David Bowen is the Chief ATM at the SESAR Joint Undertaking where he leads the team responsible for the operational and technical systems content of the SESAR programme.
David is an ATM systems engineer with over 20 years of experience in the domain of CNS, avionics and ATM ground systems.
Beginning his career in the UK he worked on the development of surveillance systems before spending 4 years at Eurocontrol focussing on ADS-B and Multilateration. He has experience in the development and standardisation of numerous CNS and avionics systems including participation to ICAO panels and chairmanship of technical standardisation working groups.
Prior to taking up his current role in the SESAR JU David spent 4 years as the Technical Secretary of EUROCAE with responsibility for the overall management of EUROCAE technical standards activities as well as working closely with RTCA and other organisations on the coordinated development of avionics and ATM standards.
David has a degree in Theoretical Physics from the University of St Andrews.