Panelists

Safety Panel

Growth Panel

Doctrine Panel

Standards Panel

Curricula Panel

  • Dr. John Bertrand, Owner, Windsong Aviation Training, Inc., Professor of Aerospace (Ret.), Middle Tennessee State University. Topic: Integrated Training Curricula: New Opportunities for Re-design
  • Dave McVinnie, Designated Pilot Examiner & FAASTeam Representative for Albuquerque FAA FSDO. Topic: FAA Training Standards: The Industry Perspective
  • Thomas Turner, President, Mastery Flight Training, Inc. Topic: Developing Effective Transition and Recurrent Training Curricula
  • Mike Shiflett, MS Aviation. Topic: Creating and Delivering Innovative, Effective Training Curricula

Aviation Educators Panel

  • Mike Gaffney, Flightlogics Aviation Consulting, MCFI, 2007 National Flight Instructor of the Year. Topic: New Airmanship Standards: Teaching Higher Order Pilot Skills
  • Arlynn McMahon, Training Center Manager, Aero-Tech, Inc., MCFI, 2009 National Flight Instructor of the Year. Topic: Preparing Flight Instructors for the Real World of Flight Training
  • Jeff Edwards, President, AVSAFE, MCFI, 2003 National Flight Instructor of the Year. Topic: Changes Needed in Initial and Recurrent Instructor Certification
  • Jeffrey Moss, President, Flying Like the Pros, MCFI, 2010 National Flight Instructor of the Year. Topic: Single Pilot Turbine Training: Challenges Arising from New Technology

Industry Leadership Panel