2017 AGM Plenary Session
The GASG kicked off the 2017 AGM, running the opening Plenary Session on the Monday morning with a Panel session, Moderated by Cristina Quintero, where five members of the Study Group gave insights into their activities across the GA sector. This was followed by a presentation on GA in Italy (Marcello Maestri) and then some background facts about GA business (Diego Suarez). Philipp Langerweger (who acted as GASG Chair in place of Carson Lyons who was unable to be in Taormina) then gave a presentation on "Uberization" - and its impact for GA. Frida Kangesniemi then looked at possible new opportunities across Europe for GA underwriters, this was followed by John Brogan who examined the possible problems arising from owner pilot transitions to different aircraft types. The session was completed with a look at Artificial Intelligence, a presentaton made by Victoria Mayes.
At the close of the AGM Philipp Langerweger was confirmed as the new Chair of the GASG, succeeding Carson who had completed his term of Office.