London 2021 Agenda

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0930: Opening remarks 
Alasdair Whyte, Helicopter Investor

0935: Helicopter leasing 2022
Lessons from the last 18 months
Helicopters versus fixed wing
Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Helicopter Investor
Crispin Maunder, LCI
Pat Sheedy, The Milestone Aviation Group
Olivier Piot, Nova Capital

1025: Helicopter transactions 2021-2022
What is selling and what is not?
New versus pre-owned
Who is buying?
Emmanuel Dupuy, Aero Asset

1045: What is flying and where?
Is consolidation making a difference?
Which types are winning?
Steve Robertson, Air & Sea Analytics

1105: Morning coffee 

1135: What is next for offshore
Where is the market going?
The key priority
Is more consolidation coming?
Moderator: Sébastien Moulin, The Milestone Aviation Group
Steffen Bay, NHV
Tony Cramp, Shell Aircraft
Brad Shaen, International Aviation Marketing

1225: Will the stored fleet fly again?
Fleet forecast
Moderator: Mike Stones, Helicopter Investor
Sara Dhariwal, Ascend by Cirium
Steve Hanna, Protective Packaging Corporation
Jeremy Parkin, Parapex Media

1300: Lunch  

1430: Is the industry now fully restructured? 
Is the Chapter 11 era over?
Does consolidation really solve fundamental issues?
Oliver Althoff, Seabury Corporate Finance

1520: How the intended use of an appraisal affects value
Moderator: Sharon Desfor, HeliValue$
Daniel Hall, Ascend by Cirium

1555: The Case for Consolidation in the Utility and Firefighting markets in the U.S.
Joseph  Hawke, Uniflight Global  

1615: Afternoon Tea 

1645: Oil and gas outlook 
Chris Bradshaw, Bristow Group

1705: The price is right 
A fun, but serious, look at different aircraft types
Moderator: Will Sturm, Aero Asset
Gérard Deterne, Pteron Valuations
Alastair Fallon, IBA Group

1755: Closing Remarks
Alasdair Whyte, Helicopter Investor

1800: Cocktail reception 



0930: Opening remarks 
Yuvan Kumar, Helicopter Investor 
0935: BLADE: The first listed Urban Air Mobility Company 
Melissa Tomkiel, BLADE Urban Air Mobility 

0950: The future for rotary
How will the industry look in 2030?
What will the operator environment look like?
Will electric vertical aircraft replace traditional helicopters?
Jaspal Jandu, LCI 
Régis Magnac, Airbus Helicopters 

1025: Evolving from helicopters to eVTOL 
How to choose an eVTOL
When is realistic
Will Fanshawe, Halo Aviation 

1045: Morning Coffee 

1115: Opportunities with off-shore wind 

1135: The Future of Ownership
Finding lifecycle solutions
The future of maintenance
Sustainability, fully turnkey solutions
Moderator:  Nicolas Chabée, Pratt & Whitney Canada 

12.30 Growing through a boom – lessons for electric vertical aircraft
Looking back at the helicopter leasing boom
Can you avoid bandwagons when everyone is jumping on them?
The risks with aviation – regulation, safety and why it really is different
Ed Washecka, RACE Aviation Partners 

1250: Getting to zero incidents 

1310: Lunch 

1440: The business of moving parts
How urgent organ transportation works
The way forward with drones and eVTOL
Will Heyburn, BLADE Urban Air Mobility  
Stephen Lyons, AYR Logistics Ltd  
Duncan Walker, Skyports  

1520: The future for SAR  

1540: An uplifting end
Are we seeing logic in offshore markets?
What will the next 10 years look like
Clark McGinn, Uplifting Aviation  

1600: Afternoon tea