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    All activities take place at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong unless otherwise specified.

    Tuesday, 9 May 

    15:00 - 19:30 Registration Open
    Grand Ballroom Foyer
    Sponsored by SMBC Aviation Capital

    15:00 -17:00

    16:30 - 17:30

    Appraisers 101
    The Drawing Room

    ISTAT NewGen Event
    Grand Hyatt Steakhouse Bar
    Sponsored by KPMG

    17:30 - 19:30 Opening Reception
    Poolside
    Sponsored by Boeing


    Wednesday, 10 May

    8:00 - 17:30 Registration Open
    Grand Ballroom Foyer
    Sponsored by SMBC Aviation Capital
    8:30 - 9:00 Welcome Coffee
    Grand Ballroom Foyer
    Sponsored by Shanghai HaoTong Aviation Engineering Co., Ltd.
    9:00 - 17:00 The Deal Zone Open
    The Poolhouse
    Sponsored by Apollo Aviation Group
    9:00 - 9:15 Opening Remarks
     Speaker:
    • The Honourable C Y Leung
      Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    9:15 - 9:30 Welcome Remarks
    Speakers:
    • Douglas W. Runte
      President of ISTAT and Managing Director & Head of Aviation Research
      Deutsche Bank
    • David Swan 
      Chief Operating Officer 
      SMBC Aviation Capital
      9:30 - 10:00 Using Economics to Predict Aviation Developments in Uncertain Times

      Speaker:

      • Adam Pilarski, Ph.D.
        Senior Vice President
        AVITAS, Inc.
        10:00 - 11:00 Aircraft Financing In A Post Basel IV World
        Moderator:
        • Will Gramolt
          Chief Financial Officer
          CDB Aviation
        Speakers:
        • Cristina Chang
          Managing Director
          Citigroup Global Markets Asia Limited
        • Laurent Delvart
          Managing Director, Head of Asian Aviation
          Credit Agricole CIB
        • Nick Fletcher
          Executive Vice President
          Commonwealth Bank Of Australia
        • Shin Watanabe
          General Manager, Global Aircraft Finance Department
          Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
        11:00 - 11:30 Morning Break
        Grand Ballroom Foyer
        Sponsored by Airbus, Apple Aviation Ltd., ATR, AWAS, Bombardier, CFM International, Embraer, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Novus Aviation Capital
        11:30 - 12:15 Airline Panel
        Moderator:
        • Foster S. Arata
          Vice President & Senior Managing Director, Asia
          Boeing Capital, China, Asia Pacific & India

        Speakers:

        • Jun Hwan Kim
          General Manager, Finance Department
          Korean Air
        • Kiran Koteshwar
          Chief Financial Officer
          SpiceJet
        • Ted North
          Managing Director, Corporate Finance
          United Airlines
        • Narongchai Wongthanavimok
          Chief Financial Officer
          Thai Airways
            12:15 - 13:30 Lunch
            The Lounge - Mezzanine Level, Grissini, Grand Hyatt Steakhouse
            Sponsored by Accipiter
            13:30 - 14:30 Regional Aircraft Panel
            Moderator:
            • Rod J. Sheridan
              Vice Chairman
              Nordic Aviation Capital 

            Speakers:

            • Greg Alberts
              Senior Vice President,
              Global Leasing & Asset Management
              Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation 
            • Colin Bole
              Senior Vice President, Commercial
              Bombardier
            • Jerome Gabory
              Head of Leasing Markets
              ATR
            • Adam Young
              Marketing Director, Asia Pacific
              Embraer Commercial Aviation
            14:30 - 15:30 Japanese Investor Panel
            Moderator:
            • Michael Weiss
              Head of Aircraft Trading
              SMBC Aviation Capital

            Speakers:

            • Mitsuru Koguchi
              General Manager, Structured Finance Department
              Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Ltd.
            • Takamasa Marito
              Joint General Manager
              Tokyo Century Corporation
            • Fintan Smyth
              Senior Executive Director
              FPG Asset & Investment Management Asia Pte. Ltd.
            • Kinichi Yuki
              Director, International Corporates, Corporate and Institutional Banking
              Standard Chartered Bank Tokyo 
              15:30 - 16:00 Afternoon Break
              Grand Ballroom Foyer
              Sponsored by Airbus, Apple Aviation Ltd., ATR, AWAS, Bombardier, CFM International, Embraer, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Novus Aviation Capital
              16:00 - 17:15 Lessor Panel
              Moderator:
              • William Glaister
                Partner
                Clifford Chance

              Speakers:

              • Mark Jiang
                Global Head of Aviation, Managing Director
                ICBC Leasing
              • Winnie Liu
                Executive Director, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Commercial Officer
                CALC
              • James Meyler
                Chief Executive Officer
                ORIX Aviation Hong Kong &
                Deputy Chief Executive Officer
                ORIX Aviation Group
              • Simon Perkins
                Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer
                Asia Aviation Capital
              • Paul Sheridan
                Acting Chief Executive Officer & Senior Vice President, Risk and Capital Markets
                Accipiter
              17:30 - 18:15 ISTAT Women's Networking Reception in conjunction with IAWA
              Waterfall Bar
              Sponsored by KPMG
               
              18:30 - 21:30 Networking Reception &
              Live Horse Racing
              Happy Valley Race Course
              Sponsored by CDB Aviation Lease Finance

              Buses leave at 18:30 from hotel lobby. Attendees MUST take the buses to receive entry..


               21:30 Club ISTAT After Party
              Dusk Till Dawn - Wan Chai
              Sponsored by CALS

              Thursday, 11 May

              8:00 - 17:00 Registration Open
              Grand Ballroom Foyer
              Sponsored by SMBC Aviation Capital
               8:30 - 9:00 Welcome Coffee
              Grand Ballroom Foyer
              Sponsored by Shanghai HaoTong Aviation Engineering Co., Ltd.
              9:00 - 17:00 The Deal Zone Open
              The Poolhouse
              Sponsored by Apollo Aviation Group
              9:30 - 9:35 Welcome Remarks
              Speaker:
              • Marilyn Gan
                Senior Vice President, Aviation Finance
                DVB Bank SE
              9:35 - 10:00 Building a Faster Future

              Speaker: 

              • Blake Scholl
                Chief Executive Officer and Founder
                Boom Supersonic 
                10:00 - 11:00 Low Cost Airline Panel
                Moderator:
                • Peter Huijbers
                  Chief Executive Officer
                  CALS

                Speakers:

                • Andrew Cowen
                  Chief Executive Officer
                  Hong Kong Express
                • Rick Howell
                  Chief Operations Advisor
                  CEBU Pacific
                • Brian Jeffery
                  Chief Financial Officer
                  Nok Air  
                • Riyaz Peermohamed
                  Chief Aircraft Acquisition & Finance Officer
                  Indigo
                     
                  11:00 - 11:30 Morning Break
                  Grand Ballroom Foyer
                  Sponsored by Airbus, Apple Aviation Ltd., ATR, AWAS, Bombardier, CFM International, Embraer, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Novus Aviation Capital
                  11:30 - 12:30 Airbus and Boeing Debate
                  Moderator:
                  • Bertrand Grabowski
                    S
                    enior Strategic Advisor
                    Dubai Aerospace Enterprise

                  Speakers:

                  • Randy Tinseth
                    Vice President of Marketing
                    Boeing Commercial Airplanes
                  • Mark Pearman-Wright
                    Head Of Leasing & Investor Marketing
                    Airbus
                  12:30 - 13:45 Lunch
                  The Lounge - Mezzanine Level, Grissini, Grand Hyatt Steakhouse
                  Sponsored by GECAS
                  13:45 - 14:15 The Land of Silk and Money Part 2
                  Speaker:
                  • Dick Forsberg
                    Head of Strategy
                    Avolon
                    14:15 - 15:15 Best Location for Lessors
                    Moderator:
                    • Wui Jin Woon
                      Head of Aviation, Asia Pacific
                      Natixis

                    Speakers:

                    • Lindy Heng
                      Head of Transport Engineering
                      Singapore Economic Development Board
                    • Johnny Lau
                      Special Advisor
                      Tianjin DFTZ
                    • Clarence Leung
                      Director
                      PwC Hong Kong 
                    • Zhewei Zhang
                      Director of China
                      IDA Ireland
                    15:15 - 15:45 Afternoon Break
                    Grand Ballroom Foyer
                    Sponsored by Airbus, Apple Aviation Ltd., ATR, AWAS, Bombardier, CFM International, Embraer, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, Novus Aviation Capital
                    15:45 - 16:30 Mid-Life Panel
                    Moderator:
                    • Simon Finn
                      Senior Vice President
                      DVB Bank SE

                    Speakers:

                    • Gerry Butler
                      Managing Director
                      Merx Aviation Finance 
                    • Tadas Goberis
                      Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
                      AviaAM Leasing
                    • Michael Howard
                      Chief Financial Officer 
                      Kahala Aviation Ltd.
                    • Otto Verhoeff
                      Managing Director
                      Castlelake (UK) LLP
                    16:30 - 17:30 Lessor CEO Panel
                    Moderator:
                    • Radha Tilton
                      Managing Director 
                      Goldman, Sachs & Co. 

                    Speakers:

                    • Peter Chang
                      President & Chief Executive Officer
                      CDB Aviation Lease Finance
                    • Barry Flannery
                      Chief Financial Officer
                      SMBC Aviation Capital
                    • Ruth Kelly
                      Chief Executive Officer
                      Goshawk
                    • Robert Martin
                      Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
                      BOC Aviation
                       17:30 - 18:30 Closing Happy Hour
                      The Pool Bar
                      Sponsored by CALC 

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