MRO Latin-America 2020


January 22-23, 2020
Cartagena, Colombia,
#MROLA

Tuesday, January 21
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Tuesday, January 21, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Join us for the welcome cocktail reception and for the chance to connect with fellow attendees, speakers, and guests the night before the event!

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Wednesday, January 22
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Wednesday, January 22
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Speaker
Jacqueline Smith

Senior Conference Producer
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Wednesday, January 22
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Hear the current status and upcoming trends for the Latin American MRO market and aviation industries, including challenges and opportunities for the future in Latin America and global markets. 
Speaker
Jonathan Berger

Managing Director
Alton Aviation Consultancy
Speaker

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Wednesday, January 22
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
A distinguished panel of senior airline and MRO executives analyze the market forecast and discuss the implications for the region and their own organizations.  Panelists will dive into key regional trends, economic impacts affecting their business and bottom lines, and what’s transforming the industry as we know it.
Speakers
Carlos Eduardo Ferreira De Almeida

Business Development, Marketing & Sales Executive
GOL Aerotech
Speaker

Chris Markou

Head, Operational Cost Management
IATA
Speaker

Carlos Naufel

Technical Director
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Speaker

Nicolas Takahashi

Director, Engineering & Maintenance
Viva Air
Speaker

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Wednesday, January 22
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Wednesday, January 22
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
A lack of MRO capacity in the region is not just keeping airline managers up at night, it’s also driving maintenance costs up in what is already a highly competitive and cost driven market. What can be done to optimize the existing capacity shortage of MRO availability? How do we keep...
Speakers
Lee Ann Shay

Chief Editor MRO
Aviation Week Network
Moderator

Luis Bustillo

Senior Manager, Procurement and Contracts
Copa Airlines
Speaker

Dan Coffey

Regional Manager, Airlines and Large Fleets
StandardAero
Speaker

Jorge Jacome

Corporate SVP Maintenance and Engineering
Aeroméxico
Speaker

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Wednesday, January 22
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

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Wednesday, January 22
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
From enhanced performance and improved fuel-efficiency to game-changing maintenance technology, much has been promised when it comes to new generation aircraft. As airlines look to the operational cost advantages of these new aircraft, MRO providers will face challenges, including working with new materials and competition from OEMs. How will MROs...
Speakers
Richard Brown

Managing Director
NAVEO Consultancy
Speaker

Everton Vincente de Lima

MRO & FBO Managing Director, Embraer Service & Support, Brazil
Embraer
Speaker

Brian Kough

Senior Director, Forecasts & Aerospace Insights
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

James Lufrano

Senior Manager, Heavy Maintenance
Spirit Airlines
Speaker

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Wednesday, January 22
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Put Big Data at the heart of your business by defining a clear and comprehensive strategy to leverage data whenever and wherever possible, enhancing MRO efficiency and overall effectiveness. How going digital digital can transform your day-to-day maintenance operations and improve overall aircraft reliability.
Speakers
Richard Brown

Managing Director
NAVEO Consultancy
Moderator

Carlos Andres Alvarez

Digital Transformation Leader
Avianca
Speaker

Shawn Gregg

GM - Predictive Technology Engineering
Delta Air Lines
Speaker

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Wednesday, January 22
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Wednesday, January 22, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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Thursday, January 23
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Thursday, January 23, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

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Thursday, January 23
10:00 AM - 10:05 AM
  • Thursday, January 23, 10:00 AM - 10:05 AM
Speaker
Jacqueline Smith

Senior Conference Producer
Aviation Week Network
Speaker

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Thursday, January 23
10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Thursday, January 23, 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Speaker
José Luis Quirós

SVP, Maintenance & Engineering
Avianca Holdings SA
Keynote

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Thursday, January 23
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
  • Thursday, January 23, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Presented By: The Purdue-Colombia Network of Excellence in Aviation & Aerospace What will The Hangar of the Future look like and what will it take to prepare the NextGen technician for 2030?  How will new technology, such as 3D printing, augmented and virtual reality, and AutoID sensing technologies, be integrated into...
Speakers
Julián Mauricio Arenas

Chair Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering
Universidad de Antioquia
Speaker

Major  Julio Ernesto Rodriguez Pirateque

Director, Master's Program of Aeronautical Logistics
Postgraduate School of the Colombian Air Force
Speaker

Timothy Ropp

Clinical Associate Professor, Aeronautical Engineering Technology, Director, Aerospace and MRO Technology Innovation Center
Purdue University
Speaker

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Thursday, January 23
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Thursday, January 23, 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

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Thursday, January 23
11:45 AM - 12:10 PM
  • Thursday, January 23, 11:45 AM - 12:10 PM
Leading airlines in the region and around the world have made it a top priority to reduce operating costs with many implementing the use of DER Repairs, PMA Parts, Owner Operator Approved parts and more. This session will provide insight on cost reduction initiatives and policies on alternate sourcing by...
Speakers
Mike Garcia

President
Zulu Global
Moderator

Rafael Samudio

Senior Director, Technical Procurement & Contracts
Copa Airlines
Speaker

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Thursday, January 23
12:10 PM - 12:30 PM
  • Thursday, January 23, 12:10 PM - 12:30 PM
Speaker
Chris Markou

Head, Operational Cost Management
IATA
Speaker

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Thursday, January 23
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Thursday, January 23, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker
Adolfo Carvajal

Engineering Director
Avianca
Speaker

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Thursday, January 23
1:00 PM - 1:05 PM
  • Thursday, January 23, 1:00 PM - 1:05 PM

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Thursday, January 23
1:05 PM - 1:15 PM
  • Thursday, January 23, 1:05 PM - 1:15 PM

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Thursday, January 23
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Thursday, January 23, 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

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