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Panel: Unlocking Africa's Potential

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There is significant potential for aviation to generate substantial benefits for the entire value chain in Africa, including airlines, industry suppliers and national economies. But there are equally significant challenges to be addressed before this potential can be unlocked.

The panel explored how Africa can match the growth and profitability of other emerging regions and identified where the greatest stumbling blocks can be removed to release the continent’s assets. 

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 Kim Norgaard, CNN Moderator: Kim Norgaard
Africa Bureaux Chief
CNN
Bernard Gustin, CEO<br> Brussels Airlines  Bernard Gustin
CEO
Brussels Airlines
 
 James Hogan, President & CEO Etihad   James Hogan
President & CEO
Etihad Airways
Francesco Violante, SITA   

Francesco Violante
CEO
SITA

 
 Titus Naikuni, CEO Kenyan Airways  Titus Naikuni
Group Managing Director & CEO
Kenya Airways
 Elijah Chingosho, AFRAA

Elijah Chingosho
Secretary General & CEO
AFRAA

 
George Uriesi George Uriesi 
MD & CEO
Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)


       
Airbus Airports Company South Africa ARC BOC Aviation
       
Boeing Bombardier CAE Changi
       
CFM DIIO GE LEK
       
MRJ MTU Narita Panasonic
       
Pratt & Whitney Seabury SITA South African Airways
       

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