January 29-31, 2019

Okinawa Convention Center

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January 29-31, 2019

Okinawa Convention Center

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08:00 - 09:00 Morning coffee & registration
09:00 - 09:20

Forming First MRO Cluster in Japan - Okinawa as a New MRO Hub in Asia
Mr. Mikio Keida, Deputy Director General in charge of Industrial Promotion, Department of Commerce, Industry and Labor, Okinawa Prefectural Government

09:20 - 09:40

First Step, Aviation Industrial Cluster in Okinawa
Mr. Takashi Takahashi, Senior Vice President, MRO Japan

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09:40 - 10:00

Civil Aircraft & MRO Market in Japan: Outlook and Upcoming Challenges
Mr. Kensuke Saito, Director-Aircraft Component and Material Industries Office Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

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10:00 - 10:20

Japan in the World: What Global Industry Trends Do We Need to Consider?
Mr. Hervé Alexandre, Director of Business Development, Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance

10:20 - 10:40

Morning refreshment break

10:40 - 11:00

How Will AI & Other Data-Driven Technology Shape the Future of the Aerospace Supply Chain?
Mr. Frank Bignone, Digital Transformation Leader APAC, Vice President, Airbus Japan

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11:00 - 11:20

Introduction to the Technical Development Branch of Spring Airlines
Mr. Jie Gao, Project Manager, Spring Airlines Technical Development

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11:20 - 11:40

Understanding Big Data and its Impact on MRO Industry
Mr. Terry Lim, Regional Director, Business Development – Asia, Triumph Group

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11:40 - 12:00

What is the Role of Partnerships in Ensuring the Future Success of the Airline Sector?
Mr. Peter Gille, Vice President & GM, TurbineAero Asia

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12:00 - 12:20

Certification and Resilience
Mr. Brendon Hill, Global Head of Aerospace, BSI Group

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