CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Summit

Brisbane, Australia
4-5 Aug 2016
Wednesday 3 August 2016
08:00 Registration

Chairman's welcome
Safeskies, Executive Chairman, Doug Nancarrow


CAPA's Global Fleet Demand Outlook: Implications for Training & Safety 
CAPA - Centre for Aviation, Executive Chairman, Peter Harbison


Association of South Pacific Airlines (ASPA) Keynote Address
Secretary General, George Faktaufon

10:15 Executive Panel: Being proactive about training: How can we do it better - and why we will need to
Moderator: Safeskies, Executive Chairman, Doug Nancarrow
Panel Members:
  • Aerospace Gateway Schools, Project Manager, Jennifer Harrison
  • Airservices, General Manager - Learning Academy, Linda Spurr
  • AIS, CEO, Robert Adams
  • Aviation Australia, CEO, Bill Horrocks,
  • HFTS, Managing Director, Keith Calvert
11:00 Coffee break, exhibition & networking

CASA: The regulator's role on meeting the training goals: How we can help?
CASA, Stakeholder Engagement Group Manager, Rob Walker


Keynote: What risks and issues may need to be managed in a world of rapid growth?
Royal Aeronautical Society, President - Australian Division, John Vincent


The role of evidence-based training
University of Southern Queensland, Professor (Aviation and Logistics), Patrick Murray

13:00 Lunch, exhibition & networking
14:00 Executive Panel: Pilots - What are the training issues and how can we handle them?
Moderator: Virgin Australia, Safety Advisor, Geoff Sartori

Panel Members:
  • Virgin Australia, Head of Training and Checking, Stuart Haynes
  • Qantas, Head of Training and Checking, Matthew Gray
  • Alliance Airlines, Chief Pilot & GM Flight Operations, Rick Heaton
  • AIPA, Economic and Financial Analyst, Matthew Cumberworth
  • WAI, National President, Tammy Augostin

Executive Panel: MRO - Finding the engineers of the future and ensuring they can do the job
Moderator: Virgin Australia, Safety Advisor, Geoff Sartori

Panel Members:

  • GE, Deputy Operations Manager, Oliver Kirby
  • RAes, President (Australian Division), John Vincent
  • TAE, CEO, Andrew Sanderson
15:15 Coffee break, exhibition & networking

Safety in the Lion Group
Lion Air Group,
Safety Director, Captain Jose Fernandez


The new regime for industry training
Australian Industry Standards, CEO, Robert Adams


Executive Panel: Airports and ATM - Creating a safe operating environment in an era of unprecedented growth
Moderator: Safeskies, Executive Chairman, Doug Nancarrow

Panel Members:

  • Airservices, Northern Operations Manager - Air Navigation Services, Doug Scott
  • AAA, Policy Manager, Simon Bourke
  • Brisbane Airport Corporation, General Manager Operations, Stephen Goodwin
  • Plane Economics, Consultant, Matthew Cumberworth
17:10 Big Picture Wrap: What Have We Learned from the Day?
Executive Chairman, Doug Nancarrow
17:15 Networking drinks