IATA conferences, exhibitions and industry meetings provide organizations active in air transport with an essential arena for insight, discussion and cooperation on new technologies and industry-related issues.


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Found 15 events

CNS Partnership Conference

- 4 - 6 June - Miami, USA

The CNS Partnership Conference brings together leaders and decision-makers of the industry to explore and influence the future development of air cargo in the USA.

  • Cargo
  • Ground Operations

2023 PLACI Compliance Requirements Session

- 6 - 7 June - Geneva, Switzerland

A 2-day session to help you with the implementation of new Pre-Loading Advance Cargo Information (PLACI) requirements taking effect in 2023.

  • Cargo

152nd Slot Conference

- 13 - 15 June - Dublin, Ireland

The twice-yearly Slot Conference is a forum allowing airlines and airports to obtain the slots that will give them the best schedule to offer their customers

  • Slots

Turbulence Aware User Forum

- 19 - 20 June - Calgary, Canada

Turbulence Aware User Forum aims to explore current trends related to managing turbulence with real-time data generated by the aircraft.

Focus Africa

- 20 - 21 June - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Focus Africa is a regional conference bringing together top aviation stakeholders from Africa, Middle East and globally to collaboratively drive the advancement of aviation in Africa.

  • Value of Aviation

Wings of Change Americas (WoCA)

- 27 - 28 June - Mexico City, Mexico

The IATA Wings of Change Americas (WoCA) is a major aviation event that brings together Americas aviation leaders to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the aviation industry.

  • Regulations & Law
  • Value of Aviation

World Safety & Operations Conference (WSOC)

- 19 - 21 September - Hanoi, Vietnam

IATA's World Safety and Operations Conference (WSOC) is the main vehicle to interact with the aviation industry on all issues related to safety, operations, and infrastructure.

  • Airline Operations
  • Safety

World Sustainability Symposium (WSS)

- 3 - 4 October - Madrid, Spain

The IATA World Sustainability Symposium is the only event specifically tailored for airline sustainability professionals.

  • Sustainability

19th Maintenance Cost Conference (MCC) and 2nd MRO SmartHub User Forum

- 4 - 6 October - Hanoi, Vietnam

The Maintenance Cost Conference (MCC) is a forum for airlines, OEMs and MROs to discuss aircraft maintenance, cost management trends and best practices.


- 24 - 26 October - Chicago, USA

This year the World Financial Symposium (WFS) and World Passenger Symposium (WPS) will be held in Chicago. WFS will focus on aviation financial management, while​ WPS will look at the customer experience.

  • Retailing & Finance
  • Regulations & Law
  • Passenger Experience
  • Security

IATA Aviation Energy Forum (AEF)

- 7 - 9 November - Abu Dhabi, UAE

The Aviation Energy forum will be held in Abu Dhabi on 07 – 09 November 2023, covering Commercial and Technical Fuel, SAF and other energy options that will contribute to the 2050 net zero target.

  • Sustainability
  • Airline Operations

Wings of Change Europe (WoCE)

- 14 - 15 November - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Wings of Change Europe will discuss and drive the industry agenda for safe, secure and sustainable air transport services in Europe.

  • Regulations & Law
  • Value of Aviation

153rd Slot Conference

- 14 - 17 November - Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The twice-yearly Slot Conference is a forum allowing airlines and airports to obtain the slots that will give them the best schedule to offer their customers

World Cargo Symposium (WCS)

- 12 - 14 March 2024 - Hong Kong (SAR), China

The World Cargo Symposium (WCS) is the largest and most prestigious air transport cargo event. The 2024 edition will take place in Hong Kong (SAR), China.

  • Cargo

IATA Ground Handling Conference (IGHC)

- 7 - 9 May 2024 - Reykjavík , Iceland

The IATA Ground Handling Conference (IGHC) is the premier annual ground handling industry conference in the world.

  • Airport Infrastructure
  • Airline Operations
  • Ground Operations
  • Cargo