We are pleased to inform you that the AAK, based on the strategic objectives set by ICAO for the civil aviation industry to improve flight safety, will organize a regional workshop on "Global Reporting Format for the Runway Surface Conditions - ICAO GRF " in Almaty from November 28 to 29, 2023.

The main purpose of ICAO GRF application is to reduce the risks of aircraft the runway excursion. Considering that the process of implementing GRF and its further application has left many questions, including for the CIS countries, the purpose of this seminar is to share with the countries of the region the experience of solving problems that have arisen during the implementation and application of GRF.

The speakers of the event will be specialists of the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Airbus, Civil aviation authorities of Azerbaijan, manufacturers of equipment and software for assessing the condition of the runway - Moventor Oy, Monitor Soft, "Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan" JSC, RSE "Kazaeronavigation", domestic airlines and airports.

Registration is valid until October 31, 2023



28 November

9:00 – 10:00 Registration of participants
10:00 - 10:10 Opening, greeting of the seminar participants Deputy Chairman of the CAC - Zharylgasov Sarsen Civil Aviation Committee
10:10 – 10:20 Aviation infrastructure senior director- Tamara Archuadze JSC Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan
10:20 – 11:00 Takeoff Landing Performance Assessment (TALPA) and Runway Condition Assessment Matrix (RCAM) FAA expert - Chad McCormack Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
FAA expert - Andrew Edstorm Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
11:00 – 11:30 Global Reporting Format Runway Surface Conditions IATA -E-Learning Course Assistant Director, ATM Infrastructure -Dmitry Kosolapov IATA
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee break, talks.
12:00 – 12:20 Experience of GRF implementation in the Republic of Kazakhstan Senior Aviation Inspector – Amantaiuly Yernar JSC Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan
12:20 – 12:40 Change management and risk assessment related to the implementation of GRF Director of the Department of Aerodromes and Ground Handling – Svetlana Yeroshina JSC Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan
12:40 – 13:00 Stages of implementation of GRF by ATS Deputy Head of AIM - Narbekov Daniyar RSE "Kazaeronavigatcia"
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:20 Software Ais.ans.kz Lead developer of the SNOWTAM system – Lutovinov Alexey Vladislavovich Monitorsoft
14:20 – 14:40 Features of GRF application at airports in Kazakhstan Aerodrome Service Specialist – Alibek Kunkenov JSC "Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport"
14:40 – 15:00 Features of GRF application at airports in Kazakhstan Aerodrome Service Specialist- Alexandr Makovskiy АО «Международный аэропорт Сары-Арка»
15:00 – 15:20 Features of GRF application at airports in Kazakhstan Deputy Head of Aerodromes services - Jumabayev Rufat JSC "Almaty International Airport"
15:20 – 15:40 Coffee break, talks.
15:40 – 16:00 Experience of GRF application by ATC Head of the aerodrome ATC Center - Kurierov Andrey RSE "Kazaeronavigatcia"
16:00 – 17:00 GRF as a global initiative to reduce the risks of aircraft excursions Regional Officer Meteorology - Online – Christopher Keohan ICAO
17:00 – 17:30 Group photo
Gala Dinner by invitations

29 November

Morning coffee, talks.
10:00 – 10:20 Experience of GRF application by airlines Director of Operational Training - Almaz Tokbakbayev JSC "Air Astana"
10:20 – 11:00 Software for GRF and friction measuring equipment products Director – Mikko Kallio Moventor oy
11:00 – 11:20 Implementation on GRF at Heydar Aliyev International Airport Aerodrome inspector of AGA department – Aidyn Mirzazada Azerbaijan CAA
11:20 – 11:40 GRF experience in Georgia Aerodrome supervisor – Mindia Abuladze Tbilisi International Airport Georgia
11:40 – 12:00 Closing ceremony, group pictures
12:00 – 12:40 Lunch
13:00 – 16:00 Almaty sightseeing

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