The 2024 Conference Programme will not be ready until early 2024 but you can see below the 2023 programme highlights. If you would like to submit a paper for next year or participate in the event in some way please complete this enquiry form.

Session 1 – Digitisation: Can MRO IT Go Truly Paperless?

Chair: Phil Bathurst, Aspire MRO

True Paperless Coverage of Processes – Christian Steiner, Solution Architect, Scandinavian Airlines (SAS)

M&E Software – A True Paperless Future – Carlos Bianchi, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Seabury Solutions

The Hidden Costs of Paper: How Are They Crippling Modern Operations? – Soufiane Lotfi, Sales Account Executive, EMEA, iBASEt

Maintenance IT Modernization – Yann Cambier, Director – Airlines & MRO, ICF

Session 2 – AI, Machine Learning, Data and Blockchain Considerations in Digitisation

Chair: Paul Boyd, Conduce Group Ltd

How a Digital Tech-Ops Ecosystem Creates Value for Customers and Partners – Nikolaus Körner, Senior Director Strategy & Finance, Digital Fleet Services, Lufthansa Technik AG

Powering Aviation’s Digital Transformation through NextGen Solutions – Monica Badra, Co-Founder & CEO, Neo NextGen

Machines of Loving Grace: The Cultural Challenges of Accepting Our Robotic Overlords – Paul Saunders, Solutions Director, Vistair Systems

Session 4 – Technology & Innovation in MRO iT

Chair: Anna von Groote, EUROCAE 

Driving Value with Applied Technology: 4 Technologies Available Today that can be Applied in Practical Ways to drive Value and Efficiency Now – Robert Mather, Vice President, Aerospace and Defense Industries, IFS

Precision 3D Measurements: As Simple as Taking a Photo – Erik Klaas, CTO, 8tree GmbH

Chaos to Culture – A CTOs Flight Path – Sudarsan Lakshmikumar, CTO, KeepFlying Pte Ltd

More With Less: How can MROs Leverage IT to Thrive in this New Normal – Thorsten Glückselig, Director of Sales EMEA, Ramco Systems

Session 5 – Capacity Building and Workforce Planning

Chair: Nick Godwin, NSG Aero

Do More With Less – Hugh Revie, VP of Sales EMEA, EmpowerMX

Sustainability and Digitalization in the Aviation Operations Ecosystem – Matthew Emery MRAeS, Digital Product Manager, Honeywell and Justin Schassler, Digital System Architect, Honeywell

Targeting Staff Shortages in MRO through Technology: How Digitization Improves Your Workforce Efficiency – Swen Franken, Head of Air Cargo and Line Maintenance, Inform GmbH

Session 6 – Joint Panel Discussion with Flight Ops iT: Full ERP Single Solution vs Integrated Best of Breeds

Moderator: Nick Godwin, NSG Aero

Joint Panel Discussion with Flight Ops iT: Full ERP Single Solution vs Integrated Best of Breeds