2014 Event Program

NBAC 2014
27th & 28th March, 2014
Day 1 (27-3-14)
8 : 00
Registration and refreshments
9 : 00
Opening remarksSegun Demuren, Host, Nigerian Business Aviation Conference (NBAC)
9 : 05
Opening Moderator remarksAlan Peaford, Editor, African Aerospace
9 : 15
Keynote SpeechHon. Minister of Aviation, Federal Ministry of Aviation
9 : 35

Regulations for General Aviation in Nigeria – Presentation[Regulations for General Aviation in Nigeria by Engr Benedict Adeyileka (Day 1) ]:DG, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA)

9 : 50

Regulations for General Aviation in Nigeria: Panel

    • Identifying and tackling grey areas
    • Air Transport Management systems

Hon. Minister of Aviation, Federal Ministry of Aviation

MD, Nigerian Airspace Management Authority (NAMA)

DG, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA)

MD, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)

10 : 30
Morning Tea/Coffee and Networking
11 : 00
Owners Panel The Owner Perspective
11 : 30
Trade and Investment Opportunities -­ PresentationPermanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Industry Trade and Investment
12 : 00

Aircraft Finance Presentation [Aviation Finance presentation by Melanie Humphries ]

    • Aircraft finance: What makes a deal work

Melanie Humphries, Head of Aviation Corporate and Institutional Banking, Investec;

12 : 20

Aircraft Finance PanelPermanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Industry Trade and InvestmentSegun Agbaje, MD/CEO, GTBank PLC

Melanie Humphries, Head of Aviation Corporate and Institutional Banking, Investec

Mike Kahmann, MD & Group Head CIT,

13 : 00
Lunch
14 : 20

OEM Panel

    • OEM contributions to the growth of business aviation in Nigeria.

Gilles Apollis, Regional Sales Director, Dassault Aviation

Pete Buresh, Regional VP Africa, Gulfstream (Africa)

Peter Griffith , VP Europe, CIS & Africa, Embraer

Khader Mattar RVP Sales Bombardier Business Aircraft

Scott Plumb, VP, Sales, Europe Middle East and Africa, Beechcraft

15 : 00

Aircraft maintenance support -­‐ Panel

    • Maintenance services available in Nigeria

Chris Davey, Dir Customer Support EMEA, Bombardier Aerospace

Peter De Waal , MD, Execujet Nigeria

Nicolas Robinson, Senior Regional Sales manager – Product Support Sales Gulfstream

Kingsley Uwagale, Director of Strategy & Planning, Caverton Helicopters

15 : 40
Tea/Coffee and Networking
16 : 00

Presentation[2014 NBAC JSSI Presentation ]Jonathan Deutsch, Sales Director Africa, Jet Support Services Inc. (JSSI)

16 : 15

Post Acquisition Panel

    • Now you’ve bought the aircraft, then what?

Jonathan Deutsch, Sales Director Africa, Jet Support Services Inc. (JSSI)

David Dorrance, Executive Vice President ACASS

Achuzie Ezenagu, MD/CEO, Toucan Aviation Support Services

Diego Garrigues, Partner, Kennedys

Simon Richards, Executive Director-­‐ Contracts & Leasing Willis Aerospace

16 : 55
Closing Remarks
19 : 00
Gala Dinner
Day 2 (28-3-14)
9 : 00
Conference moderator Introduction and recapAlan Peaford, Editor, African Aerospace
9 : 10
Growth Opportunities in Business Aviation in Africa – Presentation
[NBAC Presentation by Rady Fahmy of AFBAA ] Rady Fahmy, Executive Director AfBAA (African Business Aviation Association)

  • How sustainable is the current growth and for how long?
  • Which countries are you excited about in Africa?
  • What are the limiting factors to the growth of the industry?
9 : 25
Growth Opportunities in Business Aviation in Nigeria – Presentation
[Growth Opportunities in Business Aviation by Capt.Nogie Meggison ]Captain Nogie Meggison, Chairman, Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON)
9 : 40

Growth Opportunities in Business Aviation – Nigeria Segun Demuren, MD/CEO EAN AviationPeter De Waal , MD, Execujet Nigeria

Rady Fahmy, Executive Director AfBAA (African Business Aviation Association)

Captain Nogie Meggison, Chairman, Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON)

Ettore Poggi, MD Execujet, Africa

Capt Dele Sasegbon, Director, General Aviation, NCAA.

10 : 10
Tea/Coffee and Networking
10 : 40

Flight Trip Support Panel [Trip Planning – a Total Solution by NAMA ]

    • Addressing local challenges

MD, Nigerian Airspace Management Authority (NAMA)

DG, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA)Capt

Capt. Edward Boyo, MD, Landover Aviation

Peter Henderson, Assistant Operations Manager, Lewis Cooper International

Wynand Meyer, Business Development Director, Africa UAS International Trip Support

11 : 20

Jet and Helicopter Support for the Nigerian oil and gas industry

    • Finance for helicopter and jet operations.
    • Manpower development
    • Incentives for investment in infrastructure

Rob Dicastri Chief Financial Officer, Atlantic Aviation Limited
Richard Evans, Aviation Manager, Shell Nigeria
Achuzie Ezenagu, MD/CEO, Toucan Aviation Support Services
Kingsley Uwagale, Director of Strategy & Planning, Caverton Helicopters

12 : 00

The Nigerian Charter Market

    • Running a successful Charter operation in Nigeria.
    • Is the market saturated?

Wynton Faure, Vice President, Sales, Vistajet

Capt Dan Omale, CEO, Prime Air

Ayo Oyewole, CEO, Triton Aviation

Capt Dele Sasegbon, Director, General Aviation, NCAA

Alhaji Kashim Shettima, Chairman, Barbedos Group

13 : 30
Closing RemarksHost, Nigerian Business Aviation Conference (NBAC)