Tuesday, November 7

7:00 AM Registration

Rideau Canal Atrium

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7:45 AM Breakfast

Canada Hall 1-2

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM B2B & Exhibit Hall

Canada Hall 1-2

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Aerospace as a Career – Silent Auction

Canada Hall 1-2

Conference Room

Ottawa Salon

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8:45 AM Opening Remarks

Ottawa Salon

Featuring the Masters of Ceremonies:
Salimah Lalji, Legal Counsel – Defense & Security, CAE
Maxime Robert, Senior Manager Strategic Initiatives, Business Development & Governmental Affairs, Pratt & Whitney Canada

With:
Mike Mueller, President & CEO, AIAC
Richard Foster, Chief Executive & Vice President, L3Harris Technologies Canada

9:00 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Hélène Gagnon, Chief Sustainability Officer and Senior Vice President, Stakeholder Engagement, CAE

9:30 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Lieutenant-General E.J. (Eric) Kenny, CMM, MSC, MSM, CD, Commander, Royal Canadian Air Force

10:00 AM Refreshment Break

Canada Hall 1-2

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11:00 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Maria Angeles Marti Martinez, Head of Tanker, Transport and Mission Programmes, Airbus Defence and Space

11:30 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Éric Martel, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bombardier

12:00 PM Networking Lunch (Exhibit Hall)

Canada Hall 1-2

1:30 PM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Arielle Meloul-Wechsler, Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer and Public Affairs, Air Canada

2:00 PM Fireside Chat

Ottawa Salon

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Featuring:
Lieutenant-General Blaise F. Frawley, RCAF, Deputy Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command
Richard Foster, Chief Executive & Vice President, L3Harris Technologies Canada

2:30 PM Refreshment Break

Canada Hall 1-2

3:15 PM Small Business Presentations

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Phil Cole, Vice President Business Development, Cert Center Canada
Lorenzo Marandola, President, M1 Composites Technology

3:45 PM Sustainability Panel

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Louis Brunet, Managing Director – Canada, Collins Aerospace
Dan Carnelly, Vice President, ICCAIA and Permanent Representative to ICAO
Jean Paquin, President and CEO, SAF+

4:45 PM Closing Remarks

Ottawa Salon

Featuring the Masters of Ceremonies:
Salimah Lalji, Legal Counsel – Defense & Security, CAE
Maxime Robert, Senior Manager Strategic Initiatives, Business Development & Governmental Affairs, Pratt & Whitney Canada

5:15 PM Annual Aerospace Reception (cocktail)

Rideau Canal Atrium South (RCA South)

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6:45 PM Annual Aerospace Dinner

Trillium Ballroom

Featuring Special Guest Speaker:
Arun Thangaraj, Deputy Minister, Transport Canada

Dinner sponsored by   

James C. Floyd Award sponsored by TBD

Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by

Small Business Innovation Technology Award sponsored by

Marc Garneau Award sponsored by TBD

Centerpieces sponsored by  

Wednesday, November 8

7:00 AM Registration

Rideau Canal Atrium

sponsored by

7:45 AM Breakfast

Ottawa Salon

sponsored by

Conference Room

Ottawa Salon

sponsored by

8:45 AM Opening Remarks

Ottawa Salon

Featuring the Masters of Ceremonies:
Salimah Lalji, Legal Counsel – Defense & Security, CAE
Maxime Robert, Senior Manager Strategic Initiatives, Business Development & Governmental Affairs, Pratt & Whitney Canada

With:
Mike Mueller, President & CEO, AIAC

8:55 AM AIAC Chair Remarks

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
New AIAC Chair

9:00 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
The Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of National Defence, Government of Canada

9:30 AM Super Session – Innovation at GDMS-C

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Joel Houde, Vice President and General Manager, General Dynamics Mission Systems–International

10:00 AM Refreshment Break

Ottawa Salon

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10:30 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Martin Brassard, President and Chief Executive Officer, Héroux-Devtek

11:00 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Vincent Logsdon, Vice President, Global Business Development and Strategic Marketing, Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Global Services

11:30 AM Super Session

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Clint Crosier, Director, Aerospace and Satellite, Amazon Web Services

12:00 PM Leadership Luncheon Reception

RCA Foyer

12:40 PM Aerospace Leadership Luncheon

Ottawa Salon

Featuring:
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, Government of Canada

Luncheon sponsored by TBD

Speaker sponsored by TBD

2:00 PM Closing Remarks

Featuring the Masters of Ceremonies:
Salimah Lalji, Legal Counsel – Defense & Security, CAE
Maxime Robert, Senior Manager Strategic Initiatives, Business Development & Governmental Affairs, Pratt & Whitney Canada

With:
Mike Mueller, President & CEO, AIAC

2:30 PM Industry Briefing

Featuring:
Walter Di Bartolomeo, Interim Chairman, Board of Directors, INSAT

3:30 PM End