12 - 14 November, 2019
Maritim proArte, Berlin, Germany

Meet the Speakers

Speakers


2019 Co-Chairmen


General (Ret'd) Frank Gorenc
General (Ret'd) Frank Gorenc
Former Commander
U.S. Air Forces in Europe, U.S. Air Forces Africa, NATO Allied Air Command
Lieutenant General (Ret'd) Klaus-Peter Stieglitz
Lieutenant General (Ret'd) Klaus-Peter Stieglitz
Former Commander
German Air Force

Confirmed Speakers 2019


Lieutenant General David Nahom
Lieutenant General David Nahom
Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs
US Air Force
Lieutenant General Vasyl Chernenko
Lieutenant General Vasyl Chernenko
Commander Southern Air Command
Ukrainian Air Force
Lieutenant General Rubén C. García Servert
Lieutenant General Rubén C. García Servert
Commander
NATO Combined Air Operations Centre Torrejon
Lieutenant General (Ret’d) Chris Bogdan
Lieutenant General (Ret’d) Chris Bogdan
Former PEO F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office
US Air Force
Air Marshal (Ret’d) Graham Stacey KBE CB
Air Marshal (Ret’d) Graham Stacey KBE CB
Former Chief of Staff
NATO Allied Command Transformation
Air Vice-Marshal Ian Duguid OBE
Air Vice-Marshal Ian Duguid OBE
Air Officer Commanding 11 Group
Royal Air Force HQ
Major General Jean-Pascal Breton
Major General Jean-Pascal Breton
Programme Lead FCAS
French Air Force
Major General Kevin A. Huyck
Major General Kevin A. Huyck
Directorate of Operations (ACC/A3)
US Air Combat Command
Major General Frederic Parisot
Major General Frederic Parisot
Deputy Chief of Staff, Plans and Programmes
French Air Force
Air Vice Marshal Waipote Kerngphark
Air Vice Marshal Waipote Kerngphark
Commandant, Flying Training School
Royal Thai Air Force
Major General Dato' Muhamad Norazlan bin Aris
Major General Dato' Muhamad Norazlan bin Aris
Chief of Staff Air Operation Command Headquarters
Royal Malaysian Air Force
Major General Augusto César
Major General Augusto César
Wing 5 Commander
Brazilian Air Force
Major General Mario Colaizzo
Major General Mario Colaizzo
General Director of Education
Argentine Air Force
Air Vice Marshal Tariq Zia
Air Vice Marshal Tariq Zia
Air Officer Commanding, Central Air Command
Pakistan Air Force
Major General Innocent Seleka Phatshwan
Major General Innocent Seleka Phatshwan
Air Arm Commander
Botswana Defence Force
Brigadier General Augustine S Malinit
Brigadier General Augustine S Malinit
Commander of the 580th Air Control and Warning Wing
Philippine Air Force
Brigadier General Christian Leitges
Brigadier General Christian Leitges
DCOS Plans and Policy
German Air Force
Air Commodore Dan Storr OBE MSC
Air Commodore Dan Storr OBE MSC
Head Combat Air Acquisition Programme
UK MoD
Brigadier General Rupert Stadlhofer
Brigadier General Rupert Stadlhofer
Commander Airspace Surveillance Brigade
Austrian Air Force
Brigadier General Paolo Tarantino
Brigadier General Paolo Tarantino
Commander Air Force Academy
Italian Air Force
Colonel Dainius Guzas
Colonel Dainius Guzas
Commander
Lithuanian Air Force
Colonel Nico Claessens
Colonel Nico Claessens
Chief Combat Capability
Belgian Air Component
Colonel Joerg Rauber
Colonel Joerg Rauber
Branch Chief Planning FCAS
German Ministry of Defence
Colonel Grzegorz Slusarz
Colonel Grzegorz Slusarz
Deputy Commander 2nd Tactical Air Wing
Polish Air Force
Colonel Stefano Spreafico
Colonel Stefano Spreafico
F-35 Task Force
Italian Air Force
Colonel James Yuan
Colonel James Yuan
Defence Attache
ROC Air Force
Lieutenant Colonel Ryan Riley
Lieutenant Colonel Ryan Riley
Commander 24th Detachment
US Air Force

Industry Speakers & Panelists


Bruno Fichefeux
Bruno Fichefeux
Head of Future Combat Air System (FCAS)
Airbus Defence & Space
Raffael Klaschka
Raffael Klaschka
Head of Strategic Marketing
Eurofighter
Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Ebenhoch
Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Ebenhoch
Technology Management (TETM)
MTU Aero Engines
Ernie Winston
Ernie Winston
Senior Manager Electronic Warfare Systems
Raytheon
Paolo Sanchietti
Paolo Sanchietti
Corporate Senior EW Scientist
Elettronica Group
Seamus Flatley
Seamus Flatley
Vice President, Business Development
IOMAX USA, Inc
Dr. Yu-Jiu Wang
Dr. Yu-Jiu Wang
Chairman & CEO
Tron Future Tech
Anders Sihm
Anders Sihm
Director Marketing & Sales – T&E Division
Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV)
Jonas Grönberg
Jonas Grönberg
Head of Sales and Future Products, Fighter and EW product Area
SAAB
General (Ret’d) Gary North
General (Ret’d) Gary North
Vice President Customer Requirements
Lockheed Martin
Jik Hur
Jik Hur
Research Engineer
Korea Aerospace Industries
Thomas Breckenridge
Thomas Breckenridge
VP International Sales Strike, Surveillance & Mobility
Boeing
Philippe Baldo
Philippe Baldo
Military R&T Chief Engineer
Safran
Carmine Russo
Carmine Russo
Head of Sales Engineering
Leonardo
Colonel (Ret’d) Tom Menker
Colonel (Ret’d) Tom Menker
Business Development and Government Relations Director
Air Tractor

Keynote Speakers & Panelists From 2018


Colonel General Sergii Drozdov
Colonel General Sergii Drozdov
Commander
Ukrainian Air Force
Lieutenant General Rubén C. García Servert
Lieutenant General Rubén C. García Servert
Commander
NATO Combined Air Operations Centre Torrejon
Major General Alain Pelletier
Major General Alain Pelletier
Chief of Fighter Capability
Royal Canadian Air Force
Major General Jean-Pascal Breton
Major General Jean-Pascal Breton
Programme Lead, Future Combat Air System
French Air Force
Major General Scott J Zobrist
Major General Scott J Zobrist
Commander, 9th Air Force, Air Combat Command
US Air Force
Air Vice Marshal Irfan Ahmed
Air Vice Marshal Irfan Ahmed
Airpower Centre of Excellence
Pakistan Air Force
Major General Arnaldo Silva Lima Filho
Major General Arnaldo Silva Lima Filho
Commander 3 Wing
Brazilian Air Force
Air Vice Marshal Isaka Oladayo Amao
Air Vice Marshal Isaka Oladayo Amao
Air Officer Commanding Tactical Air Command
Nigerian Air Force
Air Vice Marshal M Abul Bashar
Air Vice Marshal M Abul Bashar
Assistant Chief of Air Staff (Administration)
Bangladesh Air Force
Air Commodore David Bradshaw
Air Commodore David Bradshaw
Lightning Force Commander
Royal Air Force
Brigadier General Wan Amin Hafiz Bin Wan Mahmud
Brigadier General Wan Amin Hafiz Bin Wan Mahmud
Commander of Kuantan Air Base
Royal Malaysian Air Force
Brigadier General Gerald Funke
Brigadier General Gerald Funke
Head of Division Strategic Defence Planning and Concepts
Federal Ministry of Defence, Germany
Brigadier General Ioannis Gerolimos
Brigadier General Ioannis Gerolimos
Director of Exercises and Operational Training Directorate
Hellenic Air Force
Brigadier General Stephen Jost
Brigadier General Stephen Jost
Director F-35 Integration Office
United States Air Force
Brigadier General Eduard Simion
Brigadier General Eduard Simion
SACTREPEUR
Supreme Allied Command Transformation
Brigadier General Leon-Antonio Maches Michavila
Brigadier General Leon-Antonio Maches Michavila
Head of Air Systems NAD, Directorate for Programmes
Spanish Ministry of Defence
Brigadier John Mugaravai Omenda
Brigadier John Mugaravai Omenda
Air Force HQ
Kenya Air Force
Colonel Normand Gagne
Colonel Normand Gagne
Fighter Capability Office
Royal Canadian Air Force
Colonel Jared Johnson
Colonel Jared Johnson
Chief of Weapons and Technology Transfer Division
Undersecretary of the Air Force for International Affairs (SAF/IA)
Captain Chris Bahner
Captain Chris Bahner
OPNAV N98 Strike Branch Military Deputy
US Navy
Colonel Frank Graefe
Colonel Frank Graefe
Head of Division, Defence Policy, Executive, Group Information Centre
Federal Ministry of Defence, Germany
Colonel Enrique Martinez Vallas
Colonel Enrique Martinez Vallas
Directorate for Programmes
Spanish Ministry of Defence
Lieutenant Colonel William Church
Lieutenant Colonel William Church
NATO Defence Planner (Air Expert), Defence Planning, Targets and Review Branch
NATO Allied Command Transformation
Lieutenant Colonel Tomaňa
Lieutenant Colonel Tomaňa
Chief of Tactical Air Force Combat Training Branch
Czech Air Force
Wing Commander Andre Adamson
Wing Commander Andre Adamson
European Bilateral Relations and EU Exit
UK MoD
Wing Commander Martin Rendall
Wing Commander Martin Rendall
Officer Commanding, Air Battlespace Training Centre
Royal Air Force
Mr Douglas Barrie
Mr Douglas Barrie
Senior Fellow For Military Aerospace
IISS
Mr Oscar Bladh
Mr Oscar Bladh
Deputy Engineer Gripen E
FMV
Mr Justin Bronk
Mr Justin Bronk
Research Fellow
RUSI