MARPA Spring 2020 Virtual Event Speakers List

MARPA has hosted the MARPA EMEA Conference in Europe since 2015 in order to bring together experts, leaders, manufacturers, and customers within the PMA industry in a location designed to facilitate business between FAA-PMA manufacturers and the international air carrier community in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa in cooperation between the Modification and Replacement Parts Association (MARPA) and the US Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA). This year, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the scheduled event in Stockholm was converted to a virtual event.

The MARPA Spring 2020 Virtual Event was held online on May 27-28, in cooperation between the Modification And Replacement Parts Association (MARPA) and the International Trade Administration (ITA), and in partnership with Air Carrier Partner Scandinaviation Airlines System (SAS).
Though the event was previously held, the list of speakers appears below for your reference.

The Speakers List Included:

  • Karl Sandlund - Executive Vice President Commercial, Scandinavian Airlines System
  • Alberto Fernandez Lopez - Regulations Officer; Continuing Airworthiness, European Aviation Safety Agency
  • Daniel Kanter - Assistant General Counsel and Chief Counsel Antitrust, International Air Transport Association
  • Ian Lucas - PMA Program Manager, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Robert Sprayberry - Aircraft Certification Service; International Division, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Neil Williams - Head of Airworthiness Policy and Rulemaking, UK Civil Aviation Authority
  • Jason Dickstein - President, Modification And Replacement Parts Association
  • Ryan Aggerggard - Vice President of Government and Industry Affairs, Modification And Replacement Parts Association
  • Richard Brown - Managing Director, NAVEO Consultancy
  • David Linebaugh - Manager of PMA Engineering; Delta Tech Ops Division, Delta Air Lines
  • Patrick Markham - VP of Technical Services, HEICO
  • Diedre Vance - Senior Engineer, American Airlines
  • Donald Douglas - Lead Engineer; PMA Engineering Team, Delta Air Lines

MARPA thanks our sponsors, whose generous support enabled attendees from around the world to log on to this complimentary event.
MARPA is proud to have partnered for the MARPA Spring 2020 Virtual Event with the U.S. Department of Commerce ITA and with Air Carrier Partner Scandinavian Airlines Systems (SAS). We appreciate the support of our sponsors at HEICO, Jet Parts Engineering, Peidmont Propulsion Systems LLC, and R&D Dynamics.

2020 Conference Sponsors

If you have ideas about speakers or topics for future MARPA events, please feel free to contact the Association. Sponsorship opportunities for future events still exist. We always welcome your input.

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