EATS 2017

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Pilot Conference Proceedings

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EATS 2017 Conference Chair: Captain Jacques Drappier

Day 1 - Tuesday 31st October 2017

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

1)  Jesper Rasmussen, Flight Standards Director, EASA → PDF
2)  Captain Andy O'Shea, Head of Training, Ryanair → PDF

Session 2 – Perspectives on the Future

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

Session 3 – Regulatory Update - Panel Session

1) Pilot Vision by 2030
Georges Rebender, Head of Aircrew & Medical Department, EASA  → PDF
2) Continuous Pilot Competence Development and Assessment
Daan Dousi, Manager Aircrew & Medical Section, EASA  → PDF
- Jacqui Suren, Head of Regulation and Training Development, L3 Commercial Training Solutions  → PDF
Captain Tilmann Gabriel, Executive Chairman/President, International Pilot Training Association
- Captain Andy O'Shea, Head of Training, Ryanair
3) Use of FSTD's in Training
- Gerda Pardatscher, FCL Regulations Officer, EASA  → PDF
- Helena Pietilä, Chief Adviser, Finnish Civil Aviation Authority  → PDF
Itash Samani, Global Head of FSTD Regulatory Affairs, CAE  → PPTX
- Jean-Michel Bigarré, Head of Training, Airbus Training Services
- Captain Andy O'Shea, Head of Training, Ryanair

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  → PDF
2) Dr. Andy Taylor
ATPL Performance is Not a Determination of Employability  → PDF
Emelie Selin, Head of Marketing and Production, Scandlearn
Training for the Next Generation  


Day 2 – Wednesday 1st November 2017

Session 5 - UPRT

1) Edzard Boland, Training Specialist, NLR – Netherlands Aerospace Centre
Managing Startle and Surprise  → PDF
2) Captain Philip Adrian, Chief Pilot Regulatory Strategy, The Boeing Company
UPRT Throughout a Pilot's Career  → PDF
3) Captain Paul Scully, Aer Lingus & Dr. Sunjoo Advani, President, International Development of Technology b.v.
Implementing UPRT Training

Session 6 – Human Element

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

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

Evaluating New Hire Pilot Attitude and Behavior  → PDF

Session 7 – New Learning Challenges

1) Captain Tilmann Gabriel, Executive Chairman/President, International Pilot Training Association
Where is the Professional Competence?  → PDF
2) Captain Thomas Koester, Training Manager, Jet Time A/S & Captain Steen Sandal, Partner, Aviation eLearning

The Swiss Knife of Future Pilot Training  → PDF
3) Captain Roger Coleman, Director of EBT & Training Development, Flyco Global Training Solutions
Competency-Based eLearning  → PDF

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 → PDF
) Colin Rydon, Director of Training, L3 Commercial Training Solutions
Total Training Solutions → PDF


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6-7 November 2018, Madrid Marriott Auditorium, Madrid, Spain

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