© 2019 Aircraft Cabin Air Conference 

17 - 18 September 2019
Imperial College London
Kensington, London
SW7 2AZ
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Conference Schedule

17th September - 18th September 2019

DAY ONE

17th September 2019

Registration: 08:00 - 09:00

SESSION 1

Conference Introduction

Conference host

Opening Keynote Speech

Captain Tristan Loraine

Dealing with Cabin Odor Events

​Ricardo Pavia

TAP Engineers

A Commander's Perspective

Captain Janet Bevan

Captain Eric Baillet

A Union Perspective

Howard Beckett

Assistant General Secretary of Unite for Legal and Politics

 

Q&A

REFRESHMENT BREAK

SESSION 2

SHORT FILM

"Cabin Air Quality an FAA Overview"

IFALPA Position on Cabin Fumes

Dr Antti Tuori MD

IFALPA - HUPER Vice Chair, A320 CDR, M.D, PhD

Flight Crew Related Issues

Gitte Furdal Damm

Human Factors Consultant

A Brief Background - An Air Accident Investigator's Perspective

Tony Cable

Aircraft Accident Investigation Consultant (AAIB - Retired)

Contaminated Air: A Flight Safety Issue?

Captain Nick McHugh

GCAQE Board Member

Q&A

LUNCH - 13:00

SESSION 3

Cabin Air Sampling of Organophosphates during Fume Events in Australia

Marcus Diamond

Australian Federation of Pilots

 

Bleed Air Contamination Detection

Professor Byron Jones

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

 

Monitoring Cabin Air Quality on Commercial Aircraft

Rick Mlcak

Senior Principal Engineer and Cabin Air Quality SME at PALL R&D

Q&A

REFRESHMENT BREAK

SESSION 4

SHORT FILM

"TIPP & TCP in Profile"

Why the Brain is the Most Vulnerable Target Organ in Chronic Organophosphate Exposure

Emeritus Professor C. V. Howard.  MB. ChB. PhD. FRCPath

University of Ulster

Health Effects of Air Pollution

Professor Terry Tetley

PhD, FSB, Professor of Lung Cell Biology

Aircraft Cabin Air - Neurotoxicity

Daniel Dumalin, M.Sc.(Psy)

Research Psychologist specialised in Neurophysiology

Respiratory Disease caused by Aerotoxic Syndrome: A Case Series

Dr Jordi Roig, M.D, PhD, FCCP

Respiratory Physician

Q&A

JAZZ DRINKS RECEPTION

18:00 - 20:30

END OF DAY ONE

DAY TWO

18th September 2019

Refreshments 08:00 - 09:00

SESSION 5

Opening Keynote Speech

The Triumph of Doubt: Dark Money and the Science of Deception

Professor David Michaels

PhD, MPH, Milken Institute School of Public Health of George Washington University

The Regulatory Implications of Bleed Air Supply Contamination

Dr Susan Michaelis  

PhD, ATPL, University of Stirling

 

Cabin Air Contamination - A Summary of Engineering Arguments

Professor Dr.Ing. Dieter Scholz

MSME, Aircraft Design and Systems Group (AERO) - Hamburg University of Applied Sciences    

A GP's Perspective on Fume Events over 20 years

Dr Moira Somers, M.D, General Practitioner 

 

Q&A

REFRESHMENT BREAK

SESSION 6

Oil Fume Events - How Often?

Judith Anderson  

 

An Approach to the Investigation of Symptomatic Persons after Exposure to Aircraft Fume Events

Dr Jonathan Burdon

Consultant Respiratory Physician    

Legal Summary

Judy Cullinane  

Aviation Legal Consultant 

Occupational Health Problems of Flight Attendants

Adjunct Assistant Professor James E. Cone, M.D

    

Q&A

LUNCH - 13:00 

SESSION 7

DeoxoTM Ozone and Ozone/VOC Converters: Essential for Cabin Clean Air

Victor Leung 

Global Marketing Manager, Clean Air - BASF 

 

Collaborative Development of An Aircraft Fresh Filtration System

David Stein

VP, Aerospace Global Strategic Marketing Pall Corporation 

   

Q&A

REFRESHMENT BREAK

SESSION 8

  

Making the Safety Case for Aircraft Operators

Cliff Edwards 

Aviation Risk Management Consultant (retired)

 

Suspected Air Quality Problems Onboard - Experience & Actions

Richard Hansen

Technical Safety Officer - Safety Office Icelandair

Cabin Crew and Toxic Fumes

Lori Bassani

President of APFA

Cabin Crew Perspective

Melissa Dray

Former Crew Member

Closing Speech

Countess of Mar 

Member of the House of Lords and GCAQE Co-Patron   

END OF DAY TWO

18:00