MRO Meetings South East Asia

First International Business Convention for Aero Engines, Gas turbines & Propulsion equipment

October 20-21, 2020 | Kobe - Japan


October 20, 2020

Mr. Akira Miyakoshi

Japan's Aircraft Industry Policy

Mr. Miyakoshi will outline domestic and overseas aircraft industry trend , especially aero engines. And then he will explain Japan's policy of reinforcing aircraft suppliers.

Title : Director, Aircraft Component and Material Industries Office, Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

Bio: After joining the METI in 1993, he has been involved in the automobile industry policy and international business relations. He took the current position in 2020, and has been supporting Japanese aircraft suppliers.


Mr. Kirihara Yuichiro

Title : Partner

Bio: Yuichiro has started his career with automotive manufacturer in US, and joined Deloitte in 2005. Currently focusing on Aerospace & Defense industry and providing wide range of consulting services including business strategy, organization, process and IT transformation.

Mr. Sanketh Siddaraju

Title : Senior project leader at QuEST-Global

Bio: Sanketh is a senior project leader at QuEST-Global (Japan), a global product engineering company. In his current role, he leads a global team working on aero-engine projects for Kawasaki Heavy Industries Aerospace division, Japan. He has 11+ years of experience in aero-engine system and sub-system design, non-conformance engineering, supply chain management, reverse engineering and value engineering disciplines. He has proven experience handling gas turbine projects across Rolls-Royce, Pratt & Whitney, Generic Electric, Honeywell engine programs. He is supporting multi-department continuous improvement drive, customer workshops, cost savings and process improvement initiatives as subject matter expert (SME).

Mr. Guy Bonaud

Title : General Delegate for Safran Group

Bio: General Delegate for SAFRAN Group, involved in the Group footprint development in Japan as well as conducting the identification of industrial resources, academic and technical cooperation.
Representative Director in the Maintenance, Reparation and Overhaul sector of the aviation industry, I have successfully achieved the business development, Customer Support footprint and Industrial Transformation of the different subsidiary of SAFRAN Helicopter Engines I was assigned to, as well as leading change in the site.
Throughout the positions within the organisation, business knowledge as well as company management has been developed Extensive knowledge of the aviation industry worldwide with a focus on the Japanese market and relationship with institutions (METI-MLIT-MOD).
Representative of the French Aerospace Industries Association (GIFAS), contribution to the strengthening of France-Japan aeronautical and space industries.

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