2018 Transport Canada Delegates Conference

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The Transport Canada Delegates Conference strengthens the essential teamwork between the Canadian Aerospace Industry and Transport Canada by promoting the exchange of information with our Delegates.

The conference enables the sharing of new technology, policy and certification issues and provides a forum for industry and government personnel to jointly address current issues and objectives.

The objective of the conference is to improve the quality of Aircraft Certification in Canada through communication, education and cooperation.


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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

7:30 AM On Site Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM Welcoming Address

Canada Hall 3

David Turnbull, Director, National Aircraft Certification, Transport Canada

9:00 AM Keynote Address

AIAC Plenary Room

Jason ChuaExecutive Director, United Technologies Advanced Projects

9:30 AM Concurrent Sessions

Room 202

Continuing Airworthiness Org Review
Rémy Knoerr, TCCA

SDR Reporting and Investigation
Various TCCA and Industry Speakers

View presentation – Pratt & Whitney Canada

View presentation – Viking Air Ltd.

Room 203

Safety Assessment Processes of ARP 4761: Major Revision
Jim Marko, TCCA

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Room 204

Flight Test MMEL for STC
Carlos Cerreiro, TCCA

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Room 210

Recent/Harmonized advisory material in EEDA
Patrick Desbiens, TCCA

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10:30 AM Concurrent Sessions

Room 202

Corrective Action Process
Various TCCA and Industry Speakers

View presentation – Bombardier

Continuing Airworthiness Program Review Update
Fawad Bashir, TCCA

Room 203

1309 Hazard Assessment fundamentals
Jim Marko, TCCA

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Room 204

Flight Test MMEL for STC
Carlos Carreiro, TCCA

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Room 210

Recent/Harmonized advisory material in EEDA
Amanda Melles, Mannarino System and Software

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11:30 AM COFFEE BREAK
11:45 AM Keynote Address

Canada Hall 3

Hon. Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport

12:15 PM Networking Cocktail Reception
12:45 PM Aerospace Leadership Luncheon

Keynote Address:

Hon. Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development

 

PLEASE NOTE: This is a ticketed event. Conference attendees can purchase a ticket for a reduced fee of $25 when registering for the Delegates Conference.

2:00 PM NETWORKING BREAK: Coffee & Dessert
2:30 PM Standards Updates (CAR 521, TIP, IPA, BATA, 523)

Canada Hall 3

Robert Sincennes, Director, Standards, TCCA

3:00 PM Delegations update, policy changes, Long Standing Delegates

Canada Hall 3

Marcus Tittiger, TCCA

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3:30 PM NETWORKING BREAK
3:45 PM PANEL SESSION: SMS for Design Organizations

Canada Hall 3

Jodi Diamant, Pratt & Whitney Canada
Robert Sincennes, Director, Standards, TCCA

4:15 PM Flight Test presentations

Bell 505
Ed Lambert, Bell Helicopter

C-Series
Andris Litavniks, Bombardier Aerospace

Thursday, November 15, 2018

7:30 AM REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:30 AM Concurrent Sessions

Room 202

Fuel System Certification Challenges
Vince Furgiuele, Bombardier

Room 203

Methods of Compliance for Heat Release Special Conditions for Seats
Hector Alcorta, Bombardier

Room 204

Support to Regional Rotary Wing STC’s
Travis Brooks, Dany Duval, Greg Oucharek, TCCA

Room 209

Space-Based ADS-B
Steve Bellingham, NAV CANADA

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Canada Hall 3

Electromagnetic platform for lightweight Integration/Installation of electrical systems in Composite Electrical Aircraft
Fidèle Moupfouma, Bombardier

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9:30 AM Concurrent Sessions

Room 202

Methodology for Extending the Design Life of Aircraft Systems
Alex Parsi, Bombardier Aerospace

Room 203

Cargo Compartment Design Evolution
Scott Wales, TCCA

Room 204

EVS/SVS Development and Certification
Tony Barber, Mark Schlegel, Bombardier

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Room 209

Powerplant fire testing
Geoff Armstrong, Bombardier

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Canada Hall 3

Additive Manufacturing

Natasa Mudrinic, TCCA

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Éric Thibault, Bell

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10:30 AM NETWORKING BREAK
11:00 AM Concurrent Sessions

Room 202

GADSS — Autonomous Distress Tracking
André Gauthier, Bombardier
Sarah Matresky, TCCA

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Room 203

Aircraft Network Security
Stephen Watson, Bombardier

Room 204

Flight Test support for Avionics STC’s
Don Stephen, Marco Mariotti, TCCA
Bob Gow, DAR

Room 209

Ice Crystal Icing
Robert Marrano, Pratt & Whitney Canada

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Canada Hall 3

OEM’s Approach to Widespread Fatigue damage
Steve Perry, Bombardier

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Special Mission Airtanker STC Modifications
Alvin Ng, Conair Group Inc.

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12:00 PM LUNCH
1:30 PM BREAK
1:45 PM CAR 104 Fees & Charges

Canada Hall 3

Dave Turnbull, Robert Ferguson, Paul Garner, TCCA

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2:15 PM Update on TCCA Aircraft Certification Bilateral Arrangements

Canada Hall 3

Richard Loewen, Senior Engineer, Regulatory Standards, TCCA

2:45 PM TC Holder responsibilities (CAR 521 CAW)

Canada Hall 3

Rémy Knoerr, TCCA

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3:15 PM NETWORKING BREAK
3:30 PM Panel Question and Answers from the Participants

Canada Hall 3

TC Panel participants – Director, Chiefs (Engineering, Flight Test, Delegations, Continuing Airworthiness, Projects, Standards) (Include LOI discussion)

4:00 PM Panel Question and Answers from the Participants

Canada Hall 3

TC Panel participants – Director, Chiefs (Engineering, Flight Test, Delegations, Continuing Airworthiness, Projects, Standards)

5:00 PM Closing Remarks

David Turnbull, Director, National Aircraft Certification, Transport Canada

For more information, please contact:

Bill Yetman
Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
Aerospace Industries Association of Canada
byetman@aiac.ca
(647) 983-9683