Aviation technology responds to the challenges of climate change. Renewable aviation fuels, ecological and electric aircraft are here.
Above. Joby Aviation – all electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft in flight. Oliver Walker-Jones, the Head of Marketing, Communications & Brand with Joby Aviation is one of the guest speakers.
The 4th Ecological and Electric Aviation conference in March 9, 2022 will be organised at the Flamingo Centre near Helsinki airport. Travelling to Finland and participating the conference in person provides excellent opportunity to watch, listen and participate the conference sessions and network with other participants. The conference fee 75 euros also includes breakfast, lunch and afternoon coffee. Accommodation at the conference site can be booked separately with a discount rate from the Sokos Hotel Flamingo – information will be provided to those registering to the conference.
It is also possible to participate to the conference online only. The online participation fee is 25 euros.
Program March 9 (changes possible*) – all presentations in English
Important: times are in Finnish local time (and UTC, CET Central European Time)
– – – 08.00 (UTC 06.00, CET 07.00) – – – Networking with breakfast & coffee – – –
09.00 (UTC 07.00, CET 08.00) Welcome
09.01 (UTC 07.01, CET 08.01) Opening speech, Minna Kivimäki, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland (Liikenne- ja viestintäministeriön kansliapäällikkö)
09.30 (UTC 07.30, CET 08.30) Bye Aerospace, George E Bye, CEO
10.00 (UTC 08.00, CET 09.00), Heart Aerospace – Electrifying regional air travel, Dr. Anders Forslund, Heart Aerospace, CEO
10.30 (UTC 08.30, CET 09.30) Airline Considerations to Reducing Emissions, Riku Aho, Vice President Fleet Management, Finnair
11.00 (UTC 09.30, CET 10.30) Flying taxis – how and when? Oliver Walker-Jones, Head of Marketing, Communications & Brand, Joby Aviation
– – – 11.30 (UTC 09.30, CET 10.30) – – – Networking lunch – – –
13.00 (UTC 11.00, CET 12.00) Massoud Javaheri, Commercial Development Manager, Renewable Aviation, Neste
13.30 (UTC 11.30, CET 12.30) Infrastructure: Building the Foundation for Electric Flight, Paul Stith, Associate Vice President of Global Transportation Initiatives, Black & Veatch Strategic Growth
14.00 (UTC 12.00, CET 13.00) Urban Air Mobility for Emergency Medical Services, Dr. Petri Mononen, Principal Scientist at VTT and Coordinator of the AiRMOUR project, VTT Research
14.30 (UTC 12.30, CET 13.30) Steinar Norman Bjugn, CEO, Ehang Scandinavia AS
– – – 15.00 (UTC 13.00, CET 14.00) – – – Networking with coffee – – –
15.30 (UTC 13.30, CET 14.30) EEAC 2022 Discussion: How to make city to city air travel ecological in Scandinavia – invited guest speakers. Introduction to the topic by Fredrik Kämpfe, Director Industry Affairs, Swedish Aviation Industry Group. Fredrik Kämpfe serves as the Electric Aviation Expert in the Electrification Commission of Swedish Government
16.30 (UTC 14.30, CET 15.30) End of conference. See you next year 2023, March 8.
* to be confirmed