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Monday 21 March 2022

17:30 - 19:30 Welcome drinks
Join us for free informal welcome sponsored by Southpac Aerospace, held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Coogee Beach

Tuesday 22 March 2022

09:00 - 09:15 Welcome and conference open
09:20 - 10:05 Keynote 1 - Professor Mark Wiggins (Macquarie University)
10:10 - 10:55 Keynote 2 - Professor Leigh Signal (Massey University)
10:55 - 11:25 Morning tea
11:25 - 12:10 Keynote 3 - James Redgrove (Dreamworld)
12:10 - 13:10 Lunch
13:10 - 13:40 The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on seafarers' mental health and chronic fatigue: beneficial effects of onboard peer support, external support and Internet access - Dr Michelle Grech
13:40 - 14:10 Self Evaluation and Looking for Help – Dr Natasha Yates (Bond University Medicine)
14:10 - 14:40 The effect of a common stressor - noise on pilot cognition - Dr Brett Molesworth
14:40 - 15:10 Afternoon tea
15:10 - 15:40 Organisational decision making: How organisational inputs shape decisions in the cockpit and among front line operators – Dr Dirk Maclean
15:40 - 16:10 Pilot mental health: findings from a series of clinical interviews - Corrie Ackland and Tony Merritt
16:10 - 16:40 An update on Human Factors and Non-technical skills from an operational perspective – Capt. Ben Charters
16:40 - 17:00 Day 1 wrap up
18:00 - 19:00 Pre-dinner drinks Barzura, Coogee
19:00 - 22:00 Conference dinner - Barzura, Coogee

Wednesday 23 March 2022

09:00 - 10:35 AAvPA Forum 1
09:00-09:25 Embodied sensemaking: Responding to the non-normal in high reliability work contexts - Brad Roberts
09:25-09:50 Systems thinking training for better safety performance at the Maritime regulator - Mal Christie
09:50-10:15 Testing the validity of High Reliability in Organisations - Nicola MacPhail
10:15-10:35 The effect of surprise on performance and how noise moderates its effect - Michael Manning
09:00 - 10:35 PACDEFF Forum
09:00-09:10 Welcome

09:10-09:35 44 years of CRM training, what you do not know and need to know – Stephen Walsh

09:40-10:05 Integrating Human Factors into Safety Management – Matt McKay

10:10-10:35 Best practice Interviewing Techniques for Human Factors Investigations in Aviation and Rail – Danni Maynard

10:35 - 11:00 Morning tea
11:00 - 12:30 AAvPA Forum 2
11:00-11:20 Maintenance Check Flight Events - Causes and Factors - Jay Nagy
11:20-11:40 Positive deviance: Capturing, codifying and controlling innovative violations - Tony Bannister-Tyrell
11:45-12:05 Investigating Predictors of Pilots' Risk-Taking Propensity Yassmin Ebrahim
12:05-12:30 The odds of exposure to unsafe weather from aerodrome forecast use - David Wilson
11:00 - 12:30 PACDEFF ATC and General Topics Forum
11:00-11:30 ATC HF Topic TBA – Colleen Kitson

11:30-12:00 ATC HF Topic TBA – Bill Appleby

12:00-12:30 Human Factors in Helicopter EMS Operations – Capt. Lachlan Slatyer

11:00 - 12:30 PACDEFF Flight Crew Forum
11:00-11:30 Emerging Technologies and Negative Training – Tony Power

11:30-12:00 Delivering value from an eye-tracking based training aid in a military flight training environment – Alexander Robinson and Rama Myers

12:00-12:30 The affordances of VR for training novel event management in aerospace – Capt. Cameron Tribe

11:00 - 12:30 PACDEFF Human Factors Forum
11:00-11:30 Research Results on Cabin Crew training – Maria Fernanda Larrea Sotomayor

11:30-12:00 A Human Factors Perspective on the Qantas Response to COVID – Carolyn Vaughan

12:00-12:30 Utilising Eye Tracking data to identify Startle and Surprise in Pilots – Cdr Aruna Ranganathan

12:30 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 14:45 AAvPA Forum 3
13:15-13:40 Eye-tracking in aviation: where to now? - Dr Matt Ebbatson
13:40-14:00 - Flight instructor perceptions of the value of visual scan behaviour in the assessment of pilot performance - Matt Gray
14:05-14:25 - Aircraft visibility study - Mangalore mid air - Nathalie Boston and Michael Dawes
14:25-14:45 Analysis of runway incursions from a human factors perspective - Yan Yan, Soufiane Boufous and Brett Molesworth
13:15 - 14:45 PACDEFF Workshops 1 and 2
Workshop 1: Human & Organisational Performance, and Operational Learning Teams (Andy Shone)

Workshop 2: Maintaining Safety While Emerging from COVID Affected Operations (Capt. Andy Elliott)

14:45 - 15:15 Afternoon tea
15:15 - 16:45 AAvPA Forum 4
15:15-15:35 Implementing Human Factors Solutions for Australian Flight Training Schools: Part 2 - Selina Fothergill and Michael White
15:35-15:55 A comparison between Australian and European pilots' confidence in 'just culture' - Kevin McMurtrie
16:00-16:20 Effects of auditory and visual feedback on remote pilot manual flying performance - Matthew Dunn
16:20-16:40 Investigation report - Human Factors issues in relation to AO-2019-050 Anna Bay - Max Marton
15:15 - 16:45 PACDEFF Workshops 3 and 4
Workshop 3: Facilitator Skills for Human Factors Trainers (Belinda Warner, Jana Ewing, Kiralee Tynan)

Workshop 4: Providing Support for Flight Crew and Cabin Crew Mental Health (Capt. Chris Smith and Capt. Ralph Grunewald)

16:45 - 17:00 Conference wrap up