PACDEFF/AAvPA/SafeSkies 2021, 21/22 October – Proposed Program Structure

The conference this year will showcase not only the best of CRM and Aviation Human Factors with our PACDEFF traditional practitioner focus on Day 1 and 2, but will also allow delegates to gain wider exposure to research and discussion on Aviation Safety, Human Factors and Aviation Psychology topics, through the combined conference structure.

Proposed Program

PACDEFF 2021 will be a two day conference consisting of world class presentations and contemporary and relevant workshops.

It will be held over 21/22 October at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Coogee Beach, Sydney, Australia

A call for speakers will be made around early May, with the final program being announced around early June.

Day 1 – 21 October

0900-0915    Welcome
0920-1005    Keynote 1: TBA
1005-1050    Keynote 2: TBA
1050-1120    Morning Tea
1125-1210    Keynote 3: TBA
1210-1310    Lunch
1310-1355    Keynote 4: TBA
1400-1445    Keynote 5: TBA
1445-1515    Afternoon Tea
1515-1600    Keynote 6: TBA
1600-1645    Keynote 7: TBA
1650-1700    Day 1 Wrap Up

1830-1900    Pre-dinner drinks (TBC)
1900-2200    Conference Dinner – Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach / Barzura (TBC)

Day 2 – 22 October

Three parallel forums will be run with presentations and/or workshops to be hosted by the three hosting organisations.

Forum 1 – PACDEFF

0900-0910    Welcome
0910-0935    Plenary Presentation
0940-1005    Plenary Presentation
1010-1035    Plenary Presentation
1035-1100    Morning Tea

1100-1230    Parallel Sessions: Flight Crew Forum; Cabin Crew Forum; ATC/General Forum

1230-1315    Lunch

1315 – 1645  Workshop 1: HOP Lab: An introduction to Learning Teams and New View Safety (Andy Shone)

1315-1445   Workshop 2: Facilitator Skills for Human Factors Trainers (TBA)

1445-1515  Afternoon Tea

1515-1645   Workshop 3: TBA

1645-1700   Day 2 and Conference Wrap Up

Forum 2 – AAvPA

A program structure will be released shortly.

Forum 3 – SafeSkies

A program structure will be released shortly.

Social Events

The following social events are provisionally planned to allow networking opportunities:

20 Oct – Informal Welcome sponsored by Southpac Aerospace, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Coogee Beach (1700-1900)

21 Oct – Conference Dinner at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Coogee Beach or Barzura (TBC)