2009 Air Transportation Laboratory Research Symposium

We are pleased to announce the schedule for the second annual Air Transportation Laboratory Research Symposium.
It will be held at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center on the 1st and 2nd of December 2009.
If you plan to attend, please contact Vivian Robinson-O’neal at vivian.robinson@aerospace.gatech.edu so that we can plan accordingly.

Tuesday, 1 December 2009

1:00 Welcome and Overview

  • Barry Smith
    • Chair of Air Transportation Laboratory Advisory Board
    • Senior Vice-President and Chief Scientist, Sabre Inc. (Retired)
    • Edenfield Executive-in-Residence at School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
    • Georgia Tech

1:15 Surface and Terminal Area Research Presentations

  • Christopher Brinton
    • President
    • Mosaic Inc.
  • John-Paul Clarke
    • Associate Professor of Aerospace and Industrial and Systems Engineering
    • Director of the Air Transportation Laboratory
    • Georgia Tech
  • Gustaf Sölveling
    • Ph.D. Candidate in Industrial and Systems Engineering
    • Georgia Tech

3:30 Break

4:00 Surface and Terminal Area Research Presentations (continued)

  • Eric Feron
    • Dutton-Ducoffe Professor of Aerospace Software Engineering
    • Georgia Tech
  • Liling Ren
    • Research Engineer
    • Georgia Tech

5:30 Student Poster Session

6:30 Adjourn to Dinner

Wednesday, 2 December 2009

8:00 En Route Research Presentations

  • David Lovell
    • Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    • University of Maryland
  • Senay Solak
    • Assistant Professor of Management
    • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Clayton Tino
    • Doctoral Student in Aerospace Engineering
    • Georgia Tech

10:15 Break

10:45 Airline Schedule Planning Presentations

  • Cynthia Barnhart
    • Associate Dean of Engineering
    • Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    • MIT
  • Amy Cohn
    • Associate Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering
    • University of Michigan

12:15 Lunch with Featured Presentation:

NextGen – How do we get there from here

  • Karen Toner
    • Special Advisor to the Secretary of Transportation
    • U.S. Department of Transportation

1:30 Airline Operations and Recovery Presentations

  • Jon Petersen
    • Ph.D. Candidate in Industrial and Systems Engineering
    • Georgia Tech
  • Sergey Shebalov
    • Research Scientist
    • Sabre, Inc.

3:00 Adjourn to Advisory Board Meeting and Simulator/Lab Tour

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