EATS 2017

EATS 2017

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Pilot Conference

EATS 2017 Conference Chair: Captain Jacques Drappier

Day 1 - Tuesday 31st October 2017

0900-1000  Session 1 - Opening Remarks & Keynote Addresses (Pilot & Cabin Crew joint session)

1)  Jesper Rasmussen, Flight Standards Director, EASA
2)  TBC

1000-1100  Coffee

1100-1230  Session 2 – Perspectives on the Future

1) Captain Torbjorn Wischer, Global Leader Training Strategy, CAE
Data Driven Training Insights
2) Captain Jean-Michel Bigarré, Head of Training, Airbus Training Services
The Future of Training …
3) Captain Paul Ryder, Resource Coordinator, Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA)
Establishing a Robust Airline Pilot Supply

1230-1400  Lunch

1400-1530  Session 3 – Regulatory Update 

1530-1615  Coffee

1615-1745  Session 4 – Getting the Right People

1) Captain André Berger, Director Flight Operations, TUI Belgium
A New Way for MPL Implementation in an Airline Environment
2) Dr. Andy Taylor
ATPL Performance is Not a Determination of Employability
Emelie Selin, Head of Marketing and Production, Scandlearn
Training for the Next Generation

1745  Networking Reception



Day 2 – Wednesday 1st November 2017

0900-1030  Session 5 - UPRT

1) Edzard Boland, Training Specialist, NLR – Netherlands Aerospace Centre
Managing Startle and Surprise
2) TBC

3) Captain Paul Scully, Aer Lingus & Dr. Sunjoo Advani, President, IDT
Implementing UPRT Training

1030-1115  Coffee

1115-1245  Session 6 – Human Element

1) Captain Owen Sims, Type Rating Instructor, Flybe
The Application of Mindfulness to Flight Training
2) Captain Andrew McKechnie, Director, McKechnie Aviation Ltd./EASA Independent External Expert

What is ‘Inter-Rater Reliability’, Why Does it Matter?
3) Arianna Hoffmann, Research Analyst & Pilot Selection Specialist, HCM&P

Evaluating New Hire Pilot Attitude and Behavior

1245-1400  Lunch

1400-1530  Session 7 – New Learning Challenges

1) Captain Tilmann Gabriel, IPTA
Where is the Professional Competence?
2) Captain Thomas Koester, Training Manager, Jet Time A/S & Captain Steen Sandal, Partner, Aviation eLearning

The Swiss Knife of Future Pilot Training
3) Captain Roger Coleman, Director of EBT & Training Development, Flyco Global Training Solutions

Competency-Based E-Learning

1530-1615 Coffee

1615-1745 Session 8 – Technology (Pilot & Cabin Crew joint session)

1) Graham Cownie, Managing Director, Padpilot
Possible Futures for Augmented Reality and Gameification in Pilot Training
2) Mark Dransfield, Director Regulatory Affairs - UK, TRU Simulation + Training

The Versatile Flat Panel Trainer, from Classroom to FTD
3) Dave Rapley, L3CTS
Latest Developments in Simulation


* The organisers reserve the right to make changes to the conference programme and timings. 

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