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MRO Middle East 2022

Exhibition:March 2-3, 2022
Dubai, UAE
#MROME

Wednesday, March 01
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
  • Wednesday, March 01:  10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Speaker
Hannah Bonnett
Events Content Director
Aviation Week Network
Wednesday, March 01
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
  • Wednesday, March 01:  10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Engage with the key facts and figures on the in-service fleet, growth rates and projections for the region as well as global trends. What consolidation and changes to the MRO landscape can we expect in 2023/2024? How will the macro-trends observed impact the aftermarket and MRO capacity?...

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    Speaker
    Brian Kough
    Senior Director, Forecasts & Aerospace Insights
    Aviation Week Network
    Wednesday, March 01
    11:15 AM - 11:55 AM
    • Wednesday, March 01:  11:15 AM - 11:55 AM
    Join our interior experts as they explore the power of customer satisfaction. This session will assess how customer-centric technologies, trends and policies are accelerating industry growth....

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      Speaker
      Alia Al Qalam
      Manager Development Engineering
      Oman Air
      Speaker
      Christopher Wood MBE
      Director
      Flying Disabled
      Moderator
      Hitesh Patel
      CEO
      Blu3 Aero
      Speaker
      Ian Cuttilan
      Product Development Manager – Cabin/ Inflight (Product Development)
      Sri Lankan Airlines
      Speaker
      Katsunori Maki
      Director - Cabin Products and Services Planning
      All Nippon Airways (ANA)
      Wednesday, March 01
      11:55 AM - 12:10 PM
      • Wednesday, March 01:  11:55 AM - 12:10 PM
      Wednesday, March 01
      12:10 PM - 12:50 PM
      • Wednesday, March 01:  12:10 PM - 12:50 PM
      It’s all about the money. Understanding how inflation is affecting the industry: What efficiency and cost reduction strategies are in place? As prices and pressures on the market increase, how do we get a more joined-up approach? What incentives can be demonstrated to work within the MRO environment when it...

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        Speaker
        David Doherty
        Head of Sales
        Etihad Engineering
        Speaker
        Jim O’Sullivan
        VP Sales & Business Development
        HEICO
        Speaker
        Mohammad Saideh
        VP Business Development MENA, Turkey and CIS
        SR Technics
        Moderator
        Richard Brown
        Managing Director
        NAVEO Consultancy
        Wednesday, March 01
        12:50 PM - 1:35 PM
        • Wednesday, March 01:  12:50 PM - 1:35 PM
        Supply chain problems are only getting worse: How are airline and MRO business models adapting to mitigate? How forthcoming are the OEMs in helping solve these issues? How has the recovery trajectory been hampered by a broken supply chain? What technologies and capabilities may be able to transform the supply...

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          Speaker
          Husham Osman
          Head of Maintenance
          Royal Jet
          Moderator
          James Pozzi
          MRO Editor EMEA
          Aviation Week Network
          Speaker
          Shaune Du Plessis
          Director of Maintenance Operations
          Texel Air
          Speaker
          Valter Fernandes
          SVP, Base Maintenance and Overhaul, Engineering Maintenance
          Emirates
          Speaker
          Ziad al-Hazmi
          CEO
          Lufthansa Technik Middle East
          Wednesday, March 01
          1:35 PM - 1:55 PM
          • Wednesday, March 01:  1:35 PM - 1:55 PM
          Premium economy has become the most profitable real estate on the aircraft. Seats in the premium cabin occupy barely 10% more space than business and generate 33% more revenue per square foot than economy. Join the discussion to discover how you can reap financial reward from upgrading your cabin....

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            Speaker
            Naveed Khan
            Manager Aircraft Cabin Maintenance
            Emirates
            Wednesday, March 01
            1:55 PM - 2:20 PM
            • Wednesday, March 01:  1:55 PM - 2:20 PM
            Done right, IFEC gives airlines access to additional revenue streams such as adverts, retail and upgrades. Learn how you can earn back your investment from in-seat purchases....

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              Speaker
              Hassan Bakhadlq
              Manager, Inflight Entertainment Reliability Engineer
              Saudia
              Wednesday, March 01
              2:20 PM - 2:45 PM
              • Wednesday, March 01:  2:20 PM - 2:45 PM
              Speaker
              Tero Taskila
              Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
              Beond
              Wednesday, March 01
              2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
              • Wednesday, March 01:  2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
              Wednesday, March 01
              3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
              • Wednesday, March 01:  3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
              Understanding the scale of the crisis: How it is impacting operations? How can the industry showcase the entry points to new talent and students to help them understand the career path and benefits of joining the industry? What is the role of Leadership? How can you show this is a resilient industry...

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                Speaker
                Aiham Alkhatib
                Client Executive Aerospace and Defence, Middle East
                Dassault Systems
                Speaker
                Fraser Currie
                CEO
                Joramco
                Speaker
                Kashif Khalid
                Regional Director - Africa and the Middle East
                IATA
                Moderator
                Lee Ann Shay
                Executive Editor, Business Aviation & MRO
                Aviation Week Network
                Speaker
                Zekeriya Demir
                CFO
                Turkish Technic
                Wednesday, March 01
                3:45 PM - 4:30 PM
                • Wednesday, March 01:  3:45 PM - 4:30 PM
                With a shortage of labour and materials, hear from the operators and MROs on what they are focusing on in the midst of the current crisis and how will they develop new capabilities and capacities. How are operators and MROs revising and synchronising strategies and business models as they adapt?...

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                  Speaker
                  Amir Ali
                  Chief Technical Officer
                  PIA Engineering and Maintenance
                  Speaker
                  Frederic Pralus
                  VP Technical
                  Avion Express
                  Moderator
                  James Pozzi
                  MRO Editor EMEA
                  Aviation Week Network
                  Speaker
                  Kidus Melkamu
                  Managing Director ET-MRO Services
                  Ethiopian Airlines
                  Speaker
                  Raghed Al Kaasamani
                  Head of Engineering
                  Jazeera Airways
                  Thursday, March 02
                  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
                  • Thursday, March 02:  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
                  Thursday, March 02
                  10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
                  • Thursday, March 02:  10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
                  For the Aviation Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO) industry, minimizing Aircraft on Ground (AOG) events and shortening maintenance cycle times are all permanent features of the MRO landscape. As the world’s largest all-cargo airline and express company, FedEx understands these critical needs well. Listen to FedEx experts discuss emerging trends...

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                    Speaker
                    Angie Hong
                    VP Sales FedEx Trade Networks, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa
                    FedEx Logistics
                    Moderator
                    Rahul Kitson
                    Regional Manager Worldwide Sales Middle East and Africa
                    FedEx Express
                    Speaker
                    Taarek Hinedi
                    VP Operations, Middle East and Africa
                    FedEx Express
                    Speaker
                    Tim French
                    Managing Director Worldwide Sales, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa
                    FedEx Express
                    Thursday, March 02
                    10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
                    • Thursday, March 02:  10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
                    As Engine OEM supply chains strain to keep pace with ambitious production targets set by Airbus & Boeing, what is the knock on impact on the Engines aftermarket? Specifically regarding legacy powerplants. How are MROs shifting their supply chain strategies to reduce TAT? What are MRO expectations for LEAP & GTF products?...

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                      Speaker
                      Dr. Rainer Fink
                      VP of Power Plant Maintenance
                      Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries (SAEI)
                      Speaker
                      Fulya Türköz
                      Head of Sales Engine Services EMEA
                      Lufthansa Technik
                      Speaker
                      Helmut Neuper
                      General Manager of Aviation and Aero Engine MRO
                      SANAD
                      Speaker
                      Ramon Peters
                      Global Director Sales and Marketing
                      Aero Norway
                      Thursday, March 02
                      11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
                      • Thursday, March 02:  11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
                      Understanding how sustainability initiatives can fit in with the Middle East region and culture: Guaranteeing awareness and responsibility from every position within the company How might sustainability strategies affect airline decision making and their demands and criteria for suppliers? What effective actions are being taken by regional MROs to support climate change...

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                        Speaker
                        Brian Long
                        Regional MD for Middle East and North Africa
                        Boeing International
                        Speaker
                        Grégoire Desmasures
                        Head of Marketing for Retrofit/Upgrades and Airframe Services
                        Airbus
                        Moderator
                        Joost Groenenboom
                        Director
                        ICF
                        Speaker
                        Loay Al-Maddah
                        Director of Facilities
                        Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries (SAEI)
                        Thursday, March 02
                        11:45 AM - 12:20 PM
                        • Thursday, March 02:  11:45 AM - 12:20 PM
                        To be a truly sustainable aircraft, manufacturers need to assess the materials used and how to improve the lifecycle. This session will assess the weight, reusability, and cost of sustainable materials....

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                          Speaker
                          Jo Rowan
                          Associate Director for Strategy and Customer Experience Design
                          PriestmanGoode
                          Speaker
                          Katsunori Maki
                          Director - Cabin Products and Services Planning
                          All Nippon Airways (ANA)
                          Thursday, March 02
                          12:20 PM - 12:45 PM
                          • Thursday, March 02:  12:20 PM - 12:45 PM
                          This session will explore the new generation of tech-savvy passengers and identify how we can meet their expectations to help redefine the flight experience....

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                            Speaker
                            Evans Wanyonyi
                            Senior Development Engineer (Cabin and IFE)
                            Kenya Airways
                            Thursday, March 02
                            12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
                            • Thursday, March 02:  12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
                            How is digitalisation driving efficiency and cost savings? Understanding how digital is bringing flexibility and value. How is the OEM seeing regional MROs coping with digitalization and what are some of the key benefits they are acknowledging? Predictive Maintenance and leveraging data: How much value could it create for airlines?...

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                              Speaker
                              Guillaume Limouzy
                              Regional Sales Director
                              StandardAero Airlines & Fleets
                              Moderator
                              Karim Al-Sayeh
                              Principal
                              Oliver Wyman
                              Speaker
                              Klaus-Peter Leinauer
                              VP Group Commercial EMEA
                              HAECO
                              Speaker
                              Lucia Terroni
                              Head of Customer Experience
                              Air France
                              Speaker
                              Michael Schjerbeck
                              Head of IT and Digital Projects
                              Satair
                              Thursday, March 02
                              1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
                              • Thursday, March 02:  1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
                              Thursday, March 02
                              2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
                              • Thursday, March 02:  2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
                              With the delays in new aircraft manufacturing, airlines are being forced to revamp their current models to match customer expectations. This session will discover the investments you should be making to keep up with competitors....

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                                Speaker
                                Adamwork Gebregiorgis
                                Aircraft Cabin Technician
                                Emirates Engineering
                                Speaker
                                Ameha Wolkeba
                                Aircraft Cabin and IFE Maintenance Technician
                                Ethiopian Airlines
                                Speaker
                                Gaurav Arora
                                Manager – Aircraft Projects and Fleet Program
                                Flynas
                                Moderator
                                Nina Schulz
                                Managing Director
                                Independent Aircraft Modifier Alliance