2019 Conference

2019 Conference Programme

Conference Chairs - Chris Long, Halldale and Dr. Bill Johnson, FAA

Day 1 – Thursday 27th June 2019

Opening Performance
Korean Traditional Samul nori Performance

Opening Remarks & Keynote Addresses
1) Kyung Wook Kim, Vice Minister of Transport
Welcome Speech

2) Chang-Wan Son, CEO, KAC
Welcome Speech
3) Hyunmi Choi, Edutester

Standardization of Pilot Training Program in Korea
4) Ho-sang Jang, KAC
KAC Jet Transition Course
5) Captain Ping Lee, Chief Pilot, Basic Training Section, EVA Airways
Overview of MPL

SESSION 1: MPL – Options on Training MPL-Style Skills
1) Kevin Khoo, Regional Programme Manager – Asia Pacific, CAE
CAE’s Competency Based Training Innovations – A Closer Look at MPL
2) Anna Kjær Thorsøe, Chief Theoretical Knowledge Instructor, Center Air Pilot Academy
MPL Light
3) Andrew Lucas, President & CEO, FlightPath International
MPL Integration for Airlines

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 (FAA)
Engineering Human Factors Challenges Today
2) Frank Hugger, Director Sales & Marketing, MINT Software Systems
Documentation, Analysis and Record Keeping of Competency Assessments
3) Davy Ng Tsz Kit, Po Leung Kuk Laws Foundation College
Motivational Practices for Students to Learn STEM Through Aviation

WORKSHOP 1: MPL – What is MPL?
1) Kevin Khoo, CAE
2) Anna Kjaer Thorsøe, Center Air Pilot Academy
3) Andrew Lucas, FlightPath International

SESSION 3: MPL – Training Processes
1) Captain Aric Oh
MPL – Real or Mirage?

2) Dr. Christian Popp, Chief Customer Officer, MINT Software Systems
Turning Experience into Expertise: Finding the Evidence of Professional Competencies Factors
3) Paul ‘BJ’ Ransbury, President & CEO, Aviation Performance Solutions
Upset Prevention and Recovery Training within MPL: What is Needed to Mitigate the Threat

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

Networking Reception



Day 2 – Friday 28th June 2019

SESSION 4: Helicopter Operations and Maintenance/Engineers – Safety Management Systems
1) Nick McCoy, Regional Director of Regulatory Affairs, FlightSafety International
A Complete Organizational Approach to SMS Through QMS
2) Captain Leonardo Mecca, Head of Training Operations, Asia Pacific & Malaysia, Leonardo Helicopters

The Importance of Recurrency Training in Maintenance
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

WORKSHOP 3: MPL – Training Processes
1) Captain Aric Oh
2) Dr. Christian Popp, MINT Software Systems
3) Paul ‘BJ’ Ransbury, Aviation Performance Solutions (APS)

SESSION 5: MPL – Selection/Content
1) Nikki Heath, Director & Behavioural & Performance Psychologist, Orbit Performance
Pilot Selection
2) Matan Shahak, OJT Trainer – Passenger Service Agents, Aerohandling Ltd.
Flight Simulators Combined with Online Learning for ATC/Pilot Training

3) Shigeru Fujii, Manager, Pilot Training Dept., Japan Airlines
Deep Learning AI

WORKSHOP 4: Helicopter Operations and Maintenance/ Engineers– Safety Management Systems
1) Nick McCoy, FlightSafety International
2) Captain Leonardo Mecca, Leonardo Helicopters

3) Dr. Bill Johnson, FAA

SESSION 6: Maintenance/Engineers – Non-Technical Subjects
1) Phyl Durdey, CEO, Flightline Training Services
Aircraft Maintenance Personnel: The International Challenge
2) Michael R. Truelsen, Owner, The SA Group
Gamification for Maintenance Training 

WORKSHOP 5: MPL – Selection/Content
1) Nikki Heath, Orbit Performance
2) Matan Shahak, Aerohandling Ltd.
3) Shigeru Fujii, Japan Airlines

SESSION 7: MPL – Performance
1) Captain Philip Adrian, CEO, MPS
Optimising the Use of Training Devices in MPL

2) Captain Kanit Atisuthapoch, Human Performance Committee, IFALPA
Training for the Whole Career

3) Captain Ping Lee, Chief Pilot, Basic Training Section, EVA Airways
When MacGyver Meets Harry Potter: Generation Gaps and Lessons Learnt in EVA Airways MPL Implementation

WORKSHOP 6: Maintenance/Engineers – Non-Technical Subjects
1) Phyl Durdey, Flightline Training Services
2) Michael R. Truelsen, The SA Group

Closing Remarks