United States 2011


Wichita Hyatt Regency Hotel
Wichita, Kansas

Safety Standdown USA 2011 Highlights

Safety Standdown 2011 USA lasted four awe-inspiring days October 24th to October 27th in Wichita, KS at the Hyatt Regency hotel. New seminar structure was introduced this year: for the first time the general session and workshops were integrated throughout the week. The change in environment created a more

The seminar officially kicked off on Tuesday October 25th with opening remarks from today’s leaders in aviation: Helene Gagnon, Vice President, Public Affairs, Communications and Corporate Social Responsibility, Bombardier Aerospace; Doug Carr, Vice President of Safety and Regulation, NBAA; Honorable Chris Hart, Vice Chairman NTSB; and John Allen, Director Flight Standards, FAA. Helene Gagnon noted, “This week we are here to listen, to talk, and to learn more about how we can increase air safety by reducing accidents caused because of human error.”

William Shatner entertained the Wednesday night dinner banquet attendees with personal flying anecdotes. “Up in the air I went, followed by the camera plane. My radio ceased working and they had forgotten to tell me to slow down. We were there to film me alone in the plane and the follow plane never even got close to me. I was scared as well. The maneuvers were fine but the landing……”

 


Monday, October 24, 2011

8:00 - 17:00

Airborne Weather Radar - Presented by Radar Training International

Full Day Workshop

Maple 205

Aircraft Accident: Dealing with the Consequences! - Presented by Bombardier Accident Investigation Team

Full Day Workshop

Cypress 209B
8:00 - 12:00

Aircraft Evacuation Procedures: Land and In-flight Fire Fighting - Presented by AirCare FACTS Training

Half Day Workshop

Expo Hall
8:00 - 17:00

Behaviors and Mindsets - Presented by Donald Slessor, Bombardier & Carol Faull, Mobius Executive Leadership

Full Day Workshop – – WAIT LIST STATUS – This workshop is currently on a wait list status. If you would like to be added to the list please email or call.

Birch 203

Ditching & Underwater Egress Training - Presented by Stark Survival

Full Day Workshop – WAIT LIST STATUS – This workshop is currently on a wait list status. If you would like to be added to the list please email or call.

Stanta Fe/Stimson Trail Room ~ Pool

Human Factors in Aviation - Presented by Grey Owl Aviation Consultants

Full Day Workshop – WAIT LIST STATUS – This workshop is currently on a wait list status. If you would like to be added to the list please email or call.

Osage 207
8:00 - 12:00

Hypoxia Recognition & Recovery Training - Presented by Donna Murdoch & Associate Professor Glenn Harmon, ERAU

Half Day Workshop – WAIT LIST STATUS – This workshop is currently on a wait list status. If you would like to be added to the list please email or call.

Oak 206
8:00 - 17:00

International Procedures - Presented by Air Training International (ATI)

Full Day Workshop

Cypress 209A
13:00 - 17:00

Advanced Aerodynamics - Presented by Ed Solski, NTPS

Half Day Workshop

Walnut 208

Aircraft Evacuation Procedures: Land and In-flight Fire Fighting - Presented by AirCare FACTS Training

Half Day Workshop

Expo Hall

Hypoxia Recognition & Recovery Training - Presented by Donna Murdoch & Associate Professor Glenn Harmon, ERAU

Half Day Workshop – WAIT LIST STATUS – This workshop is currently on a wait list status. If you would like to be added to the list please email or call.

Oak 206
18:00 - 20:00

Welcome Reception

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

7:00 - 8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 8:45

General Session Opening Remarks

Grand Ballroom
8:45 - 9:30

Safety Standdown - Where it came from, Where it's Going! - Presented by Captain Rick Rowe, Bombardier Flight Operations

Grand Ballroom
9:30 - 10:00

BREAK

10:00 - 12:00

The Professionalism Culture Connection: A Matter of Mutual Trust - Presented by Dr. Tony Kern, Convergent Performance, LLC

Grand Ballroom
12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH

Redbud Ballroom
13:00 - 14:00

Collaboration for Runway Safety - Presented by Honorable Christopher Hart, Vice Chairman, NTSB

Grand Ballroom
14:00 - 15:00

Health and Nutrition - Presented by Dr. Lawrence Lay

Grand Ballroom
15:00 - 15:30

BREAK

15:30 - 17:00

Managing Fatigue in Aviation Operations: A NTSB Perspective - Presented by Honorable Mark Rosekind Ph.D., Member NTSB

Grand Ballroom

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

7:00 - 8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 9:00

Raising the Bar on Pilot Professionalism - Presented by Honorable Robert Sumwalt, Member NTSB

Grand Ballroom
9:00 - 10:30

Safety is not a Choice, It's a Commitment - A panel discussion with Captain Gene Cernan, Bob Agostino & Fred Baldwin

Grand Ballroom
10:30 - 11:00

BREAK

11:00 - 12:00

Outside the Envelope: Avoiding and Recovering from In-flight Upsets - Presented by Pat Daily, Convergent Performance, LLC

Grand Ballroom
12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH

Redbud Ballroom
13:00 - 17:00

Advanced Aerodynamics - Presented by Ed Solski, NTPS

Half Day Workshop

Walnut 208

Aircraft Evacuation Procedures: Land and In-flight Fire Fighting - Presented by AirCare FACTS Training

Half Day Workshop – WAIT LIST STATUS – This workshop is currently on a wait list status. If you would like to be added to the list please email or call.

Expo Hall

Aircraft Performance - Presented by Aircraft Performance Group

Half Day Workshop

Cypress 209A

Automation Airmanship for Corporate Aviation - Presented by Chris Lutat, Convergent Performance, LLC

Half Day Workshop

Cypress 209B

Flight Safety Lessons from the U.S. Air Force - Presented by Antonio Cortés, HQ U.S. Air Force Safety Center

Half Day Workshop

Birch 203

Hypoxia Awareness Training - Presented by AirCare FACTS Training

Half Day Workshop

Oak 206

Runway Ground Operations Safety - Presented by FAA Runway Safety Office

Half Day Workshop

Osage 207

Safety Management System and Safety Culture - Presented by Honorable Robert Sumwalt, Member NTSB

Half Day Workshop

Cypress 209A
19:00 - 22:00

Dinner - Guest Speaker Mr. William Shatner

Grand Ballroom

Thursday, October 27, 2011

7:00 - 8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 12:00

Advanced Aerodynamics - Presented by Ed Solski, NTPS

Half Day Workshop

Walnut 208

Automation Airmanship for Corporate Aviation - Presented by Chris Lutat, Convergent Performance, LLC

Half Day Workshop

Cypress 209B

Flight Safety Lessons from the U.S. Air Force - Presented by Antonio Cortés, HQ U.S. Air Force Safety Center

Half Day Workshop

Birch 203

Hypoxia Awareness Training - Presented by AirCare FACTS Training

Half Day Workshop

Oak 206

Safety Management Systems for Maintenance - Presented by Grey Owl Aviation Consultants

Half Day Workshop – WAIT LIST STATUS – This workshop is currently on a wait list status. If you would like to be added to the list please email or call.

Osage 207
12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH

Redbud Ballroom
13:00 - 14:00

Situational Awareness: Is it just for the Aircrew? - Presented by Steve Nagel

Grand Ballroom
14:00 - 14:30

BREAK

14:30 - 16:00

Psychological Variables Affecting Safe Flight - Presented by Jerome Berlin, Ph.D., Consulting Psychologist

Grand Ballroom
16:00 - 16:30

Seminar Summary and Drawing

Grand Ballroom