Day One: Plenary Session — Tuesday February 15, 2011

Time Event
8:30 am – 8:35 am FAA Welcome – Julie Oettinger, Assistant Administrator for Aviation Policy, International Affairs, and Environment, Federal Aviation Administration
8:35 am – 9:15 am FAA Aviation Forecasts – Nan Shellabarger, Director, Aviation Policy and Plans, Federal Aviation Administration — Video, Presentations (PDF)
9:20 am – 10:10 am

Panel 1 "Where do airlines go from here – What will the future airline look like?"Video


  • Scott Laurence, Vice President, Route Planning, Jet Blue Airways Corporation
  • Edward Faberman, Executive Director, Air Carriers Association of America
  • Roger Cohen, President, Regional Airlines Association
  • Will Ris, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, American Airlines
10:15 am – 11:05 am

Panel 2 "What will the future fleet look like?"Video


  • Richard Aboulafia, Vice President, Analysis, Teal Group, Inc.
  • Jerry Allyne, Vice President of Strategic Planning and Analysis, Boeing Commercial Airlines
  • Laurent Rouaud, Chief Marketing Officer, GE Aviation
  • Philippe Poutissou, Vice President – Marketing Bombardier Commercial Aircraft
  • Alan Epstein, Vice President for Technology and Environment, Pratt and Whitney
11:05 am – 11:30 am Break
11:30 am – 12:20 pm

Panel 3 "Defining the passenger experience in the future"Video


  • Kevin Keniston, Director, Market Development, Strategy and Future Programs, Airbus
  • Adam Sacks, Managing Director, Tourism Economics
  • Paul Wiedefeld, C.M., Executive Director, Thurgood Marshall Baltimore Washington International Airport
12:20 pm – 12:50 pm

"Government Initiatives"

  • John D. Porcari, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation — Video
  • J. Randolph Babbitt, FAA Administrator — Video
12:50 pm – 2:10 pm

Keynote Luncheon Address:Video

William Ayer, Chairman, and CEO, Alaska Airlines

2:15 pm – 3:05 pm

Panel 4 "Meeting the environmental challenges of the future"Video


  • Andrew Herdman, Director General, Association of Asia Pacific Airlines
  • Billy Glover, Vice President, Aviation Strategy and Policy Integration, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
  • Betty Desrosiers, Director of Aviation Planning and Strategy, Massachusetts Port Authority
  • Ian Waitz, Dean of Engineering, Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MacVicar Faculty Fellow
3:10 pm – 4:00 pm

Panel 5 "Future of Alliances"Video


  • Hitoshi Kawahara, Vice President, International & Regulatory Affairs, All Nippon Airways, Co., Ltd.
  • Scott Resnick, Director, Airline Partnerships, JetBlue Airways Corporation
  • Charles Pappas, Vice President, Alliances, Delta Airlines
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Break
4:30 pm – 5:20 pm

Panel 6 "Business Aviation and General Aviation Outlook"Video


  • Jens Hennig, Vice President, Operations, General Aviation Manufacturers Association
  • Tom Aniello, Vice President, Marketing, Cessna Aircraft Corporation
  • Michael Scheeringa, President, Signature Flight Support
5:20 pm – 5:25 pm 1st Day Wrap up

Day Two: Concurrent Breakout Sessions — Wednesday February 16, 2011

Time Event
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


  • Robert M Emrich, Director, AMR Regional Network American Airlines/American Eagle — Presentations (PDF)
  • Joe Bertapelle, Director, Strategic Airspace Programs JetBlue Airways — Presentations (PDF)
  • William S. Swelbar, Reserach Engineer, MIT International Center for Air Transportation — Presentations (PDF)
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

General Aviation:

  • Jens Hennig, Vice President, Operations, General Aviation Manufacturers Association
  • Rolland Vincent, President, Rolland Vincent Associates, LLC — Presentations (PDF)
  • Mike Chase, President, Chase & Associates — Presentations (PDF)
  • Peg Krecker, PhD., Tetra Tech — Presentations (PDF)
  • Jennifer Storm, Director of Flight Training Initiatives, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) — Presentations (PDF)
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM


  • Gary Warren, P.E., Director of Airport Development, Minneapolis – St. Paul Metropolitan Airports Commission — Presentations (PDF)
  • Flavio Leo, Deputy Director, Aviation Planning and Strategic Projects, Massachusetts Port Authority Aviation Department — Presentations (PDF)
  • Ken R. Spirito, A.A.E., Executive Director, Newport News – Williamsburg International Airport — Presentations (PDF)
  • Randall Burdette, Director, Virginia Department of Aviation — Presentations (PDF)
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM


  • Brian Clancy, Managing Director, Logistics Capital & Strategy, LLC. — Presentations (PDF)
  • Russell Tom, Marketing – Air Cargo, Boeing Commercial Airplanes — Presentations (PDF)
  • Oliver von Tronchin, Airline Marketing Director, Airbus Americas — Presentations (PDF)