WIA Event: Safety and Security: How 9/11 Changed Aviation, on Sept. 11, 2011 in Arlington, VAAugust 30, 2011 at 8:46 am | Posted in Aviation Law Current Event | Leave a comment
by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty
Safety and Security:
How 9/11 Changed Aviation
Panel discussions in honor of the 10 year anniversary
of September 11, 2001
PANEL 1: 9-11 Events: Response and Lessons Learned
During the first Panel, hear from panelists who had leadership responsibilities for responding to the events that unfolded on 9/11. They will share how decisions were made, how the aviation system returned to normal operations, and the lessons they learned. Their stories of the public and private sectors working together and the heroism they witnessed are truly remarkable.
Melissa Rudinger, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
Jeanne Olivier, Assistant Director, Aviation, Security & Technology, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
Linda Schuessler, VP for Air Traffic Operations for The Washington Consulting Group
PANEL 2: Then and Now — What Changes Have Been Made
The experts on Panel Two will address what has changed for aviation in the ensuing years, including voluntary and regulatory rules; new technology and procedures for aircraft, airports and passengers; and best practices for safety and security across the global aviation industry. Learn how far we’ve come and what challenges still lie ahead.
Nancy Graham, Director, Air Navigation Bureau, International
Civil Aviation Organization
Nancy Kalinowski, Vice President, System Operations Services,
Federal Aviation Administration and Former VP System Operations Services,
Federal Aviation Administration
Bonnie A. Wilson, Chief Operating Officer, Jackson Municipal Airport Authority
Panel Moderator: Lillian Ryals, Executive Director, Next Generation Air Transportation System, The MITRE Corporation
Thursday, September 8, 2011
8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Reagan National Airport
Historic Terminal A
Metro: Take the Blue or Yellow line to the Ronald Reagan National Airport Stop
Schedule of Events:
8:00 a.m. Registration, Networking and Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Panel Discussion 1
10:30 a.m. Panel Discussion 2
12:30 p.m. Adjourn
Please note the program will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m.
Click here to register.