AIAC Committee Update, December 2017

December 6, 2017


AIAC’s committees are central to the AIAC’s policy and advocacy functions. Members of these committees provide industry insights and guidance with respect to issues related to specific industry segments or topics of concern or interest.

Members wishing to join a committee please contact Greg Hickman at or if you are a non-member and interested in joining a committee, please contact Bill Yetman at

Market Access Committee, December 6, 2017

  • TBD
  • Next Meeting: February 6, 2018


Civil Aviation Committee, October 17, 2017

  • Progress on SMS development
  • AIAC Advocacy Efforts
  • Update on ICCAIA/ICAO Activity
  • Bilateral discussion
  • TCCA discussion
  • Next Meeting: TBD


Space Committee, October 11th, 2017

  • Presentation by GAC representative on RSSSA and its potential effects on the Canadian Space Industry
  • AIAC Update: Space Advisory Board, SIF, AIAC’s Space Day on the Hill (October 16th)
  • Next Meeting: 2018


Small Business Committee, September 18, 2017

  • AIAC Update
  • Discussion regarding SIF, ISI Superclusters
  • Feedback on ADSE and AIAC events
  • Next Meeting: 2018


Public Procurement and Defence Committee, May 18, 2017

  • AIAC/Defence Policy Review
  • Procurement Modernization
  • DND – NTIB Survey
  • Next Meeting: TBD


Labour Market Committee, March 27, 2017

  • Federal Budget 2017 Update
  • Response to questionnaire
  • Key concerns
  • Next Meeting: TBD


Technology and Innovation Committee, October 19, 2017

  • Strategic Innovation Fund presentation
  • Next Meeting: TBD