Itinerary

Thursday, June 16—Seattle to Madrid

Friday, June 17—Madrid

Meeting with Ms. Esperanza Aguirre, Governor of Madrid

Tour of Madrid tunnel & meeting with Dragados officials

Meeting with Enerfin

Saturday, June 18—Madrid

Iberdrola meeting

Sunday, June 19— Madrid to Paris

Delegation meeting

Aerospace Industries Association dinner                  

Monday, June 20—Paris Air Show

Open Washington pavilion

US Pavilion opening ceremonies with Secretary Ray LaHood, US Department of Transportation

Business meetings with:

            Boeing Company

            Alcoa

            Goodrich

            ASCO

            Premium Aerotech

            Toray

            Liebherr Aerospace

            Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China

Jim Albaugh/Boeing 747-8 plane – side media event

U.S. Ambassador’s aerospace reception

Tuesday, June 21—Paris Air Show

Business meetings with:

            Kaiser Aluminum

            Bombardier Aerospace

            Airbus

            Dassault Systemes     

            Crane Aerospace

            Umbra Cuscinetti

            SAFRAN

            GE Aviation

            Fokker Elmo

Wednesday, June 22—Paris

Business meetings with:

            Areva

            PSA Peugeot

            Renault

            EdF EN

Life Sciences meeting with Cancéropôle Île-de-France

Thursday, June 23—Hamburg

Life Sciences Seminar, welcome by Governor Gregoire and Prime Minister David McAllister of Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony)     

MOU signing for WBBA and Germany’s BioRegioN association

Meeting with Prime Minister McAllister

Volkswagen parts and IT suppliers meeting

Friday, June 24— Hamburg

Meeting with Mayor Olav Scholz of the state of Hamburg

Airbus meeting and facility tour

CFK Valley (Carbon Fiber Research Center) meeting and MOU

Lufthansa Technical Training meeting and possible MOU