Utah Aeronautics Conference

AGENDA

MAY 9 – 11
UTAH VALLEY CONVENTION CENTER
PROVO, UTAH

MONDAY, MAY 9

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Registration

12:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Opened

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Career Fair

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Training Tracks

Mechanics
Pilots
Airport Managers
Drones
Airport Engineers

5:00 p.m. – 6 :00 p.m.
Evening Break

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Luau Welcome Reception

TUESDAY, MAY 10

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
General Session

The Utah Aeronautics Conference kicked off with a message from Jared Esselman, Director of the Utah Division of Aeronautics, Welcome Remarks from Provo City Mayor Michelle Kaufusi, and Color Guard performed by the Civil Air Patrol.

9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Keynote Speaker

Bill Wyatt, Director of Airports, Salt Lake City Corporation

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Cedar Valley High School Aviators Band Performance

10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Snack Break & Exhibitor Networking

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Breakout Series #1

12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Lunch & Keynote

Michael Huerta, Former Administrator of FAA, Senior Advisor, Macquarie Capital

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Breakout Series #2

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Breakout Series #3

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Breakout Series #4

5:00 p.m. – 6 :00 p.m.
Snack Break & Exhibitor Networking

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Evening Reception & Awards Ceremony

Enjoy dinner and networking with industry colleagues! The evening included a special tribute to “Candy Bomber” Colonel Gail Halvorsen and an Awards Presentation to the Airport of the Year, Aviator of the Year, and Aviator Educator of the Year.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 11

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
General Session

The last day of the conference kicked off with news of what’s happening in the world of Aviation from Mike Ginter, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) and Greg Pecoraro National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO).

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Keynote Speaker

David Neeleman, Founder, JetBlue and Breeze Airways

9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Snack Break & Exhibitor Networking

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Breakout Series #5

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Breakout Series #6

12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Boxed Lunch