Safety Forum 2024 Starts In...

Wednesday, June 19, 2024
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
REGISTRATION & INFORMATION DESK OPEN
 
 
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
CALL TO ORDER
 

Tzvetomir Blajev, Director Europe and Global Operational Safety, Flight Safety Foundation

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
WELCOME & EXECUTIVE SESSION
 

 Hassan Shahidi, President & CEO, Flight Safety Foundation

 Iacopo Prissinotti, Director NMD, EUROCONTROL

 Maarten Koopmans, Vice President of ERA and Managing Director at KLM CityHopper

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
KEYNOTE SPEECH
 

Chris McGregor, Flight Safety Officer - ATR

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
BREAK
 
 
11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
SESSION 1 | SETTING THE SCENE
 

"The GOOD, the BAD and the UGLY" of weather and how it impacts aviation | Harry Nelson, CL Max

The Unknown Risk of a Flash Flood | Frank Baetens, TUI Airlines Belgium nv

Preventing Turbulence-Related Injuries in Air Carrier Operations | Daniel Bower, NTSB and Nathan Doble, NTSB

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
LUNCH BREAK
 
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Session 2 | PILOT AND MACHINE RESILIENCE
 

Extracting lessons of human performance and resilience management from a study of weather-related safety risks and incidents reported to NASA’s Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) | Immanuel Barshi, NASA

Managing the risks of sudden and heavy rain showers on short final: a cooperative approach | Betrand de Courville, independent consultant, and Carlos Casanova-Mateo, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Understanding Pilot Resilient Performance in Weather Risk Management: Methods and Insights from a Simulation Study | Jon Holbrook, NASA

3:30 PM - 3:50 PM
BREAK
 
 
3:50 PM - 4:50 PM
SESSION 3 | VIEW FROM THE GROUND
 

Network Manager Operations Centre (NMOC - EUROCONTROL) view on adverse weather situations in the European context: benefits of a centralised network management | Yolanda Portillo, EUROCONTROL and Slavi Stoyanov, EUROCONTROL

Operational Meteorology Supporting Heathrow Airport | Lauren Donohue, UK Met Office and Andrew Ward, UK Met Office

4:50 PM - 5:00 PM
Day 1 | SUMMARY & CLOSURE
 
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
RECEPTION
 
 
Thursday, June 20, 2024
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
REGISTRATION & INFORMATION DESK OPEN
 
 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
AWARDS SESSION
 
 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
SESSION 4 | TOOLS FOR OPERATIONAL PLANNING
 

Aviation Weather: a critical safety pillar in flight operations | Klaus Sievers, ECA

Use of a modern 4D aviation weather application for pilots to increase flight safety: case studies from flight operations | Martin Gerber, Swiss Airlines

Aviation Meteorology Reference (AVMET): An educational resource connecting the fundamentals of weather phenomena to their impacts on operations | Sophie Splawinski, NAV Canada

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
BREAK
 
 
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
SESSION 5 | VIEW FROM THE MANUFACTURER
 

Weather - Threats and Mitigations | Cedric Descheemaeker, Airbus

Progress in Aircraft Weather & Turbulence Observations | Timothy Rahmes, Boeing

Unprecedented All-Weather Operations Capability | Martin Pauly, Collins Aerospace

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
LUNCH BREAK
 
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
SESSION 6 | GLOBAL VISION
 

Operational Effects of Dynamic Weather Conditions | Walter Emmerling, Condor Flugdienst GmbH and Dragos Munteanu, IATA

EASA Climate Change Adaptation activities | Guillaume Aigoin, EASA

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
CONCLUSION SESSION
 
 
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