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AME Aviation Day

Disrupting Through Innovation

The IATA Aviation & Aeropolitical Affairs Day is an exclusive conference for aviation stakeholders in Africa and the Middle East (AME).  This year we will focus on the challenges to overcome in light of the enormous growth in air transport in much of the region . 

Join us in Dead Sea along with some 250 leading aviation decision makers and influencers who are expected, from airlines, CAAs, government agencies, airports, ANSPs, financial sector, international and regional organizations, aviation suppliers, travel agencies and aircraft manufacturers.

October 4 - October 5, 2017 Dead Sea, Jordan Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Registration is now closed

Hotel and Visa

The event will take place at the Kempinski Hotel, Dead Sea (Jordan). Rooms and special rates have been arranged and we encourage you to reserve your room as soon as possible to guarantee your rate through the Hotel's website or send an email to reservation.ishtar@kempinski.comgroups.ishtar@kempinski.com 

Citizens of some countries may require a travel visa to enter Jordan and therefore we kindly ask you to check properly before your arrival. In case of questions, please check the list of countries (pdf) or contact us directly.


AME Aviation & Aeropolitical Affairs Day will attract industry experts and decision makers and provides many attractive sponsorship opportunities. Showcase your products, solutions and services to airlines, airports, government officials and many more. If you are interested in sponsoring the event, please view our Sponsorship Package (pdf) or contact us directly​

Event highlights

The enormous growth that aviation has enjoyed in much of the region has created challenges that require cooperation and visionary planning to overcome. In addition to discussing many of the key topics that affect the transport industry, IATA will tackle key issues and opportunities including:

  • Aviation Security: is the industry up to the evolving challenges and opportunities?
  • How airlines are managing financially during tough times?
  • New & Emerging Technologies Transforming Aviation,
  • The future of aviation & economies,

Please see the full AME day agenda (pdf) for detailed information, including speakers and social events

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