Time: 08:00-11:00 EST (13:00-16:00 UTC)
1. Opening and welcome
2. Keynote speeches
Mr Juan Carlos Salazar, Secretary General, ICAO
Mr Patrick Ky, Executive Director, EASA
3. Panel discussions
Panel 1: Regional cooperation: achievements and existing challenges
Regional cooperation, in particular RSOOs and RAIOs, bring tangible benefits and efficiency gains for States and aviation industry in many regions of the world. In the times of COVID-19 pandemic the need and activities changed, however, the relevance of RSOOs is even more visible than before.
The panellists, representing States, local industry, RSOOs and RAIOs will showcase the achievements of the regional organizations, discuss challenges they face and present success stories.
Moderator: Mr. Catalin CotrutPanelists:
Panel 2: Working Together to Strengthen Regional Cooperation
As the aviation industry is working to return to normal operations after the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to explore the importance of building partnership among all stakeholders and collaboration with industry in supporting the regional organizations in order to sustainably and effectively conduct safety oversight services for their Member States.
The panellists representing States, RSOOs and industry will discuss:
Moderator: Mr. Nari Williams-Singh
Summary of the discussions; links to the Recommendations from the HLCC 2021 and presenting conclusions that will be used for proposals for discussions in preparation for the next ICAO Assembly in 2022.