Places now full - The MAA annual conference: aerospace futures, aerospace forecasts

09:00 - 16:00, Rolls Royce Learning Development Centre, Derby


09:00 – 16:00

Rolls-Royce Learning Development Centre

Derby DE24 9BD


Gold sponsor



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The visions and volumes every aerospace supplier needs to know

The 2013 MAA conference Aerospace futures, aerospace forecasts is a must for senior managers from Midlands and UK aerospace supply chain companies -- who need to understand how the aerospace business environment will evolve:

  • over the 10-20 year time horizon crucial to successful business strategy
  • over the 1-5 year time horizon so vital to good business planning.

Rolls-Royce Learning and Development Centre

Rolls-Royce Derby Learning and Development Centre interior

Rolls-Royce Learning Development Centre


08.00 Registration, refreshments and networking

Morning session

 Aerospace futures

  • keynote presentations on what the future holds for aerospace supply chain companies

Refreshments and networking

Your Big Questions discussed

  • Ask the questions you need answered at this roundtable on supply chain trends, featuring industry keynote speakers and Midlands aerospace industry experts

Lunch and networking

Afternoon session

Get your company ready for the future

  • The MAA experts who work in-depth with aerospace companies on a day-to-day basis give you their top tips for success

Aerospace forecasts

  • Forecasting the short and medium term with distinguished industry analysts

Q & A for the analysts

  • Ask your questions about where the industry is going to our expert analyst panel

16.00 Conference close and networking


Keynote speakers

Our confirmed keynote speakers include:

Marcus Bryson

Marcus Bryson, President and Chief Executive, GKN Aerospace -- also industry co-chair of the UK national Aerospace Growth Partnership and chair of UK aerospace trade association ADS’s Civil Air Transport Board. For more on Marcus Bryson's presentation to the conference click here.

(Robin Southwell, Chief Executive, EADS UK, previously advertised, is now unable to participate; Marcus Bryson has kindly agreed to speak at the conference.)

Pernille Boisen Pernille Boisen, Chief Procurement Officer, Rolls-Royce – the company's most senior purchasing executive. For more on Pernille Boisen's presentation to the conference click here.
Richard Aboulafia Richard Aboulafia, Vice President Analysis, Teal Group -- distinguished, respected and quoted world-wide for his insights into industry trends. For more on Richard Aboulafia's presentation to the conference click here.
David Hygate David Hygate, Director, Europe, TeamSAI -- expert in civil market forecasting and analysis, business strategy, aero-engines, engine MRO and marketing. For more on David Hygate's presentation to the conference click here.
Clive Lewis Clive Lewis, Achieving the Difference LLP -- a strategic marketer and market forecaster with nearly 30 years aerospace experience, who uses that experience to help a wide range of companies grow. Clive Lewis has produced Flightglobal’s Commercial Fleet Forecast. For more on Clive Lewis's presentation to the conference click here.


Our sponsors

Our sponsors have helped us organise what promises to be a superb day designed to give you the knowledge you need to hone your business strategy and plans. For more information click the logos:

Silver sponsors

Bromford Industries ITP Engines Nasmyth Group   Paul Fabrications

Bronze sponsors

Aerospace Aviation Defence KTN   Arrow Solutions    BHR Group        Consult Avila
  Delcam            Ed Fagan   
Euro projects   National Apprenticeship Service   Peterson Spring   RBS   University-of-Birmingham



Registration rates

  First participant Additional participants
MAA member company £250 £150
Member of partner organisation (ADS, AWF, FAC, NDI, NWAA, WEAF) £300 £200
Non-member organisation £350 £350


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