Agenda

Schedule at a Glance

Program of Events

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2020

 

12:30 p.m. ALIS 2019 GOLF TOURNAMENT
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. ALIS 2019 SPEAKER/SPONSOR DINNER (by invitation only)

 

 

 THURSDAY JANUARY 23, 2020

7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast

8:30 a.m. Introductions and program overview, Gary W. Allen, Esq., Co-Chair

Morning Session:
Marc Moller, Esq., Kreindler & Kreindler, LLP - Presiding Morning Sessions

8:45 – 10:30 a.m. Plenary Session: Marc Moller, Esq., Kreindler & Kreindler, LLP, (lead)

“Aircraft Certification: Getting It Right”
Mr. Chris Hart, Chair, Joint Authorities Technical Review of the B-737 MAX; Prof. Vincent Correia, Universitéy Paris Sud, Paris; Mr. Vincent Barbaud, Legal Counsel for Regulatory Affairs, AIRBUS; Mr. Jeff Shane, General Counsel at IATA Geneve

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Break/Networking Time

11:00 a.m. – Noon Plenary Session: Tim McSwain, Ann Thornton Field, Esq., Gordon, Rees, Scully, Mansukhani, LLP; Justin Green, Esq., Kreindler & Kreindler, LLP (leads)

“Insurers are From Mars, Outside Counsel are From Venus: Can This Relationship be Saved??”

12:00 – 1:30 Luncheon

Steve Dedmon, Esq., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Kathy Yodice, Esq., Yodice Associates - Presiding Afternoon Sessions

1:45 – 3:00 p.m. Plenary Session: Kathy Yodice, Esq., Yodice Associates, and Steve Dedmon, Esq., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (leads)

“Government Affairs: Growing Fleets, Filling Seats and Continuing Airport Access”
Michael McKinley, FAA Litigation (invited); Jol Silversmith, Esq., KMA Zuckert; Lauren Haertlein, General Counsel, GAMA; Dr. Ryan Wallace, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Session Deep-Dives 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.; 4:15 - 5:00
(Sessions will begin at 3:30 p.m. and will repeat again at 4:15 p.m. Attendees are able to choose two (2) deep-dive sessions to attend)

Litigation and Detection Issues: Dr. Ryan Wallace, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Jol Silversmith, Esq., KMA Zuckert

Insurance Relationships: Tim McSwain, Ann Thornton Field, Esq., Gordon, Rees, Scully, Mansukhani, LLP; Justin Green, Esq., Kreindler & Kreindler, LLP

General Aviation Issues: Kathy Yodice, Esq., Yodice Associates and Lauren Haertlein, General Counsel, GAMA

Automation & Regulation: Mia Wouters, GDS Advocaten, Brussels, Chris Hart, Prof. Vincent Correia, Universitéy Paris Sud, Paris; Mr. Vincent Barbaud, Legal Counsel for Regulatory Affairs, AIRBUS

5:00 p.m. Program adjournment

5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Reception and Static Display of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Drone Fleet

 

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2020

7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast 

8:00 a.m. Program Open and Welcome: Timothy McSwain, Co-Chair

8:15 – 9:15 a.m. Plenary Session: “Ethics: More Circumnavigating the Buildups”
Gary W. Allen, Esq., (Retired) Department of Justice

9:15 – 9:30 a.m. Break

9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Plenary Session: Mia Wouters, GDS Advocaten, Brussels (lead)

“Going Global: Winners, Losers and No-Shows”
Jeff Shane, General Counsel at IATA Geneve IATA; Prof. Vincent Correia Université Paris Sud, Paris

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Break/Networking

11:00 a.m. – Noon Plenary Session: “UAS Detection and Data Collection: the Means, the End and the Access” Steve Dedmon, Esq., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (lead); Dr. Ryan Wallace, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

12:00 – 1:30 p.m Luncheon and 2020 Cecile S. Hatfield Award Presentation

Session Deep Dives, 1:45 – 2:45 p.m.; 2:45 – 3:30 p.m.

How to Survive Taking or Defending an Expert’s Deposition - Justin Green, Esq., Kreindler & Kreindler, LLP, and Tim McSwain, (leads)

True Confessions: Mistakes I Hope I’ll Never Make Again - Ann Thornton Field,Esq., Gordon, Rees, Scully, Mansukhani, LLP (lead)

The Drone Will See You Now: Law Enforcement from Above - Steve Dedmon, Esq., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (lead); Tim Bass, Esq., Kennedy Space Center

Planning Your Career – or Not - Gary Allen, Esq., (Retired) Department of Justice (lead); Jeff Shane, Chris Hart

3:30 p.m. Closing remarks, prize drawing (must be present to win)

Adjournment