Tuesday, November 13th

8:00 AM BREAKFAST

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8:30 AM OFFICIAL OPENING

Featuring:

Tracy Osadchuk, Vice President, MRO Programs, MTU Maintenance Canada Ltd

Jim Quick, President & CEO, AIAC

Cynthia Garneau, Chair, AIAC

9:00 AM SUPER SESSION - Beyond Unmanned: The human implications of autonomous and remotely piloted systems

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Featuring:

Lt. General Michael Day, Executive Advisor, Avascent

Vincent Vidal, Director, Insitu U.S. Commercial Solutions 

Mike Dithurbide, President/General Manager, Allen Vanguard Electronic Systems

Dave Norman, Group Director, Innovation and Technology, Moog Inc. – Aircraft Group

10:00 AM NETWORKING BREAK

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10:45 AM SUPER SESSION - The Diversity Value Chain

Featuring:

Raminder Gill, Project Leader, The Boston Consulting Group

10:50 AM Diversity Panel

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Featuring:

Moderator:
Raminder Gill, Project Leader, The Boston Consulting Group

Hélène V. Gagnon, VP, Public Affairs and Global Communications, CAE

Marie–Eve Rehayem, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, BASF Canada

Karen Kastner, Vice President, Partnerships and Government Relations, BDC

Richard Rudderham, Chief Human Resources Officer, BMO

11:45 SUPER SESSION

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Featuring: 

Brigadier-General Michel Lalumiere

12:15 PM LUNCH

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1:30 PM SUPER SESSION - Bombardier

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Featuring: 

Thomas FissellierDirector, Market Analytics & Customer Insight, Bombardier Business Aircraft

Fassi KafyekeIng, Senior Director, Strategic Technology & Innovation, Bombardier Aerospace

2:00 PM Super Session - All You need to know about aircraft financing and more

Featuring:

Donald Gray, Partner & Chair, Aviation and Aerospace Group, Blake, Cassels & Graydon, LLP

Dave Parker, Managing Director, The Americas, Leasing & BBJ, Customer Finance, Boeing Capital Corporation

2:30 PM NETWORKING BREAK

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3:00 PM Super session

Featuring:

Nik Nanos, Chief Data Scientist and Founder, Nanos Research Corporation

3:30 SUPER SESSION - Issue Radar 2018

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Featuring:

Manfred Hader, Senior Partner, Roland Berger

Which drivers are more likely to disrupt the aerospace value chain? Who will winn and who will lose?

4:00 PM SUPER SESSION

Featuring:

Laurence Vigeant-Langlois, Executive, Commercial Development Leader, GE Additive

4:30 PM SUPER SESSION - Airbus

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Featuring:

Mark Cousin, Head of Demonstrators, Airbus

5:30 PM Annual Aerospace Reception

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7:00 PM Annual Aerospace Dinner

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Featuring:

The Honourable Jean Charest, former Deputy Prime Minister and Québec Premier

James C. Floyd Award sponsored by 

Small Business Award sponsored by  

Lifetime Achievement award sponsored by 

Wednesday, November 14th

7:45 AM Breakfast

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8:45 AM OPENING REMARKS

Featuring:

New AIAC Chair Announcement

9:00 AM Super Session

Featuring:

Jason Chua, Executive Director, United Technologies Advanced Projects

9:30 SUPER SESSION

Featuring:

Roberto Garavaglia, Senior Vice President, Strategy & Competitive Anylysis, Leonardo Helicopters

10:00 AM NETWORKING BREAK

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10:15 EXECUTIVE PANEL

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Featuring:

Moderator:
Manfred Hadar, Senior Partner, Roland Berger

David Gossen, President, IMP Aerospace

Dan Goldberg, President & CEO, Telesat

Cynthia Garneau, President, Bell Helicopter Textron Canada Ltd.

11:15 AM SUPER SESSON - NASA

Featuring:

Jim Bridenstine, NASA Administrator

11:45 AM SUPER SESSION

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Featuring:

Hon. Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport

12:15 PM Leadership Luncheon Reception

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12:45 PM Aerospace Leadership Luncheon

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Featuring:

Hon. Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development

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