The specially built aircraft for flying-in resource persons, discussants and officials of the much-touted 26th annual international seminar of the League of Aviation and Airport Correspondents-Nigeria, LAAC-N, has safely arrived at Lagos Sheraton Hotel & Towers, with all passengers and seminar materials on board in top-notch.
According to the specially decorated commander of the special flight, “Capt” Olusegun Koiki, Chairman, the League of Aviation and Airport Correspondents-Nigeria, LAAC-N, every material particular to make for a very rich and robust discourse is in the cabin and will be unpacked in the next 48 hours, circa 8 am, Thursday morning, 28th July 2022, and avail to every participant that grace the occasion either virtually or physically.
The theme of the seminar is “Sunset Airports: Economic & Safety Implications”. And as such, the discussion has been arranged to comb critical sub-themes that will enable justice to be done to the main theme.
By 9 am on the D day, the registration of participants will kick off. And at 9.50 am: guests will be formally called to order in preparation for the kickoff.
At 10 am, guests will be formally welcomed.
10 am-10.10 am: Introduction of guests and ushering them to their seats.
10.10am-10.12am: National anthem rendition
10.12-10.21am: Welcome address by Mr Olusegun Koiki, Chairman, LAAC.
10.21 am-10.35 am: Opening remark by the Conference Chairman, Mr Bernard Bankole, Chairman, Finchglow Holdings
10.35 am-10.41 am: An audiovisual documentary on the Nigeria Aviation Sector
10.41 am-10.51 am: Special Remark by the Special Guest of Honour: Senator Hadi Sirika, Minister of Aviation.
10.51am-11.11am: FIRST PAPER– By Prof Anthony Kila:-
THEME: PASSENGER EXPERIENCE IN DAYLIGHT AIRPORTS.
11.11am – 11.21am: QUESTION & ANSWER
11.21 am-11.41 am: Presentation of LAAC annual magazine, TRAVEL WATCH
11.41am-Noon: TEA BREAK
12 Noon-12.30pm: PAPER TWO
THEME- “MAXIMIZING RUNWAYS UTILIZATION”
Speaker-: Mr George Uriesi, Chief Operating Officer, COO, Ibom Air.
12.30-1.00pm: Question & Answer
1.00pm-1.20pm: FIRST PANEL DISCUSSION:
Moderator: Mr Tunji Oketumbi, General Manager, Corporate Communications, Accident Investigation Bureau-Nigeria, AIB-N
A. Capt Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu, Managing Director, MD, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN
B. Dr Wale Babalakin, Chairman, Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Ltd., BASL. Concessionaire managing MMA2, Ikeja, Lagos
C. Capt Rowland Iyayi, Chief Executive Officer, TopBrass Aviation Ltd.
D. Prof. Mansur Matazu, Director General, DG, Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NIMET
E. Mrs Sussan Akpoborie, President, National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies, NANTA
1.20-2.00pm: Question & Answer:
2.00pm- 2.20pm: SECOND PANEL DISCUSSION:
Moderator- Mr Olumide Ohunayo, Assistant General Secretary, Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative, ASRTI.
A. Capt Nuhu Musa, Director General, DG, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA
B. Engr Akin Olateru, Honourable Commissioner/Chief Executive, CE, Accident Investigation Bureau-Nigeria, AIB-N
C. Barrister Allen Onyema, Chairman, Air Peace Ltd
D. Mr Matthew Lawrence Pwajok, Acting Managing Director, MD, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA
E. Mr Ikechi Uko, Publisher, Travellers’ Weekend Magazine
2.20pm- 2.40pm: Comments, Observations, & Questions
2.40 pm-3.00 pm: LAAC 2022 AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
VOTE OF THANKS!!! & ANNOUNCEMENT OF DATE FOR 2023 EDITIONShare