APATS 2017

APATS 2017

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Pilot Conference Proceedings

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APATS 2017 Conference Chair: Captain Jacques Drappier

Day 1 – Tuesday 29th August 2017
Session 1 - Opening Remarks & Keynote Addresses (Pilot & Cabin Crew)
1) Captain Yann Lardet, General Manager, Airbus Asia Training Center - Singapore
2) Meshesha Belayneh, Deputy Director, Technical Cooperation Bureau & Chief, Global Aviation Training Office, ICAO
Session 2 – Perspectives on the Future
1) Captain Torbjorn Wischer, Global Leader Training Strategy, CAE
2) Dr. Kathleen Quigley, Associate Professor, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Asia
3) Professor Paul Bates, Head of Aviation and Logistics, The University of Southern Queensland
Session 3 – Primary Training Issues
1) Philippe Crebassa, Vice President, ENAC (École Nationale de l’Aviation Civile) & Christian Commissaire, Managing Director, ATR Training Center
2) Captain Patrick Murray, Head of Flight Operations and Training, Aviation Australia 
3) Anna Kjær Thorsøe, Operations Manager, Center Air Pilot Academy
Session 4 – Looking at the Bigger Picture
1) Arianna Hoffmann, Research Analyst & Pilot Selection Specialist, HCM&P
2) Captain Mike Mylan, Managing Consultant, Aerudite Aviation
3) Dr. Jin Ho Choi, Deputy Director, Korean Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport 

Day 2 – Wednesday 30th August
Session 5 – Airline Training Issues
1) Dr. Sunjoo Advani, President, IDT
UPRT: Rules and Requirements → PDF
2) Captain Nathalie de Ziegler, Air Operations Advisor – Investigations Department, BEA 
3) Captain Malcolm Taylor, Manager Flight Training, Air New Zealand
Session 6 – New Training Insights
1) Captain Mike Varney, President, Evidence-based Training Foundation & Dr. James Klinect, CEO, LOSA Foundation,
Context for Evidence Based Training → PDF
2) Dr. Douglas Larson, Educational Strategist, Boeing Global Services
3) Captain Sighvatur Bjarnason, Line Training Captain, WOWair
Session 7 – Creating the Right Environment (Pilot & Cabin Crew)
1) Captain Gu, Jian, B777 Captain, China Eastern Airlines & Yuping Guan, CTO, Pelesys Learning Systems Inc.
2) Margie Burns, Managing Director, Aviation Selection Consultants
3) Henry Emery, Managing Director, Latitude Aviation English Services
Session 8 – Technology Assisting Training (Pilot & Cabin Crew)
1) Mark Dransfield, Director Regulatory Affairs, UK, TRU Simulation + Training
2) Paul Nef, Business Development Director Asia-Pacific, Honeywell Aerospace
3) Dr. Jeremy Goodman, Senior Manager (Product Development), Quadrant Group
Closing Remarks

Save the Date for APATS 2018
28-29 August 2018, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

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