Review the schedule for the 2023 NBAA Miami-Opa locka Regional Forum held Wednesday, Feb. 8 at Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport (OPF).

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Exhibits and Aircraft Display Open

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Opening Session

Kick off the 2023 Miami-Opa locka Regional Forum with a special announcement from Barrington Irving, Founder & CEO, The Flying Classroom, Experience Aviation. Hear from NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen and local leaders about the latest challenges and opportunities impacting the workforce, not only today, but also for the next generation of business aviation professionals.

10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Hot Topics in Business Aviation

Covering the hottest topics in business aviation, this must-attend session is for anyone looking to stay ahead of the curve in the industry. Not only will you have the chance to learn about the latest trends and developments, but you’ll be able to network with other professionals and make valuable connections.

11:15 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Turning Environmental Challenges into Opportunities: Why Not Environmental Sustainability?

Join members of the NBAA’s Environmental Subcommittee for an informative discussion highlighting the perceived challenges and emerging solutions surrounding environmental sustainability. They will also recap the first year of NBAA’s Sustainable Flight Department Accreditation Program and provide an overview of lessons learned.

1:15 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Embracing Technology and Innovation to Increase Pathways for Business Aviation

Technology is rapidly improving the effectiveness and quality of flight training. Join us for a panel discussion featuring ways to enhance business aviation talent recruitment and boost the pilot workforce to serve our growing market.

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

SFBAA/NBAA YoPro Career “Speed Networking” Session

Join an exciting networking session with South Florida Business Aviation (SFBAA) and NBAA Young Professionals (YoPros). You’ll learn all about the ins and outs of the aviation industry and how to jumpstart your career. Plus, stick around to find out who will be named the winners of the Student Passport Program and NBAA Maintenance Competition. Take your aviation career to new heights with NBAA!

Nic Aliaga, Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
Claudia Arnold, AEG Fuels
Dana Fales, Sheltair Aviation Services
William Wing, Gold Aviation Services

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