The Fourth Aviation Silk Road International Conference Concluded Successfully

Thank you for your support to the 4th ASR International Conference

The 4th ASR International Conference came to a successful conclusion on April 2 at the AsiaWorld-Expo of Hong Kong.

The full-day conference provided a rare platform for the authorities, industry leaders and academics to exchange views and share experiences on a wide range of topics from the international airport management, training, investments to emerging trends in the aviation industry.

We are pleased to offer downloads of the conference presentations. Please note that any presentation missing from the list was not authorised for release.

Topic 1: The Future of Civil Aviation – Opportunities and Challenges

1. Internationalization of China’s Civil Aviation: Progress and Prospects presented by Mr. HAN Jun, Director General of Planning Development Department, Civil Aviation Administration of China

2. Emerging Trends in Civil Aviation presented by Mr. Conrad Clifford, Regional Vice President Asia Pacific, IATA

3. The success and prospects for the Hong Kong hub presented by Mr. John Slosar, Chairman, Cathay Pacific Airways Limited

4. Belt and Road Initiative: A View from the Flight Deck presented by Mr. Randy Tinseth, Vice President of Commercial Marketing, The Boeing Company

5. Aviation Silk Road Innovation Developments in Civil Aviation presented by Mr. JIAN Yuanping, President, Longhao Group Co., Limited

Topic 2: Global Collaboration in Airport Management

1. Collaborating for the Future presented by Mr. Antoine Rostworowski, Deputy Director General, Programmes and Services, Airports Council International

2. Serving the Belt and Road Initiative as a way to bring high quality development in Chinese Civil Aviation presented by Ms. LI Xiaomei, Secretary General, China Civil Aviation Airports Association

3. Case Study: Mega Hub Airport Management presented by Mr. Howard Eng, President and Chief Executive Officer, Greater Toronto Airports Authority

4. Airport Collaboration Opportunities presented by Mr. Fred Lam, CEO, Airport Authority Hong Kong

Topic 3: Civil Aviation Talents – International Cooperation and Exchange

1. Relationship between Industry and Universities in Civil Aviation presented by Mr. Nicolas Cazalis, Vice President, French National Civil Aviation University (ENAC)

2. Supporting the Aviation Industry in Asia – education programmes and research initatives in Poly U presented by Prof. H.C. Man, Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

3. Current and Future Development of Aviation Training in Mainland China presented by Mr. DONG Jiankang, President, Civil Aviation University of China

4. Civil Aviation Training and Hong Kong Airport presented by Mr. CK NG, Executive Director, Airport Operations of Airport Authority Hong Kong, Steering Board Member of Hong Kong International Aviation Academy

Topic 4: Investments in Aviation Industry

1. Hong Kong’s Roles in Developing China and International Aviation Industry presented by Mr. HUANG Qifan, Vice President of China Centre for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE), Former Mayor of Chongqing

2. Aircraft Leasing and Financing presented by Mr. Dewey Yee, Chairman of Steering Committee, Aviation FinanceMSc Programme and Lecturer, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Head of Asia, Trivver Technologies

3. Aviation economy, global supply chain and regional development presented by Mr. ZHANG Dawei, Former Governor of Henan Province, Vice President and Secretary General of China Centre for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE)

4. Financing Aviation Growth From A Financier’s perspective presented by Mr. Robert Martin, Managing Director and CEO, BOC Aviation

5. Smart Logistics, Connecting the World presented by Mr. Sean Shi, Vice President, Cainiao Network