Airports@Work Online

June 16 – 18, 2021

 

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has brought significant disruption to passenger traffic, North American airports remain fully open and operational as essential infrastructure.  Since the very beginning of the pandemic, airports took swift steps to help ensure the health, safety, and security of the traveling public and airport workers.  These proactive actions have added layers of complexity to already complex operations.

ACI-NA’s Airports@Work Online Conference brings together the most complex facets of airport operations. You don’t want to miss our information-packed agenda featuring topics related to safety, security, environment, technology, and technical affairs. Register today to learn from industry leaders in a collaborative discussion about the lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and how the industry will balance priorities moving forward.

Session Topics

  • COVID-19 Recovery & Adaptation-Facilities, Operations, Security, Technology, & Environment
  • Sustainable Airport Development in the 2020s—Planning for Climate Resilient and Equitable Projects
  • Advanced Air Mobility Systems: Beyond the Hype
  • Airport Automation—What’s Here, What’s Coming, and How Can Airports Prepare?
  • Airport Security in a Post-Pandemic Environment—What’s the New Normal?
  • Airport Energy Management—Taking Advantage of Emerging Opportunities

Who Should Attend

This online conference is ideal for any airport industry professional involved with the safe, secure, and efficient operation of North American airports, including:

  • Environmental Affairs Managers
  • Security Professionals
  • Technology and Innovation Leaders
  • Operations, Planning, Engineering and Safety Experts

Sponsor

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities for the 2021 Airports@Work Online event are available.  Please contact sponsorship@airportscouncil.org for additional details.

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Time

Topic

Speaker(s)

1:00-1:15 PM EST

Welcome

Kevin Burke, ACI-NA

1:15-2:15 PM EST

COVID-19 Recovery & Adaptation-Facilities, Operations, Security, Technology, & Environment

Roy Fuhrmann, Minneapolis-St. Paul Metropolitan Airports Commission (Moderator)

Rob Forester, San Francisco Airport

Kevin Gurchak, Pittsburgh International Airport

Daver Malik, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

Joan Zatopek, Oakland International Airport

2:15-2:30 PM EST

Break w/ survey

Melinda Pagliarello, ACI-NA

2:30-3:30 PM EST

Sustainable Airport Development in the 2020s—Planning for Climate Resilient and Equitable Projects

Carly Shannon, C&S Companies (Moderator)

Api Appulingam, Philadelphia International Airport

Jenine McKoy, FAA Office of Environment & Energy

Ralph Redman, San Diego International Airport

Alan Strasser, FAA Office of Airports

3:30 PM EST

Wrap-up

Melinda Pagliarello, ACI-NA

Thursday, June 17, 2021

1:00-1:05 PM EST

Welcome

Chris Oswald, ACI-NA

1:05-2:15 PM EST

Advanced Air Mobility Systems: Beyond the Hype

Adam Bouchard, Tampa International Airport (Moderator)

Greg Albjerg, HNTB

Addison Ferrell, Skyports 

Timothy Middleton, Senior Consultant, HMMH

Byron Thurber, ARUP

2:15-2:30 PM EST

Break

Aneil Patel, ACI-NA

2:30-3:30 PM EST

Airport Automation—What’s Here, What’s Coming, and How Can Airports Prepare?

Eddie Clayson, Salt Lake City International Airport (Moderator)

Sarah Hubbard, Purdue University

Tara Mulrooney, Edmonton International Airport

Dave Wilson, Port of Seattle

3:30 PM EST

Wrap-up

Aneil Patel, ACI-NA

Friday, June 18, 2021

1:00-1:05 PM EST

Welcome

Chris Bidwell, ACI-NA

1:05-2:15 PM EST

Airport Security in a Post-Pandemic Environment—What’s the New Normal?

Renee Tufts, Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (Moderator)

Melissa Conley, Transportation Security Administration

Matt Gilkeson, Transportation Security Administration

Wendy Nixon, Transport Canada (invited)

2:15-2:30 PM EST

Break

Melinda Pagliarello, ACI-NA

2:30-3:30 PM EST

Airport Energy Management—Taking Advantage of Emerging Opportunities

Brad Rolf, Mead & Hunt (Moderator)

Renee Azerbegi, Ambient Energy

Andrew Kuchel, Sage Glass

Scott Morrissey, Denver International Airport

Shawn Schroeder, MPA, AAE, IAP, Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

3:30-3:45 PM EST

Closing Remarks

Chris Oswald, ACI-NA

ACI-NA Members

$99

Non-Members

$199

After registering, you will received two confirmation emails:

  1. ACI-NA Order Confirmation from meetings@airportscouncil.org and
  2. Webinar Confirmation from ACI-NA Webinars no-reply@zoom.us. The Webinar Confirmation email contains your Zoom login information and has an ‘Add to Calendar’ option to ensure you do not miss the webinar. The link should not be shared with others, as it is unique for you.

If you did not receive both emails after registering, please contact ACI-NA Webinars at webinars@airportscouncil.org.

If this is your first time using Zoom, please check the system requirements to avoid any connection issues in advance of the webinar.