MRO Americas

April 25-27, 2017
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL

Speakers

A


Ron Albertsen

Vice-President Finance and Accounting
UPS Airlines

Mike Arata

MD Fleet Engineering
United Airlines

Jack Arehart

President, MRO Services
Delta Air Lines

B


Jaime Baringo-Ezquerra

Head of Digital Business Development
Airbus

Craig Barton

VP Technical Services
American Airlines

John Beavers

VP Training, Engineering and Quality
American Airlines

Fritz Beiner

VP Engine Procurement and Material Services
SR Technics

Brig Gen Steven Bleymaier

Commander, Ogden Air Logistics Complex
Hill AFB

Steve Bogie

Sr. Director, Operations Information Systems
Air Canada

Johann Bordais

President & CEO, Services & Support
Embraer

Karen Botterud

Counsel - Government Contracts
United Airlines

Gregg Brown

Senior Director Quality Assurance
Southwest Airlines

Richard Brown

Principal
ICF

Justin Brownlee

MD Propulsion Maintenance
FedEx Express

Michael Bruno

Senior Business Editor
Aviation Week & Space Technology

John Brutlag

Director, Planning, Programs and Reliability
Southwest Airlines

Mark Buongiorno

VP & GM
StandardAero Defense Services

Dr. Johannes Bussmann

Chairman of the Executive Board
Lufthansa Technik AG

C


Pedro Caballer

Spaceline Technical Operations Director
Virgin Galactic

Hal Chrisman

Vice President
ICF International

Jim Clarke

MD, Supply Chain Management
FedEx Express

Fred Cleveland

Managing Director, US Transportation & Logistics
PwC

Tom Cornacchini

Director, Vendor Management
United Airlines

Tom Covella

Group President
STS Component Solutions

D


Steve Douglas

VP
CAVOK (former FAA Aircraft Maintenance Division Manager)

Jondavid DuVall

Chief Operating Officer
Logistics Officer Association

Bill Dwyer

GM, Engine Services Marketing
GE Aviation

E


Bob Eardley

Senior Director, Innovation and Operations
Air Canada

F


Paul Finklestein

Director - Marketing
Pratt & Whitney

Jim Fitzgerald

Global Aerospace & Defense Industry Solutions Leader
IBM

Martin Friis-Petersen

MD
MTU Maintenance Lease Services B.V.

G


Ed Geers

VP Aircraft Maintenance and Engineering
UPS Airlines

Maj Gen Cedric George

Deputy Director, Resource Integration, A4 Logistics Transformation Lead & CIO
USAF

Rahul Ghai

MD Flight Operations & Inflight Services Technology
United Airlines

Amanda Gower

Sr. Manager, Powerplant Supply Chain
Southwest Airlines

H


Greg Hamilton

President
Aviation Week Network

Matt Harman

MRO Analyst
Aviation Week Network

Anthony Haro

MD Supply Chain and Vendor Management
United Airlines

Craig Harry

Managing Director, Supply Chain
American Airlines

Ed Hazelwood

Editor-In-Chief Conferences
Aviation Week Network

Pete Hennessey

Executive Vice President
AGC Integrated Defense Group

Rob Higby

CEO
TurbineAero, Inc.

Daniel Holtzman

SES, Cyber Technical Director, AFMC
Hanscom AFB

Kent Horton

Director, Aircraft Engineering
Southwest Airlines

Dan Hudepohl

Technical Program Manager
Rhinestahl Corporation

Tommy Hughes

CEO
VAS Aero

I


Robert Ireland

MD, Engineering & Maintenance
Airlines for America (A4A)

J


Christopher Julius

MD Regulatory Affairs
American Airlines

K


Dan Katz

Dir., Defense Analysis and Data
Aviation Week Intelligence & Data Services

CAPT. Robert Keating

Director Supplier Operations
Defense Logistics Agency - Aviation

John Kelly

VP Technical Operations
WestJet Airlines Ltd.

Mike Kenney

SVP
Universal Asset Management

James Kornberg

Director Engineering and Maintenance Innovation
AFI KLM E&M

L


Jim Landers

VP Maintenance & Engineering
Hawaiian Airlines

Karine Lavoie-Tremblay

eFAST Program Integration Manager, Data Analytics
Pratt & Whitney

Lt Gen Lee Levy

Commander of the Air Force Sustainment Center
AFMC

David Lewis

Chief Technical Officer
AJW Group

David Longridge

VP Services Sales
Boeing

M


John Maggiore

Director, Maintenance and Leasing Solutions
Boeing

Crystal Maguire

Executive Director
Aviation Technician Education Council

Dave Marcontell

GM
Oliver Wyman / CAVOK

Patrick Markham

VP HPG Technical Services
HEICO Aerospace

Chris Markou

Head, Operational Cost Management
IATA

Jeff Martin

EVP Operations
JetBlue Airways

Becky McCarty

Sr. Manager, Data Management for Tech Ops
American Airlines

Dr. Kevin Michaels

Managing Director
AeroDynamic Advisory

Brig Gen Tom Miller

Vice Commander, Air Force Sustainment Center, Air Force Materiel Command
Tinker Air Force Base

Joachim Mirabaud

Head of FHS Engineering and Pool Management
Airbus

N


Hisham Nasser

Chairman and Consultant
Egyptair Maintenance and Engineering

Gilles Neron

Senior Director, Business Development & Administration
Air Canada

P


Ajarin Pattanapanchai

Deputy Secretary General
Thailand Board of Investment

Lewis Prebble

SVP Customers, Americas
Rolls-Royce

R


Raman Ram

Associate Partner
McKinsey & Company

Kal Rebin

VP Maintenance & Engineering
Jazz Aviation LP

Jim Regenor

Business Unit Director, Additive Manufacturing & Innovation
Moog, Inc

Peter Requa

Sr. Director, Technical Operations Supply Chain
Southwest Airlines

Cristal Rice

Sr Program Manager & Site Lead, Corpus Christi Army Depot
Boeing

Bryan Riffe

Director, Component APU & MOS Engineering
American Airlines

Tim Russo

Director, Customer Solutions & OEM Distribution
STS Component Solutions

S


Jeff Schneider

Director Powerplant Engineering
American Airlines

Brad Schwandt

Director of Maintenance
UPS Airlines

David Seymour

SVP Integrated Operations
American Airlines

Asad Shaikh

Manager, Fleet Planning
Allegiant Air

Deepak Sharma

President International Supply Chain
AAR Corporation

Lee Ann Shay

Chief Editor MRO
Aviation Week Network

Raj Singh

Managing Director
JetBlue Technology Ventures

Rod Skotty

President
Lockheed Martin, Maritime Helicopter Support Company

Jim Sokol

President MRO Services
HAECO Americas

Klaus Sonnenleiter

CEO
Luftronix, Inc.

Chris Spafford

Partner
Oliver Wyman

Anthony Spaulding

Managing Director - MRO Business Development
United Airlines

Jeff Spies

Global Sales Director - Commercial Services, International and Service Solutions
Rockwell Collins

Sonny Stern

VP Sales and Customer Service
Delta TechOps

Bjorn Stickling

GM Diagnostics, Prognostics and Health Management Group
Pratt & Whitney Canada

Rick Stine

President, Military & Components
StandardAero

CAPT. Charles Stuart

Commanding Officer, Fleet Readiness Center Southeast
US Navy

T


Mark Thom

Associate Professor, Aeronautical Engineering Technology
Purdue University

Jim Tisdale

MD Engineering Planning & Performance
FedEx Express

V


Pamela Valdez

Director, Derivative Fleet Support & Sustainment
Boeing

W


Mike Walker

Manager, MT Regulatory Approvals & Standards Flight Services Commercial Aviation Services
Boeing

Rhonda Walthall

Manager, Prognostics and Health Management
UTC Aerospace Systems

Ed Walton

Director of Engineering
UPS Airlines

Nick Ward

Head of Solution Management, OEM Digital Services
Rolls-Royce

Frank Washburn

SES, Director 448th Supply Chain Management Wing, Air Force Sustainment Center
Tinker Air Force Base

Eddo Weijer

VP Engine Transactions
GA Telesis

Mitch Weinberg

President
International Aircraft Associates

Don Wetekam

SVP Government & Defense Business Development
AAR CORP

Thomas Wiegele

Sr. Fellow, Intelligent Systems
UTAS

Rick Wysong

Director, Transportation and Logistics Advisory
PwC

Z


Sergio Zavala

Sr. Program Manager Global Sales - Engine Programs
Aviall