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Top Speakers Announced for Aviation Electronics Europe in Munich, Germany in April 2016

Press Release: December 17, 2015

Aviation Electronics Europe, which will take place on 20th-21st April 2016 in Munich, Germany, has announced some of the leading international experts who will be speaking at the forthcoming event, focussing on key industry topics areas, including the Single European Sky and Next-Gen initiatives.

With the global market for commercial avionics equipment set to grow at an annual rate of 4.8 percent through to 2019, the industry has not been this buoyant for some time, setting the scene for some active discussions at Aviation Electronics Europe on the future policies, performances and innovations in the aviation electronics and avionics sector.

As the global economic recovery continues to strengthen, more aircraft are set to take to the skies, making it increasingly important for the management of the airspace to continue to improve safety and reliability to accommodate the greater number of aircraft.

Aviation Electronics Europe will not simply look at the latest and future for cockpit technologies, where airlines aim to deliver the most up-to-date and efficient systems for their pilots and the safety of passengers, but also updates on the Single European Skies initiative, which enters its third and final phase. Single European Sky and NextGen continue to dominate the aerospace industry, with targets of ensuring the utilisation of technology to increase traffic, improve aircraft and control communications whilst enhancing safety in an ever increasingly busy sky.

The conference programme, which has attracted many leading international industry experts to an excellent line-up of presentations, bring together the avionics and aviation electronics community to discuss and debate the latest policies, standards, best practice and technologies for developing a safer skies in an ever increasingly busy airspace.

Leading international expert speakers include:
- Gzim Ocakoglu, Policy Advisor, European Commission / DG MOVE
- Marouan Chida, CNS and Avionics Expert, SESAR JU
- Thierry Champougny, Expert Airspace Modelling, EUROCONTROL
- Christian Schleifer, Secretary General, EUROCAE
- Nicolas Warinsko, Deputy Managing Director and Director Technical and Operations, SESAR Deployment Manager
- Rick Heinrich, Director, Strategic Initiatives, Rockwell Collins
- Nicolas Marconnet, Radio Navigation System Leader, Airbus Operations SAS
- Frederic Belloir, Manager Navigation System – Systems sales and Marketing, Airbus SAS
- Thomas Maier, Senior Manager CNS/ATM, Airbus
- Frank Xiao, Certification Engineer, Aviage Systems
- Arnold Oldach, L-3 Aviation Products
- Chris McIntosh, CEO, ViaSat
- Frank Xiao, Certification Engineer, Aviage Systems
- Gregory Sikkens, Senior Product Manager, Graphics, Safety Certifiable & ARM Single Board Computers, Curtiss Wright Defence Solutions
- Luke Bolton, Advanced Technology Project Manager, GE Aviation Systems
- Mirko Jakovljevic, Director, TTTech

Further details on speakers and programme can be found at www.ae-expo.eu.

Aviation Electronics Europe is the premier platform for the international aviation electronics industry to learn, network and source new information, products and services at one unique annual event. Its leading exhibition displays some of the latest technologies and systems available on the market.

Adrian Broadbent, Event Director and owner of Aviation Electronics Europe, said, "We are delighted that so many leading international experts will be joining the conference in Munich, Germany in April to share their knowledge and experience. The conference programme being developed by the Conference Advisory Committee will ensure Aviation Electronics Europe remains the premier conference and exhibition and unique for discussions on such important topic areas in our increasingly busy skies."

For further information on Aviation Electronics Europe visit www.ae-expo.eu.

For further information contact:
Neil Walker
Marketing Director
Aviation Electronics Europe
T: +44 (0) 7725 318601
E: neilw@aerospace-media.com

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