Speaker list for AviAssist event in Entebbe out


(Posted 18th January 2014)

The ‘2Gether4Safety’ seminar and expo on the 13th and 14th of March – part of a 10 day series of aviation certification and training workshops by the AviAssist Foundation, will have an impressive list of speakers lined up, according to a media release just received from the organizers.

With less than two months to go, the AviAssist Foundation is presently inviting aviation professionals to attend its third 2Gether 4Safety seminar & expo on 13-14 March, 2014. The seminar will be held in Entebbe, Uganda at the Protea Hotel near the main entrance to the international airport and within a stone throw to the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority headquarters.

2Gether 4Safety seminar & expo is a two day event featuring a world-class line-up of senior aviation safety speakers, who will share their insights into the challenges of transforming aviation safety in Africa.

Key Speakers include:

Harriet Angetile, Safety-Health-E&Q, National Airports Ltd. Zambia

Job Bruggen, safety manager, Dutch Air Traffic Control (LVNL)

Eve Jackson, safety manager, Coastal Aviation Tanzania

Dave Jesse, Managing Director, Flight Data Services

Capt. Ed Pooley, Flight Safety Foundation – European Advisory Committee

Chloe Grant, Director Anglais Aerienne (aviation English)

Jan Smeitink, Chairman Runway Safety Team Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Gloria Bitebekezi, airport wildlife management specialist

Capt. Jacco Bruggeling, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines route inspector Africa

and many more. For more in depth programme details please download the seminar & expo programme here

Also grown has the list of sponsors who are supporting this event, with Uganda’s quasi national airline Air Uganda being joined by AFRAA, Emirates, Turkish Airlines and Flight Data Services, among others. Be sure to watch this space for future updates on this important event.