Events

Swiss Business Aviation Day

Sustainable Connectivity

The Swiss Business Aviation Association and the European Business Aviation Association are delighted to invite you to the first-ever Swiss Business Aviation Day.

Under the theme ‘Sustainable Connectivity’, representatives of the Business Aviation sector, along with Swiss policymakers and regulators, will debate and explore the role of Business Aviation as a smart and sustainable mobility solution that drives economic growth and competitiveness, in Switzerland and beyond.

As places are limited, we encourage you to reserve your seat now. Our team will send you a confirmation as soon as possible upon registering!

Programme

09:30 – 10:00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
10:00 – 10:10 Contributing to a stronger Switzerland

Keynote by Niclas von Planta, SBAA President

10:10 – 10:20 Public & private partnerships for a stronger Business Aviation sector

Keynote by Hans-Ueli Vogt, Member of the National Council of Switzerland & Parliamentary Aerospace Group President

10:20 – 10:30 Contributing to a stronger Europe

Keynote by Juergen Wiese, EBAA Chairman

10:30 – 11:15 Swiss taxes & customs: What framework for Business Aviation?

Moderated by Niclas von Planta, SBAA President

Jacques Pittet, Attorney, Oberson Abels 

Philippe Renz, Attorney & Renz & Partners founder

Rolf Schilling, Attorney, Blum & Grob

11:15 – 11:45 Coffee break sponsored by Cat Aviation AG
11:45 – 12:30 Securing access to airports & airspace: a priority for Business Aviation

Moderated by Peter Marthaler, Publicist, Moderator and Communications consultant

Regula Dettling-Ott, Attorney and Aviation policy advisor, chairperson of the Performance Review Body of the Single European Sky

Martin Naville, CEO of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce

Thomas Romig, Head of Operations at Geneva Airport

Juergen Wiese, Head of BMW Flight Service

12:30 – 13:35 Networking lunch sponsored by Global Jet Capital
13:35 – 14:00 Case Study: Producing jet fuel from CO2

Daniel EggerClimeworks Head of Marketing & Sales

14:00 – 14:45 Building a Sustainable Future for Business Aviation

Moderated by Peter Marthaler, Publicist , Moderator and Communications consultant

Emmanuel Fleuti, Head of Environment Airport Zurich

Martin Bäumle, Member of the National Council of Switzerland

Patrick Müry, One Young World Ambassador & Sustainability Officer at Cat Aviation AG

Thomas Hurter, Member of the National Council of Switzerland, President of Aerosuisse

Theo Rindlisbacher, Environmental Affairs Expert at the Federal Office of Civil Aviation

14:45 – 15:15  Coffee break sponsored by Cat Aviation AG 
15:15 – 15:45 Case study: Offsetting Carbon Emissions in Business Aviation

Alexandre Razzi, CSR & Business Development at ClimateSeed

15:45 – 16:15 Case study: Industry & Certification for Carbon Offsetting schemes in Business Aviation

Sarah Leugers, Director of Communications at Gold Standard Foundation

16:15 – 16:45 Case study: Business Aviation & Social Responsibility

Sébastien Dequenne, Founder and Director of Jet Solidaire

16:45 – 17:00 Wrap-up & Closing

By Niclas von Planta, SBAA President

17:00 – 19:00 Cocktail Party

 

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David Grivet Manager, European Affairs dgrivet@ebaa.org