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MRO Asia-Pacific 2020


September 24-26, 2020
Singapore Expo Convention and Exhibition Centre,
Singapore

Tuesday, September 22
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Session Number:  101
  • Tuesday, September 22, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All eyes are on China, as it will likely help to predict how recovery might look in the rest of the world. How are the commercial aviation and MRO markets in China recovering? What does that mean for the line maintenance, base maintenance and component sectors?  Are the developments transferable...
Speaker
Norbert Marx

CEO & General Manager
GAMECO
Speaker

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Tuesday, September 22
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM

  • Session Number:  102
  • Tuesday, September 22, 11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Aviation Week explores the outlook for MRO demand, critical market trends and their corresponding implications for airlines, OEMs, and independent MROs in the Asia Pacific region. Topics include the impact and implications of the COVID-19 crisis for stakeholders and airline restructuring.
Speaker
Paul Burton

Managing Director Asia Pacific
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Tuesday, September 22
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Tuesday, September 22, 11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
MRO Asia-Pacific Awards 2020 are designed to recognize excellence and outstanding performance in the MRO community. MROs are increasingly required to go above and beyond their normal duties to manage environmental challenges, manpower shortages and – in early 2020 – to store an unprecedented number of aircraft and eventually help...
Speaker
Paul Burton

Managing Director Asia Pacific
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Tuesday, September 22
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Join us for an examination of how the new demand environment changes long-term forecasts for fleet and MRO activity. Learn what can we expect to see from MROs in the short, medium and long-term and how has the recent crisis impacted the Asia Pacific engine community. What are the similarities...
Speaker
David Stewart

Partner
Oliver Wyman
Speaker

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Wednesday, September 23
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Session Number:  103
  • Wednesday, September 23, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Decision makers in the Asia Pacific region share what they have learned while weathering the COVID-19 crisis and how they are preparing and building for the future. Panelists discuss the impact of pandemic related operational and fleet changes on their overall maintenance strategies. From preserving liquidity to renegotiating MRO contracts...
Speakers
Lee Ann Shay

Chief Editor MRO
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Anand Bhaskar

MD & CEO
Air Works
Speaker

Andreas Meisel

Chief Executive Officer
China Aircraft Services Ltd.
Speaker

Alan Tang

General Manager, Maintenance & Engineering
Hong Kong Express
Speaker

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Wednesday, September 23
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

The financial effect of the recent crisis has been greatly felt by the engine industry. Key financial players will take a look at what outcomes the market has experienced as a result of this. What have we seen in terms of mergers & acquisitions, consolidations and bankruptcies? And what has...
Speakers
Francesco Baccarani

VP Technical
SGI Aviation
Moderator

Pandu Dewanamprio

Technical Manager - Aircraft Projects
TBM Aviation, Indonesia
Speaker

Ben Gan

Regional Marketing Executive
Rolls Royce
Speaker

Patrick Neo

Technical Consultant
Independent
Speaker

Alex Youngs

Director of Sales and Marketing Business Intelligence, Airlines & Fleets
StandardAero
Speaker

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Wednesday, September 23
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Session Number:  104
  • Wednesday, September 23, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Tracks: 
Sponsored by Boeing Big data is great, but what can you DO with it? Aviation Week brings together aircraft OEMs, airlines and MROs to discuss how data analytics tools are helping to navigate the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ll discuss everything from the immediate needs of airlines, OEMs and MROs...
Speakers
James Pozzi

European MRO Editor
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Julien Ardourel

Airbus Program Manager
Jetstar Airways
Speaker

Matthew Kammerait

Director, Digital Product Management
AAR
Speaker

Dr. Stefan Karisch

Director of Analytics
Boeing
Speaker

Arun Srinivasan

Associate Director, Strategy, Engine Health Management, Commercial Engines
Pratt & Whitney
Speaker

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Wednesday, September 23
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Session Number:  301
  • Wednesday, September 23, 2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Complimentary session! Open to all attendees of MRO Asia-Pacific Virtual! Artificial Intelligence is heralded as the third great transformational revolution to aviation since the advent of the jet engine in the 1950s and fly-by-wire systems in the 1980s. Indeed, we’re already seeing how AI is beginning to transform MRO through widespread...
Speaker
Mark Roboff

GM of Digital Transformation, Aerospace & Defense
DXC Technology
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Wednesday, September 23
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Session Number:  302
  • Wednesday, September 23, 2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
Complimentary session! Open to all attendees of MRO Asia-Pacific Virtual! Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) is an on-demand option for part availability issues or low production quantities that are too expensive for traditional manufacturing. Yet, AM has faced limited adoption with MROs because the part quality requires certification and qualification. This session...
Speaker
Will Hasting

Director of Aviation and Power Turbine Solutions
VELO3D
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Wednesday, September 23
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Throughout 2020, we have seen unprecedented MRO and overhaul cancellations and deferrals. In this panel, engine leaders review the lasting effects of this downturn, including the changes to budgets and decision making. What are the challenges ahead for the supply chain? And what can we expect to see from collaborations...
Speakers
Sean Broderick

Senior Air Transport & Safety Editor
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Jaap Beijer

President & CEO
MTU Maintenance Zhuhai
Speaker

Nur Ashikin Bt Mohammad Ariff

Head, CAMO, Engineering and Maintenance Department
Firefly Airlines
Speaker

Simon Middlebrough

CEO
Singapore Aero Engines Services (SAESL)
Speaker

Caroline Vandedrinck

SVP Sales
SR Technics
Speaker

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Wednesday, September 23
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Wednesday, September 23, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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Thursday, September 24
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Before the pandemic, there was a high shortage of Used Serviceable Materials. Now, with the early retirement of many engines, we take a look at how this has affected buy/sell strategies and what outcomes we might see in the transition to a buyers’ from a sellers’ market. What is the...
Speakers
Rahul Shah

SVP Strategic Growth, Business Development Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa
AAR Corporation
Moderator

John Brooks

Senior Manager - USM
Boeing
Speaker

Luc Morvan

Chief Representative
MTU Maintenance Lease Services, Singapore
Speaker

Ramnik Soni

Chief Operating and Financial Officer
Alaris Aerospace Systems
Speaker

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Thursday, September 24
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Session Number:  106
  • Thursday, September 24, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Air travel today looks very different from air travel in 2019… and if our panelists are to be believed, commercial aircraft cabins could soon see a radical redesign. As airlines and governments look to set new standards for passenger safety in light of the global pandemic, this session examines how...
Speakers
Lindsay Bjerregaard

Digital Editorial Producer, MRO
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Lais Port Antunes

Business Development & Contracts Manager
Embraer Asia Pacific
Speaker

Kate Schaefer

Vice President of Specialty Products & Services
Boeing
Speaker

Hean Seng TAN

Vice President, Commercial Business, Engineering & Development Centre
ST Engineering
Speaker

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Thursday, September 24
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

How have regulatory extensions and waivers affected aftermarket operations, and what challenges does the inevitable “catch-up” phase present? What opportunities have been created during the pandemic? We are now seeing remote inspections, alternative audit procedures as well as other new measures from social distancing. How has this made the oversight...
Speakers
Brett Levanto

Vice President of Operations
ARSA
Speaker

Sarah MacLeod

Executive Director
ARSA (Aeronautical Repair Station Association)
Speaker

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Thursday, September 24
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Session Number:  107
  • Thursday, September 24, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The fallout from COVID-19 and the global pandemic has been swift and far reaching for airlines and aftermarket providers worldwide. Take a closer look at the strategies independent MROs are relying on to survive and the opportunities likely to present themselves as the industry recovers. How 3rd party MROs can...
Speakers
Amrul Zeflin Anim

Accountable Manager
Sapura Technics
Speaker

Anand Bhaskar

MD & CEO
Air Works
Speaker

Jeffrey Lam

Deputy President, Aerospace
ST Engineering
Speaker

Joshua Ng

Director
Alton Aviation Consultancy
Speaker

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