APEX and IFSA pack education, exhibits and networking opportunities across five eventful days in Portland.  How will you keep up with your schedule and appointments? We’ll be updating the online agenda regularly to be sure you have the latest information, times and locations for every activity. Check back regularly.

Be sure to use the convenient APEX Personalized Appointment Schedule to help you keep track of your appointments and other activities occurring throughout the day.  It is customizable, so you can download it, add your appointments and print a final version to take with you to the EXPO.

APEX AGENDA

Sunday 27 September 2015
15:00 – 18:30 APEX Registration
Oregon Convention Center, Hall C Foyer
17:30 – 19:00 APEX Welcome Reception
Hilton, Skyline I/II
Sponsored by Cinesky Pictures & Paramount Pictures

Monday 28 September 2015
07:30 – 18:00 APEX Registration
Oregon Convention Center, Hall C Foyer
07:45 – 08:45 Continental Breakfast
Oregon Convention Center, C123 – 124
Sponsored by Airbus
08:45 – 12:20 General Educational Sessions
Oregon Convention Center, Oregon Ballroom
2015 welcome video sponsored by SES
10:30 – 11:00 Break
Oregon Convention Center, Oregon Ballroom Foyer
Sponsored by Encore Inflight Entertainment

12:20 – 13:20 Lunch
Oregon Convention Center, Portland Ballroom
Sponsored by Global Eagle Entertainment
13:30 – 16:00 Breakout Educational Sessions
Breakout Track A. Content & Entertainment
Oregon Convention Center, E141-144
Breakout Track B. Connectivity & Technology
Oregon Convention Center, D137-140
Breakout Track C. Comfort & Ambience
Oregon Convention Center, D135-136
Breakout Track D. APEX 101: Intro to the PaxEx
Oregon Convention Center, E147-148
14:10 – 14:25 Break
Oregon Convention Center, Halls DE Foyer
Sponsored by Encore Inflight Entertainment
15:05 – 15:20 Break
Oregon Convention Center, Halls DE Foyer
Sponsored by Encore Inflight Entertainment
16:15 – 17:15 APEX Annual General Meeting
Oregon Convention Center, E147-148
2016 preview video sponsored by Skyline IFE
17:45 – 19:15 APEX Awards Ceremony
Oregon Convention Center, Oregon Ballroom
Ceremony sponsored by Phitek
Presentation sponsored by Global Eagle Entertainment
Translations sponsored by OnBoard International

Tuesday 29 September 2015
07:30 – 18:00 APEX Registration
Oregon Convention Center, Hall C Foyer
07:30 – 08:45 Airline Breakfast
Oregon Convention Center, C123 – 124
APEX & IFSA airline members only
09:00 – 18:00 EXPO
Oregon Convention Center, Halls BCD

Wednesday 30 September 2015
08:00 – 18:00 APEX Registration
Oregon Convention Center, Hall C Foyer
09:00 – 18:00 EXPO
Oregon Convention Center, Halls BCD
19:30 – 22:30 CEO Reception
(APEX Networking Event)

Leftbank Annex
Sponsored by SITA OnAir
Transportation will be provided.

Thursday 1 October 2015
08:00 – 15:00 APEX Registration
Oregon Convention Center, Hall C Foyer
09:00 – 17:00 EXPO
Oregon Convention Center, Halls BCD

*subject to change

APEX Neck Wallets sponsored by Panasonic Avionics Corporation
APEX Online Registration sponsored by Airbus
APEX Hotel Key Cards sponsored by Emphasis Video Entertainment Limited
APEX Pocket Guide sponsored by Gogo
APEX Blast Emails sponsored by WL Gore

 

 

 

 

IFSA AGENDA

Monday 28 September 2015
08:00 – 17:00 IFSA Exhibitor Set Up
11:00 – 16:00 IFSA Board of Director’s Meeting
12:00 – 17:00 IFSA Registration
16:15 – 17:00 IFSA Annual Meeting
17:00 – 17:30 IFSA Leadership Reception
17:30 – 19:00 IFSA Welcome Reception
Wine sponsored by Michael J. Devine
Jack Daniel’s, Woodford Reserve & Finlandia Vodka sponsored by Brown-Forman
Leadership and Welcome Receptions sponsored by WESSCO International

Tuesday 29 September 2015
07:00 – 11:00 IFSA Exhibitor Set Up
07:00 – 17:00 IFSA Registration
09:00 – 11:00 IFSA Education Sessions
09:00 – 09:50 Suzy Badaracco – Food Trends
09:50 – 10:05 IFSA Break
Break sponsored by Sunberry Limited
10:05 – 11:00 IFSA Government Affairs and Education Committee Update
11:00 IFSA Exhibition Ribbon Cutting
11:00 – 17:00 IFSA Exhibit Hall Open
IFSA lunch sponsored by Campione D’Italia, LLC, Sunberry Limited, Cuisine Solutions, The Hershey Company & Eli’s Cheesecake Company
22:00 – 24:00 IFSA Hospitality Suite
Hospitality Suite sponsored by McGuire & Associates

Wednesday 30 September 2015
08:00 – 16:00 IFSA Registration
09:00 – 10:00 IFSA Keynote – Serve to be Great: Leadership Lessons from a Prison, a Monastery and a Boardroom – Matt Tenney
Keynote sponsored by Orvec
IFSA morning break sponsored by Leahy
10:00 – 16:00 IFSA Exhibit Hall Open & Chef’s Competition
Chef’s Competition sponsored by MARFO, Great Western Beef, & Clearwater Seafood
Stoves sponsored by Southbend
IFSA lunch sponsored by Campione D’Italia, LLC, Sunberry Limited, Cuisine Solutions, The Hershey Company & Eli’s Cheesecake Company
16:00 IFSA Conference Adjourns
19:00 – 23:00 IFSA Social Networking Event/Fun Night
Punchbowl Social Portland
Social Networking Event sponsored by HACO & The Coca-Cola Company

*subject to change

IFSA Neck Wallets and Lanyards sponsored by gategroup
IFSA Program sponsored by DFMi
IFSA Tote Bag sponsored by AMI Inflight
IFSA Hotel Key Cards sponsored by WESSCO International