DY Attends 2017 ACC/AAAE Airport Planning, Design & Construction Symposium in New Orleans


We are pleased to announce that our President, Dennis Yap, will be moderating at the ACC/AAAE Airport Planning, Design & Construction Symposium in New Orleans this year! Dennis will be the moderator for Track C (Airside/Engineering) of Workshop 1 on February 21, 2017. He will be engaging several Aviation experts in a rousing discussion on the Creativity and Innovation for Airfield Projects.

Our Manager of Planning, Denis Verdier, as well as our Senior Aviation Consultant, Ombretta Russo, will be at the symposium to represent DY also. They will be attending as part of The Young Professional Forum and hope to gain insight on key challenges and solutions in the aviation industry.

As a loyal member of the Airport Consultants Council, DY is proud to be a part of the Airport Planning, Design & Construction Symposium. The ACC has long provided private businesses involved in the development and operations of airports, the vital networking and information opportunities through annual conferences such as this one.  The Airport Planning, Design & Construction Symposium is held annually and always provides an educational and professional environment for firms with airport-related technical expertise.  Topics that will be covered over the 3 day conference include Land-Use Planning – Protection, Compatibility, and Economic Development;  Creativity and Innovation for Airfield Projects;  The Real Risks of CMAR;  Capital Improvement Planning – Building Consensus for Your Development Program; Financial Alternatives to Self-Funding Impacts of Private Investment; Drones to Driverless – Embracing Technology Trends;  The Ever-Changing GA Landscape, Institutionalizing Process Best Practices (Permitting, Inspection, etc.), and many more.

For more information visit the AAAE website.