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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
    • Ted North
      Managing Director, Corporate Finance
      United Airlines
    • Narongchai Wongthanavimok
      Chief Financial Officer
      Thai Airways
    • Senior Representative
      Hainan Airlines 
    12:15 - 13:30 Lunch
    Grand Café Upper 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
    • Arjan Meijer
      Chief Commercial Officer
      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; you may not arrive by cab.


     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 Financial 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
    Grand Café Upper 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 

    International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading

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    Tel: +1.312.321.5169 Email: istat@istat.org