Preliminary Agenda

Please see the Preliminary Agenda for the 11th Annual Aerospace Raw Materials & Manufacturers Supply Chain Conference. Contact Joanna Speed with any questions.

 

Monday - June 7, 2021

8:00-9:00 AM
Registration - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Conway MacKenzie - Part of Riveron
Breakfast, Le Grand Trianon

9:00-9:05
Introduction and Welcome Address - The Grand Ballroom
Joanna Speed, Managing Director, A&D and SpeedNews Conferences

9:05-9:40
AERODYNAMIC ADVISORY 
Opening Address: The Post-COVID Supply Chain
Dr. Kevin Michaels, Managing Director 

9:40-10:20
AIRBUS
How Our Material and Parts Supply Chain Has Adapted to the New Normal
Oliver Dreier, Senior Vice President, Material & Parts Procurement, Chairman of the Airbus Material Board

10:20-10:50
Morning Coffee Break - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Toray

10:50-11:30
BOEING 
Business Environment and Our Material and Parts Supply Chain
Jeff Carpenter, Director, Supply Chain Category Management & Contracts - Raw Material & Standards

11:30-12:05 PM
SOLVAY COMPOSITE MATERIALS
A View From a Top-Tier Material Supplier
Marc Doyle, Executive Vice President, Business Line

12:15-1:30
Lunch, Le Grand Trianon, sponsorship available 

1:30-2:10
ENGINEERED AERO METALS
Stability and Competitive Balance Issues for Aerospace Material Suppliers in China
Mesh Feigenbaum, President & Managing Director
Lijun Du, Principal 

2:10-2:45              
CONWAY MACKENZIE - PART OF RIVERON
2021 and 2022 Aerospace Supply Chain: Expectations Following the COVID-19 Pandemic
David A. Nolletti, A&D Practice Lead

2:45-3:15
Afternoon Tea Break - The Grand Ballroom Foyer, sponsored by Toray  

3:15-3:45
Company Invited 
Aerospace Supply Chain Challenges

3:45-4:15
HEXCEL
Composite Materials for Emerging Markets: Trends and Opportunities
Dr. Robert Yancey, Director, Business Development, Americas

4:15-4:20
Refresher Break

4:20-4:50
AAK CONSULTING LLC
Industry Outlook: Powder Metals for Aerospace
Arthur A. Kracke, President 

4:50-5:45
PANEL: AEROSPACE RAW MATERIALS VIEWPOINT 
Moderated by Peter C. Zimm, Principal, Charles Edwards Management Consulting
ARGUS MEDIA - Zach Schumacher, Deputy Editor, Argus Metal Prices
CONSTELLIUM - Harry Kiskaddon, Global Vice President Sales, Aerospace
TORAY - Timothy Kirk, Vice President, Aerospace 

5:45
Wrap-up
Joanna Speed
Drawing for PacMin airplane model (must be present to win)

6:00-7:30         
Cocktail Reception - Le Grand Trianon, Wilshire Wing Mezzanine, sponsorship available 
(In conjunction with SpeedNews’ Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference)