FABA Conferences are back!
Join us for our in-person networking event hosted by Atlas Aviation at Peter O. Knight Airport (KTPF). This one-day event will feature speakers and panels covering key topics including Airport Lease Agreements and Illegal Charters, a Legislative Update from FABA's Lobbyist, and much more. Enjoy reconnecting with industry professionals and visiting the exhibitor booths in the hangar. Breakfast and Lunch will be included with registration.
Session 1: Airport Lease Agreements
Presented by Jeff Kohlman, Managing Principal of Aviation Management Consulting Group (AMCG). This session will provide important background information, industry best practices, and the do's and don'ts of lease agreement negotiations, compliance, and renewal from both the airport sponsor (lessor) and lessee perspectives.
Session 2: Illegal Charter Initiative
Presented by Timothy Obitts, President and CEO of the National Air Transportation Association (NATA).
Session 3: Legislative Update
Presented by Eric Prutsman, Attorney at Prutsman & Associates, P.A. and FABA's Legislative Lobbyist.
Session 4: Legal Panel: Aircraft Lien Amendment, Tampa Ad Valorem Tax Litigation, and New FAA Filing Requirements
Presented by Richard L. Richards, Esq., is an attorney partner with the Richards Legal Group and serves as Past-President and Board Member of FABA; and Keri Dowling, Esq., President of Air Law Office, P.A. and FABA Board Director
Session 5: Current Events
Moderated by Jeff Kohlman, Managing Principal of Aviation Management Consulting Group (AMCG).
*Check back for more details on the Agenda and Sessions
Peter O. Knight Airport (KTPF)
825 Severn Ave, Tampa, FL 33606
Peter O. Knight Airport is located in Tampa on Davis Islands, five minutes from downtown Tampa, museums, The Florida Aquarium, the Amalie Arena, the Tampa Convention Center and Port of Tampa cruise ship terminals. The airport’s operator offers a flight school and aerial tours of the Tampa Bay region.
The networking event will be held in the Atlas Aviation hangar. There, participants will be able to visit exhibitor booths, participate in panels, and listen to speakers cover key Florida aviation topics