Professional Standards Conference

April 3-5, 2018
Doubletree by Hilton Seattle
Seattle, Washington

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Draft Agenda

Tuesday, April 3
11:30 a.m. – Noon
Registration
Noon – 5:00 p.m.
Professional Standards 101 Training and Air Line Pilot Code of Ethics
Captain Rick Swanson – Professional Standards Training Coordinator, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Wednesday, April 4
8:00 – 8:30 a.m.
Registration
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Captain Tom Letson – Professional Standards Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Social Media Dos and Don’ts
Mr. Marcus Migliore – Attorney, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
10:30 – 10:45 a.m.
Networking Break
10:45 – 11:45 a.m.
Diversity and Inclusion
First Officer David Pettet – President, National Gay Pilots Association
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
US Airways 1549
First Officer Jeff Skiles – American Airlines
3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Networking Break
3:30 – 5:15 p.m.
Trained for Life
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Offsite Reception & Dinner
Verrazanos Italian Restaurant
28835 Pacific Hwy S
Federal Way, WA 98003
253-946-4122
Attendees are on their own for transportation. Restaurant is about a 15-minute drive from hotel.
Thursday, April 5
8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Professional Standards – Trained for Life
Captain Tom Letson – Professional Standards Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
9:00 – 10:45 a.m.
ATC Professional Standards
A discussion of the means and methodology of how professionalism issues are processed involving air traffic controllers.
Mr. Garth Koleszar – Professional Standards, National Air Traffic Controllers Association
10:45 – 11:00 a.m.
Networking Break
11:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Diversity in Flying: A Manufacturer’s Perspective
Captain Rod Skaar – Chief Pilot for Production Flight Test, Boeing Aerospace
11:30 a.m. – Noon
Closing Remarks
Captain Tom Letson – Professional Standards Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Noon – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch
1:15 – 5:00 p.m.
Breakout Meetings
Breakout 1: Delta MEC
Breakout 2: United MEC
Breakout 3: FedEx MEC
5:00 p.m.
Meeting Adjourned

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