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2018 Agenda

MONDAY – FEB 19

Optional Activities

7:00am – 4:00pm
(8:30am shotgun start)
Golf Tournament

Barton Creek Golf Course

9:00am – 5:00pm

Registration Open

9:00am – 3:15pm Texas Music and History Tour
9:30am – 2:30pm Half Day on the Ranch

Hill Country Private Ranch

5:00pm – 7:00pm Cocktail Reception – Meet & Greet

Hilton Austin Pre-Function Area

TUESDAY – FEB 20

Day 1 of Conference

7:30am – 8:30 Breakfast and Registration
8:30am – 9:15 CwC Opening Remarks and SD Announcements:

Jim Jensen, SD Founder & CEO; David Greenhill, President; Chris Moore, CCO

9:15am – 9:45 Iridium Update
Matt Desch, Iridium CEO
9:45am – 10:00 Break
10:05am – 11:30 Keynote Guest Speaker:
Kevin Mitnick, Cyber Security expert
11:30am – 12:00pm Cyber Security in Business Aviation
Josh Wheeler, SD Director, Entry into Service
12:00pm – 12:55 Lunch
1:00pm – 1:30 SD Pro: Innovative Software for Flight Ops
Doug Stewart, SD Sr. VP Software Solutions
1:30pm – 2:00 Gulfstream Update
Jeff Gayon, Gulfstream Director, Technical Sales and Development
2:05pm – 3:05
(Breakout Sessions)
Cyber Security Risk Management Part I (PDP credits)
Mark Mata, SD Training Director
Military/Government Services – COMSAT
Kevin West, COMSAT CCO
FlightPath 3D
Duncan Jackson, FlightPath 3D President
World Fuel | Colt Trip Support
JVincent Clemente, Account Manager
3:05pm – 3:20 Break
3:25pm – 3:45 SD Training
Mark Mata, SD Training Director
3:50pm – 4:20
(Breakout Sessions)
SD Hardware & Integrations
Jason Sperry, SD Director Product Management; Tony Fracker, SD Principal Integration Lead
The State of the Market in 2018 – Mente Group SmartSky Networks
Darren Emery, Director, Product Support Engineering
4:30pm – 6:00 Happy Hour
Hilton Austin Pre-Function Area
6:30pm -11:00pm Dinner and Live Music @ Star Hill Ranch

WEDNESDAY – FEB 21

Day 2 of Conference

7:30am – 8:30 Breakfast
8:30am – 9:30 Keynote Guest Speaker
Robert “Hoot” Gibson, former American Naval Officer, Retired NASA Astronaut, Test Pilot
9:35am – 10:05 SD Innovations: The Future of Connectivity Hardware
Ken Bantoft, SD CTO
10:05am – 10:35 Inmarsat Update
Rupert Pearce, Inmarsat CEO
10:35am – 10:50 Break
10:55am – 11:25 Viasat Update
Jerry Goodwin, Viasat SVP, Global Mobile Broadband
11:30am – 12:30pm
(Breakout Sessions)
Cyber Security Risk Management Part II (PDP credits)
Mark Mata, SD Training Director
Military/Government Services – SDC
Stefan Tilliard, SDC CCO
SD Scheduler
Sue Sophabmixay, SD Sr Product Manager
SmartSky Networks
Darren Emery, ‎Director, Product Support Engineering
12:30pm – 1:25 Lunch
1:30pm – 2:00 Managed Services: Tax and Compliance Reporting to Save Money
Ryan DeMoor, SD Manager Aviation Tax and Finance
2:00pm – 2:30 Network Operators – Panel Discussion
2:35pm – 3:05
(Breakout Sessions)
SD Hardware & Integrations
Jason Sperry, SD Director Product Management; Tony Fracker, SD Principal Integration Lead
World Fuel | Colt Trip Support
JVincent Clemente, Account Manager
SD Scheduler
Sue Sophabmixay, SD Sr. Product Manager
3:05pm – 3:20 Break
3:25pm – 3:55 SD Customer Perspective – Panel Discussion
4:00pm – 5:30 JX Workshop
Kuen Damiano, SD Sr. Product Support Engineer; Andrew Deibel, SD Strategic Partnership Support Specialist;
Brett Paterson, Inmarsat Technical Manager
5:30pm – 6:00 Official Conference Close
David Greenhill, President; Chris Moore, COO
6:30pm – 11:00 Dinner and Live Music @ Come and Take It Live

THURSDAY – FEB 22

Day 3 of Conference (Optional)

8:30am – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00am – 1:00pm
(Lunch included)
CyberSAFE Training
Mark Mata, SD Training Director; Jason Rigby, SD Manager Technical Training