Global Aviation Security Symposium (AVSEC)
AVSEC2018 Opening Ceremony & Leader's Plenary
Master of Ceremonies
Mr. Denis Chagnon
Dr. Fang Liu, Secretary General, International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
This session provides an opportunity for senior leaders in the Aviation Security Community to discuss their perspective on current challenges and opportunities in countering threats to civil aviation. Emphasis will be placed on collaborating to achieve the Global Aviation Security Plan (GASeP) targets and implement United Nations Security Council Resolution 2309 (2016).
Mr. Sylvain Lefoyer, Deputy Director, Aviation Security and Facilitation (DD/ASF), International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
Up Next in AVSEC2018
AVSEC2018 Session 1 – Risk Awareness
An effective risk assessment requires understanding of threats, impacts, and existing mitigations. This in turn involves inputs from a range of sources across Governments and industry. During these discussions, participants will explore the range of sources that are most useful in these risk asse...
AVSEC 2018 Session 2: Security Culture
Robust application of enhanced security measures depends on engagement of the front line employees. Concerns about the ‘insider threat’ highlight the potentially negative implications of providing detailed information to an employee who has been corrupted. Participants will discuss the positive a...
AVSEC2018 Session 3 - Technology and ...
The aviation security regime is highly reliant on technology solutions to ensure accurate, expedient threat detection, but specific data are often highly classified. This impedes the ability of manufacturers to ensure new technology provides the necessary detection capabilities. During the dialog...