MRO Meetings South East Asia

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


October 20-21, 2020 | Kobe - Japan

Conference Program

October 20, 2020

  • 08:00 – 09:00

    Morning Coffee and Registration

  • 09:00 – 09:05

    Chairman’s Welcome and Conference Commencement
    Yuichiro Kirihara, Partner, Deloitte


  • INDUSTRY FORECAST AND KEY TRENDS 

  • 09:05 – 09:25

    Geared AeroEngines and Kawasaki Gearbox 
    Takahiko Banno, Deputy Group Manager, Commercial Engine Project Group
    Aero Engine Business Division, Aerospace Systems Company, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.  

  • 09:30 – 09:50

    Aero Engine Sub-Tier Suppliers Megatrends and New Normal 
    Dr Nabil Saad, Senior Business Advisor, Inno-centre, Montreal, Canada

  • 09:50 – 10:10

    Japan's Aircraft Industry Policy
    Akira Miyakoshi, Director, Aircraft Component and Material Industries         
    Office, Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)


  • TECHNOLOGY DRIVING INNOVATION

  • 10:15 – 10:35

    Technology Solutions to the Business Challenges of Today
    Arun Srinivasan, Leading Program Management and Operations, Pratt & Whitney

  • 10:35 – 11:00

    Morning Break
    Chairperson: Yuichiro Kirihara, Partner, Deloitte

  • 11:00 – 11:20

    How is Technology Impacting the Engine Supply Chain?
    Sanketh Siddaraju, Senior Project Leader, Aerospace Gas Turbine Engine Design and Development, QuEST Global

  • 11:20 – 11:40

    Digital Advancements: Creating Challenges and Opportunities for the Aero Engine MRO Industry
    Peter Gille, Vice President and General Manager, Turbine Aero Asia


  • GREEN TECHNOLOGIES FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

  • 11:40 – 12:00

    SAFRAN: First Company to Develop A Develop A Quantified Decarbonization Scenario
    Guy Bonaud, Representative Director, SAFRAN Helicopter Engines Japan

  • 12:00 – 12:15

    Short Video on Sustainable Turbines; Energy Efficient and Fuel Flexibility to Deep Decarbonization
    Frida Björneld, Global Head of Technology & Innovation of Industrial Applications Divison, Siemens Energy

  • 12:05

    Conference close


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