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Direct Data Services (DDS) User Forum

This first Direct Data Services (DDS) Forum is designed to bring together airline users and potential users. The Forum will focus on helping users to use and benefit from the tool to its full potential. Learn best practices from other airlines and find out new ways on how to improve strategic decision making.

Join us in Istanbul for two days of FREE information sessions, client airline presentations, hands-on workshops and networking evenings.

When: May 21 - May 22, 2014
Where: Istanbul, Turkey
Venue: Le Meridien Istanbul Etiler
Cengiz Topel Caddesi No:39
34337 Etiler
Audience: DDS clients and prospective clients

Forum highlights

  • The latest updates and future plans for DDS
  • Training sessions dedicated to product features and process descriptions
  • Insightful presentations from DDS users and contributors
  • Two networking sessions to meet and discuss with peers, colleagues and industry experts

Don’t miss this valuable opportunity to network with peers from leading airlines. Discuss your market intelligence needs and challenges with associates and industry experts.

View the preliminary agenda (pdf)


Registration is free and open to all DDS clients and prospective clients

Register Now!


Stay at the same hotel as the venue! Book your room at Le Meridien Istanbul hotel for special offer to registrants.

Deluxe room - EUR 175 per night (taxes excluded)

More information on transportation options from the airport to the hotel.

Visa requirements

Registrants are reminded that it is their individual responsibility to obtain a valid visa to attend the DDS User Forum. Please ensure you check your visa requirements as soon as possible to prevent any delay in your visa application. For guidance and further information, registrants should consult the following links: Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

If you have any questions or require an Invitation Letter for the purpose of a visa, please contact us at


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