Conference Agenda and Timetable

Leveraging Emerging Technologies to Enhance Productivity

 


 

Monday - 3 June 2019

 17:00 - 18:00 Registration

 

 19:00 - 21:00

Welcome Reception and Cocktails
  Sponsored by Boeing/Jeppesen


 

Tuesday - 4 June 2019

 08:00 - 08:30

Introductions / Conference Overview
 08:30 - 09:00
Why is your flight late? Mining airline data to assess root-causes & impact of delay propagation
Goran Stojkovic - Boeing Global Services

 

 09:00 - 09:30 Kick starting your analytics program, key tools and data required for maintenance optimization

Helmuth Naumer - IBM

 

 09:30 - 10:15

Machine Learning Application for Automatic Analysis of Aircraft Operations Interruption Reports 

Wlamir Olivares Loesch Vianna, Juliano Elias Cardoso Cruz - EMBRAER 

 

 10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

 10:30 - 11:15

Schedule planning with hub infrastructure constraints

Augustin Lombard & Alexandre Pizzut - Air France KLM

 

 11:15 - 12:15

Keynote Address: Ekbel Bouzgarrou - Vice President Information Technology Distributed Services - Air France / KLM

 12:15 - 13:30

Business Lunch
 
Sponsored by Cirium     
 13:30 - 14:00

Digital Operations Transformation
Fernando Bosch - BCG

 14:00 - 14:30

Vendor Presentations

   Sabre | Lufthansa Systems | Boeing/Jeppesen

 

 14:30 - 15:00


Vendor Presentations

     Cirium | Amadeus | IBM | SITAOnAir

 15:00 - 15:30

Coffee Break

    

 16:00 - 22.00

Dinner Cruise on the Seine

  Sponsored by Sabre Airline Solutions

 

   

 

Wednesday - 5 June 2019

 08:00 - 08:45

Airline Updates 
 08:45 - 09:30

Blockchain-Inspired Integrated Airline Operations Recovery
Zachary Bluestein - Georgia Tech

 

 09:30 - 10:15

Modeling Activity at Charlotte Douglas Airport for Strategic Planning of Airline Operations

L. Doug Smith - University of Missouri-St. Louis

 

 10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

 10:30 - 11:15

Fast-Time Gate to Gate Simulation for Today & Tomorrow
Anthony Weatherington - Jeppesen

 

 11:15 - 11:45

Using data science to optimize ground staff planning under delay uncertainty

Benoit Patacq - Air France

 11:45 - 12:15

Centralized Deicing Facilities During Winter Operations

Ryan Leick - Utah Valley University

 12:15 - 13:30


Business Lunch
 
Sponsored by FlightAware
 13:30 - 14:00

Airline Updates 

 14:00 - 15:00

Vendor Presentations

     FlightAware | GE Aviation | SlickOR | AIMS International | M2P Consulting | OpenAirlines

 

 15:00 - 15:30

Coffee Break

 15:30- 17:00

 Vendor Exhibition
 17:00 - 22:30
    
 Dinner on your own (Free night) 
   


Thursday - 6 June 2019

 08:00 - 08:45

Airline Updates 

 08:45 - 09:30

Data Blind Spots Preventing Optimal IROPS Recovery Solutions
Rex Bull - SlickOR, David White - Cirium

 09:30 - 10:15

Automated timestamp generation through machine learning for solid collaboration in turnaround management

Manuel van Esch - zeroG

 

 10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break      
 10:30 - 11:15

Building a Shorter Approach Fuel Saving Best Practice through Clustering

Nicolas Pinchenel - OpenAirlines

 

 11:15 - 11:45

The need for Airspace Users-driven flight prioritisation in case of delay

Nadine Pilon - EUROCONTROL


 11:45 - 12:15

Airline Disruptions and Holistic Recovery
Hocine Bouarab - GE

 

 12:15 - 13:30

Business Lunch
 Sponsored by SlickOR
     
 13:30 - 14:00

Airline Updates 

 14:00 - 15:00

Vendor Presentations

     INFORM | Ortec Consulting | zeroG | PASSUR Aerospace

 

 15:00 - 15:30

Coffee Break

 15:30 - 17:00

Vendor Exhibition
 20:00 - 22:30 Dinner in Renaissance Hotel
  Sponsored by Lufthansa Systems

 




Friday - 7 June 2019

 08:30 - 09:00

Airline Updates 

 09:00 - 09:45

The die is cast, gear up for the unknown

Davide Bardelli & Tim Nickel - Lufthansa Systems

 

 09:45 - 10:15 Practioneer Talk: Refining the decisions in the Operations Centre

Anders Bohlin - Jeppesen

 10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

 10:30 - 11:15

Understanding and overcoming barriers of implementing disruption management systems in airline operations control

Sebastian Heger - m2p

 11:15 - 12:00

Business Meeting / Award Ceremony

 12:00 - 13:00

Business Lunch 

  Sponsored by GE Aviation Digital

 14:00 Conference End

 

Program is tentative and may change without notice

 

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