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 6th   AFW Aviation Development Conference


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CONFERENCE AGENDA
(latest update: September, 11, 2017)



09:00    REGISTRATION


09:30    WELCOME REMARKS 

Panagiotis Podimatas, Athens Flying Week Organizing Committee President

General Georgios Avlonitis, Honorary Chief, Hellenic Air Force General Staff


09:45    KEYNOTE ADDRESSES

Georgios Vassiliadis, Deputy Minister of Culture & Sports

Adonis Georgiadis, New Democracy Vice President

Moderator: General Georgios Avlonitis, Honorary Chief, Hellenic Air Force General Staff


SESSION 1

10.15    THE INTEROPERABILITY OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE DOCTRINE OF GREECE. HIGHLY TRAINED PERSONNEL AND POWERFUL AIR FORCE AS A GUARANTEE FOR AVOIDING EXTERNAL THREAT.

Admiral Evangelos Apostolakis HN, Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff (HNDGS)

Lieutenant General Christos Christodoulou, Chief of the Hellenic Air Force General Staff
   
Thanos Dokos, Director General, Hellenic Foundation for European & Foreign Policy.

Moderator: General Georgios Avlonitis, Honorary Chief, Hellenic Air Force General Staff





SESSION 2

11.00     THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE ΑEROSPACE AND DEFENSE GLOBAL INDUSTRY DURING THE LAST 50 YEARS
Dennys Plessas, Vice President Business Development Initiatives, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics

11.20     DEFENSE INDUSTRY AS A POLE FOR SUPPORTING AND REINFORCING AIR POWER. A VIEW IN THE FUTURE.

Gen. Zacharias Gkikas, President of the B.O.D, Hellenic Aerospace Industry

Tassos Rozolis, President, Hellenic Manufacturers of Defense Material Association (SEKPY) & Managing Director, AKMON

Xavier Branlard, VP Modernization Combat Aircraft, THALES Systemes Aeroportes

Efstathios Karayiannis, Marketing Director, IDE - INTRACOM Defense Electronics

Moderator: Paris Karvounopoulos, Journalist, Flash 96, Head of www.militaire.gr


12.00     COFFEE BREAK


SESSION 3

12.30    CIVIL AVIATION. AIR TRANSPORTATION AS A DEVELOPMENT FACTOR AND A PARAMETER FOR ECONOMIC PROGRESS. THE IMPACT ON THE “HEAVY” TOURISM INDUSTRY OF GREECE. THEMATIC TOURISM AND AIR SHOWS.

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES

George Tziallas, Secretary-General for Tourism Policy and Development, Ministry of Tourism


DISCUSSANTS

Alexandros Aravanis, Chief Operations Officer, Athens International Airport

George Vilos, Executive Director of Commercial & Business Development, Fraport Greece

Panagiotis Podimatas, Athens Flying Week Organizing Committee President


Moderator: Eleni Chrona, Journalist, ERT






13:30     SESSION 4
 
FLIGHT SAFETY

Air Force Colonel Nikolaos Zygouris, Director Flight Safety, Flight and Ground Safety Center, Hellenic Air Force

Athanasios Binis, Chairman, Air Accident Investigation & Aviation Safety Board

Odysseas Paxinos, Colonel (ΥΙ), Orthopedic Surgeon, Flying Doctor of Aviation Medicine

Aethon Narlis, Supervisor, Aerospace Applications, Hellenic Aerospace Industry

Commander Andreas Petropoulos, Hellenic Navy

Moderator: General Georgios Avlonitis, Honorary Chief, Hellenic Air Force General Staff


14:20     CLOSING REMARKS-END OF CONFERENCE

14.30    LIGHT BUFFET