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Tuesday, June 13 • 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Equipping for the Future

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Global leaders explore future plans and the comprehensive global standards necessary for successful implementation.

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Lt. Gen. Bob Durbin

COO, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA)
Lt. Gen. (USA-Ret.) Robert “Bob” Durbin is COO of the Aerospace Industries Association, the premier defense, civil aviation and space trade group. Durbin was previously Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development at Exelis Inc. In his 35-year military career, Durbin... Read More →

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David Batchelor

Head of International Affairs, SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU)
David Batchelor is Head of International Affairs at the SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU) in Brussels.  He is responsible for developing and managing the SJU’s relations with relevant stakeholders worldwide in order to articulate, explain and promote the European SESAR programme to... Read More →
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Francois Delille

Director of Global Strategy for ATM & CNS Ground Systems, Thales
Francois Delille is Director of Global Strategy for ATM and CNS Ground Systems within Thales. He has been involved in the SESAR Program, including Master Planning and Deployment activities. Francois has also been member of EUROCAE Technical Advisory Committee and was active in the... Read More →
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Dr. Christopher Hegarty

Director of CNS Engineering & Spectrum, The MITRE Corporation
Dr. Christopher Hegarty is the Director of CNS Engineering & Spectrum with The MITRE Corporation, where he has worked mainly on aviation communications, navigation and surveillance systems since 1992. Hegarty served as president of the Institute of Navigation (ION) in 2008. He is... Read More →
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Michele Merkle

Director, NAS Systems Engineering & Integration Office, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Michele is responsible for architecting the evolution of the National Airspace System (NAS) and providing systems engineering leadership in delivering the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen).  Michele has spent 30 years working on the development and evaluation of... Read More →
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Christian Schleifer-Heingärtner

Secretary General, EUROCAE
Mr. Schleifer-Heingärtner joined EUROCAE in July 2014 as Secretary General. Since than he is responsible for the operational management and development of the Association.  As former President of the Air Navigation Commission (ANC) of the International Civil Aviation Organization... Read More →

Tuesday June 13, 2017 2:15pm - 3:15pm EDT
Hyatt Regency Crystal City - Regency Ballrooms 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA, 22202