Preliminary Schedule

This preliminary schedule is subject to change. Reconfirm dates, times, and locations on site; complete information will be printed in the HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 Program & Exhibit Guide.

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Note: Events marked with a * require a separate registration or ticket.

Friday, February 27Saturday, February 28, 2015
8:00 am 5:00 pm Professional Education Courses*
Sunday, March 1, 2015
8:00 am 5:00 pm Professional Education Courses*
10:00 am 12:00 pm Helicopter Tour Operators Committee Meeting
11:30 am 6:00 pm HFI Scholarship Fundraising Golf Tournament* (Falcon’s Fire Golf Club)
Monday, March 2, 2015
8:00 am 10:00 am HAI Safety Symposium: NTSB – Managing Risk in Public Helicopter Operations (RSC)
8:00 am 5:00 pm Professional Education Courses*
9:00 am 4:00 pm Technical Committee Meeting
10:30 am 12:00 pm Safety Directors Forum: Your Helicopter Crashed – Now What? (RSC)
1:00 pm 3:00 pm Tour Operators Program of Safety (TOPS)
2:00 pm 4:00 pm Electronic News Gathering Committee Meeting
7:00 pm 8:30 pm HAI Welcome Reception
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
8:00 am 10:00 am HAI Annual Membership Meeting & Breakfast
8:30 am 4:30 pm HAI Rotor Safety Challenge Sessions (RSC)
9:30 am 12:30 pm CFI Mentoring Program
9:30 am 12:30 pm ICAO Annex 14 Update Workshop
9:30 am 12:30 pm Voting for the HAI Board of Directors (for Regular Members Only)
10:00 am 11:00 am Introduction to HAI Accreditation Program of Safety and Overview of IS-BAO
10:00 am 12:00 am Offshore Forum
10:00 am 12:00 pm Safety Committee Town Hall (RSC)
10:00 am 5:00 pm Manufacturer Technical Briefings
10:15 am 10:30 am HAI HELI-EXPO Opening Ceremony
10:30 am 5:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
10:30 am 5:00 pm HAI Helicopter Industry Career Fair
12:30 pm 1:30 pm HFI Pilot Mentoring Panel
1:00 pm 2:30 am Finance and Leasing Committee Roundtable
1:00 pm 3:00 pm Air Medical Committee Meeting
1:30 pm 2:30 pm HFI Industry Outreach to Students Panel
2:00 pm 5:00 pm Utilities, Patrol, and Construction Committee Meeting
2:30 pm 3:30 pm HFI Maintenance Tech Mentoring Panel
5:00 pm 7:30 pm Twirly Birds Annual Meeting
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
8:00 am 10:00 am Flight Operations Committee Meeting
8:00 am 10:00 am Government Service Committee Meeting
8:00 am 12:00 pm IHST Regional Partner Panel
8:30 am 10:00 am Finance and Leasing Committee Meeting
8:30 am 10:00 am Safety Committee Meeting
8:30 am 5:00 pm HAI Rotor Safety Challenge Sessions (RSC)
9:00 am 10:30 am General Aviation Association CEOs Speak on Critical Issues
9:00 am 5:00 pm Manufacturer Technical Briefings
10:00 am 12:00 pm Aerial Firefighting and Natural Resources Committee Meeting
10:00 am 12:00 pm Business Management Workshop
10:00 am 5:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
10:30 am 12:30 pm Fly Neighborly / Environmental Committee Meeting
10:30 am 12:30 pm Training Committee Meeting
1:00 pm 3:00 pm Annual DOI/USFS Interagency Fire Briefing
1:00 pm 3:00 pm Business Management Committee Meeting
1:00 pm 4:00 pm Heliport Committee Meeting
8:00 pm 10:30 pm HAI Salute to Excellence Awards Dinner*
Thursday, March 5, 2015
8:00 am 11:00 am Affiliate Symposium
8:00 am 12:00 pm Chief Pilot Roundtable
8:00 am 12:00 pm Fatigue Risk Management
8:00 am 4:00 pm Fundamentals of IS-BAO Workshop*
9:00 am 10:30 am Be Heard! FAA Town Hall
10:00 am 4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
1:00 pm 2:30 pm Huey Owners and Type Certificate Holders Forum
Friday, March 6 – Saturday, March 7, 2015
8:00 am 4:00 pm IS-BAO Auditor Accreditation Workshop* (Friday only)
8:00 am 5:00 pm Professional Education Courses*