Investing in Regulation and Beyond:

What’s in it for Us? 

The Royal Aeronautical Society Human Factors Group: Engineering

4 Hamilton Place, London W1

18 October 2006



Papers are posted as links to the programme titles below. In some cases, an audio stream may be provided where comprehensive notes are not available. Workshop reports are also posted where available. All papers reflect the views of their authors alone. We recommend that readers save PPTs to file by right-clicking since most are more than 3MB in size.



Time Title Speaker
0830 Registration and Coffee
0900 Welcome Air Cdre Dixon – Director DASC
0910 Introduction to Conference Tony Bisson – RAeS HFG-EMSG
0920 Keynote Address – Accountability in a Rapidly Changing Environment Bernard Newton FRAeS IEng, Airline Exec (Retd)
0950 Reality – The Cost of Error
Dave King, AAIB
1020 Coffee Break
1050 Counting the Cost of HF Implementation Brian Portch, BCP Consultancy Services
1120 Rolls Royce’s Human Factors Approach John Anfield, Head Employee Development and Learning, Rolls Royce Group (plc)
1150 Question Panel on am Session Chaired by Tony Bisson
1230 Lunch
1330 Views on Regulation David Hall, Aero Consulting
1400 New Approaches to Audit Sqn Ldr Ross Gilbert, Flight Safety, RAF HQSTC
1430 Coffee
1500 Error Reduction in Practice Phil Hall, Engineering Director, Monarch Aircraft Engineering Ltd
1530 Question Panel on Afternoon Session Chaired by Tony Bisson
1600 Closing Remarks Cliff Edwards – RAeS HFG – EMSG Chairman
1600 Managing Fatigue-related risk: a Defense-in-Depth approach [PPT] Prof Drew Dawson, Director Centre for Sleep Research, University of Southern Australia [PDF]
1655 Feedback and Conclusion Conference Chairman Capt. Jeremy Butler MRAeS, Non-executive Director NPSA
1710 Close