SEPT. 27, 2017
The Philippine Aerospace Industry: Opportunities and Market
Japan's Success in Canada's Largest Aerospace Cluster
Introducing Chungbuk Free Economic Zone: a Global Economic Hub
How to Build a Competitive Offer to Supply Aerospace Industry from Asia Pacific Region?
Korean Aerospace Valley (KAV) Gyeongnam
Changing Dynamics in Aerospace Engineering Support
Plenary conference program - 24 September 2019
13:00-13:05 - Chairman’s Introduction and Event Welcome
Yuichiro Kirihara, Partner
13:05-13:25 - Creating Asia's Number One Aerospace Industrial Cluster
Okada Morito, Director-General
Industry Department, Bureau of Economy and Industry, Aichi Prefectural Government
13:25-13:45 - Japan’s Aircraft Manufacturing Clusters: Promoting Collaboration Across Border
Takayuki Niikura, Director-Aircraft Component and Material
Industries Office Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
13:45-14:05 - Safran's supply chain in Japan
Guy Bonaud, Director
Safran Helicopters Japan
14:05-14:25 - Business Environment, Boeing’s Global Supply Chain and Unique Partnership with Japan
Charlie J. Ko, Senior Manager, Global Field Operations
The Boeing Company
14:25-14:45 - Airbus Procurement in East Asia: Japan Sourcing Overview
Sean Wang, Aerostructure and Equipment Procurement Manager Regional Sourcing Office China & East Asia – ACOPS
14:45-15:10 - Afternoon break
15:10-15:30 - Industry 4.0 for Aerospace Manufacturing: Beyond the Hype
Luc Scheffer, Chief of Manufacturing Technology
15:30-15:50 - Future Factory Vision for Aircraft Manufacturing and the Expectations on Suppliers
Junichi Tamura, Senior Manager
Production Strategy Department- Manufacturing Division- Aerospace Systems Company, Kawasaki Heavy Industries
15:50-16:10 - Introduction of New Technology to Production Sites: What are the Expectations of Suppliers?
Hirotaka Masuda, Director
Assembly Department-Commercial Airplanes Division- Commercial Aviation Systems, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
16:10-16:30 - Activities and Future Vision of Electrification Challenge for Aircraft (ECLAIR) Consortium
Shigeya Watanabe, Director
Next Generation Aeronautical Innovation Hub Center-Aeronautical Technology Directorate, JAXA
Workshops Program - 25 September 2019
10:45-11:15 - Aerospace Ecosystems in Morocco
Meryem Kabbadj, Business Development Associate, Aerospace Industry Division
Moroccan Investment & Export Development Agency
Presentation of Morocco's Industrial Acceleration Plan and aerospace 'ecosystems' as well as the government policy to support and build a solid and competitive aerospace industry in Morocco. The presentation will also focus on the unique partnership, launched in 2017, between The Boeing Company and the Kingdom of Morocco.
11:20-11:50 - How to Accelerate the Journey from an Idea to an Aerospace Certified Product, UAV to XWB
Ian Thomas, Chief Engineer
Novel Engineering Consultants
Japan is currently re-invigorating it's place in the civil aerospace market.
Civil Aerospace is unique in it’s challenges and pitfalls and those new to the market have fallen foul of multiple cost and schedule overruns.
The challenge of creating a flying prototype product is only the tip of the iceberg in relation to fulfilling the challenging and essential requirements of Civil Certification.
This presentation describes techniques for accelerating the development of a product from a research concept through to a certified aerospace product generating revenue. With guidance on how to avoid cost overruns along the way.
11:55-12:25 - Toulouse and Occitanie Region at the Heart of the Aerospace Valley
Charlotte Voisin, Business Development Manager – Aeronautic & Space
Invest in Toulouse
Thilo Shoenfeld, Deputy Director International Affairs