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Chris Lehman, EATS Conference Chair & CAT Editor in Chief

Dr. Michael Karim - EATS Pilot Moderator
Peter Moxham - EATS Pilot Moderator 

Day 1 - Tuesday 3rd November 2015

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

1) Daan Dousi, EASA
2) Captain Kazimierz Stachowiak, Head of Training, LOT Polish Airlines

Session 2 - Industry Training & Safety Initiatives

1) Captain David Owens, Senior Director, Flight Crew Training Policy, Airbus & Captain Jean-Michel Bigarré, Head of Training, Airbus Training Services
What Needs to Change in Training and Why?  PPTX
Airbus Videos: Compilation Big Three ; Golden Rules Airbus ; Pilot Monitoring

2) Stéphane Clément, Director Regulatory, Aviation Safety & Quality Assurance, CAE
From Cadet to Captain Training - Solutions for the Commercial Airline Market → PDF

3) Captain Christof Kemény, Senior Training Advisor & Captain Christian Popp, Manager, Flight Training Services, JetBlue
Pilot Monitoring - An Evolutionary Approach → PDF

Session 3 - Regulatory Environments & Safety Initiatives 

1) Daan Dousi, Acting Manager Aircrew and Medical Regulations Section, EASA
Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) and Regulatory Update

2) Jules Kneepkens, Director, TEASAS (Total European Aviation System Advisory Services)
Regulatory Training → PDF

3) Mark Dransfield, Chairman, Training Device Work Stream, International Pilot Training Consortium (IPTC)
IPTC & Flight Simulation Training Device (FSTD) Regulatory Update → PPTX

Session 4 - Primary Pilot Training & Standards

1) Jerzy Bakunowicz, CEO, Aviation Training Centre, Rzeszow University of Technology
Academic Path to the Airline Career in the Changing Job Market → PDF

2) Jacqui Suren, Head of Ground School, CTC Aviation /IAAPS
Modernising Ab-Initio Ground Training → PDF

3) Rickard Wikander, Lund University School of Aviation & Captain Dieter Harms, Harms Aviation Training Consultanting Associates
Multi-Crew Pilot's Licence (MPL) Update and MPL Industry Survey Results → PDF



Day 2 - Wednesday 4th November 2015

Session 5 - Air Carrier Training Views

1) Captain Chris Hanson, B777/787 Flight Training Manager, British Airways
Dual Fleet Flying → PDF

2) Captain Johan Boström, Director, Flight Operations & Captain Andreas Linnér, Type Rating Instructor/Examiner, Novair
Best Practices of Implementing Performance Based Navigation (PBN) Training → PDF

3) Captain Andy O'Shea, Head of Training, Ryanair
Command Upgrade Training and MPL Introduction

Session 6 - Human Performance & Training Issues

1) Captain Tommi Vänskä, Training Manager, Crew Training, Finnair
Airbus A350 Introduction to the Fleet → PDF

2) Captain Eddie Sproul, Head of Crew Training, easyJet
Training Large Volumes of Cadets → PDF

3) Stéphane Clément, Director Regulatory, Aviation Safety & Quality Assurance, CAE
Adaptive Pilot Training → PDF

Session 7 - Surprise - An Unexpected Session!

Moderated by Dr. Sunjoo Advani, this panel of experts will explore Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT).

Panelists will include:
- Dr. Jeffery Schroeder, Chief Scientist for Flight Simulation Systems, Federal Aviation Administration
- Captain Nathalie de Ziegler, BEA
- Captain Clarke McNeace, Center Manager, APS Europe

Session 8 - Focus on eLearning and Mobile Learning Technologies in Air Carrier Operations

(Pilot & Cabin Crew joint session)

1) Graham Cownie, Managing Director, Padpilot
E-Learning and Mobile Learning for Air Carriers - the Hard Truths and Hidden Costs → PPTX

2) Serge Gourlaouen, Founder, Flight Training Solutions Consulting (FTSC)
Dealing Efficiently with Airline Safety and Economic Issues Thanks to Mobile Learning → PDF

3) Rick Morgenstern, Manager AQP, Allegiant Air → PDF & Patrick Weir, CEO, Fulcrum Labs → PDF
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