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Safety and Flight Ops Conference 2017

​​​​​Creating Sustainable and Safe Operations in an Interconnected World

The Safety and Flight Ops Conference is IATA’s premium annual conference dedicated to improving safety and efficiency of airline operations globally. 


April 24 - April 26, 2017 Seoul, South Korea Grand Hyatt Hotel Open to all

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IATA’s annual Ops Conference is now broadening its scope to include a major stream on Safety.  In 2017 there will be a strong focus on the new technologies that have become all-pervasive in our day-to-day lives and the impact that they are having in every aspect of airline operations.

Why you should attend

The Safety and Flight Ops Conference brings together more than 300 global delegates that are committed to the future of aviation safety and the management of operations in a challenging environment and fast changing world.  It is an opportunity for all attendees to share ideas, ask questions and exchange opinions with industry leaders and aviation specialists.

Conference sessions will be led by senior industry experts and will include presentations, panel discussions, and audience interaction.  The main themes will cover:

  • ATM Transformation
  • Impact of Social Media
  • The Rise of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
  • Pilot Training
  • Impact of Cultural Differences on Safety


Who you will meet

The conference will feature senior airline, government and industry representatives, led by IATA’s Director General and CEO, Alexandre de Juniac.  Connect with senior operational representatives from airlines, airports, ATS providers, governments, manufacturers and suppliers to help shape the airline operational agenda.



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