One-day conference and networking event covering the latest developments, strategies and opportunities within 

Urban Air Mobility and Electric Aviation across Europe

SPEAKERS:

AGENDA:

08:30 - Foresight Aerospace/Registration Opens

Please join us for pre conference networking, pastries and coffee

Part One - Electric Aviation and Urban Air Mobility: Outlook, Strategy and Regulation

 

09:20 - WELCOME ADDRESS:

 

Distributed Aviation Theory

 

Darrell Swanson (Moderator)

Director

Swanson Aviation Consultancy

 

09:40 - PRESENTATION:

 

Implementing Progressive Regulatory Framework to Embrace Innovation

 

Frederic Laugere

Innovation Services Lead

Civil Aviation Authority

 

10:00 - PANEL DISCUSSION:

 

Developing Policy and Strategy for Electric Aviation and Urban Air Mobility to Flourish

 

David Debney

Head of Technology - Whole Aircraft

Aerospace Technology Institute

Sameer Savani

Head of Engineering and Innovation

ADS Group

 

Daniel Mee

Senior Manager, Energy Systems Architecture

Energy Systems Catapult

Catherine Phillips

Intelligent Automation Manager

Heathrow

 

10:40 - PANEL DISCUSSION:

 

Promoting Sustainability within Aviation and Improving Transport Systems

 

Deniss Hayter

Vice President Business Development

Intelligent Energy

Andreas Kloeckner

Coordinator Electric Flight

DLR

 

Nikhil Sachdeva

Project Manager

Roland Berger

 

Andreas Hardeman

Managing Director 

Hardeman Consulting

 

11:10 - Networking and coffee break

Part Two - Envisioning, Advancing and Creating Urban Air Mobility

 

11:40 - PANEL DISCUSSION:

 

The Vision for Urban Air Mobility

 

Martin Warner

Founder

Autonomous Flight

 

Seyed Mohseni

CEO

Samad Aerospace

Dr Panos Laskaridis

Head Hybrid Electric Propulsion Group

Cranfield University

12:20 - PANEL DISCUSSION:

 

The Latest Developments, Strategies and Opportunities from eVTOL Projects

 

Mark Blackwell

Project Partner 

SkyDrive Inc.

 

Chris Varley

Principal

Bartini.Aero

 

Saurav Dutta

Principal

Connected Capital

13:00 - PRESENTATION:

 

Bringing Aviation Closer to Home: Our Shared Story of Urban AIr Mobility

 

David Rottblatt

Urban Air Traffic Management Leader

EmbraerX

 

13:20 - PANEL DISCUSSION: 

 

Establishing Frontier Traffic Management Systems and Overcoming Infrastructure Challenges

 

David Rottblatt

Urban Air Traffic Management Leader

EmbraerX

 

Dr. Luis Barbero

President and Chief Executive Officer

GATCO

 

Jenny Gardner

Director UK Innovation Hub 

Saab Technologies UK

13:50 - Networking and Lunch Break

Part Three - Electric Aviation - Conventional Aircraft

 

14:50 - PRESENTATION: 

 

Hydrogen Power within Aviation

 

Julien Renz

Project Manager

ZeroAvia

 

15:10 - PRESENTATION: 

 

E-Fan X: exploring the challenges of hybrid electric propulsion

 

Ignacio Echavarría Díaz-Guardamino

E-Fan X Hybrid Electric Propulsion System Lead Engineer

Airbus

 

15:30 - PRESENTATION: 

 

Pioneering the Redesign of Aircraft and Propulsion System Architectures

 

Neil Cloughley

Founder and MD

Faradair Air

15:50 - Break

16:20 - PRESENTATION:

 

Unlocking Regional Travel Routes with Disruptive Hybrid-Electric Versatile Aircraft

 

Benoit Senellart

Co-Founder and CEO

eenuee / LISA Airplanes

 

16:40 - PRESENTATION: 

 

The Nordic Perspective on Electric Aviation

 

Anders Forslund

Founder and CEO

Heart Aerospace

 

17:00 - PRESENTATION: 

 

Development of First Electric Race Plane

 

Richard Glassock

Research Fellow, Hybrid Propulsion systems For Aircraft

University of Nottingham

Jeff Zaltman

CEO

Air Race E

17:20 - End of Conference and Networking

Please join us for some post conference informal drinks

19:00 - End of Event

 

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Venue:

 

Farmers & Fletchers in the City

3 Cloth St

Barbican, London

EC1A 7LD