Maintaining the Course for International Collaborative Success

Overhead view of airplane The FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) are again joining forces to advance aviation safety through global leadership at this year's International Aviation Safety Conference in Cleveland, Ohio, June 12-14, 2012. FAA and EASA look forward to teaming with colleagues from civil aviation authorities around the world and international companies whose products and services contribute to the safety of air travel. Continuing the tradition of previous years, this conference will provide a forum for aviation safety leaders to share ideas and initiatives on international cooperation, harmonization, and emerging safety challenges.

Bill Ayer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Alaska Airlines, has accepted our invitation to deliver the Keynote Address on the second day of the conference.

Who Should Attend

  • Government aviation standards, certification, operations, and maintenance personnel
  • Representatives from both domestic and international aviation industries and associations

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Conference Sessions

Conference Sessions
Date Session Time
Tuesday, June 12 Plenary Session A: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 12 Breakout Sessions 1 & 2: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 12 Breakout Sessions 3 & 4: 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 13 Plenary Session B: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 13 Breakout Sessions 5 & 6: 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 13 Breakout Sessions 7 & 8: 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 14 Plenary Sessions C & D: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


For more information, contact:
Diane Migliori
(202) 385-8948