2023 Symposium Schedule

Thank You to our 2023 Sponsor CASPER

Preliminary Symposium Schedule

The 2023 ANE Symposium was held in-person at the UC Davis Conference Center. The pre-symposium 101 training and meetings took place on Monday, May 1st. The symposium sessions and exhibit hall were held Tuesday, May 2 through Wednesday, May 3.

Monday, May 1st

11:00 a.m. PT Registration Opens
12:30 - 5:00 p.m. PT 101 Training Course (Extra registration fee)
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. PT

Aviation Noise & Emissions Officer Meeting

Community Group Meeting

Tuesday, May 2nd

7:30 a.m. PT             

Venue & Registration Opens

8:30 a.m. PT

Welcome & Keynote by Don Scata, Manager, Noise Division, Office of Environment and Energy, Federal Aviation Administration

9:45 a.m. PT Break
10:30 a.m. PT

Emissions & Air Quality

  • Getting the Lead Out: What an EAGLE Industry-Government Coalition is Doing to Eliminate Leaded Aviation Gasoline Emissions
    • Robert Olislagers, EAGLE Project
  • The Global Transition to Unleaded Avgas
    • Chris D'Acosta, Swift Fuels, LLC
  • The Movement towards Sustainable Aviation Fuels
    • Tim Pohle, Airlines for America
  • Health Benefits from the use of SAFs
    • Dr. Shruti K. Mishra, Sandia National Laboratories
11:50 a.m. PT Lunch
1:00 p.m. PT

Understanding and Addressing Noise Beyond 65 DNL

  • That What and Why of the BWI Roundtable Virtual Noise and Operations Reports
    • Jesse Chancellor, BWI RT (Remote)
    • Jim Allerdice, VianAir
  • Is It Time to Retire a 30-Year-Old Aviation Single Noise Metric?
    • Dr. Cindy Christiansen, Aviation-Impacted Communities Alliance
  • Research on improving the accuracy and efficiency of aviation noise modeling
    • Dr. Ameya Behere, Georgia Institute of Technology
2:00 p.m. PT Break
2:45 p.m. PT

Leveraging NOMS Technology to Maximize Benefit

  • From Data to Actions
    • Marie-Jo Fremont, Concerned Residents of Palo Alto
    • Phil Stollery, Envirosuite
  • PHL's NOMS Fly Quiet Departure Analysis
    • Greg Maxwell, Crawford, Murphy & Tilly 
3:50 p.m. PT

Community Engagement

  • FAA Community Engagement Scorecard – Is the FAA’s Community Engagement Improving?
    • Darlene Yaplee, Aviation-Impacted Communities Alliance (AICA) and Concerned Residents of Palo Alto
  • Healthy Schools-From Research to Policy
    • Tina Orwal, Washington Legislature
    • Debi Wagner, University of Washington MOV-UP Advisory
    • Elena Austin, University of Washington
    • Wig Zamore, Mystic View Task Force (MVTF) and Somerville Transportation Equity Partnership (STEP)
4:50 p.m. PT Gillfillan Award

5:10 p.m. PT

Awards Reception

6:30 p.m. PT Reception Concludes


Wednesday, May 3rd

8:30 a.m. PT              Welcome
8:35 a.m. PT Climate Change and Aviation
  • Wake Energy Retrieval - Formation Flying
    • Philippe Masson, Airbus
  • Project NAPKIN - Assessing the role for hydrogen propulsion
    • Matt Prescott, Heathrow Airport
  • Airport Climate Action Playbook
    • Erin Cooke, San Francisco International Airport
  • Contrails and their Impact on Climate
    • Jerry Griffin, Delta Air Lines
  • Climate change adaptation: strengthening resilience to climate change impacts on aviation
    • Andrea Deitz, FAA
10:20 a.m. PT Break
11:00 a.m. PT Health in aviation impacted communities
  • Ultrafine Particles in the Greater Seattle Area – Findings and Implications for Aircraft Impacted Communities
    • Dr. Magali Blanco, University of Washington
  • Community Health and Airport Operations Related Noise and Air Pollution
    • Dr. Kris Johnson, Assessment, Policy Development & Evaluation, Seattle and King County
  • The impacts of aviation noise on health and well-being
    • Dr. Sonja Jeram, National Institute of Public Health, Slovenia
  • Impact of airport-related pollution on health of near-by communities
    • Dr. Neelakshi Hudda, Tufts University
12:20 p.m. PT Lunch
1:20 p.m. PT

New Entrants

  • Overview of Community Response Test Campaign with NASA's X-59 Aircraft
    • Dr. Nathan Cruze, NASA Langley Research Center
  • Minimizing aircraft noise impacts to communities
    • Dr. Akshay Ashok, Boom Supersonic
  • Real World Experience with Electric Aircraft
    • Joseph Oldham, New Vision Aviation, Inc
  • Designing Urban Air Mobility for Low Noise
    • Ben Goldman, ARCHER
2:40 p.m. PT Closing
2:50 p.m. PT End of day