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16th-18th October 2019 | Intercontinental New York Barclay, New York, USA

Schedule




Main Stage – Day One: 17th October 2019

09:00 | Chairman introduction


09:05 | The Americas Airline Market overview

Helane Becker, Managing Director, Cowen


09:45 | Macro-Economic & Political Dynamics

Rob Morris, Global Head of Consultancy, Flight Ascend Consultancy


10:30 |


10:55 | Break


11:10 | Alternative/New equity investors

Panel:
Cole Ryba, Managing Director – Transport, Hudson Structured Capital Management


11:45 | Hot topics & Challenges looking to 2020

Including: Innovations in deal structuring. Interest rate concerns and the possible rush to borrow/refinance. What is the future of the C series now that Airbus owns them? Will it have an effect on past and future deals? 


12:10 | Airline focus: Capital Market Financing vs Bank Financing: EETC vs mortgage loan


13:00 | Lunch


14:00 | Aviation Private Placements


14:45 | Mid-life aircraft investment

Mid-Life aircraft investment, valuations and the value of engines as assets.

Panel:
Joe Hussar, VP Portfolio Marketing at Engine Lease Finance


15:30 | Manufacturer output debate

Will increases in production to more than 50 aircraft per month lead to a market where downward pressure on lease rates and values are the norm and will current in service aircraft see their residuals fall faster than anticipated?


16:10 | Airline rating panel


16:50 | Financing & Investing in aircraft & engines


17:45 | Chairman’s closing remarks


17:45 | Pre awards drinks


Airline Economics – Aviation 100 Americas Awards

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The School of Aviation Finance & Leasing

09:15 | Welcome note


09:20 | Differentiating the credit strengths of aircraft lessors

Evolution of the aircraft leasing sector and emerging credit risks and opportunities: influx of capital and its sustainability, the rise of new competitors and sponsors, new styles of investing in the sector, growth in Asia

  • Differences in operating, funding, aircraft acquisition and asset management strategies among the lessors
  • Current trends in key financial indicators
  • Risk appetite and risk management, including airline credit risk assessment, aircraft fleet risk management, lease placement/renewal management, and liquidity management

10:00 | Capital Raise & Credit & Risk Management


10:40 | Changes to the Tax Environment and its impact on Lessors & Investors


11:20 | Consolidation in the aircraft leasing market including involvement of new equity, participation of more Chinese lessors as well as joint ventures or side car joint venture as additional consolidation and growth avenues


13:00 | Lunch


14:30 | How Investors Can Use Maintenance Cash Flow Modeling to Manage and Mitigate Risk


15:30 | The Dynamics of the Engine Leasing Market


16:20 | Closing remarks




Main Stage – Day Two: Friday 18th October 2019

08:00 | Registration Open/Morning refreshments


08:55 | Opening of conference – Chairman opening remarks


09:00 | Broad Macroeconomic Outlook


09:40 | Aircraft: Makers, Flyers and Buyers


10:15 | Keynote Interview


10:50 | Break


11:05 | Keynote


11:35 | Lessor panel


12:15 |


13:00 | Lunch


14:00 | Negotiating risk: Accounting /Valuations


14:35 | Capital Markets/ABS Panel


15:15 | Lessor rating panel


15:55 | Innovative Finance Solutions & Asset Management


16:15 | Airline finance panel


16:55 | The aviation ABS and the future of aviation securitizations

Panel:  
John Mowry, Managing Director, Alton Aviation Consultancy


17:40 | Chairman closing remarks




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