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IATA People Symposium

Premier Conference for Aviation Executives & Human Resource Professionals

Commercial aviation is a service business and a people business  – the unique requirements and challenges merit the attention of an event tailored to fit the industry.  The importance of this area is not just for human resources specialists but extends to every aviation executive where people performance and development are critical to business success. Do not miss the opportunity to attend one of the only events in 2014 that focuses on human resource management in aviation.

Since 2011, IATA has organized an annual IATA Global Aviation Human Capital Summit, to provide a conference with this special focus. Again this year, come share best practices, explore innovative approaches and exchange common experiences with commercial aviation enterprises at the IATA World People Symposium.

When: November 4 - November 6, 2014
Where: Prague, Czech Republic
Venue: Prague Marriott Hotel
Audience: Open to all Aviation HR Professionals & Executives

Program highlights 

  • Overcoming the aviation skills gap challenge with a new generation of aviation professionals
  • Attracting, retaining and developing talent for a dynamic and exciting industry
  • Leading in service while managing costs
  • Planning for the workforce of today and tomorrow
  • Innovating for learning and development
  • Boosting women in aviation leadership
  • Human resource strategy development

As the industry celebrates the centenary of commercial aviation, we are preparing to meet the challenges of the next 100 years in many areas, but one of the most critical is the talent required to ensure success in the years ahead.  The symposium will touch on several key themes:

  • The Strategic Viewpoint
  •  Attraction and Retention
  • Organizational Development and Success
  • Leading in Service while Managing Costs
  • Training and Development
  • Diversity
  • Leadership

View the program synopsis (pdf).

Registration information

Register now

Attendee Type             Regular rate (incl. 21% VAT)
IATA Member Airlines and Strategic Partners USD1120
Non-Member Airlines USD1300
Other Delegates USD1434



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