SECA Conference Program

SECA Conference Program

Thursday, April 19th 2018

0830-0845  Welcome from the Halldale Group and the International Higher Education Group (IHED) Introduction

0845-0900  Opening Remarks

0900-0920  Dawn Flanagan, Implementation Support Officer, ICAO
Introducing the Global Picture, and How ICAO NGAP is Working to Address the Current Shortage of Trained Aviation Professionals

0920-0940  Randy Bratcher, Director of Operations, GoJet Airlines
A Great Time to be A Pilot – An Investment in Your Future

0940-1000  Cassandra Bosco, Director Education and Industry Relations, Women In Aviation International

1000-1230  Exhibition – a chance for attendees to network with the 70+ exhibitors featured at WATS and learn from those already in the industry. Including those in the SECA section of the WATS exhibition hall.

1245-1345 Lunch

1345-1545  Break Out Session A
A Day in the Life of an Industry Expert
Round-table discussions, featuring:
• David Fieldings, CFI- CFII, L3 Commercial Training Solutions
• D. Brend Mireles, General Manager, Operations, Pan Am International Flight Academy
• Nelson Perez, Associate Director of Admissions Outreach, L3 Commercial Training Solutions
• Captain Jason DuVernay, Executive Pilot Recruiter, GoJet Airlines
• Captain Kevin Daisey, Hawaiian Airlines
• Stephen Yeates, Co-Founder & Senior Manager Director, International Higher Education Group (IHED)
• Lynne McMullen, Director Business Development School of Aviation, Seneca College

1345-1545  Break Out Session B
Pink Hats: Opportunities in Aviation for Women – Moderated by Rovani Sigamoney, UNESCO

Panel discussions and Q&A, including speakers from ICAO, Women in Aviation International and UNESCO