Agenda

09:00

Registration opens/Coffee and Scones in the Aula Maxima

09:45

Matt Cooper, Journalist

Introduction to SILC 2018 & Recap of SILC 2017

Professor Vincent Cunnane, President of LIT

10:15

Economic briefing - John McMahon

Aviation Leasing & Finance Advisor, Lecturer

10:30

1st Panel Discussion:

Shrinking margins in leasing; competitive forces in the leasing industry in Shannon

11:15

2nd Panel Discussion:

Addressing transition issues for lessors through collaboration in Shannon: A Case Study

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch - networking

13:15

Katherine Bennett OBE, Senior Vice President, Airbus

13:45

3rd Panel Discussion:

Aerospace Manufacturing and Modification in the Shannon Region.

14:30

4th Panel Discussion:

Brexit

15:15

Coffee - networking

16:00

Presentation by GECAS

16:30

5th Panel Discussion:

Educating the future; how Shannon is retaining human capital in the aviation industry.

17:15

Final Words

17:30

Conference Close

18:00

Jerry Flannery's 1314 Cecil Street, Limerick