The first Annual Cincinnati Business Aviation Symposium took place on Friday September 5, 2014 at NKU Griffin Hall Digitorium. 

The purpose of each CBAS event is to:

– Bring together the leading business aviation companies and flight departments from the tri-state area centered on Cincinnati. This includes the metro area of Cincinnati, Dayton, Lexington and Louisville. – Present the most current and relevant topics that affect us all. – Provide an opportunity to network and work together to build a stronger local business aviation community.

The agenda for CBAS 2014 included the following expert speakers:

Session time & topic Speaker
0730-0800 – Registration & Breakfast
0800-0805 – Welcome to CBAS 2014 J Mercer Reynolds – Founder & President, Reynolds Jet
0805-0850Session 1: Aviation Industry: NATA & Washington Update Tom Hendricks – President, NATA
0850-1000 – Session 2: Regulation: Your Friendly FSDO Mike Millard  Aviation Safety Inspector, FAA
1000-1030Session 3: Legal: Flight Department Structure Kent Jackson – Aviation Attorney, Partner Jackson & Wade LLC
1030-1100 – Power Break & Networking Opportunities
1100-1200 – Session 4: Aviation Industry: Aviation’s Emerging Markets Joe Moeggenberg – Founder, President & CEO, ARGUS
1200-1300 – Catered Lunch
1300-1415 – Session 5: Aviation Standards: Checking Pilots or Checking Boxes Allan L Mann – Director of Operations, Reynolds Jet
1415-1515 – Session 6: Aviation Safety: Managing Safety Robert Sumwalt – Board member, NTSB
1515-1545 – Power Break & Networking Opportunities
1545-1700Session 7: Panel Discussion and Q&A Session All Speakers
1700-1705 – Closing: CBAS May-Day; CBAS2015 & Other Opportunities Allan L Mann – Director of Operations, Reynolds Jet