The experts work for the organizations EUROCONTROL, IATA en ICAO.
- EUROCONTROL is the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation. EUROCONTROL currently has 41 member states.
- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is a trade association of the world’s approximately 250 airlines, primarily major carriers. It is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.
- The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It codifies the principles and techniques of international air navigation and fosters the planning and development of international air transport to ensure safe and orderly growth. It is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.
- 18.00-19.00 uur: David McMillan, (former) Chairman Task Force on Risks to Civil Aviation arising from Conflict Zones (TF RCZ), International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
- 19.00-20.00 uur: mr. Joe Sultana, Director Network Manager, Eurocontrol
- 20.00-21.00 uur: International Air Transport Association (IATA):
- Nick Careen, Senior Vice President, Airport, Passenger, Cargo and Security Division (APCS), IATA
- Gilberto Lopez Meyer, Senior Vice President, Safety, Operations and Infrastructure, IATA
- Carolina Ramirez Taborda, Global Director, Security and Facilitation, IATA
- Jeff Shane, General Counsel, IATA
- Mike Comber, Director, Member and External Relations with ICAO, IATA
- Russell Vieco, Head, Aviation Security, IATA
On 17 July 2014 Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was downed. The plane crashed in Eastern Ukraine. All 298 passengers were killed, 196 of whom were Dutch nationals. On 13 October 2015 the Dutch Safety Board published its MH17 investigation report. On 8 December 2015 the Dutch Cabinet sent its response to the Tweede Kamer.