Luis Felipe de Oliveira
Luis Felipe de Oliveira joined ACI World as Director General in June 2020, bringing with him vast experience in commercial and technical aviation.
He successfully led the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) between October 2017 and May 2020, promoting positive change in the organisation. Prior to joining ALTA, de Oliveira served as World Fuel Services' Vice President Supply Development for Latin America and Caribbean where he was responsible for improving World Fuel's aviation fuel business in the region. For 10 years, de Oliveira served IATA, leading fuel and airport campaigns with governments, oil companies, fuel service providers and airports for the Americas, Africa and the Middle East regions, based in Switzerland. He also served 12 years at Shell with a focus on Latin America and the Caribbean, and Africa and Europe, based in the Netherlands.
Andrea S. Freeburg
U.S. Federal Aviation Administration
Andrea Schwartz Freeburg is a Foreign Affairs Specialist with the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Office of International Affairs. She currently serves as the Southeast Asia desk officer, where she is responsible for coordination with USG and international partners to promote collaboration in civil aviation safety, security, and efficiency in the region. Andrea previously served as the Caribbean desk officer (2017-2021), and in the FAA office of Environment and Energy as an Environmental Protection Specialist and agency lead for climate adaptation (2011-2017).
Andrea has a Master of Arts in International Security from George Mason University and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from The College of William and Mary.
Rachel Burbidge joined EUROCONTROL in 2005. She has been leading EUROCONTROL's work on climate change adaptation and resilience since 2009, authoring the organisation's ground-breaking Challenges of Growth work on Climate Adaptation, and several peer-reviewed journal articles. She leads EUROCONTROL's contribution to the ICAO CAEP Working Group on CORSIA, where she leads tasks on MRV, and is also a member of the ICAO CAEP Working Group on Airport and Operations, where she co-leads the work on climate adaptation. She has degrees in Environmental Studies and Sustainable Development.
PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero)
Devy currently holds the position of Marketing and Services Director of PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero) since 22 December 2017.
Previously, Devy was appointed as a Special staff for the State Owned Enterprise Ministry and a member of Board of Commissionaire of Telkom Indonesia Tbk.
She has extensive experience in marketing communications and business management areas from various industries. Prior to joining the State Owned Enterprise Ministry, Devy held several strategic position such as: Marketing and Communication Director at World Wide Fund (WWF) Indonesia from 2009 – 2016 and Chief Consultant at Tricom Group (2007 – 2009), General Manager Competency at Surveyor Indonesia (1996-2004), Managing Director Indonesia at Friday Concepts Sdn. Bhd (2005 – 2007).
Devy obtained her Bachelor Degree from the Faculty of Fisheries Bogor Agricultural University in 1993 and Master Degree in Environmental Health Management from New Haven University, Connecticut, United States in 1996.
Airport Authority Hong Kong, China
Eric Cheung is the Manager, Airfield Department of Airport Authority Hong Kong. He joined Airfield Department in 2007 and responsible for contract management.
In 2014, Mr. Cheung was appointed Airfield Duty Manager. He was responsible for daily operations of the Airfield function, included accident and incident handling and investigation, airfield management and maintenance, aircraft stand allocation, and annual aircraft crash exercise.
Mr. Cheung is now looking after the implementation and development of GSE Pooling Scheme and Electrification programme of HKIA.
Before joining the Airport Authority Hong Kong, he worked for a multinational ground handling agent as a Duty Manager. He was responsible for aircraft turnaround process.
Mr. Cheung obtained his Bachelor degrees of Marketing and E-Commerce and Master degree of Logistics from the Australia.
H. Fatih Altay
IGA Istanbul Airport
Aviation in Sweden creates a lot of emotions. But our decisions must be based on logic and facts. The flights of the future are fossil-free. To get there, the entire toolbox needs to be used. Even though Jannike didn't become the carpenter she wanted when she was a kid, she and Swedavia have shown that it's possible to combine great business benefits with proactive climate work.
Jannike has many years of experience in strategic sustainability work and how we can create lasting change with the help of innovation and commitment from everyone involved. Jannike is stubborn, dares to challenge and knows that success is based on collaborations. Her master's studies in political science and sustainable development have contributed to an interdisciplinary approach. At the end of 2020, Swedavia reached the goal of zero fossil carbon emissions from the airport operations the company has under its own management. What Swedavia has done, what challenges Swedavia overcame and how these have been handled, Jannike will share. Jannike will also disclose what Swedavia will do next - because the decarbonization of aviation is in full force in Sweden.
European Investment Bank
Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency – ANAC
Technical coordinator of environmental protection and climate-related subjects for the Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency, acting in the subjects of noise, pollutants, and climate-related emissions both at the national and international levels. Represents Brazil in the Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection (CAEP).
Smart Airport Systems
Maxime Mahieu is Chief Executive Officer of SMART AIRPORT SYSTEMS, part of the Alvest Group, worldwide leader in Aviation Ground Support Equipment. SMART AIRPORT SYSTEMS mission is to drastically reduce ground emissions at airports through innovative Pay per Use solutions allowing Airlines to save fuel on the ground at no investment and no risk.
Mr. Mahieu started his airport emissions reduction journey 18 years ago when he specialized a Belgian industrial refrigeration company in ground aircraft cooling to offer an effective alternative to the use of APU.
In addition to his CEO role at Smart Airport Systems, Maxime Mahieu is chairman of Lebrun Company and member of the Alvest Group Steering Committee.
We welcome Mr. Mahieu to elaborate further on the ZERO GROUND EMISSIONS solutions developed by Smart Airport Systems.
NACO, a company of Royal HaskoningDHV
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
Sarah Ziomek is the Sustainability Program Manager at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW Airport) responsible for sustainability, environmental grants, air quality, climate action, and zero waste initiatives. She supports the Airport's strategic partnership with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) as the DFW lead on projects related to energy optimization and renewables integration for buildings and fleets. Sarah also serves as a National Technical Advisory Board member for the Athena Project, a three-year national lab-led project aimed at helping transportation hubs achieve ambitious energy goals by improving the efficiency of mobility.
Sarah received her B.S. and M.S. in Environmental Science from Texas Christian University. She is a Certified Ecologist and has served in the capacity of environmental scientist and wetland specialist. Her previous experience includes environmental consulting for multiple industries as well as work for the Botanical Research Institute of Texas and the National Park Service. In her free time, Sarah enjoys spending time outdoors playing tennis, cycling, and backpacking.
Rotterdam The Hague Innovation Airport (RHIA)
Miranda Janse has been Managing Director of Rotterdam The Hague Innovation Airport (RHIA) since November 2019. With decades of experience in the field of developing and implementing policy for clean energy and regional development, she has dedicated herself to realise accelerated innovation investments in the region of Rotterdam. Her focus point with RHIA is bringing companies, knowledge institutions, and governments and implementing partners together to make innovation fly.
Skilled and experienced in aviation industry with an entrepreneurial mindset and dealing with complex projects, program and business process management, strategy development and stakeholder management. Worked on a wide range of (exchange) projects, programs and initiatives while leading and motivating the teams and processes onsite and remotely.
Wiedo Mulder skilled and experienced in the aviation industry for more than 30 years including in the field of Alliances & Joint Ventures, Flight Operations, Ground Handling, Cargo Operations, Operational Control, Training and Consultancy. In the period 2006 to 2020 he was often found in Asia (Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Japan, China, Thailand and Singapore) and he gained a lot of experience in setting up projects and collaborations between international parties and as a member and chairman of several ICAO and IATA aviation working groups. As a result, he has also become a 'cross-cultural professional by experience' with an affinity and feeling for politics, culture, social and business aspects.
As the creator and executive project manager of International (exchange) programs and partnerships between authorities and companies from the aviation sector, he has made a major contribution to successful optimization and savings projects (e.g. fleet optimization, fuel/CO2, crew costs and royalties). Wiedo Mulder is a creative entrepreneur with an economic/technical background, enjoys pioneering, innovating and a challenge with a practical approach to problem solving.
Urban Air Port Ltd
Melina Santos Vanderlinder
VINCI Airports Aerodom
Environmental and Sustainability Engineer currently working in aviation. Professional experience in environmental and social impact assessment, due diligence, and audits to comply with Lenders standards.
Experience managing Environmental, Social, Health and Safety (EHS) following the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Performance Standards for: Thermal Power Plants; Electric Power Transmission and Distribution; Ports, Harbors and Terminals.
Since 2014, managing the implementation of Integrated Environmental, Health and Safety Management Systems under the ISO standards. Research experience on sustainability, sanitation in the developing world and applying remote sensing techniques to aid environmental issues. Current research on remote sensing applied to coastal systems to map spread of invasive species and biogas production.