ATCA global conference & expo


Billy Nolen

Administrator (Acting), Federal Aviation Administration

Pam Melroy

Deputy Administrator, NASA

Patrick Ky

Executive Director , European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)

Nitin Natarajan

Deputy Director , Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Tim Arel

Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Air Traffic Organization (ATO), Federal Aviation Administration

Steven A. Ruehl, Sr.,

Executive Director, Department of Defense (DoD) Policy Board on Federal Aviation , U.S. Air Force

David Spero

President, Professional Aviation Safety Specialists, AFL-CIO

Dan Hicok

Director of Strategy, Mission Support Services, ATO, Federal Aviation Administration

Rich Santa

President, NATCA

Alex Bristol

Chief Executive Officer, Skyguide Swiss Air Navigation Switzerland

Simon Hocquard

Director General, CANSO

Giorgio Cioni

Director, Armament and Aerospace Capabilities, Defence Investment Division, NATO

Brian Wynne

President & CEO, AUVSI

Brian Bruckbauer

President & CEO, Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA)

Mark DeNicuolo

Vice President, Program Management Office, ATO, Federal Aviation Administration

Holly Woodruff Lyons

President, HWL Aerospace Policy, LLC

Bradley P. Van Dam

Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)

Jeffrey Pavlak

Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) , Lead Policy and Legislative Advisor

Jim Coon

Senior VP of Government Affairs and Advocacy, Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association (AOPA)

David Silver

Vice President, Civil Aviation, AIA

Kate Hallahan

Principal, Team Hallahan LLC

Donna McLean

Owner, Donna McLean Associates

Sharon Pinkerton

Senior Vice President, Legislative and Regulatory Policy, Airlines for America

Paul Rinaldi

Founder and President, Rinaldi Consultants

Nazzareno H (Kip) Spurio, Jr

Technical Director, Air Traffic Services, Raytheon Intelligence & Space

David Batchelor

Chief External Affairs & Communication, SESAR

Edward V. Sayadian

Vice President, Division Manager for Transportation Services/E-IDS, Leidos

Adam Monsalve

Cybersecurity Analyst, CNA Corporation

Kenneth Freeman

Aerospace Engineer, NASA AMES Research Center

Monica Balzano

SLTT Cyber Exercises, National Cyber Exercise Program, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Stephanie Braxton

ATO CyberSecurity Group, Federal Aviation Administration

Terry McVenes

President and CEO, RTCA

Andrea Deitz

Foreign Affairs Specialist, Southeast Asia, Federal Aviation Administration

Ed Hahn

Industry Chairman of RTCA Special Committee 242 on Spectrum, Air Line Pilots Association

Stephanie Supko

Manager, Emergency Preparedness and Response Division, Federal Aviation Administration

Michael Weiler

Manager, Spectrum Engineering Services, Federal Aviation Administration

Katie Thomson

Director, Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Implementation , U.S. Department of Transportation

Shannetta R. Griffin

Associate Administrator of Airports, Federal Aviation Administration

Randall Burke

Director, Technical Operations, ATC Facilities & Engineering Services, Federal Aviation Administration

Justin Barkowski

Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)

Lisa Ellman

Partner, Hogan Lovells,

Richard-Duane Chambers

Senior Professional Staff Member, Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Michael Reynolds

Senior Public Policy Advisor, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz

Justin W. Madden

Managing Director, Engineering & Maintenance, Airlines for America

Raj Pai

Chief Technologist, Aeronautics, NASA Ames Research Center

Andrew Roy

Director, Engineering Services, Aviation Spectrum Resources, Inc. (ASRI)

Angelia G. Neal

Assistant Administrator, Human Resource Management, Federal Aviation Administration

Natesh Manikoth

Chief Data Officer, Federal Aviation Administration

Rebecca Guy

Deputy Vice President, Program Management Organization, Air Traffic Organization, Federal Aviation Administration

Steve McMahon

Senior Director, Transportation Solutions, SAIC

Melanie Boteler

Director, Information and Technology, Federal Aviation Administration

Luci Holemans

Manager, ATO Cybersecurity Group, Federal Aviation Administration

John Sahlin

Director, Cyber Solutions, General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc., (GDIT)

Mary Mayonado

Solution Architect Director, Cybersecurity, SAIC

David J. Almeida

Director, ATM Enterprise Integration, LS Technologies, LLC

Joshua Gustin

Acting Deputy Director of the Telecommunications Integrated Services Office, FAA,

Malcolm Andrews

Director, Enterprise Services (AJM-3), PMO, ATO, Federal Aviation Administration

Sean McIntyre

Director, Solution Delivery Service (ADE), Information and Technology (AIT), Federal Aviation Administration

Abigail Smith

Deputy Executive Director, UAS Integration Office, Federal Aviation Administration

Paul Fontaine

Assistant Administrator for NextGen (Acting), Federal Aviation Administration

Akbar Sultan

Director, Airspace Operations and Safety Program, NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD)

Jay Merkle

Executive Director, UAS Integration Office, Federal Aviation Administration

Max Fenkell

Director of Federal Policy, Joby Aviation

Sabrina Saunders-Hodge

Director, Research, Engineering, and Analysis Division, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Office, Federal Aviation Administration

Earl Lawrence

Chief Compliance and Quality Officer, XWing

Yolanka Wulff

Executive Director, Community Air Mobility Initiative (CAMI)

Jonathan Freye

Director of Legislative Affairs, Supernal

Will Hutson

National UAM/UTM Representative, National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA)

Karina Perez

Director Unmanned and Emerging Aviation Technologies, Aerospace Industries Association

James Grimsley

Executive Director of Advanced Technology Initiatives / Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma,

Michael Robbins

Executive Vice President, Government & Public Affairs, AUVSI

Frank Matus

Director, ATC and Digital Aviation Solutions – Americas, Thales

Darshan Divakaran

Senior Manager, Strategic Innovation & Partnerships , AFWERX

Eric S. Jennings

Rules and Regulations Group, Air Traffic Organization, Federal Aviation Administration

Trevor Woods

Executive Director, Northern Plains UAS Test Site

Joel “Cash” Castillo

Unmanned Aircraft Systems/Robotics Autonomous Systems, OUSD(A&S)A/Platforms and Weapons,

Peter Sachs

Acting Manager, AUS-440 (Integration, Policy & Rulemaking Branch), Federal Aviation Administration

Praveen Raju

Project Manager, Technology Development and Prototyping Division, Office of NextGen, Federal Aviation Administration

Dr. Parimal Kopardekar

Director, NASA Aeronautics Research Institute (NARI)

Jon Hegranes

Founder & CEO, Aloft

Caryn Schenewerk

Vice President of Regulatory & Government Affairs, Relativity Space

Therese Jones

Senior Director of Policy, Satellite Industry Association

Maj. Gen. DeAnna Burt

Special Assistant to the Vice Chief of Space Operations, , U.S. Space Force

Jeff Foust

Senior Staff Writer, Space News

Michael Gold

Executive Vice President, Civil Space and External Affairs, Redwire

Dr. Bhavya Lal

Associate Administrator for Technology, Policy, and Strategy, NASA

Andrew Bunker

President of Government Operations and Business Strategy, Rocket Lab

Mary Guenther

Director, Space Policy, Commercial Spaceflight Federation (CSF)

Kathy Lueders

Associate Administrator for Space Operations, NASA

Mark Bontrager

Technical Director, Launch and Range Operations, Space Systems Command, U.S. Space Force

Dr. Minh A. Nguyen

Executive Director, Office of Strategic Management, AST, Federal Aviation Administration

Col. Mark A. Shoemaker

Vice Commander for Operations, Space Launch Delta 45, U.S. Space Force

Tim Reid

CEO, Mojave Air & Space Port

John Roth

Vice President of Strategy and Business Development,, Sierra Space

Michael Hawthorne

Senior Vice President of Development and Engineering Services, Objective Area Solutions, LLC

Patrick Butler

Director, Mission Execution, Florida Launch Operations, Blue Origin

Duane Freer

ATO Space Operations, Federal Aviation Administration

LaKisha A. Price

Director (A), NAS Operations System Operations Services, Federal Aviation Administration

Christian Davenport

NASA and Space Industry Reporter, Washington Post

Audrey Powers

Vice President of Mission & Flight Operations, Blue Origin

Mike Lopez-Alegria

Chief Astronaut, Axiom

Eric Stallmer

Executive Vice President for Government Affairs and Public Policy, Voyager Space

Sam Gonzalez

Ground to Air Radio Systems Sr Business Development Manager, General Dynamics Mission Systems

Matthias Whittome

Program Manager, DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung

Domien De Ruyck

Managing Director, Intersoft Electronics

Michael Saunders

V.P., Business Development and Strategy, Adacel

Jasmina Surlan

Head of ATM Networks Product Development, Frequentis

Jochen Bauer

Director of Sales, Authorized Officer, Guntermann & Drunck GmbH

Randy Hahn

Chief Systems Engineer, Verizon

Paul Fontaine

Acting Assistant Administrator for NextGen, Federal Aviation Administration

Steve Bradford

Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor for NextGen, Federal Aviation Administration

Diana Liang

Enterprise Portfolio Manager,, Federal Aviation Administration

Paul Diffenderfer

Senior Principal ATM Advisor, The MITRE Corporation

Sherry Yang

Sr. Manager of Boeing Airspace Operational Efficiency, Boeing

Don Kauffman

Senior Manager, Advanced and Applied Technologies , Honeywell Aerospace

Dr. Fred Weiland

Chief Research Scientist, Mosaic ATM

Dr. Nadine Alameh

CEO, Open Geospatial Consortium

Dr. John Valasek

Professor, Texas A&M

Dr. Trung Pham

Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor, Artificial Intelligence – Machine Learning,, Federal Aviation Administration

Teresa Anderson

Chief Information Security Officer, LS Technologies

Derek Morgan

Acting Executive Deputy Director, Aircraft Certification Service, Federal Aviation Administration

Ted Rush

Senior Security Architect, , Federal Aviation Administration

Susan Lake

Infrastructure and Operations Director,, Federal Aviation Administration

Chris Pressler

National Cloud Integration Service (NCIS) Manager, Federal Aviation Administration

Derek Doerr

Principal Solutions Architect, Security Lead - US Federal, Nonprofits, and Healthcare, Amazon Web Services

Mike Paglione

Software and System Branch Manager, , Federal Aviation Administration

Gary Mueller

Laboratory Services Integration Lead,, Federal Aviation Administration

Tony Darnell

Terminal Automation Training Manager,, Federal Aviation Administration

Chuck Romano

Enterprise Services Test and Evaluation Strategic Initiatives Coordinator,, Federal Aviation Administration

Matt Metcalfe

Managing Director, Deloitte

Robyn Erkelens

Principal Solutions Architect, Verizon

Dr. Ian Levitt

ATM-X UAM Airspace Subproject Principal Engineer, NASA

Gina Oliver

NAS Enterprise Management Systems Team, Technical Operations Manager,, Federal Aviation Administration

Hector Morales

Enterprise Cyber Architecture and Design Solutions Team Manager, Federal Aviation Administration

Jackie Dent

Associate Director, Air Traffic Systems, STARS, Raytheon Intelligence & Space

Patti Dee McNeill

Terminal Second Level Engineering Test Manager,, Federal Aviation Administration

Cliff Kaelin

Terminal Automation Branch Lead System Engineer,, Federal Aviation Administration

Michael Konyak

Innovation and Technology Advisory Council Program Manager,, Federal Aviation Administration

Dr. Craig Wanke

Chief Engineer, MITRE Center for Advanced Aviation System Development,

Carole Mattessich

Director, Smart Airport and Aviation Partnership

Dr. R. Louis Bellaire

Deputy, Technology Ventures Office, MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Herb Schlickenmaier

President & Aerospace Engineer, HS Advanced Concepts LLC

Dan Elwell

Founder, Elwell Associates

John Santurbano

Chairman FABEC CEO Board, Director of the Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC), EUROCONTROL,

Thomas Maloney

Fuels and Propulsion Electrical Engineer, , Federal Aviation Administration

Will Ris

Vice-Chair of the Management Advisory Council, Federal Aviation Administration

Ryan King

Airport Safety R&D Section Manager,, Federal Aviation Administration

Maj. Gen. Jeannie M. Leavitt

Department of the Air Force Chief of Safety, U.S. Air Force

Rohit Mital

Chief Digital Officer, KBR

Adam Weiss

Counsel, House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation

Javier Venegas

Latin American and Caribbean Regional Director, CANSO

Dave Ford

Director-At-Large, Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA)

Elizabeth Soltys

Director of the Advanced Air Mobility / Unmanned Traffic Management Campaign, Raytheon Intelligence & Space

Michael J. O'Donnell

Acting Deputy Associate Administrator, FAA Commercial Space Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration

Abraham Ishihara

Chief Engineer, KBR

Thomas Kopp

ATO CyberSecurity Group, Federal Aviation Administration

JD Dulny

Strategic Innovation Leader, Booz Allen Hamilton

James D. Linney

Director of Operations Support, Technical Operations Service, Air Traffic Organization, Federal Aviation Administration

John Maffei

Director (Acting), Portfolio Management and Technology Development, Federal Aviation Administration

Coleen Hawrysko

Director, ATO International, Mission Support Services, Federal Aviation Administration

Mark Askelson

Associate Vice President for Research, National Security Initiative

Andrew Giacini

Regulatory Affiars Lead, Americas, Skyports

Mun-Wai Hon

Cyber Security Architecture and Resilience Information and Technology, Federal Aviation Administration

Christopher J. Rocheleau

Chief Operating Officer, National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)

Jimmy Smith

NATCA National UAS Representative,

Allison Crutchfield

Senior Manager of Regulatory Affairs, SpaceX

Capt. Pedro Romano

Airfield Operations Officer, U.S. Air Force

Kathryn Fraser

Lead Associate, Booz Allen Hamilton

Harrison Wolf

Director for Global Aviation Policy, Zipline

Neil Planzer

Board Chair, Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA)

Lisa Peterson

Founder and President, Peterson Mobility Solutions, LLC

Dipak Srinivasan

Strategic Initiatives Director, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Andrew LeBovidge

Executive Vice President, National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA)

Stephane Lintner

Chairman and Co-founder , Helicity Space

Stacey Zee

Office of Commercial Space Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration

Dr. Jim Reilly

Executive Advisor, Booz Allen Hamilton

Walter Childress Jr.

ATC Watch Supervisor, U.S. Air Force

Chip Meserole

Airspace Operational Efficiency Team Lead, Boeing

Eileen Lockhart

Director of Utility Services & Customer Experience, Spright - Air Methods Corporation

Bruce DeCleene

Deputy Director, Policy and Innovation, Aircraft Certification Service, Federal Aviation Administration

Hunter Presti

Staff Director, Subcommittee on Aviation, U.S. House of Representatives

Paula Nouragas

Air Traffic Systems Test and Evaluation Services Division Manager, Federal Aviation Administration

Chris Aherne

Vice President of Federal, Smartsheet

Samuel Perez

Solutions Consultant, Smartsheet

Sean Cassidy

Director, Safety, Flight Ops and Regulatory Affairs, Amazon Prime Air

Michelle Robbins

Vice President, Government & Public Affairs, AUVSI,

Tom Hammond

Senior Policy Advisor, House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

Duncan Rankin

Legislative Assistant, Senator Ted Cruz,

Pam Whitney

Staff Director, Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics; House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology,

Karina Drees

President Commercial Spaceflight Federation,

Dr. Matthew McFadden

CISSP CCSK ZTX, General Dynamics Information Technology ,

Michelle Duquette

Outcome Leader, NAS Integration of UAS and Commercial Space, The MITRE Corporation

Hannah Browne

, Federal Aviation Administration

Eric DeBisschop

Penetration Testing Team, Federal Aviation Administration

Steve Sharkey

Vice President, Government Affairs, Engineering and Technology Policy, T-Mobile