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TLV Business Aviation Conference

Innovation In Aviation

27-29 March 2019, Hilton Hotel, Tel Aviv




March 27th, 2019

Whiskey Bar & Museum, TLV

Exclusive Opening Cocktail (by invitation RSVP) - Hosted by JSSI

Informal gathering leaders of the local and the international business aviation industry.


March 28th, 2019

Hilton Hotel, TLV

The Conference

Moderator: Mr. Omri Barak, Chief Tech Correspondent & News Anchor, Channel 12 News

Opening Greetings


Mr. Gal Peleg, President & CEO, Jetsetter

Mr. Ron Huldai, Mayor of the City of Tel Aviv-Yafo

Session 1

Economic Impact of Business Aviation on Neighboring Communities

Mr. Juergen Wiese, Chairman of the Board of Governors EBAA

Global Business Jet Market Forecast

Mr. Pascal Bachmann, SVP Sales - EMEA, Jetcraft | Pdf

Israeli Business Aviation Market Review
Mr. Gal Peleg, President & CEO, Jetsetter

Panel Bizjet Future Trends with World Leading OEMs 

Moderator: Mr. Neil Book, President & CEO, JSSI

  • Mr. Eric Jullien, Deputy VP, Commercial, Airbus Corporate Jets | Pdf

  • Mr. Emmanuel Bornand, Regional VP – Western Europe, Bombardier

  • Mr. Steve Cass, Vice President, Sales Development & Support, Gulfstream Aerospace | Pdf

  • Mr. Itai Kalal, Deputy General Manager for Future Programs, Aircraft Division, IAI

Session 2

Business Aircraft Asset Management

Mr. Neil Book, President & CEO, JSSI  | Pdf

Adaptation of Military Products to Business Aviation

Ms. Maya Shpak, Director of EFVS solutions for commercial helicopters, Elbit Systems  | Pdf

Electric Aircraft

Mr. Omer Bar Yohay, CEO, Eviation Aircraft | Pdf

Business Jet Finance Innovation
Mr. Markus Bärtschi, Aviation & Yacht Finance | Emerging Europe, Credit Suisse

Innovation As a Growth Enabler for Business Jets in The Start Up Nation

Ms. Zviya Baron, Head, Hangar – Innovation Lab by Aviation Group, IAI  | Pdf

Closing Notes
Mr. Gal Peleg, President & CEO, Jetsetter

Fly Like A Bird
Mr. Yves Rossy, "The Jetman"


March 29th, 2019

Tour in Jerusalem - Hosted by JSSI

A guided tour through history at the Old City of Jerusalem.
Meet with the leaders of the three religions in Jerusalem Greek-Orthodox Patriarch, Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, Chief Rabbi of the Western Wall.
Lunch at a restaurant in the ancient city of Jerusalem.


Keynote speaker 

Yves Rossy

Yves Rossy is an ex Swiss military pilot and an aviation enthusiast. He is known as the inventor of a series of experimental individual jet packs, the latest using carbon-fiber wings for flight. Often referred to as "Jetman", Rossy has tested and presented new versions of his jet packs in high-profile events staged around the world.

He served as a fighter pilot in the Swiss Air Force, where he flew Dassault Mirage IIIs, Northrop F-5 Tiger IIs, and Hawker Hunters. He piloted Boeing 747s for Swissair, and later for Swiss International Air Lines.


inspirational speakers from across the globe