General Aviation Safety: Climbing to the Next Level

Agenda - Day 1

 

Start End Tuesday, June 19
8:30 AM 9:00 AM Welcome and Opening Remarks
Deborah A.P Hersman, Chairman
Earl F. Weener, PhD, Member
NTSB Accident Statistics Presentation, Jill Demko
9:00 AM 10:15 AM Safety Priorities
Linda Connell, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Tony Fazio, General Aviation - Joint Steering Committee
Mel Cintron, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
10:15 AM 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM 12:15 PM Safety Programs
Thomas P. Turner, American Bonanza Society
Jonathan Greenway, AVEMCO Insurance
Paul Deres & James Oliphant, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA)
Michael Costa, FAA Wings Program
12:15 PM 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM 3:00 PM Role of the Flight Instructor
Doug Stewart, Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE)
Jason Blair, National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI)
James Viola, FAA
Dr. Elizabeth Bjerke, University of North Dakota (UND)
Robert Barnes, International Association of Flight Training Professionals (IAFTP)
3:00 PM 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM 5:00 PM Content, Quality, and Consistency of Pilot Training
James Viola & Tom Glista, FAA
Jackie Spanitz, Aviation Supplies & Academics (ASA)
Todd Willinger, Red Bird Simulators
Bob Wright, SAFE
Ken Byrnes, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU)

 

General Aviation Safety: Climbing to the Next Level

Agenda - Day 2

 

Start End Wednesday, June 20
08:30 AM 10:30 AM Weather-Related Decision Making
Ian M. Johnson & Steve Abelman, FAA
Bob Dreisewerd, Baron Services
Dr. John Lanicci, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU)
Dr. William Knecht, FAA Civil Aerospace Medical Institute (CAMI)
Dr. David Strahle, Independent Aviation Safety Speaker
Steve Abelman, FAA
10:30 AM 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM 12:30 PM Aircraft Maintenance and Modification
Martin Bailey, FAA
Henry G. Frautschy & Doug Macnair, Experimental Aircraft Association
(EAA)/ Vintage Aircraft Association
Joe Hawkins, Middle Tennessee State University
Dale Forton, Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA)
12:30 PM 1:45 PM Lunch
1:45 PM 3:15 PM New Aircraft Design and Certification
Earl Lawrence, FAA
Greg Bowles, General Aviation
Manufacturers Association (GAMA)
Tim Timmerman, Cirrus Aircraft
Kristine Hartzell, AOPA
Kirk Hawkins, ICON Aircraft
3:15 PM 3:45 PM Break
3:45 PM 5:15 PM Advanced Avionics and Handhelds
Jens Hennig, GAMA
Kristine Hartzell, AOPA
Dr. Stephen Casner, NASA
Ken Byrnes, ERAU
5:15 PM 5:30 PM Closing Remarks
Deborah A.P. Hersman, Chairman