CHC Helicopter

CHC Helicopter

September 27, 2010 13:53 ET

Final Call for Papers: CHC Safety and Quality Summit

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 27, 2010) - CHC Helicopter, the world's leading offshore helicopter services provider, is making a final 'call for papers' for presentation at the 2011 CHC Safety & Quality Summit.

With the deadline for submissions set for Sept. 30, 2010, only three days remain to submit proposals to participate as a presenter in one of the most respected forums for aviation-focused safety and quality learning. More than 500 delegates from around the world attended the 2010 Summit. The 2011 edition will be held March 28-30 2011 in Vancouver.

Those wishing to submit a paper for presentation at the Summit are encouraged to visit for more information on submission guidelines. The main Summit website is

Details of some of this year's keynote presentations are also being revealed. The plenary session of the Summit will be arranged like a debate, where three experts, each renowned in their field, will lead a discussion on the summit's theme: Corporate Responsibility vs. Personal Accountability: Two Sides of the Same Coin.

Three experts, Dr. Graham Braithwaite, Mr. John J. Nance and Dr. Tony Kern, have committed to participate in this "battle of the titans".

"We look forward to having these wonderful speakers on the stage together and promise it will be an interesting start to the seventh annual CHC Safety & Quality Summit," said Greg Wyght, Vice-President of Safety & Quality for CHC Helicopters.

Dr. Braithwaite and Mr. Nance will be debating corporate responsibility while Dr. Tony Kern will be speaking on personal accountability.

CHC Helicopter is the world's largest helicopter services company, specializing in the transport of personnel to offshore oil platforms. The CHC Helicopter group of companies is also a world-leader in provision of civilian Search-and-Rescue operations with major contracts in the UK, Ireland and Australia. Through its helicopter maintenance subsidiary Heli-One, the company is also a world-leader in helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul. CHC Helicopter is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada and operates more than 250 aircraft in some 35 countries around the world.

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