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

14th - 14th November 2017
IFA Technical Forum
31st October - 1st November 2017
Hong Kong
International Air Safety Summit
23rd - 23rd October 2017
Dublin, Ireland

The Flight Safety Foundation’s International Air Safety Summit is aviation’s premier safety summit, drawing as many as 325 representatives from 50 plus countries to exchange information and propose new directions for further risk reductions.

EDA Military Airworthiness Conference
17th - 17th October 2017
CHC Safety Summit
27th - 29th September 2017
Dallas, Texas, USA

Each year, CHC’s Safety & Quality Summit attracts representatives from across the aviation and oil & gas industries to share knowledge and best practices around developing and maintaining a robust safety environment.

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Flight Safety Symposium
13th - 14th September 2017
Radisson Blu Edwardian, Heathrow

The hottest issues within the industry will be covered, from SMS and ‘Just Cause’ to Safety II and the regulation issues, with focus being on the importance of the continued improvement in global aviation safety.

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Isle of Man Conference
22nd - 22nd June 2017
Douglas, Isle of Man

The event attracts high profile speakers and delegates from all over the world. ICM Aviation organises a number of networking events for all delegates before and after the conference.

The Brexit Lectures (The future of UK-EU Aviation)
31st - 31st May 2017
Institute of Directors, London

The inaugural series of Brexit Lectures will provide attendees with an in-depth exploration of the regulatory and economic consequences of Brexit across a number of important industries and policy areas.

Shell Safety Conference
31st - 31st May 2017
22nd - 24th May 2017

Thousands of business leaders, government officials, manufacturers, flight department personnel and all manner of people involved in nearly every aspect of business aviation will meet to conduct business and make buying decisions for the year ahead.

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CAA/BHA Helicopter Safety Culture Seminar
17th - 17th May 2017
London Oxford Airport
SMICG Industry Day
16th - 16th May 2017
BowTie Barrier Management
25th - 25th April 2017
Staverton Estate, Daventry,
IATA Safety Conference
24th - 24th April 2017

The Safety and Flight Ops Conference is IATA’s premium annual conference dedicated to improving safety and efficiency of airline operations globally.

ERA Regional Conference
29th - 29th March 2017
FREE Workshop – How our FAiR® System can help to build a Just Culture
9th - 9th December 2016
Baines Simmons Aviation Safety Academy, Fairoaks Airport, Surrey UK

Register for this FREE workshop to discover how the Baines Simmons FAiR® System can help you to build and implement a Just Culture in your organisation.

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EASA Product Certification and Design Organisation Approval Workshop
22nd - 23rd November 2016

Baines Simmons Principal Consultant, Duane Kritzinger, will be joining Industry Representatives, EASA and National Aviation Authorities staff to hear updates on DOA working methods and the latest thinking in the Part 21 world.

Read the Summary Report from the event here >>

DGTA Continuing Airworthiness Conference
16th - 17th November 2016
Melbourne, Australia

Baines Simmons Director, Bob Simmons, will be joining Continuing Airworthiness and Maintenance personnel in the Defence Aviation Community to network and discuss the technical airworthiness regulatory environment.

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IMARC – International Military Airworthiness Conference
14th - 15th November 2016
Melbourne, Australia

Baines Simmons Director, Bob Simmons, is featuring as a speaker where he will focus on the implementation of EMARs. IMARC provides Airworthiness Authorities and Industry partners with a forum to gain insight into the benefits of an emerging global convention on military airworthiness regulation.

Read the Summary Report from the event here >>

Australian Government Department of Defence
Webinar: EMARs – Implementing for Success
2nd - 2nd November 2016
Online Webinar

In this webinar, Bob Simmons and Duane Kritzinger discuss the fundamentals required to ensure the successful implementation of the European Military Airworthiness Requirements. The webinar will draw on their experience of supporting clients with regulatory change as well pick up on key themes discussed at the EDA MAWA Conference in October.

IATA Safety Management Conference
25th - 26th October 2016
Abu Dhabi

Jeff Fieldhouse, Principal Consultant at Baines Simmons, will be joining safety specialists and stakeholders from around the globe to hear the latest IATA thinking around Safety Management and contribute to the further evaluation and coordinated development of aviation safety management programs worldwide.

ERA General Assembly
11th - 13th October 2016

Ian Holder, Baines Simmons Principal Consultant, will be delivering the results of the benchmarking study conducted in conjunction with ERA and its members on the topic of 'Management of Safety'.

EDA Military Airworthiness Conference 2016
5th - 6th October 2016

Baines Simmons Director Bob Simmons and Principal Consultant Kevin Hopwood are attending to hear the latest thinking on EMARS. They will join key stakeholders from national authorities, industry, European agencies and international organisations for two days of informed presentations, thought-provoking discussions and stimulating 'Question and Answer' sessions.

European Defence Agency
World Aviation Safety Summit 2016
25th - 26th April 2016

As the event’s official Workshop Partner, Baines Simmons will be hosting two free workshops to help delegates from predominantly Middle Eastern aviation organisations to understand the benefits of having a safety culture and in particular, how creating a Just Culture helps drive safety performance.

In addition, Keven Baines, Director of Baines Simmons, will be part of the industry panel of experts who have been invited to discuss Safety Culture on Day 1 of the programme.

World Aviation Safety Summit, Dubai 2016
IATA Ops Conference 2016
18th - 20th April 2016
Copenhagen, Denmark

Keven Baines, Director, is attending the IATA Ops Conference 2016. Ops Conference brings together more than 300 global delegates that are committed to the future of aviation safety and the management of operations in a challenging environment and changing world.

ERA Regional Airline Conference 2016
6th - 7th April 2016

Founding Director Bob Simmons and Practice Director Jo Welland are attending the ERA Regional Airline Conference 2016.

Regional Airline Conference