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On the occasion of the international air law moot court Organised by Masyarakat Hukum Udara, the Indonesian Air Law Society

In close cooperation with The International Institute of Air and Space Law (IIASL) of Leiden University, the Netherlands

To be held on 7 April 2016 in the JS Luwansa Hotel, Jakarta

JS Luwansa Hotel
2016 JS Luwansa Hotel Jakarta |
JL. H.R. Rasuna Said Kav. C-22, Jakarta 12940 Indonesia
Phone +62 (21) 2954 3030 |Fax +62 (21) 2954 3040 |


09.00 – 10.00         Registration and welcome

10.00 – 10.20         Opening session

  • Mr Andre Rahadian, Chairman, Masyarakat Hukum Udara, Indonesian Air Law Society, Jakarta
  • Pablo Mendes de Leon, Director, International Institute of Air and Space Law (IIASL), Leiden University, The Netherlands
  • His Excellency Mr Rob Swartbol, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Indonesia
  • His Excellency Minister Ignatius Jonan ,Ministry of Transportation of Indonesia / Mr. Suprasetyo as the Director General of Civil Aviation of the Ministry of Transportation of Indonesia


Session I

10.20 – 11.30         The ASEAN – EU air transport relationship: does harmonisation create new opportunities?

Chair: Mr Wahyuni Bahar, Founding Partner, Bahar & Partners Law Offices and chairman of the advisory board of the Indonesian Air Law Society, Jakarta

  • Representative of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) of the Indonesian Ministry of Transportation, Jakarta (introducing the subject)
  • Mr Rajesh Singh, Air Transport Counsellor, Former Joint Secretary, Civil Aviation, Government of India, Board member, IIASL
  • Alan Tan, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Noura Rouissi, EU Commission, Air Transport Division, Brussels
  • Vincent Correia, University of Poitiers/Paris XI, France

11.30 – 11.45         Tea/coffee break

Session II

11.45 – 12.45         Airline competition under ASEAN Open Skies: The impact of regional and international trends

Chair: Prof. Laura Pierallini, Partner, Law firm Pierallini, Rome, Italy

  • Representative of Indonesian CAA
  • Representative of Garuda
  • Representative of Indonesian National Air Carrier Association, Jakarta
  • Mr Guillaume Hecketsweiler, General Counsel, Air France KLM Group
  • Mr Alfonso Plana Boden, Partner, CMC Law Firm, Bogota, Columbia

12.45 – 14.00         Lunch

Session III

14.00 – 15.00          Airport competition: are airports ready to facing Open Skies in the ASEAN region?

Chair: Prof. Mia Wouters, Partner, LVP Law, Brussels, Belgium

  • Representative of Angkasa Pura II, Jakarta
  • Mr Aniel Bangoer, Legal Counsel, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, The Netherlands
  • Representative of Changi Airport Legal Counsel, Singapore
  • Mr Peter Urwantschky, Partner, Urwantschky DangelBrost, Ulm, Germany
  • Jason Bonin, Centre for Asian Legal Studies, National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • Mr Nitin Sarin, Managing Partner, M/s Sarin & Co, Chandigarh, India

15.20 Tea break

Session IV

15.20 – 16.30         Aviation safety: the challenge of clearing the skies

Chair: Prof. Stephan Hobe, University of Cologne, Germany

  • Representative of the Indonesian CAA
  • Representative of AirNav, Indonesia
  • Dr Jiefang Huang, Legal Bureau, ICAO
  • Mr Roderick van Dam, President, International Foundation for Public Aviation (IFPA)
  • Representative of Indonesian Accident and Incident Bureau
  • Mildred Trögeler, Legal Counsel, Boeing, Brussels
  • Siew Huay Tan, Director Legal, Civil Aviation Authority Singapore

16.30 – 16.45         Concluding remarks

  • Dr Volkan Gunel, Dean, Law Faculty of the University of Northern Cyprus
  • Pablo Mendes de Leon, Director IIASL, Leiden University



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