Aviation Events, Conferences and Exhibitions
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Baines Simmons Events


Our Directors and Principal Consultants are invited to speak at major industry events around the world where they share our thoughts and views on aviation regulations, compliance and safety management issues facing our industry – today and in the future.

Past events

World Aviation Safety Summit (WASS 19)
9th - 10th December 2019

We are delighted to be attending the World Aviation Safety Summit 9-10 December where Director, Bob Simmons and Business Development Manager, Bob Simmons will be in attendance. Bob is looking forward to delivering 2 workshops at the event on Root Cause Analysis and Compliance Monitoring. Find out more.

71st International Air Safety Summit
12th - 14th November 2018
Seattle, WA

The summit attracts professionals from across the aviation industry,
including air carriers, helicopter operators, manufacturers and equipment suppliers,
trainers, flight crews, maintenance personnel, industry executives, and regulators.

Baines Simmons will be exhibiting at this event (Stand A28)

Principal Consultant Chris Drew will be in attendance.

EASA Annual Safety Conference 2018
6th - 7th November 2018
Vienna, Austria

EASA’s Annual Safety Conference for the 2nd time focuses on General Aviation underlining the Agency’s continued commitment towards GA. This year, the conference is taking place in Vienna coinciding with the country’s Presidency of the Council of the EU.

Principal Consultant Chris Drew will be in attendance.

Product Certification & Design Organisation Approval Workshop 2018
30th - 31st October 2018
Cologne, Germany

The objective of the Workshop is to provide Industry representatives and Authorities with an update and discuss important EASA developments and activities in the design / DOA domain, including on working methods, best practices, rulemaking and international activities.

Flight Data Services Annual Safety Seminar 2018
16th October 2018

We are delighted to be exhibiting at the Flight Data Services Annual Safety Seminar.

Managing Director Ian Holder will be in attendance and a guest speaker on the topic of Just Culture or Risk Culture.

Helitech International
16th - 18th October 2018
Amsterdam, Holland

Helitech International is the European Launchpad for technology innovation, providing a high-level conference programme and a networking experience.

Principal Consultant Chris Drew will be in attendance.

ERA General Assembly
9th - 11th October 2018
Edinburgh, Scotland

Baines Simmons is a proud sponsor of The ERA General Assembly 2018.

Director Bob Simmons will be in attendance.

CHC Safety Summit
2nd - 4th October 2018
Dallas, Texas

This year's theme: Building Safety at Every Level: Does this start at the top or with front line employees?

Principal Consultant Chris Drew will present: Just Culture for a positive Safety Culture. Can a toolkit approach really work?

Defence Safety Conference
1st - 2nd October 2018

The conference will allow senior military, key international government agencies and industry with responsibility for defence safety to participate, collaborate and share experiences and best practice.

Baines Simmons will be exhibiting with Principal Consultants Chris Drew and Andy Llewellyn attending.

CGE Network Event
27th - 28th September 2018
Amsterdam, Holland

This event is foremost aimed to create a platform where risk professionals can share knowledge, connect with peers, learn from other industries and gain inspiring insights that help to achieve operational excellence.

Consultants Neil Richardson and Mark Townend will be in attendance.

EDA Military Airworthiness Conference
26th September 2018
Madrid, Spain

The theme for this years conference is 'Preparing for a stronger European Cooperation in Military Airworthiness Oversight'.

Director Bob Simmons and Principal Consultant Kevin Hopwood will be in attendance.

The Exploitation of Electronic Data in Airworthiness and Maintenance
13th September 2018

Benefits and Threats ; This conference will explore the benefits and threats associated with the exploitation of electronic data in airworthiness and maintenance, providing you with the essential information that could help your organisation improve efficiency, reduce costs, and avoid risk.

Consultant Ross Priday will be in attendance.

Asia Pacific Aviation Safety Seminar
5th - 6th September 2018
Seoul, South Korea

APASS is the premier regional aviation safety event and is designed to create a common meeting place for the region's airlines, airports, aircraft manufacturers, insurers, ground handlers, MROs and suppliers to discuss and to be updated on the latest developments and priorities in aviation safety.

RAeS 2018 Annual Banquet
10th - 10th May 2018

The Royal Aeronautical Society Annual Banquet is a key social and networking event attracting over 500 guests drawn from all sectors of the aerospace community

RAeS 2018 Annual Banquet
ERA Regional Conference
18th - 19th April 2018

ERA (European Regions Airline Association) is a trade association representing the European aviation industry. Our membership includes 49 airlines and 144 associate and affiliate members who jointly cover the entire spectrum of the aviation sector - airlines, airports, manufacturers and suppliers

Attending: Bob Simmons & Sarah Westley

Flight Operational Forum
9th - 11th April 2018

Flight Operational Forum is an operational Flight Safety conference that gathers operational staff and management every year in April. The developments in recent years in aviation, with a significant increase in the number of aircraft operators, several airports and more sophisticated materials, has led to an increased need for cooperation and coordination on issues of common operational interest. Representatives of airlines and helicopter companies, the Ministry of Transport (SD), Avinor, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), Accident Investigation Board Norway (AIBN), Air Force and other involved authorities and organizations are among the participants at the conference.

Speaking: Neil Richardson

Flight Operational Forum
Defence Procurement, Research, Technology & Exportability (DPRTE)
27th - 27th March 2018

Focused towards both buyers and suppliers engaged throughout the defence acquisition supply chain, DPRTE 2018 will provide attendees and exhibitors with an invaluable opportunity to participate with a range of educational and interactive features

Attending: Chris Drew & Andy Llewellyn

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