Jeff Skiles is currently employed as a pilot with American Airlines. In the past he was the Vice President of Communties and Member Programs for EAA, a 200,000 member recreational pilot organization. Prior to that he served as the Vice-President of the Coalition of Airline Pilots Association advocating for safety and security issues affecting airline pilots.
Jeff will forever be known for 3 1/2 minutes over the Hudson River in January, 2009 when he and Sully Sullenberger piloted their stricken Airbus 320 airliner carrying 155 people to a safe landing in the waters off Manhattan.
From this event Jeff has recieved many awards ranging from the Smithsonian Institution's Award for Current Achievement to the Masters Medal from the Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators.
March 24th, 2020
Exclusive Opening Cocktail - By invitation RSVP
Informal gathering leaders of the local and the international business aviation industry.
Where: Pop & Pope, 28 HaArba’a st. Tel Aviv, North Tower, 14th floor
March 25th, 2020
Business Aviation Conference
Mr. Gal Peleg, President & CEO, Jetsetter
Knesset Member Bezalel Smutrich, Minister of Transportation
Business Aviation Regulatory Insights
Mr. Adrian Tickle, Flight Operations Technical Manager, Isle of Man
Panel: Our Future Vector - Faster, Farther & Higher?
10:50 Coffee Break
11:50 Sustainable Aviation Fuel
Mr. Thierry Assa, International Sales Manager – Business Aviation EMEA, World Fuel Services
Private Jet Finance - the good, the bad and the ugly
Mr. Chris Partridge, Director – Head of Private Aviation, Deutsche Bank Wealth Management
Innovation in Business Travel
Mrs. Iya Magen, CEO of Talma Travel & Tours
5-Year New & Pre-Owned Business Aviation Market Forecast
Mr. Pascal Bachmann, Senior Vice President of Sales - EMEA, Jetcraft
SKYPATH- Engage Crowdsourcing to Enhance Safety and Efficiency in the Air
Mrs. Maya Shpak, Chief Operating Officer, Yamasee
The Miracle on the Hudson
First Officer Jeff Skiles
Where: Hilton Hotel, 205 Hayarkon st.Tel Aviv
Early Bird (until February 29th, 2020): 250 NIS / $73 / €66
Registration fee: 300 NIS /$87/€79
March 26th, 2019
Israeli aviation special tour to an air force base
* Full details- will be soon updated
Registration fee: 400 NIS /$116/€105