Vedder Thinking | Events Vedder Price to Be a Gold Sponsor at the 16th Annual Global Airfinance Conference–Dublin
January 22–23, 2014
Vedder Price is a proud Gold Sponsor of Airfinance Journal's Global Airfinance Conference–Dublin. This event has been running for over 15 years and brings together over 1,000 key aviation finance professionals each year to discuss new opportunities in the aircraft finance space.
In addition to Vedder Price's sponsorship, several firm attorneys will be participating in the conference. Geoffrey R. Kass, Shareholder and a member of the firm's Global Transportation Finance team, will present the Chairperson's opening remarks on Day Two of the conference.
Dean N. Gerber, Chair of the firm's Global Transportation Finance team, will speak on the topic "Can the EETC Structure Work for All?". The session will cover how to put together an EETC deal, the cost advantages of doing so, development of an EETC market in Europe and the adaptability of British Airways and Air Canada EETC deals to other non-U.S. airlines.
Lastly, Joshua D. Gentner, Shareholder and a member of the Global Transportation Finance team, will moderate the session "Where Is the ECA Market Going?". Topics to be discussed include whether all ECAs will offer capital markets products in 2014, how ECA products can change to meet market demand, what is to become of the home market rule and how weaker credits can access ECA funding.
For more information on the 16th Annual Global Airfinance Conference–Dublin, please click here.