marketing, Rolls-Royce
  • Patrick Gruber, Chief Executive Officer, GEVO
  • Robert Lange, Senior Vice President, Business Analysis & Market Forecast, Airbus
12:45 - 14:30 Lunch
InterContinental Berlin, Wintergarten
Sponsored by Castlelake, L.P.
12:45 - 14:30 Freighters Conversion Roundtable Lunch
InterContinental Berlin, Hugos South
Hosted by: EFW, Precision Aircraft Solutions, Aeronautical Engineers, Titan Aviation Leasing & Cargo Facts Consulting
Space is limited for this event. Please contact Helen Frech of EFW (helen.frech@efw.aero) to register your interest.
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14:30 - 15:15 Airline Panel
  Moderator:
  • Karl Griffin, Chief Executive Officer, Genesis
15:15 - 16:00 New Technology
 

Moderator:

  • Irena Badelska, Board Member, Advancing Women in Aviation Roundtable (AWAR)

Speakers:

  • Daniela Lohwasser, Head of Research & Technology, Airbus
  • David Swan, Chief Operating Officer, SMBC Aviation Capital
16:00 - 17:00 Trading Panel    
  Moderator:
  • Lynn Guiney, Head of EMEA, Avolon

Speakers:

  • Robert Downes, Managing Director & Vice President, Aircraft Trading, Aviation Capital Group
  • Eamonn Forbes, Chief Commercial Officer, FPG Amentum Ltd.
  • Karl Griffin,  Chief Executive Officer, Genesis
  • Mamoun Kuzbari, Managing Director, Novus Aviation Capital (UK) Ltd.
  • Michael Weiss, Head of Aircraft Trading, SMBC Aviation Capital
17:00 Closing Remarks
17:00 - 18:00 ISTAT Women's Networking Reception in conjunction with IAWA
Hugos South
Sponsored by KPMG
18:00 - 20:00 Networking Reception
Wasserwerk Berlin
Sponsored by Boeing

Wednesday, 25 September

7:30 Past President's Morning Run
8:30 - 17:00 Registration​
InterContinental Berlin, Lobby
Sponsored by CDB Aviation
8:30 - 17:15
  • The Hub: Central Gathering and Exhibit Space
    InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
  • ISTAT Bistro: Grab and Go Food
    InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
    Sponsored by Contrail Aviation Support, LLC
  • Jet Fuel Café: Specialty Coffee Bar
    InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
    Sponsored by Accipiter
  • Airline Lounge: Meeting Area Reserved for Airlines
    InterContinental Berlin, Kaminzimmer
    Sponsored by EMP Structured Assets
  • The Deal Zone: Reserved Meeting Rooms
    InterContinental Berlin, Pavillion
    Sponsored by Jackson Square Aviation
  • MTG Space: Reserved Tables
    InterContinental Berlin, Bellevue
    Sponsored by Magi Aviation Capital
9:30 - 9:35 Opening Remarks
9:35 - 10:20 Words of the Wise
  Speakers:
  • Eithne Manning, Head of Funding, Investor Relations & Tax, SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Mylene Scholnick, ISTAT Board of Directors
  • Betsy Snyder, Director, S&P Global Ratings
10:20 - 11:05 Finance Panel
 

Moderator:

  • Radha Tilton, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Speakers:

  • Gary Fitzgerald, Chief Operating Officer, Stratos
  • Soren Overgaard, Chief Executive Officer, Nordic Aviation Capital
  • Firoz Tarapore, Chief Operating Officer, Dubai Aerospace Enterprise
  • Greg Willis, Executive Vice President & Cheif Financial Officer, Air Lease Corporation
11:05 - 11:35 Morning Break 
The Hub - InterContinental Berlin, Potsdam Foyer
Sponsored by AerSale, Airbus SAS, Air Lease Corporation, Aircraft Part-Out Company Europe BC (APOC Aviation), AVITAS, Inc., Certified Aviation Services, CFM, Embraer, Genesis, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Novus Aviation Capital, Ping An International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., REGIO LEASE, Titan Aviation Leasing, Vallair
11:35 - 12:20 Regional Aircraft Panel
 

Moderator:

  • ​Donna Ager, Partner, Maples Group

Speakers:

  • Mark Hughes, Chief Commercial Officer, Falko
  • John Moore, Chief Commercial Officer, Elix
  • Jim Murphy, Chief Commercial Officer, Nordic Aviation Capital
  • Jesper Rungholm, Chief Executive Officer, Danish Air Transport
  • Anne-Bart Tieleman, Chief Executive Officer, TrueNoord
12:20 - 13:00 NewGen Panel
 

Moderator:

  • Jane O'Callaghan, Managing Director, Accipiter

Speakers:

  • Martin Browne, Vice President Marketing EMEA, Aergo Capital
  • Barbara FitzGerald, Vice President Trading, Accipiter
  • Fiona O'Grady, Associate Director, Standard Chartered Bank
  • Ben Slowik, Vice President Pricing / Commercial, Merx Aviation Finance
12:30 - 14:15 Lunch
InterContinental Berlin, Wintergarten
14:15 - 15:15 Regional OEM Panel
 

Moderator:

  • Priscilla Branco, Senior Vice President & Regional Manager Commercial - Latin America and the Caribbean, GECAS

Speakers:

  • Marco Balbo, Sales Director, Super Jet International
  • Karine Guenan, Head of Leasing, Asset Management & Freighter, ATR
  • Máximo Gainza, Vice President Global Leasing & Strategy, Embraer
  • Philippe Poutissou, Vice President, Marketing & Sales, De Havilland Aircraft of Canada
  • Richard Owen Walker, Head of Investor Marketing, Airbus
  • Representative from Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation
15:15 - 15:25 ISTAT Appraisers Program Update
15:25 - 16:10 Appraisers Panel
 

Moderator:

  • Amelia Anderson, Co-founder and President, Advancing Women in Aviation Roundtable

Speakers:

  • George Dimitroff, Head of Valuations, Ascend
  • Shane Matthews, Head of Strategic & Market Analysis, SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Olga Razzhivina, Director, Oriel
  • Oliver Stuart-Menteth, Managing Director, Fintech Aviation Services
  • Mike Yeomans, Head of Valuations, IBA
16:10 - 17:10 Lessor CEO Panel
 

Moderator:

  • Pam Hendry, Vice President & Treasurer, United Airlines

Speakers:

  • Peter Barrett, Chief Executive Officer, SMBC Aviation Capital
  • Aengus Kelly, Chief Executive Officer, AerCap
  • Ruth Kelly, Chief Executive Officer, Goshawk
17:10 Closing Remarks
19:00 - 21:30 Networking Dinner
German Historical Museum
Sponsored by Avolon
Buses will depart from the InterContinental Berlin lobby
21:30 After Party
Marlene Bar
Sponsored by Spire Flight Solutions A World Fuel Services Company and TrueNoord

 

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