4th Annual MBA Mediterranean Business Aviation, Malta

4th Annual MBA
Mediterranean Business Aviation

Connecting Business Aviation from Europe, North Africa and the Middle East
Tuesday 30th June 2015
The Palace Hotel, Sliema, Malta

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The 4th Annual MBA Summit will provide the platform for manufacturers and operators as well as any organization interested in this exciting marketplace, to explore all aspects affecting the future of this industry.  It is a unique opportunity to debate the future of business aviation, learn about the latest developments in light jets, explore the regional air taxi market, discuss different business models, learn about the regional infrastructure development, and network with leading experts in the Mediterranean.
MBA SUMMIT CHAIRMAN
Dr. Jonathan De Giovanni, Partner, Legal & International Tax, WDM International
WELCOME ADDRESS
Stanley Bugeja, President, MBAA
CONFIRMED EXPERT-SPEAKERS
– David Asker, Authorised High Court Enforcement Officer, The Sheriffs Office
– Armando Cairoli, ETS Support Facility, EUROCONTROL
– James Carroll, Director, Business Development – Western Europe, Jet Support Services
– Ian Clark, Partner, Clark Ricketts
– Dr. Antoine Cremona, Partner, GANADO Advocates
– Dr. Malcolm Falzon, Partner, Camilleri Preziosi
– Leonard Favre, Managing Director, 1BlueHorizon Group
– Dr. Joe Ghio, Partner, Fenech & Fenech Advocates
– Nick Godwin, Managing Director, Commsoft
– Andrew Hughes, Partner, Principal Business Aviation, Mango Aviation Partners
– Stephan Krainer, General Manager, Primus
– George Mangion, Senior Partner, PKF
– Roland McKay, Principal, KAYWAY AERO
– Tatjana Obrazcova, Managing Director/Partner, Business Aviation Management Services (BAMS)
– Claire Sandbrook, CEO, Shergroup
– Raghed Talih, Regional Sales Director, Middle East / Turkey / North Africa, Honeywell Aerospace
– David Velupillai, Marketing Director, Airbus Corporate Jets
AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS
– Consolidation in the regional business aviation market
– Malta ideally located to support awakening Africa’s sleeping giant
– How to achieve efficiency and reduce costs by using the right software solutions
– Maintenance programs for aircraft engines and airframes of business jets: The Mediterranean market
– Recovery without tears
– Recent improvements of the EUROCONTROL support to the aircraft operators in the framework of ETS reporting
– Caveat emptor – Pitfalls for the unwary buyer and seller
– Aircraft inspections and flight safety: How to maintain high standards and the role of aircraft registrations
– Business jet design and future tendencies
– Capital markets in aviation finance
– What happens when you don’t get paid? Solutions for the aviation industry
– EASA Part NCC and how it will influence current and future private operations
– Trends in IT systems for maintenance and CAMO in Business Aviation
– Aviation mandates – Staying compliant
– Stop! You’re under (aircraft) arrest