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Why Paris

Security and Border Control Summit
Airport Exchange 2014, Delivered in partnership by ACI EUROPE and ACI Asia-Pacific,
CNIT, Paris, France, November 3-5th

Conference Theme Announced:

"Best in Class – Adapting to new threats, while changing the mindset to provide security as a service"


Security Summit

The quality and seniority of speakers at the ACI Security Summit has always been high. In 2011 the keynote address was delivered by John S. Pistole, Administrator, TSA

* invited to conference

Tuesday 4 November 2014

09.00 – 10.00

Keynote Arena

Keynote Arena for all delegates

Welcome Addresses:

  • ACI EUROPE Olivier Jankovec,
    Director General,

  • ACI Asia-Pacific Patti Chau,
    Regional Director,

  • Aeroports De Paris Augustin de Romanet,
    Chairman & CEO,
    Aéroports de Paris

Keynote Address:

  • Speakers TBC

10.00 - 11.00 - Official Exhibition Opening and Coffee Break

11.00 - 11.45

Opening Session

Welcome Address:

  • David Trembaczowski-Ryder,
    Head of Aviation Security,

Keynote Addresses

1st Keynote Address

  • Marjeta Jager,
    Director for Policy Coordination and Security,
    DG MOVE, European Commission

Presentation title TBC

2nd Keynote Address

  • Cyril Dujardin,
    CEO & President,
    Morpho Detection International

“When will technology be ready, to realise desired industry goals for security and border checkpoints?”

11.45 – 13.00

First Working Session
Threats, funding models and future thinking – what are the Paris airports doing to tackle the security challenges of a modern day hub?

Chairman Presentation:

The airport

  • Erick Bourai
    Head of Aviation, Security Policy

Panellist Presentations:

The airline

  • Gilles Leclair*,
    VP Security,
    Air France

The regulator

  • Eric Plaisant,
    Assistant Director of Security and Defence in Directorate of,
    Civil Aviation (DGCA)

The supplier

  • Oren Sapir,
    ICTS Europe

13.00 – 14.15 - Lunch

14.15 – 15.45

Second Working Session
Best in class for the passenger experience: premises, processes and people.

Joint session with Facilitation, IT & Customer Service

Chairman's Presentation:

Processes: How to enhance Security Checkpoints for a better Passenger Experience

  • SEA Milano Giorgio Medici,
    Head of Customer Care,
    SEA Milano and Chairman of
    ACI EUROPE’S Facilitation and Customer Services Committee.
  • Gatwick Airport Michael Ibbitson *,
    Gatwick Airport
  • Schiphol Ron Louwerse*,
    Director safety, security and environment,
  • Gatwick Airport Chris Woodroofe *,
    Head of Security
    Gatwick Airport


Premises: Designing the ideal security control area.

  • TH Airport Consulting Torsten Hentschel,
    TH Airport Consulting
  • Incheon Airport Won S Park,
    Director of International Relations
    Incheon Airport
  • IATA Peter Andres *,
    VP Corp Security
    Lufthansa and Chair of Security Committees
    IATA & AEA

People: Motivating security staff to work towards an enhanced passenger experience

  • Juha Vasko,
    Service Development Manager,
    Finavia Corporation
    Technical & Environmental
  • Copenhagen AirportJohnnie Muller,
    Security Director,
    Copenhagen Airport
  • ICTS Ilan Weinmann,
    Director, Department of training & professional support

15.45 - 16.30 - Coffee Break in the exhibition floor

16.30 – 17.30

Keynote Arena

Keynote Arena for all delegates

In what way does Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport reflect the Fuksas vision for the best-in-class airport of the future? And what should airports be doing to help future-proof terminal design when the passenger experience is constantly evolving?

  • Massimiliano Fuksas,
    Studio Fuksas,
    Architects for Terminal 3, Shenzen Bao’an International Airport

End of Day

19.30 - Gala Dinner

Wednesday 5 November 2014

09.00 – 10.00

Keynote Arena

Keynote Arena for all delegates

Best in Class- The French Business Leaders’ Round Table. What can airports learn from other comparable, mass-people handling organisations? Are there some great concepts or ideas which should be transplanted to airports, or from airports to different sectors?

10.00 – 10.45 - Coffee Break

10.45 – 12.15

Third Working Session
Best in Class Case Studies and Regulations

Why did win Copenhagen Airport win the 2014 Skytrax Award for Best Security Processing?

  • Copenhagen AirportJohnnie Muller,
    Security Director,
    Copenhagen Airport

How can regulation help?

  • Sussex Police UKMike Mrdak,
    Secretary - Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development,

12.15 – 13.30 - Lunch

13.30 – 15.00

Fourth Working Session
Cyber Security – what are the latest threats to airports? What systems or processes can be potentially affected and what measures can be put in place to mitigate?

Case Study

We were hacked! What was our experience and what have we done to future ring fence this threat?

  • Turgay Şahan
    General Manager,
    TAV Security


  • Dr John McCarthy,
    Head of Research at ServiceTec Cyber Research Centre

Panel Presentations:

The airport

  • Wayne Smith,
    Head of IT/IS,
    Birmingham Airport

The regulator

  • Laurent Banitz
    Training & Capacity development officer

End of Day


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