MRO Australasia 2020


March 10-12, 2020
Brisbane, Australia,
#MROAA

Tuesday, March 10
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, March 11
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

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Wednesday, March 11
9:00 AM - 9:10 AM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 9:00 AM - 9:10 AM
Speaker
Hannah Bonnett

Events Content Director
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
9:10 AM - 9:20 AM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 9:10 AM - 9:20 AM
Speaker
The Hon.  Cameron Dick MP

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning
Queensland Government
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
9:20 AM - 9:50 AM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 9:20 AM - 9:50 AM
Attend this session for the facts and figures as we assess the future of the market. During this timely forecast, understand the critical opportunities and challenges for the Australasia region.
Speaker
Paul Burton

Managing Director of Asia Pacific
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
9:50 AM - 10:40 AM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 9:50 AM - 10:40 AM
Assessing global trends and the Australasia MRO market in context of the worldwide industry. What impact has the huge growth in Asia-Pacific had on the region and what will happen if it reaches capacity? European players are pushing into the Asia-Pacific market, what does this mean for Australia, how is...
Speakers
Marco Scheuber

National Business Development Manager – Aerospace and Aviation
Kuehne + Nagel
Moderator

Graeme Crawford

Group Executive Manager, Aviation
Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA)
Speaker

Paul Crawford

Head of Base Maintenance - Qantas Engineering
Qantas
Speaker

Martynas Grigalavicius

CEO
FL Technics Asia
Speaker

Andrew Mathewson

Managing Director
Airbus Australia
Speaker

Asta Zirlyte

CEO
Heston MRO
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
10:40 AM - 11:20 AM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 10:40 AM - 11:20 AM

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Wednesday, March 11
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
CASA is driving a number of continuing airworthiness initiatives to assure aviation safety while minimising unnecessary regulatory burden. This presentation will focus on a number of these including developing and adopting a true international standard for AMO, alignment of Australian civil and military MRO, utilising third party audit reports and...
Speaker
Chris De Luis

Head of Airworthiness Engineering,
Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA)
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Outsourcing v insourcing: Understanding the key players, where the opportunities are and the key challenges. Do we see the more complex and involved work moving offshore? Will there be an adequate and competent workforce to support additional work? What are the preferences on maintaining aircraft and what regional trends are...
Speakers
Tom De Geytere

Chief Sales Officer
AJW Group
Speaker

Tazar Marta Kurniawan

CEO
PT GMF AeroAsia
Speaker

Raymond Leung

General Manager (Commercial)
HAECO Hong Kong
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
12:20 PM - 1:10 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 12:20 PM - 1:10 PM
For the MRO industry to have a future, there is a need for properly qualified personnel with skills and competencies. How do we maintain the standards we have today and leverage existing skillsets? Hand skill capabilities: Is enough importance being given? How can a diverse engineering workforce drive more successful...
Speakers
Mike Higgins

CEO
RAAA
Moderator

Jason Burzacott

Chairman of the Cairns Aviation Skills Centre, VP MRO Australia
Hawker Pacific
Speaker

Dr Guido Carim Jr

Griffith Aviation
Griffith University
Speaker

Denise Dunn

Head of Department – Senior Schooling and Partnerships
Aviation High School
Speaker

Sandra James

Senior Manager of University Relations and STEM
Boeing Australia
Speaker

Mark Thompson

Technical Training Manager
Aviation Australia
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
1:10 PM - 2:20 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 1:10 PM - 2:20 PM

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Wednesday, March 11
2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
Learn about this new technology and attend to understand the benefits of using exoskeletons in the maintenance & repair of airplanes. How does it work and what are use cases? What factors need to be considered when implementing exoskeletons? What are common misconceptions? Hear about our journey of developing and...
Speaker
Lotte Koenig

Business Development & Sales
Exoskeletons Ottobock Industrials Australia
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
2:40 PM - 3:20 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 2:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Attend to understand and compare different challenges from airlines across the Australasia region. What new technology and innovative solutions in the market are of interest and what risk analysis needs to be conducted? Advanced technology has great benefits but doesn’t mean lower maintenance costs – how can airlines manage this...
Speakers
Lee Ann Shay

Chief Editor MRO
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Mike Harris

Manager Engineering Technology & Innovation
Jetstar Airways
Speaker

Marty Hawley

CEO
FlyPelican
Speaker

Toby Koch

General Manager, Engineering
Alliance Airlines
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
3:20 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 3:20 PM - 4:00 PM
New Technologies: Trends for the Region – Amartya De, Associate Director - Aerospace, Defense & Security, Frost & Sullivan Maintenance 4.0: The Digital Twin of Industrie 4.0 - Anant Sahay, Founder and CEO, LexX Technologies Innovative Solutions that Support Critical Decisions in Line Maintenance – Filipe Morais de Almeida, VP Marketing and Sales,...
Speakers
Amartya De

Associate Director, Aviation & Public Sector Practice
Frost & Sullivan
Speaker

Filipe Morais de Almeida

VP Marketing and Sales
TAP Maintenance & Engineering
Speaker

Anant Sahay

Founder and CEO
LexX Technologies
Speaker

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Wednesday, March 11
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

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Wednesday, March 11
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
This feature of our events provides an opportunity for both airlines and suppliers to meet face to face in focused 10-minute sessions. Airlines are invited to take their seat and save time and effort by having a series of introductions with existing or prospective business partners who can help them...

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Wednesday, March 11
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Wednesday, March 11, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Thursday, March 12
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Thursday, March 12, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

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Thursday, March 12
9:00 AM - 9:05 AM
  • Thursday, March 12, 9:00 AM - 9:05 AM
Speaker
Hannah Bonnett

Events Content Director
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Thursday, March 12
9:05 AM - 9:45 AM
  • Thursday, March 12, 9:05 AM - 9:45 AM
Speaker
Ken Cannane

Executive Director
AMROBA
Speaker

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Thursday, March 12
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
  • Thursday, March 12, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Speaker
Andrew Sanderson

CEO and MD
TAE Aerospace
Speaker

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Thursday, March 12
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
  • Thursday, March 12, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

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Thursday, March 12
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Thursday, March 12, 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Why there are no strong independent MROs in Australasia, although they are present in all other global regions? Is there a success formula to develop a strong local/regional independent player? What are the challenges and obstacles that need to be overcome in building an independent MRO in Australia?
Speaker
Jonas Butautis

Supervisory Board/Board Member
Magnetic MRO/Heston MRO
Speaker

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Thursday, March 12
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, March 12, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Regionally in Australia Pacific, Airbus has adapted to specific changes and presents a case study on change in surface finishing, how this is linked to key drivers and unexpected events and how analytics is emerging as a solution for emerging industry needs.
Speakers
Geoff Blake

Senior Program Manager New Zealand, Australia Pacific
Airbus
Speaker

David Goodwin

Manager Program Delivery, New Zealand Operations, Australia Pacific
Airbus
Speaker

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Thursday, March 12
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
  • Thursday, March 12, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
With more mature operators benefitting from larger buying power, how are the small and medium size general aviation businesses faring in today’s market? How can collaboration be improved to enable support and growth for all regional players? Factors that have been affecting general aviation such as privatization of major &...
Speakers
Matt Dennington

General Manager
StandardAero Australia
Speaker

Andrew Warrender

Head of Property
Cairns Airport
Speaker

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Thursday, March 12
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
  • Thursday, March 12, 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

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Thursday, March 12
1:45 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday, March 12, 1:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Exclusively available to MRO Australasia attendees, Qantas will host a tour of their Engineering Base Maintenance facilities located at Brisbane Airport where over 600 staff carry out Heavy Maintenance on its 737 and A330 aircraft in addition to maintaining Qantas Group A320 and customer aircraft. Spaces on the tour are limited...

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