Keynote Theatre

Curated to provide you with the knowledge, tips, tricks, and trends which are shaping the industry, our keynote speakers are hand-picked to give you a plethora of content and promises to not be missed!

Take a look at some of our incredible keynotes shaping the lineup for this year!

    • Tuesday

      Darryl Abelscroft: Speaking in the Keynote Theatre

      11.00 - 11.30

      Darryl Abelscroft
      Department for Transport

      Future of Flight: A Shared Vision Between UK Government and Industry

      Through the Future of Flight Industry Group (FFIG), Government and Industry are co-designing an action plan to realise a shared vision for the future of the UAS and AAM sectors in the UK. Darryl will set out the work here to date, the vision and outcomes the group are looking to deliver, and how you can get involved.

      Dave Stepanek: Speaking in the Keynote Theatre

      11.45 - 12.15

      Dave Stepanek
      Bristow Group

      Overcoming the Hype - Ushering AAM into an Operational Reality

      From the very beginning of aviation, successful operations require a pragmatic step-by-step process, especially when new technology is introduced. Advanced Air Mobility is truly a revolutionary new technology. Bristow will outline how we plan to introduce this revolutionary technology and intersect it with our 7 plus years of evolutionary safety management and operational experience. Additionally we will discuss how we must set the scene for the public’s expectations and acceptance.

      12.30 - 13.00

      Philipp Schartau
      McKinsey & Company

      Unlocking AAM Market Success

      What does it take for Advanced Air Mobility to become part of everyday life? Looking at technology, infrastructure and mobility ecosystems.

      Andreas Perotti: Speaking in the Keynote Theatre

      14.00 - 14.30

      Andreas Perotti

      Advanced Air Mobility - The Future of Transport

      Advanced Air is the next big thing in the mobility revolution. Drone technologies and autonomous systems for cargo and passenger transport will change how we live, work and travel in the 21st century.

      Irene Ruiz-Gabernet: Speaking in the Keynote Theatre

      14.45 - 15.15

      Irene Ruiz-Gabernet
      Airbus Military UK Ltd.

      AI Takes Flight: Exploring Aerospace''s Exciting Future

      Discover the excitement behind AI''s potential in aerospace organizations as we explore AI highlights, its thrilling possibilities, real-world use cases, the regulatory landscape, and insightful conclusions. Don''t miss this opportunity to explore the future of AI in aerospace.