AEA Europe Connect Conference

April 10-11, 2017

Hilton Amsterdam - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Schedule

Monday, April 10

7:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. AEA Registration Open
8 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Official Conference Welcome
8:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Regulatory Update – Moderated by Ric Peri, AEA V.P. Government & Industry Affairs.

The release of the performance based CS-23 (parallels and harmonizes with the FAA part 23). A discussion and update on Standard Changes, discussion and requirements of the 8.33 mandate and an update on EASA’s review and update to parts 66 and 147

Invited officials: Juan Anton, Maintenance Regulations Section Manager, EASA and Jean Pierre Arnaud, Regulations Officer - Continuing Airworthiness, EASA

Morning break sponsored by Kuerzi Avionics AG
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch
Lunch sponsored by Aspen Avionics
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Gogo Business Aviation -  Introduction to In-Flight Connectivity Course
Basic introduction to the concepts of in-flight connectivity. Designed to introduce aviation personnel to the equipment and technology of in-flight connectivity, the equipment, the capabilities and limitations of typical systems.

  • Basic concepts of In-Flight Connectivity
  • Networks overview (Iridium, INMARSAT & ATG).
  • Familiarity with the networking equipment.
  • Discuss data usage and managing passenger expectations.
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Genesys - HeliSAS autopilot system overview and troubleshooting.
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. OEM Product Information Sessions
3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
Drinks sponsored by Globalparts.aero
7:30 p.m. AEA Dinner
Dinner sponsored by L3 Aviation Products
Dinner drinks sponsored by BendixKing

Tuesday, April 11

7:45 a.m. - Noon AEA Registration Open
8 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Genesys – S-Tec autopilot systems installation and troubleshooting.
9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Morning break sponsored by Nav-Aids Ltd.
9:30 a.m. - Noon Avidyne
Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch
Lunch sponsored by Garmin
1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Garmin Aviation Training - G1000 NXi and its new features including Flight Stream 510 database concierge and the Garmin Pilot app. Plus installation configuration and troubleshooting tips for popular Garmin products.

Afternoon break sponsored by Avidyne


Last updated Thursday, February 23, 2017

Every attempt not to deviate from the above schedule will be made; however, the AEA reserves the right to make changes when necessary without notice. Please check back often to ensure you have the latest schedule.

 

Sponsors

The AEA would like to thank the following sponsors.

Interested in sponsoring? Contact Linda Adams, lindaa@aea.net or 816-347-8400

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