Great Learning Opportunities at NBAA-BACE 2017

The upcoming (October 9 – 12, 2017) NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) is more than a great place to see all the new goodies and cool aircraft—there are also a ton of learning and professional development opportunities.

If you plan on attending NBAA-BACE this year, be sure to take advantage of some of these extremely helpful sessions. The show provides great opportunities to learn a lot all in one place.

Here’s just a small sample of the sessions you can attend:


Monday, Oct. 9

8:00am – 5:00pm Inspection Authorization (IA) renewal course

8:00am – 5:00pm Effective leadership in aviation

8:00am – 5:00pm Community relations

9:00am – 1:00pm Single-pilot safety standdown


Tuesday, Oct. 10

10:15am – 11:00am International operations for first time operators

10:30am – 12:00pm All hands on deck: Confronting the personnel shortage

1:00pm – 2:00pm Technology-driven trends in business aviation (This is a Jeppesen-hosted session.)

2:30pm – 3:30pm Certified Aviation Manager (CAM): Certifying the future of business aviation


Wednesday, Oct. 1 1

9:15am – 10:00am Business faster than the speed of sound

9:15am – 10:00am Customs & Border Protection resources

12:15pm – 1:00pm Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) networking session

1:00pm – 2:00pm Simplifying Part 135 compliance


Thursday, Oct. 12

8:00am – 9:45am Cockpit weather: Existing capabilities vs. future “must haves”

9:15am – 10:00am Schedulers & dispatchers pursuing their passion

2:30pm – 3:30pm CONUS Area Forecast (FA) transition

Here’s the full NBAA-BACE program schedule. Review it and find the sessions that would be the most beneficial for you and your operation. And don’t forget to visit Jeppesen at NBAA-BACE—we’ll be in booth C10910, so be sure to stop by and say hello.

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