2 – 4 November 2010

Messe Frankfurt Congress Center

Frankfurt, Germany


SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS & BIOS

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DAY ONE – Tuesday, 2 November 2010

Official Opening

  Moderator: Guenther Matschnigg, Senior Vice President, SO&I, IATA
  Giovanni Bisignani, Director General, IATA  
  Luis Fonseca de Almeida, DGCA Portugal; President, ECAC  
  Juergen Raps, Captain, Member of the Lufthansa German Airlines Board; Flight Operations & Chief Pilot / COO  
  Jim Marriott, Chief Aviation Security (AVSEC) Branch, ICAO  


Welcome to Germany

  Dr. Ole Schrőder, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Federal Minister of the Interior


Keynote Address

  John S. Pistole, Administrator, US Transportation Security Administration


Master of Ceremonies:

  Ken Dunlap, Global Director of Security & Travel Facilitation, IATA


Setting the Scene – Emerging Threats in View of Recent Incidents

  Moderator: Philip Baum, Managing Director, Green Light Ltd., Editor Aviation Security International, UK
  Ben Swagerman, Sr. VP, Security Services, KLM; Chairman IATA Security Group  
 
  Haji Zack Zainal Abidin, Vice President, Group Security, Emirates Airline  
  Pascal Andrei, Director – Head of Aircraft Security, AIRBUS  
  Dr. Harold O. Demuren, Director General of Civil Aviation, Nigeria  
  Ehud Keinan, Professor of Chemistry, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, and The Scripps Research Institute, California  


Region in Focus – Europe

  Moderator: Gerry Lumsden, Executive Secretary, ECAC
  Filip Cornelis, Head of Unit – Aviation Security, Directorate General for Mobility and Transport, European Commission  
 
  Peter Jones, Head of Security, British Airways; Chairman, AEA Security Committee  
  Antonio Nogueres, Head, Agency Security Office, Directorate Civil Military ATM Coordination, Eurocontrol  



Intelligent Security Through Collaboration

  Moderator: Matthew Finn, Managing Director, AUGMENTIQ
  Georg Fongern, Executive Vice President, IFALPA  
 
  Kevin McGarr, President and CEO, CATSA  
  Brian Shelby, Director, Pyrope Solutions Ltd  
  John Valastro, Head of Risk and Resilience, Qantas  


Disruptive Passengers

  Moderator: Philip Baum, Managing Director, Green Light Ltd., Editor Aviation Security International, UK
  Ragna Emilsdottir, Consultant; Former Head of Cabin Crew, Air Atlanta Icelandic  
 
  Michael Gill, Senior Legal Counsel, IATA  
  Annette Schmidt, purser and CRM-Security trainer, Condor Airlines  
  Diana M. Stancu, Consultant, Safe and Secure Skies  
  Nico Voorbach, Captain, Chairman IFALPA Security Committee  

DAY TWO – Wednesday, 3 November 2010

Terrorism – What is it in today’s blurred geopolitical borders

  Michael Joseph Boettcher, ABC News Afghanistan Correspondent; Professor, International and Area Studies, University of Oklahoma

5 Recommendations – Talk into Action

  Nathalie Herbelles, Assistant Director, Security and Facilitation IATA

Checkpoint of the Future

  Moderator: Jim Marriott, Chief Aviation Security (AVSEC) Branch, ICAO
  Peter Andres, Vice President Corporate Security, Lufthansa  
 
  Yves Duguay, Senior Vice President, Operations, CATSA  
  Ken Dunlap, Global Director of Security & Travel Facilitation, IATA  
  Tim Figures, Head of Aviation Security Policy & Regulation Division, UK Department for Transport  
  Amir Neeman, Associate Director; Leigh Fisher  
  Eleanor Travers, Audit and Assistance Officer, ECAC  


Passenger Screening – Handling the Technology Options

  Moderator: Matthew Finn, Managing Director, AUGMENTIQ
  Cherif Rizalla, President & Chief Commercial Officer, Smiths Detection  
 
  Doron Zicher, Managing Director, I-SEC  
  Jay Hill, Chief Technical Officer, Morpho Detection  
  Ken Mann, Technical Director, Aviation Security, Rapiscan Systems  
  Patricia Krall, Business Development Manager, L- 3 Security and Detection Systems  

Passenger Data – Handling the Proliferation and Protection of it

  Moderator: Matthew Finn, Managing Director, AUGMENTIQ
  Robert Davidson, Assistant Director, Security and Facilitation Services – North America, IATA  
 
  Thomas Marten, Vice President, Government & Security, SITA  
  Nigel R. Little, Officer, Ticketing, Interline & Immigration Affairs, bmi  
       

Passenger Behavior – Handling the Subtleties, Trials and Cultural Differences

  Moderator: Philip Baum, Managing Director, Green Light Ltd., Editor Aviation Security International, UK
  Mark Everitt, General Manager, Aviation Security Service, New Zealand  
 
  Sheldon H. Jacobson Ph.D, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  
  Omer Laviv, Chief Executive Officer, Athena GS3, Israel  
  T. Umit Oytun, Operation Manager, Aviation & Maritime Security, Gozen Security Services, Istanbul, Turkey  

 DAY THREE – Thursday, 4 November 2010

In the Event of an Event – How Entertainment Industries Take Security Very Seriously

  Moderator: Rich Davis, Managing Director-Operations Security, United Airlines
  Laura Logan, Director, Security Systems and Regulatory, Air Canada  
 
  Diarmuid Smyth, Group Managing Director, Sword Event Guard UK  
  Jason Tshabalala, Group Head of Security, Airports Company South Africa  
  Larry Wansley, Director of Security, Dallas Cowboys Football Club  
  Peter Welsh, Director Global Safety & Security, Europe, Marriott Hotels International  

Cargo Security – It’s All About the Supply Chain

  Moderator: Carolina Ramírez-Taborda, Asst. Director, Secure Freight/Cargo SEC/FAL, IATA
  David Fielder, Chairman: FIATA Advisory Body Security Matters  
 
  Leon Jankowski, Vice President Global Security Affairs & Compliance DGFF & DSC, DHL Global Management GmbH  
  Jim Marriott, Chief Aviation Security (AVSEC) Branch, ICAO  
  Jan Vreeburg, Director Logistics & Industry Affairs, KLM Cargo Worldwide Operations  
  Werner Wueest, Aviation Security Consultant, Aviasecure AG