Key-Note Lecturers


Clara De La Torre

Mrs Clara de la Torre, Director for Transport, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission

Title: “Chances and challenges for research in aeronautics within H2020 (FET, CleanSky 2, SC4 ‘Smart, Green and Integrated Transport’, Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions)

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Marian Lubieniecki

Dr. Marian Lubieniecki, Managing Director and Site Leader at GE Engineering Design Center (Institute of Aviation)

Title: “Design & Research Philosophy in the Environment of Global Competition

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Bruno Stoufflet

Dr. Bruno Stoufflet, Vice-President Scientific Strategic, R&D and Advanced Projects, Dassault Aviation

Title: “Challenges of business jets technological developments

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Hannes Ross

Mr. Hannes Ross, Design Advisor and Consultant for the Swiss Project Solar Impulse

Title: “Flying Around The World With Solar Power – A Success Story

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Fay Collier

Dr. Fay Collier, Associate Director for Flight Strategy, Integrated Aviation Systems Program, NASA Langley Research Center

Title: “Accelerating market introduction of emerging innovations through integrated technology demonstrations

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Bruno Sainjon

Mr. Bruno Sainjon, Chairman of Association of European Research Establishments in Aeronautics (EREA)

Title: “EREA – a major contributor to the implementation of ACARE’s SRIA

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Bruce Holmes

Dr. Bruce Holmes, Vice President and Executive Director of the Skytelligence Group, SmartSky Networks

Title: “Connected, Networked Aircraft and The Future of On-Demand Air Mobility

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Mirko Hornung
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Mirko Hornung, Bauhaus Luftfahrt e.V.

Title: “Aviation 5.0 – Challenges and Solutions for 2050”

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Christophe Hermans
Mr. Christophe Hermans, President of the Council of European Aerospace Societies (CEAS)

Title: “Aerospace Europe: strengthening collaboration & knowledge dissemination”

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Frank Anton
Dr. Frank Anton, Siemens Next47 Projects, eAircraft

Title: “Electric propulsion for aircraft”

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Alan Haigh
Mr. Alan Haigh, Head of Department – Horizon 2020 Energy and Transport, INEA Executive Agency – European Commission

Title: “”INEA’s role in implementing Aviation research in H2020: feedback from 3 years of operations”

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