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Aviation Day Africa

Driving Economies through the Power of Aviation

This high-caliber conference brought together to Abuja on 23-24 May some 250 distinguished aviation decision makers and influencers representing airlines, CAAs, government agencies, airports, air navigation service providers, financial, international and regional organizations, aviation suppliers, travel agencies and aircraft manufacturers. Thank you to all participants for their support in making this event a total success!

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IATA Aviation Day Abuja, Nigeria 2016

Agenda highlights 

Below are the main topics discussed at this conference, under the theme "Driving Economies through the Power of Aviation​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​"​

  • The impact of aviation in economic development and regional integration
  • Integrating Aviation in economic national planning
  • Aviation and Tourism convergence for economic development
  • Public - Private partnership for African airport viability
  • Addressing funding requirements for the development of aviation in emerging economies
  • Aviation as catalyst for the development of the agro-industry 
  • Forging partnership through Smarter Regulations
  • The Airline-Airport relationship (airport developments, finance and partnerships) 
  • The next generation Airport (passenger experience, security, facilitation and e-Cargo) 
  • The Skills Gap – Are we doing enough to be prepared for this challenge?   ​

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Download the Aviation Day Africa presentations (pdf)

Past Aviation Days Events in our region

Did you miss our previous Aviation Day that took place in Abu Dhabi, UAE on 27-28 October, 2015?  Highlights are outlined in our quarterly AME Gazette.


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