05 - 07 February, 2019 | London, UK

Meet the Speakers

2018 Speakers Included

Andy Rasor
Business Development Manager – UK & Europe
Cobham Aviation Services
Tony Duthie
Head of Market Development
Leonardo Helicopters
Ralph Mills
Paramount Advanced Technologies, PARAMOUNT GROUP
Chad Lemond
Director, International Business Development
S3 International, Inc.
Eric Mornard
Vice President, Business Segment, Airborne Weapon Systems
Lieutenant Colonel Xavier Brunette,
Commander, Helicopter X Team,
French Army

2018 Conference Chairmen

Colonel Paul Edwards (Ret)
Chief of Staff, Army Aviation
British Army
Colonel Jayson Altieri
Chief of Staff
U.S. Army National War College

2018 Speaker Faculty

Lieutenant General Michel Grintchenko
French Army Air Corps
Major General Frank Muth
Program Manager
U.S. Army
Rear Admiral Richard C Thompson
Director (Technical)
Military Aviation Authority
Brigadier General Saeed Alali
Deputy Commander
UAE Joint Aviation Command
Major General Nasir Shah
Pakistan Army Aviation
Major General Andreas Marlow
Commander, Rapid Forces Division
Air Commodore Al Smith
Capability Air Manoeuvre
Joint Helicopter Command
Major General Jorge Arturo Salgado Restrepo
Commander, 7th Division
Colombian National Army
Colonel Bernhard Martin
Deputy Chief of Staff (Plans)
German Air Force
Lieutenant Colonel William Penkman
CO 846 NAS
Royal Marines
Colonel Kevin Viljoen
Project Officer
South African Air Force
Colonel Allan H Lanceta
Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD)
Colonel Vassil Roussinov
Crisis Management and Disaster Response Centre of Excellence (CMDR COE
Colonel Hank Vanderborght
H-53 Program Manager (CH-53K, CH-53E, MH-53E)
Naval Air Systems Command
Colonel Sid Connor
12 Wing Commander
Royal Canadian Air Force
Captain Shane Craig
Naval Advisor
Royal Australian Navy
Lieutenant Colonel Antanas Matutis
Base Commander
Lithuanian AIr Force
Lieutenant Colonel Stuart Nassé
Commanding Officer, 7 Aviation Support Battalion
British Army
Lieutenant Colonel Xavier Brunette
Commander, Helicopter X Team
French Army
Commander Akachai Kerdnongmon
Commander 203 Squadron
Royal Thai Naval Aviation
Squadron Leader Roland Blankenspoor
Head of Crew Training, Defence Helicopter Command
Royal Netherlands Air Force
Major Thomas Weme
Military Doctor
Royal Norwegian Air Force
Jorge Van Hemelryck
Helicopters & Transport Aircraft Capability Manager
Dr Philip Farrell
Defence Scientist, DRDC &
Chair, NATO Human Factors and Medicine (HFM) Panel HFM-252 Research Task Group (RTG)
Professor Chris Goff