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3rd World Financial Symposium


The third World Financial Symposium (WFS) will focus on Building High Performing Financial Organizations, adding a fifth strategic pillar to the Industry White Paper (pdf) aiming at achieving sustained airline financial health. WFS will bring more than 750 financial executives and specialists together to share insights, discuss industry challenges and best practices for aviation financial management​​​​.  

September 19 - September 23, 2016 Singapore ​Marina Bay Sands Hotel Open to all

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Alexandre de Juniac 


Alan Joyce 


Hear for the first time from Alexandre de Juniac as IATA Director General & CEO. Learn how IATA intends to continue supporting sustained financial health for the airline industry.




Hear the views of Alan Joyce, CEO, Qantas, on how Finance can step up to be a high performing organization and the perfect strategic partner for the CEO in achieving sustained financial health


 A packed agenda covering the top financial hot topics for the airline industry

 Effective enterprise risk management - the path to success / Is finance ready to support airline retailing? / What are your payment options and what steps should be taken to manage them more efficiently? / Key IFRS challenges for the industry / How to address complex and ancillary service related taxes / The future of financial technologies / Managing external cost: infrastructure and fuel / Emerging trends in credit risk management - tackling the dilemma of maximizing sales versus minimizing risk / Financial risk management / Simplicity as the key to cost efficiency / Cooperating on industry risk management efforts / Protecting and unlocking your cash



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