2019 Conference

Conference Programme

Day 1 – Thursday 27th June 2019

0900-0915  Opening Ceremony

0915-1045  Opening Remarks & Keynote Addresses
1) MoLIT
2) KAC
3) Singapore Airlines
Introduction to MPL

1045-1130  Coffee Break

1130-1230 SESSION 1: MPL – What is MPL?
1) Captain Aric Oh, Sr. Vice President Operations, Asiana Airlines
MPL – Real or Mirage?
2) TBD, KAC
KAC Jet Transition Course
3) Anna Kjaer Thorsøe, Chief Theoretical Knowledge Instructor, Center Air Pilot Academy
MPL Light

1230-1345  Lunch

1345-1515 SESSION 2: Maintenance/Engineers – Human Factors Fundamentals
1) Dr. Bill Johnson, Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor for Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance Systems, Federal Aviation Administration
Engineering Human Factors Challenges Today
2) Frank Hugger, Director Sales & Marketing, MINT Software Systems
Documentation, Analysis and Record Keeping
3) Patrick Sävström, Founder, Virtual eTraining
Virtual Training Methods for Maintenance
4) Davy Ng Tsz Kit, Po Leung Kuk Laws Foundation College
Motivating Students in STEM Learning Through Aviation

WORKSHOP 1: MPL – What is MPL?
1) Captain Aric Oh, Asiana Airlines
2) TBD, KAC
3) Anna Kjaer Thorsøe, Center Air Pilot Academy

1515-1600  Coffee Break

1600-1730 SESSION 3: MPL – Training Processes
1) Philip Adrian, CEO, MPS
Optimising the Use of Training Devices in MPL
2) Dr. Christian Popp, Chief Customer Officer, MINT Software Systems
Documentation, Analysis and Record Keeping
3) Paul ‘BJ’ Ransbury, President & CEO, Aviation Performance Solutions
UPRT within MPL
4) Matan Shahak, OJT Trainer – Passenger Service Agents, Aerohandling Ltd.
Flight Simulators Combined with Online Learning for ATC/Pilot Training

WORKSHOP 2: Maintenance/Engineering – Human Factors Fundamentals
1) Dr. Bill Johnson, Federal Aviation Administration
2) Frank Hugger, MINT Software Systems
3) Patrick Sävström, Virtual eTraining
4) Davy Ng Tsz Kit, Po Leung Kuk Laws Foundation College

1730-1900  Networking Reception



Day 2 – Friday 28th June 2019

0900-1030  SESSION 4: Helicopter Operations and Maintenance/Engineers – Safety Management Systems
1) Leonardo Mecca, Head of Training Operations, Asia Pacific & Malaysia, Leonardo Helicopters
The Importance of Recurrent Training in Maintenance
2) Joel Flinois, Helicopter Simulation Product Line Manager, Thales
HuMans : A New Dimension to Assess Helicopter Pilot Skills
3) D. Smith, Program Manager, US DOT, Transportation Safety Institute
SMS and Human Factors
4) Nick McCoy, Regional Director, Regulatory Affairs, FlightSafety International
Training for Safety Management and Quality Management Systems

WORKSHOP 3: MPL – Training Processes
1) Philip Adrian, MPS
2) Dr. Christian Popp, MINT Software Systems
3) Paul ‘BJ’ Ransbury, Aviation Performance Solutions
4) Matan Shahak, Aerohandling Ltd.

1030-1115 Coffee Break

1115-1230 SESSION 5: MPL – Selection/Content
1) Nikki Heath, Director & Behavioural & Performance Psychologist, Orbit Performance
Pilot Selection
2) Capt. Miguel Cará, Founder, Aeromodal, Inc.
Improving TEM by Minimising Power-Distance
3) Shigeru Fujii, Manager, Pilot Training Dept., Japan Airlines
Deep Learning AI
4) TBD, CAAS
MPL Regulation in Singapore

WORKSHOP 4: Helicopter Operations and Maintenance/ Engineers– Safety Management Systems
1) Leonardo Mecca, Leonardo Helicopters
2) Joel Flinois, Thales
3) D. Smith, US DOT, Transportation Safety Institute
4) Nick McCoy, FlightSafety International

1230-1400  Lunch

1400-1515 SESSION 6: Maintenance/Engineers – Non-Technical Subjects
1) Doug Neufeldt, Manager, Safety Management Systems & Regulator Programs, United Airlines
SMS in United Maintenance
2) Søren Seindal Agner, Director, Aeroteam
Gamification for Maintenance Training
3) Dr. Bill Johnson, Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor for Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance Systems, Federal Aviation Administration
Improving the Culture of Following Procedures
4) TBD, Lufthansa
Experience of Operating EASA – Approved ATO for Maintenance

WORKSHOP 5: MPL – Selection/Content
1) Nikki Heath, Orbit Performance
2) Capt. Miguel Cará, Aeromodal, Inc.
3) Shigeru Fujii, Japan Airlines
4) TBD, CAAS

1515-1600  Coffee Break

1600-1715 SESSION 7: MPL – Performance
1) TBD, CAE
TBD
2) Captain Ping Lee, Chief Pilot, Basic Training Section, EVA Airways
EVA Airways and MPL Experience
3) Captain Kanit Atisuthapoch, IFALPA
Training for the Whole Career

WORKSHOP 6: Maintenance/Engineers – Non-Technical Subjects
1) Doug Neufeldt, United Airlines
2) Søren Seindal Agner, Aeroteam
3) Dr. Bill Johnson, Federal Aviation Administration
4) TBD, Lufthansa

1715-1730  Closing Remarks