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Trans-Pacific Aviation Law and Policy Conference, 8-9 October 2015, Vancouver

The conference programme for this event has been substantially updated in recent weeks. 

http://www.uvic.ca/transpacificaviationlaw/index.php

Sessions will include:

  • The liberalization of air services agreements;
  • Transnational business models;
  • Private air law;
  • Airports and trans-Pacific connectivity;
  • Safety, security, liability, and insurance;
  • A holistic look at the future of trans-Pacific aviation.

The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver. Early bird registration deadline is 1 September 2015.

 

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BUS 1201 (Introduction to Business 1) – Autumn 2014 welcome

Welcome to those about to begin BUS 1201-004 (Introduction to Business 1) with me for the Autumn 2014 semester.  We start on Thursday, 4 September at 10:00 in 3BC55 (Buhler Building).  

The course outline can be found on this site (under Teaching above) as well as Nexus (for those whose registration in the course has been confirmed). If you are on the waitlist, you should attend the first class as I will be discussing your options.

See you soon.

– David

Recent media appearances

A few recent media appearances:

Flight war jams phone lines at Yukon’s Air North (CBC North) (Audio 1 and Audio 2)
Fly away — but do it here: airport boss seeks to stem flow to U.S. (Winnipeg Free Press)
Air Canada Hopes To Improve Service With 787 (CJOB News, Winnipeg) (Audio)
Radio interview re FAA investigation into near air-collision
Airline ‘a great Dunedin idea, but . . . ‘ (Otago Daily Times, New Zealand)

 

I’m hiring.

I’m in need of a research assistant for the next three months (concluding 24 March) to help me prepare for a book I will be writing.  The position calls for someone with excellent library skills and the ability to track down rather obscure data and information.  Minimum 10 hours per week.

The position will start on 20 January 2014 and conclude on 28 March 2014 (10 weeks).

Position description and how to submit an application.