PROGRAM
  • Tuesday August 13, 2019
  • 19:00:00 - 21:00:00
    Welcome Cocktail @ HS Hotsson Hotel Terrace, sponsored by Transtelco
  • Wednesday August 14, 2019
  • 07:00:00 - 09:00:00
    Registration & Continental Breakfast
  • 08:00:00 - 18:00:00
    Exhibition
  • 08:45:00 - 09:10:00
    Safran, an International High Technology Group
    Alejandro Pavón, SAFRAN AEROSYSTEMS MEXICO, Supplier Development Director
  • 09:10:00 - 09:35:00
    The Aerospace Industry Supply Chain: Challenges in Mexico
    Alejandro Raya, DHL, Senior Director Aerospace Sector
  • 09:35:00 - 10:15:00
    PANEL: Main Supply Chain Management Issues for the Aerospace Industry in Mexico
    Moderator: Rafael McCadden, COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL, Industrial Director and Logistics
    Panelist: Roberto Santillanes, HONEYWELL AEROSPACE, Manager Materials Planning Sr.
    Panelist: Aldo Rodríguez, PAULO HEAT TREATING MEXICO, General Director
    Panelist: Ernesto Vidaurri, COLLINS AEROSPACE, Sr. Manager Global Strategic Sourcing
  • 10:15:00 - 10:30:00
    Welcome Message
    Francisco Domínguez Servién, STATE OF QUERETARO, Governor
  • 10:30:00 - 11:00:00
    Coffee Break
  • 11:00:00 - 13:00:00
    B2B MEETINGS
  • 11:00:00 - 11:05:00
    Regions in Mexico (City of Queretaro)
  • 11:05:00 - 11:30:00
    Overview of the Aerospace Industry in Mexico
    Felipe Sandoval, MEXICAN FEDERATION OF THE AEROSPACE INDUSTRY (FEMIA), President
  • 11:30:00 - 12:00:00
    AMLO in the Trump Era - The Reluctant Allies
    Sergio Ornelas, MEXICONOW, Editor
  • 12:00:00 - 13:00:00
    ROUNDTABLE: Aerospace Industry in Mexico, What to Expect in the Years to Come
    Moderator: Michael Smith, TETAKAWI, Director of Market Development
    Panelist: Donna Hrinak, BOEING LATIN AMERICA, President
    Panelist: Carlos Robles, BOMBARDIER, Vicepresident, Mexico Manufacturing Center
    Panelist: Ricardo Capilla, AIRBUS, Head of Country Airbus and CEO Airbus Helicopters Mexico
    Panelist: Marc Vibes, AIRBUS, Director Strategic Procurement
  • 13:00:00 - 14:30:00
    Lunch @ QCC’s Corregidora Hall, QCC Level 3, sponsored by DHL
  • 14:45:00 - 15:00:00
    Regions in Mexico
  • 15:00:00 - 18:00:00
    B2B MEETINGS
  • 15:00:00 - 15:45:00
    PANEL: Scientific, Technological and Innovation Development in Mexico’s Aerospace Industry
    Moderator: Jorge Gutiérrez, AERONAUTICS UNIVERSITY OF QUERETARO (UNAQ), President
    Panelist: Francisco J. Mendieta, MEXICAN SPACE AGENCY, General Director
    Panelist: Felipe Rubio, CENTER FOR ENGINEERING AND INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT (CIDESI), Deputy Director of the Aeronautic Sector
    Panelist: Andrés Soler, GE AVIATION, GEIQ Services Engineering Leader
  • 15:45:00 - 16:15:00
    Aircraft Hardware West & Metal Finishing Co.: Aerospace Mfg. in Mexico Case Studies
    Frank Ioffrida, AIRCRAFT HARDWARE WEST, CEO & President and Rene Espinosa, METAL FINISHING CO., Plant Manager
  • 16:15:00 - 17:00:00
    PANEL: Mexicos Commercial Aviation and the New Airport Projects
    Moderator: David Fishman, SPARROW COMPANY, Managing Partner
    Panelist: Cuitlahuac Gutiérrez, INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION (IATA), Director
    Panelist: Luis Osorio, CANAERO, General Director
  • 18:00:00 - 21:00:00
    Cocktail & Dinner @ Villa Conin, sponsored by Royal International, RMSG and BTSD
  • Thursday August 15, 2019
  • 09:00:00 - 13:00:00
    Exhibition
  • 09:00:00 - 11:00:00
    Continental Breakfast
  • 09:00:00 - 11:40:00
    B2B MEETINGS
  • 09:30:00 - 10:00:00
    First Steps to Integrate Industry 4.0 Digital Technologies
    Ramiro Villeda, VILLEDA CONSULTING GROUP, Managing Director
  • 10:00:00 - 10:45:00
    PANEL: Regional Strategies for the Aerospace Industry in Mexico
    Moderator: José L. Rodríguez, FOKKER GKN AEROSPACE MEXICO, VP and General Manager
    Panelist: Claire Barnouin, MONTERREY AEROCLUSTER, Executive Director
    Panelist: René Espinosa, CHIHUAHUA AEROSPACE CLUSTER, President
    Panelist: Antonio Velázquez, AEROCLUSTER QUERETARO, Managing Director
  • 10:45:00 - 11:15:00
    Bell Operations in Mexico, Successful Case Study
    Adolfo Viramontes, TEXTRON INTERNATIONAL, General Manager | Bell
  • 11:15:00 - 12:30:00
    Mexico, Perspectivas Políticas y Económicas (Presentación en Español)
    Key-Note Speaker: Denise Dresser, Political Analyst
  • 12:00:00 - 17:00:00
    Plant Visits
BREAK OUT SESSIONS
WednesdayAugust 14, 2019
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm Aerospace Industry: Achieving Trade Compliance in a Challenging Environment
Jill Hurley, LIVINGSTON INTERNATIONAL, Director, Trade Management Consulting U.S.
Rody Camacho, LIVINGSTON INTERNATIONAL, Director, Global Trade Consulting Mexico & LatAm
Esteban Zavala, LIVINGSTON INTERNATIONAL, Trade Management Executive U.S./MX Southern Border
Break Out Room (Acueducto Hall 301)
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Ellison Surface Technologies… Doing Business in Mexico
John Langello, ELLISON SURFACE TECHNOLOGIES, Director of Sales
Break Out Room (Acueducto Hall 301)
5:15 pm - 5:45 pm High Pressure Titanium Warm Forming and Hot Isostatic Heat Treating
Mattias Karmakar, QUINTUS TECHNOLOGIES, Applications Engineer
Randy Kish, QUINTUS TECHNOLOGIES, Business Development Manager
Break Out Room (Acueducto Hall 301)
WednesdayAugust 15, 2019
9:30 am - 3:00 pm AutoForm Engineering MX and Quintus Technologies Hydroforming Workshop
Benjamin Morales, AUTOFORM ENGINEERING MX, Technical Manager
Randy Kish, QUINTUS TECHNOLOGIES, Business Development Manager
Mikael Bergkvist, QUINTUS TECHNOLOGIES, Product Manager – Sheet Metal Forming
Workshop Room (Acueducto Hall 302)