Updated April 27, 2017

PROGRAM 

Badge lanyards sponsored by GE Aviation; Staff travel sponsored by Delta Air Lines.

Go to Thursday, May 4     Go to Friday, May 5

WEDNESDAY, MAY 3, 2017

0830–1700 4th annual National Safety Roundtable (Breakfast served 0800–0830)
0830–1200 FSF Business Advisory Committee Meeting (Breakfast served 0800–0830)
1400–1800 Registration
1400–1800 Exhibitor Move-in
1700–1730 Day One Speakers Meeting 

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017

0730–1700 Registration
0730–0830 Exhibit Marketplace Open With Continental Breakfast
0830–0850 Welcome and Opening Remarks

  • Mr. Greg Marshall, Vice President, Global Programs, Flight Safety Foundation (FSF)
  • Mr. Ken Hylander, Chairman, Board of Governors, FSF
  • Ms. Lisa Sasse, Co-chair, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Executive Director, Business Development, VisionSafe
  • Capt. Jim Kelly, Co-chair, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Pilot/Safety Manager, Pfizer Aviation
0850–0920 Keynote Address — TEAMWORK: The Key to High Performance — 30 Minutes of Transferable Habit Patterns, Techniques, and Inspiration. Capt. Ron Mumm, Managing Director, Raven Aviation
0920–0930 Questions and Answers
0930–0945 FSF Updates. Mr. Greg Marshall, Vice President, Global Programs, FSF
0945–1000 Questions and Answers
1000–1030 Exhibit Marketplace Open With Morning Break. Sponsored by Embraer.
1030–1200 SESSION I. Chair: Ms. Lisa Sasse, Co-chair, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Executive Director, Business Development, VisionSafe
1030–1100 Upset Recovery Training for Business AviationCapt. John Cox, CEO, Safety Operating Systems; Capt. Paul ‘BJ’ Ransbury, President, Aviation Performance Solutions
1100–1125 Laser Attacks Against Aircraft: Trends and SolutionsMr. Tony Reed, President, ST Laserstrike
1125–1150 Go-Around Decision Making and Execution. Dr. Martin Smith, Founder/President, Presage Group
1150–1200 Questions and Answers; Session Wrap-up
1200–1210 Sidney Baker Memorial Scholarship AwardMr. Thomas Anthony, Member, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Director, Aviation Safety and Security Program, University of Southern California
1210–1330 Exhibit Marketplace Open With Buffet Lunch. Sponsored by Gulfstream.
1330–1500 SESSION II. Chair: Mr. Peter Agur, Member, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Chairman, The VanAllen Group
1330–1445 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Panel Discussion

  • Associate Professor Johnny Young, Program Chair, UAS, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Ms. Camille Khodadad, Partner, Hall Prangle and Schoonveld
  • Mr. Art Dawley, Member, FSF Business Advisory Committee; CEO, Wyvern Consulting
  • Mr. Harrison Wolf, Principal, Wolf UAS
1445–1500 Questions and Answers; Session Wrap-up
1500–1530 Exhibit Marketplace Open With Afternoon Break. Sponsored by AviationManuals.
1530–1645 SESSION III. Chair: Capt. Jim Kelly, Co-chair, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Pilot/Safety Manager, Pfizer Aviation.
1530–1600 Next Generation Flight Safety Systems: A Business and Corporate Aviation PerspectiveDr. Ratan Khatwa, Member, FSF International Advisory Committee; Senior Chief Engineer, Human Factors, Honeywell Aerospace
1600–1645 Challenges of Increasing Automation. Hon. Christopher Hart, Member, U.S. National Transportation Safety Board
1645–1700 Questions and Answers; Day One Wrap-up
1700–1730 Day Two Speakers Meeting
1800–1900 Networking Reception.  Sponsored by TrainingPort.net

FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2017

0730–1530 Registration
0730–0830 Exhibit Marketplace Open with Continental Breakfast
0830–1000 SESSION IV. Chair: Mr. Thomas Anthony, Member, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Director, Aviation Safety and Security Program, University of Southern California
0830–0900 Measuring Safety PerformanceMr. Sonnie Bates, Vice President and CEO, Baldwin Aviation
0900–0925 Cyber SecurityMr. John Zban, Chief Information Officer, Satcom Direct
0925–0950 Risk of Lithium Batteries: Events and Consequences. Mr. Michael Givens, Hazardous Materials Specialist, U.S. Federal Aviation Administration; Capt. John Cox, CEO, Safety Operating Systems
0950–1000 Questions and Answers; Session Wrap-up
1000–1030 Exhibit Marketplace Open With Morning Break
1030–1200 SESSION V. Chair: Dr. Daniel Mollicone, CEO and President, Pulsar Informatics
1030–1145 Fatigue Management Panel Discussion.

  • Mr. Fred Calvert, Member, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Vice President, Safety, Security, and Standards, Executive Jet Management, Inc.
  • Capt. Keith Yaddaw, Pilot, JP Morgan Chase
  • Capt. Jim Kelly, Co-chair, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Pilot/Safety Manager, Pfizer Aviation
1145–1200 Questions and Answers; Session Wrap-up
1200–1210 Business Aviation Meritorious Service Award
1210–1330 Exhibit Marketplace Open With Buffet Lunch. Sponsored by Gulfstream.
1330–1500 SESSION VI. Chair: Mr. Fred Calvert, Member, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Vice President, Safety, Security, and Standards, Executive Jet Management
1330–1400 Beyond Compliance — How Safety Culture has Changed Emergency Procedures Training. Mr. Martin Hamilton, Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, Aircare International
1400–1425 Your Executive’s Impact on Safety PerformanceMr. Peter Agur, Member, FSF Business Advisory Committee; Chairman, The VanAllen Group
1425–1450 Aviation Travel Health and Safety OutlookDr. Paulo Alves, Global Medical Director, MedAire
1450–1500 Questions and Answers; Session Wrap-up
1500–1530 Exhibit Marketplace Open with Afternoon Refreshment Break
1530–1600 Creating a Safety Video for Your Customers. Capt. Melissa Washburn, Safety Advisor, SCANA Corporation
1600–1630 Top Focus Areas of Preventing Runway ExcursionsDr. Dan Boedigheimer, Advanced Aircrew Academy
1630–1650 Questions and Answers; Session Wrap-up
1650–1700 CLOSING REMARKS
1700 BASS 2017 Concludes; Exhibitor Move-out

 

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