Co-Chairman: Captain Philipp Haller, Austrian Airlines
Co-Chairman: Captain Will Ware, Southwest Airlines
Scope: The EFB Users Forum was chartered by its original APIM 09-009 in October, 2009.
This activity provides a unified forum for airlines, system integrators, hardware and software providers, regulators, and other interested parties to present and discuss topics of interest to the EFB user community. This includes but is not limited to EFB subjects such as:
The EFB Users Forum is not intended to create new standards. However, when such needs are recognized, they are referred to the EFB Subcommittee or ARINC Industry Activities staff for action.
Benefit: The EFB Users Forum attracts airlines, suppliers, and regulators to discuss operational and technical trends. Speakers are invited to share their experiences and exchange information to identify issues and their potential solutions. This activity provides benefits to the aviation community by:
The Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre will serve as the venue for all EFB activities. It is located in the central business district and is directly accessible to various shopping, dining, and hotel options. There are no sleeping rooms at Suntec. However, Singapore has numerous hotels, several of which are within walking distance.
Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Raffles Boulevard
tel: +65 (0)6337 2888
fax: +65 (0)6825 2222
Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)
The Singapore Changi Airport is located approximately 20 kilometers (12 miles) from the Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre .
By Taxi: Travel time is approximately 20 minutes and the fare will be in the range of S$ 40.
By Bus: Travel time is approximately 30 minutes with the City Airport train to Marina Bay and the fare will be in the range of S$ 20.
By Subway (MRT): Travel time to station Marina Bay is approximately 45 minutes and the fare will be in the range of S$ 10.
You must register with ARINC to obtain proper badging and ensure your seating. Please notify ARINC Industry Activities of your intention to attend by registering online. The attendance fee is $600 per individual. AEEC • AMC • FSEMC Members, Corporate Sponsors, and Invited Speakers are exempt from attendance fees. IATA Member Airlines that are not AEEC • AMC • FSEMC Members are extended a discounted attendance fee of $300 per individual. The registration website provides details.
Online will close on Monday October 30, 2017
There are many opportunities for you at the EFB Users Forum.
Ms Patsy Leung
Tel +65 6571 5644
Fax +65 6214 9592 / 6214 9593
APIM 09-009C: EFB Users Forum
|General Topics of Discussion|
|EFB policy updates/education||Operator experiences, tips and best practices|
|Coordinating with regulators||Achieving paperless operations|
|EFB policy changes initiatives||EFB administration tools, procedures, and device control|
|EFB standards development||EFB training|
|Qualifying devices for EFB use||Operational procedures|
|Design and installation approvals||Risk and safety management|
|Obtaining EFB authorization and approval||EFB business case considerations|
|NextGen/SESAR initiatives||Industry trends and updates|
|Harmonizing international regulations|
|EFB Subcommittee||November 13, 2017||0900-1700||Meeting Room 307|
|EFB EXPO||November 14, 2017||1200-1700||Summit 1|
|Welcome Reception||November 14, 2017||1830||Gardens by the Bay|
|Supplemental EXPO||November 15, 2017||During coffee breaks
The Main EFB Exposition (EXPO) will take place on Tuesday, November 14, from 1200 to 1700. EFB suppliers, system integrators, and others will have an opportunity to demonstrate their EFB products and services to the user community. A Supplemental EXPO will also be held during coffee breaks and lunch on Wednesday, November 15. The Main and Supplemental EXPOs will both be held in the Summit 1 Ballroom.
November 14, 2017 6:30 Gardens by the Bay hosted by Jeppesen