Program & docs

Once again, the conference was a unique opportunity to take your career in aviation a notch higher and move your organisation’s safety culture a step up on the maturity ladder. With speakers from across Africa and the rest of the world, the program was designed to equip you with the latest skills, tools, technology and best practices.

Documents from SiAA 2016 conference

Kok, Tom – Safety training outside the box
Howard, Richard – Crew Resource Management (CRM) and culturally specific behaviours
Smeitink, Jan, – The Anatomy of Incident Investigation
Somer, Rob – Safety performance & helicopter operations in Africa
Rivals de Mazere, Geraud – ATR Performance Based Navigation for Regional Operations
Ndichu, Hellen (Rwandair) – Organizational growth and safety
Jesse, Dave (Flight Data Services) – Flight Data Analysis & IATA’s FDX Program
(Click here for more general information about Flight Data Analysis & case studies)
Knechtli, Simon – Demonstrating operational safety excellence to your insurance
Smeitink, Jan – Accident investigation & legal proceedings

The 2016 Conference Agenda Development Committee established this exciting program for you. This year’s committee includes:
– Jo Gillespie, director Gates Aviation
– Geraud de Rivals – Mazeres, Regional Flight Safety Director, ATR Aircraft
– Eve Jackson, safety manager Coastal Aviation (Tanzania)
– Bert Kraan, boardmember, AviAssist Foundation
– Gabriel Lesa, director general, Civil Aviation Authority (Zambia)
– Hellen Ndichu, safety manager Rwandair
– Daniel Wanjala, aviation safety officer, MONUSCO (UN) – Uganda

Want to get updates on the conference and the program development? Join our mailing list by following the ‘Join Email list’ button at the top right side of this page.

Want to see what you missed last year? Take a look at our video of a previous edition by clicking here.

Documents from the 2015 conference

Bruggeling, Jaco (Capt) – KLM & Aeronautical Information Services Africa – Capt. Jaco Bruggeling SiAA 2015

Griffin, Martin – Occurrence Reporting in Air Navigation Service Providers

Jesse, Dave (CEO) – Flight Data Management – Data Sharing by Flight Data Services SiAA 2015

Knechtli, Simon (Willis Insurance) – Aviation insurance & Africa

Kok, Tom – African aviation safety: Where do we go from here?

Maat, Hans van der – Rules to safely fly lithium battery shipments – by Special Cargo Services (SCS)
Lithium batteries video – for cargo & ramp personnel from the UK CAA & US FAA
Lithium batteries video – for crew members from the UK CAA & US FAA

Ndikumana, Arthemon – ICAO Presentation on Runway Safety

Ndichu, Helen & Kamikazi, Sonia – Rwandair presentation on National Regulations & IOSA – working complementary?