Plenary Conference Program - Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Kuala Lumpur International Aerospace Business Convention

Draft Conference Agenda
17 November 2020

07 :30-09 :00

Registration and morning coffee

Opening Ceremony

09 :00-09 :05

Chairman’s Welcome and Conference Commencement


Welcome Remarks
The Honourable Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, Senior Minister, Ministry of International Trade & Industry

09 :10-09:30

Promoting International Partnership and Collaboration
A representative, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Japan (METI) – TBC
A Representative, MATRADE - TBC

Manufacturing & Supply Chain: New Opportunities and Future Challenges

09 :30-09 :50

How Can the Aerospace Manufacturing Market in Malaysia Maintain Stable and Continued Growth in the Wake of Recent Industry Developments?

09 :50-10 :10

Boeing Presentation
A representative, Boeing - TBC

10 :10-10 :50

Panel Discussion: Recovering and Rebuilding Post COVID-19
Wilson Tan, Sales & Marketing Manager, RUAG
Yogesh Garg, Sales Director – Asia Pacific, de Havilland Aircraft Company
Sam Geeyes, Regional Director, South Asia, Triumph Group

10 :50-11 :10

Morning break

11 :10-11 :40

Harnessing The Winds of Change In A Post-COVID-19 World
Nizar Fahzlin, Business Development, (Aerospace and Aviation), KLIA Aeropolis

MRO Industry Analysis and Trends in SE Asia

11 :40-12 :20

Practical Demand Recovery and Implications for Airlines and MROs
Ben Baldanza, Board Director, JetBlue Airways

14 :20-14 :40

Sustainable MRO for Enterprise: Key Tools for Success

14 :40-15 :20

Panel Discussion: Challenges and Opportunities in Adopting Digitization in the MRO Industry
Panel Moderator:
Rahul Shah, Senior Vice President, Strategic Growth and Business Development, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, AAR Corp
Arun Srinivasan, Leading Programme Management and Operations, Pratt & Whitney
Upendra Singh, Maintenance Manager, Go Airlines India

15 :20-15 :40

Afternoon break

15 :40-16 :00

International MRO Development in the Malaysian Market

16 :00-16: 40

Panel Discussion: How Can Businesses Collaborate and Share Information to Cut Costs and Increase Innovation in the Market?
A representative, IATA – TBC

16 :40-17 :00

Chinese MRO Infrastructure Development
A representative, China Southern Air - TBC

17 :00

Conference close

Meet the 2018 speakers

Meet Bicky Bhangu

Bicky Bhangu
President – South East Asia, Pacific and South Korea

Meet Christian Meyer

Christian Meyer
Business Development Director

Meet Christian Meyer

Cornelis Radjawane
Vice President & GM

Meet Herve Jarry

Herve Jarry
CTO and VP Technical

Meet Ir. Dr. Mohd Shahreen Zainooreen B Madros

Ir. Dr. Mohd Shahreen Zainooreen B Madros

Meet Jean-Luc Meiffren

Jean-Luc Meiffren
Area Marketing, Sales & International Cooperation Director

Meet Jose Garza

Jose Garza
Managing Director

Meet Juergen Thevenin

Juergen Thevenin
Head of FHS Malaysia

Meet Kensuke Saito

Kensuke Saito
Director, Aircraft Component and Material Industries Office Manufacturing Industries Bureau

Meet Martynas Grigalavicius

Martynas Grigalavicius

Meet Naguib Mohd Nor


Meet Peter Gille

Peter Gille
Vice President & GM

Meet Randhill Singh

Randhill Singh
General Manager

Meet Riad Asmat

Riad Asmat
Chief Executive Officer

Meet Sam Woon

Sam Woon
Engineering Business Systems Manager

Meet Sammer Amrutkar

Sammer Amrutkar
Product Manager Asia-SmartCo

Meet Shashi Kumar

Randhill Singh
General Manager

Meet Syazwan Ahmad Rashidi

Syazwan Ahmad Rashidi
Senior Researcher

Meet Upendra Singh

Upendra Singh
Maintenance Manager

Meet Zulfikri Osman

Zulfikri Osman
Deputy Director General