Schedule at a glance

Friday, May 3
1 – 5 p.m. Continuing Legal Education sessions
1 – 2 p.m. NTSB Factual Report: Admissible or Not
  • W. Ashby Underhill, Coquina Law Group
2 – 3 p.m. Bad Faith – The Case for a Prompt Investigation
and Expeditious Settlement Offer

  • Elizabeth Vasseur Browne, Cooling & Herbers
  • Michele Sears, Wilson Elser
3 – 4 p.m. Lessons from the Amazon: In-Country Emergency
Response in the Foreign Air Accident/Incident Case

  • Robert Torricella, Torricella Law PLLC
4 – 5 p.m. Handling Spoliation of Evidence Issues in
Aviation Cases

  • Susan Hofer, Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog
  • Mica Nguyen Worth , Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog
Saturday, May 4
8:00 a.m. – 2 p.m. AIA Golf Tournament and Lunch for Golfers
7:30 a.m. Sporting Clays Departure
8:30 – 2:30 p.m. AIA Sporting Clay Tournament
8 – 10 a.m. Women in Aviation Event
4 – 5 pm. Education Committee Meeting
5:30 – 6 p.m. New Member/First-Timer Reception
6 – 7:30 p.m. Opening Reception
Sunday, May 5
7 – 8 a.m. Breakfast with Exhibitors
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Continuing Insurance Education Sessions
8 – 9 a.m. International Aviation (Re-)Insurance Market Update
  • Benjamin Weber, Partner Re
  • Selina Tvenge, Partner Re
9 – 10 a.m. Interesting Claims, Accidents and Incidents
  • Don Chupp, Fireside Partners, Inc.
10 – 11 a.m. GA Adoption of Airline-Style Safety & Risk Management:
An Owner-Pilots Perspective Raising the Bar for Citation Safety
  • Andrew Broom, Citation Jet Pilots, Inc.
  • David Miller, Citation Jet Pilots Association
11 a.m. – Noon Additional Insured Issues: Exclusions, Aircraft and GL Policies
  • Glenn Vallach, USAIG
Noon – 1 p.m. Lunch
1 – 2 p.m. Pilot Shortage – Industry Challenge and Solutions
  • Amanda Ferraro, Aviation Safety Solutions, LLC
  • Robert Werderich, Illinois Aviation Academy
2 – 3 p.m. Adventures in General Liability: Coverage of FBOs and MROs
  • John Springrose, Higginbotham Insurance Agency, Inc.
  • Andrea Palmer, Higginbotham Insurance Agency, Inc.
3 – 4 p.m. APS Insurance Overview
  • Nicolas Methven, Global Aerospace
4 – 5 p.m. Back to The Future of Aviation Insurance
  • Luke Uithoven, Kimmel Aviation Insurance
  • Britt Kral, Hallmark Aerospace
  • Walter Voights von Forster, Munich Re
Monday, May 6
8 – 9 a.m. Breakfast with exhibitors
9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. General Session
9 – 9:15 a.m. President’s Welcome
9:15 – 10:00 a.m. John Brogan, USAIG
10 – 10:15 a.m. CAIP/CAIP Gold Award
10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 – 11:10 a.m. Pete Bunce, GAMA
11:10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TBA
12 – 12:15 p.m. Pinnacle Award
12:15 – 1 p.m. Lunch
1 – 1:45 p.m. Shaesta Waiz, Dreams Soar
2 – 4 p.m. DIVISION SESSIONS
Attorney/Claims
  • Mitch Garber, ESi

Agent/Brokers
6 – 9 p.m. Monday Night Party