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3-4 November 2020


Tuesday 3rd November 2020 – Hong Kong time (live)

Where is the aviation sector post outbreak and where are we headed?
Rob Morris, Global Head of Consultancy, Ascend by Cirium

10:40 | Keynote
Robert Martin, CEO, BOC Aviation

11:50 | Lessor CEO Panel
Moderator: Joe O’Mara, Head of Aviation Finance & Leasing, KPMG
Panel: James Meyler, Chief Executive Officer, ORIX / Robert Korn, President, Carlyle Aviation Partners / Mike Poon, Executive Director & CEO, CALC

14:00 | Capital Markets Outlook
Moderator: Leo Burrell, Managing Director, Securitization, Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc.
Panel: Patrick Kaufer, Managing Director, Deutsche Bank / Taeho Lee, Assistant Manager – DB Financial Investment AI Solution Team 2 / Betsy Snyder, Director, Corporate Ratings, S&P Global Ratings / Peter Davis, Treasurer, BOC Aviation / Rosemary Kelley, our Senior Managing Director and Head of ABS, Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA)

15:00 | Supported Finance – ECAs and alternatives
Moderator: Mike Skinner, Chief Executive, AMS Aircraft Services Limited
Panel: Bob Morin, Managing Director, Transaction and Business Development Leader, Aircraft Finance Insurance Consortium, Marsh USA Inc / Eric Agote, Head of Unit – Airbus Unconditional Guarantee, Bpifrance / Bob Roy, Managing Director, Aircraft Financing Solutions Group, Aviation Capital Group / Christin Lodberg VP Customer Finance Airbus / Jonathan Dufeu, Credit Specialties Global Balthazar Finance Leader, Deputy Head – Political Risks, Structured Credit & Surety, Marsh JLT Specialty

16:00 | Trading and Investing in mid-life Aircraft & Engines
Moderator: Pascal Picano, Chief Marketing Officer, Carlyle Aviation Partners
Panel: Marc S. Iarchy, Director, World Star Aviation / Marjan Riggi, Senior Managing Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) / Phil Seymour, President & Head of Advisory, IBA / Martin Browne, SVP Commercial, Aergo Capital

Wednesday 4th November 2020 – Hong Kong time (live)

09:30 | The financial health of APAC airlines and the outlook for 2020/21
A senior figure looks at major players in the APAC market and assesses their financial strength going forward.
Helane Becker, Cowen Securities

10:40 | Engine Leasing & Investment Panel
Moving through the airline market crisis. Engine leasing, investment and management in 2020 and beyond.
Moderator: Joseph W. O’Brien, Chief Commercial Officer, Engine Lease Finance
Panel: Andrea LUEBKE, Managing Director, MTU Maintenance Lease Services B.V. / Roger Welaratne, Chief Commercial Officer, SMBC Aero Engine Lease. / Franklin L. Pray, Alinda Capital Partners

11:50 | Lessor financing panel
Leading lessor finance heads discuss strategy during this unprecedented time of crisis management
Moderator: James Kinsley, Partner, Maples Group
Panel: Madhu Vijay Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Aviation Capital Group / Stephen Murphy, Head of corporate finance, Goshawk / Marc S. Iarchy, Director, World Star Aviation / Bryan Billings, Managing Director & CFO Wings Capital Partners / Ted O’Byrne, Managing Director, Carlyle Aviation Partners

14:30 | Banking Panel
Leading banks layout the landscape post COVID-19 and impart their views and aims
Moderator: Jose Abramovici, Global Head of Asset Finance, Credit Agricole Corporate Investment Bank
Panel: Arnaud Fiscel, Head of Transportation, Corporate Banking Department, Bank of China (UK) Limited Bank of China Limited London Branch / Richard Finlayson, Managing Director, Asset Finance Asia, Deutsche Bank / Jean Chedeville, Head of aircraft finance, Asia Pacific, Natixis

15:40 | Global update on Cape Town (through COVID-19), GATS, Back to Service, and ESG
Moderator: Jeffrey Wool, Aviation Working Group – secretary general
Panel: Francois Collet, Head of Aircraft Investors, Airbus / David Walton, Deputy Managing Director, BOC Aviation / Daniel Da Silva, Vice President, Boeing Capital Corporation

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