United States 2015

Oct 6-9, 2015
Hyatt Regency Hotel
Wichita, Kansas

 

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WEBCAST RECORDINGS OF THE

2015 USA SEMINAR

GENERAL SESSIONS

 

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Monday, October 5, 2015

18:00 - 20:00

WELCOME RECEPTION

Riverview Ballroom

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

7:00 - 8:00

Continental Breakfast

Grand Eagle Ballroom Foyer
8:00 - 12:00

GENERAL SESSION | GRAND EAGLE BALLROOM

8:00 - 8:45

Welcome | Opening Remarks

8:45 - 9:45

It's Time

Presented by: Al Gorthy, Captain, USN Retired

9:45 - 10:00

BREAK

10:00 - 11:00

The Will is More Important than the Wings

Presented by: Tony Kern, Ed.D, Convergent Performance, LLC

11:00 - 12:00

Unfit for Duty

Presented by: Pat Daily, Convergent Performance, LLC

12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH

Redbud [ABC] 210
13:00 - 17:00

WORKSHOPS | Break 15:00 - 15:30

Best Practices Workshop **Waitlist**

Presented by: Troy Smith, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Oak 206

FAA Medical Certificates **Waistlist**

Presented by Daniel K. Berry, DO, PhD and James R. Elliott, MB, MPH, Federal Aviation Administration

Osage 207

Fit for Duty - Practical Applications

Presented by: Noel Fulton, Blue Threat Enterprises

Cypress B 209

Inattentive? Are You Talking to Me?

Presented by Tom Frakes and Chad Brewer, Federal Aviation Administration Runway Safety Group

Birch 203

Leadership and Followership for Peak Operational Efficiency **Waitlist**

Presented by: Dr. Antonio Cortés, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Maple 205

Needed: Responsible Leadership in a Demanding Environment **Waitlist**

Presented by: Jay A Dankoff, Convergent Performance, LLC

Walnut 208

Practical Airborne Weather Radar for Professional Pilots **Waitlist**

Presented by: Erik Eliel, Radar Training International

Cedar 204

When All Else Fails... Are You Prepared? **Waitlist**

Presented by: Survival Systems USA

Stimson Trail Room / Pool

Emergency Firefighting Training

Presented by: Aero-Formatech®

Santa Fe Trail Room

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

7:00 - 8:00

Continental Breakfast

Grand Eagle Ballroom Foyer
8:00 - 11:30

GENERAL SESSION | GRAND EAGLE BALLROOM

8:00 - 9:00

I Know You Can Fly Well, But Are You A Good Leader?

Presented by: Robert Sumwalt, Board Member, National Transportation Safety Board

9:00 - 10:00

Automation Airmanship and the 21st Century Go-Around

Presented by: Chris Lutat, Convergent Performance, LLC

10:00 - 10:30

BREAK

10:30 - 11:30

Understanding Substance Impairment and Reducing Your Risk of Flying While Impaired

Presented by: Loren Groff, PhD and Mary Pat McKay, MD MPH, National Transportation Safety Board

11:30 - 13:00

LUNCH

Redbud [ABC] 210
13:00 - 17:00

WORKSHOPS | Break 15:00 - 15:30

The ABCs of Good Communication

Presented by: Pat Daily, Convergent Performance LLC

Birch 203

Aircraft Performance: Is It Legal, Is It Safe, Is It Smart

Presented by: Dan Boedigheimer Ph.D, Convergent Performance LLC

Cypress A 209

Criminalization in Aviation

Presented by: Kent Jackson and Kali Hague, Jackson & Wade LLC

Oak 206

Emerging Regulations Panel

Presented by: Franco Pietracupa, Étienne Côté & Matt Hastings, Bombardier Business Aircraft

Maple 205

HazardShare 2015

Presented by: Dr. Antonio Cortés, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Osage 207

Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance - Phase I (Part 1 of 2) **Waitlist**

Presented by: Richard Komarniski, Grey Owl Aviation Consultants Inc.

Walnut 208

Successfully Operating in a RISKY BUSINESS!!

Presented by: Captain Kelly Strong, Blue Threat Enterprises

Cypress B 209

When All Else Fails... Are You Prepared?

Presented by: Survival Systems USA

Stimson Trail Room / Pool

Emergency Firefighting Training

Presented by: Aero-Formatech®

Santa Fe Trail Room
18:00 - 19:00

COCKTAIL RECEPTION

Grand Eagle Ballroom Foyer
19:00 - 22:00

DINNER BANQUET

Grand Eagle Ballroom

Thursday, October 8, 2015

7:00 - 8:00

Continental Breakfast

Grand Eagle Ballroom Foyer
8:00 - 12:00

GENERAL SESSION | GRAND EAGLE BALLROOM

8:00 - 9:00

Communications of Safety

Presented by: D Smith, Transportation Safety Institute and Troy Smith, Federal Bureau of Investigation

9:00 - 10:00

Loss of Control In-flight - Hazardous Mental Attitudes

Presented by: Paul BJ Ransbury, Aviation Performance Solutions

10:00 - 10:30

BREAK

10:30 - 11:30

Seminar Summary

Presented by: Robert Sumwalt, Board Member, National Transportation Safety Board

11:30 - 12:00

Closing Remarks | Prize Drawing

12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH

Redbud [ABC] 210
13:00 - 17:00

WORKSHOPS | Break 15:00 - 15:30

Automation Airmanship for Business and Corporate Aviation

Presented by: Chris Lutat, Convergent Performance, LLC

Cedar 204

ASAP: A Pro-Active Approach to Safety Risk Management

Presented by: Russell Lawton and Bryan Burns, Air Charter Safety Foundation

Cypress B 209

Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance - Phase I (Part 2 of 2) **Waitlist**

Presented by: Richard Komarniski, Grey Owl Aviation Consultants Inc.

Walnut 208

NextGen CRM: A New Look at Crew Resource Management

Presented by: Dick Wolf, Bombardier Business Aircraft

Cypress A 209

Understanding the Loss of Control-Inflight Threat & its Mitigation through Upset Prevention & Recovery Training

Presented by: Randall Brooks, Aviation Performance Solutions

Birch 203

Unsafe at Any Speed **Waitlist**

Presented by: Pat Daily, Convergent Performance LLC and Robert L. Sumwalt, Board Member, National Transportation Safety Board

Maple 205

When All Else Fails... Are You Prepared?

Presented by: Survival Systems USA

Stimson Trail Room / Pool

Emergency Firefighting Training

Presented by: Aero-Formatech®

Santa Fe Trail Room