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Monday, 26 June

18:00
 
Welcome cocktail reception
and registration
 

Radisson Blu Hotel
Rooftop bar

Hosted by ENAC


Tuesday, 27 June

 
08:30

Welcome coffee
and registration

 

Lobby and courtyard

Sponsored by Boeing

       
09:00 Welcome and opening  

Ingrid Cherfils, President of ECAC
Henrik Hololei, Director-General Mobility and Transport, European Commission
Alessio Quaranta, Director General, ENAC, Italy
Graziano Delrio, Italian Minister of Infrastructure and Transport

       
  Keynote address   Fang Liu, Secretary General, ICAO
       
09:30 Session 1:
State of play - Europe's needs in investment
 

Moderator:  Rob Huyser, Acting Director General for Civil Aviation, Netherlands

Speakers:
Stephen O'Driscoll, Head of Air, Maritime and Innovative Transport, European Investment Bank
Christoph Nanke, Senior Vice President, Global Investments & Management, Fraport AG

Nicolas Notebaert, Chairman, VINCI Airports, CEO VINCI Concessions
Stephen Perkins, Head of Research and Policy, International Transport Forum

John Higgins, President and COO, Avolon
Mauro Maia, Senior Partner, F2i - Fondi italiani per le infrastrutture

       
  Keynote address   Angela Gittens, Director General, ACI World
       
  Open forum discussion    
       
12:30 Lunch   Rooftop
       
13:45

Session 2:
Challenges and solutions
How can we make existing solutions work better?

 

Moderator: Chris Smith, Director, Chris Smith Aviation Consultancy Ltd

       
  Keynote address   Henrik Hololei, Director-General Mobility and Transport, European Commission
       
  Part I: Investing on the ground  

Jos Nijhuis, President and CEO, Royal Schiphol Group
Jost Lammers, CEO, Budapest Airport
Pekka Vauramo, President and CEO, Finnair

       
15:15 Refreshments   Ground floor courtyard
       
15:45 Part II: Investing in the air   Michael O'Leary, Chief Executive, Ryanair
Florian Guillermet, Executive Director, SESAR Joint Undertaking
Randy Tinseth, Vice President Marketing, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
       
17:15 Close of Day One    
       
Evening Gala dinner   Hosted by ENAC
       
Wednesday, 28 June
08:30 Welcome coffee   Courtyard
       
09:00 Opening    
       
  Summary of Session 2 by the Session 2 moderator   Chris Smith, Director, Chris Smith Aviation Consultancy Ltd
       
  Session 3:
Game changers - what are they?
  Moderator: David Feldman, Managing Partner, Exambela Consulting
       
      Interview with José Manuel Vargas, President and CEO, Aena
       
09:45 Round-table debate and open forum discussion -
Part I: the Stakeholders
 

Olivier Jankovec, Director General, ACI EUROPE
Sylviane Lust, Director General, Airlines International Representation in Europe (AIRE)
Simon McNamara, Director General, ERA
Thomas Reynaert, Airlines for Europe
Rafael Schvartzman, Regional Vice President Europe, IATA
Jeff Poole, Director General, CANSO

 

       
11:00 Refreshments   Courtyard
       
11:20 Round-table debate and open forum discussion -
Part II: the Regulators
  Filip Cornelis, Acting Aviation Director, DG MOVE, European Commission
Fintan Towey, Director General for Civil Aviation, Ireland
Gerold Reichle, Director General for Civil Aviation, Germany
Halla Sigurdardottir, Deputy Director General for Civil Aviation, Iceland

Philippe Merlo, Director ATM, EUROCONTROL
       
12:30

Dialogue conclusions -
Short and long-term proposals and recommendations

  Moderators
       
12:45 Concluding remarks and close   Ingrid Cherfils, President of ECAC
Silvia Gehrer, ECAC Focal Point for Economic matters
Henrik Hololei, Director-General Mobility and Transport, European Commission