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.

Because of the COVID crisis, our events scheduled for the coming months have been or may be cancelled or postponed. Registered participants have or will be informed individually.

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Found 22 events

Cargo Events

- 6 - 8 October - Manchester, United Kingdom

The IATA Cargo Events provide a unique platform for air cargo supply chain professionals to address the latest industry challenges and opportunities. It will take place on 29-31 October 2019, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

  • Cargo

Maintenance Cost Conference

- Montreal, Canada

IATA Maintenance Cost Conference is MCTG's annual event. The conference offers a unique opportunity for airlines, OEMs and MROs to discuss the latest trends on aircraft maintenance and share best practices on maintenance cost management.

  • Operations

Airline Industry Retailing Symposium

- Vancouver, Q4 2020

Based on the success of the Distribution Track of the former IATA World Passenger Symposium (WPS), the IATA Airline Industry Retailing Symposium (AIRS) will address in depth the topics of Distribution and Payment.

  • Airline Distribution
  • Digital Transformation

Aviation Data Symposium

- Q4, 2020

The Aviation Data Symposium is the forum to share thoughts and experience and learn from industry leaders how to take full advantage of the power of big data.

  • Airline Distribution
  • Digital Transformation

147th Slot Conference

- 17 - 20 November - Barcelona, Spain

The semi-annual Slot Conference is brings together airlines and slot coordinators to plan airport slots for the forthcoming season that will give their customers the best possible schedules.

  • Airport Infrastructure
  • Slots

World Cargo Symposium

- 9 - 11 March 2021 - Istanbul, Turkey

The World Cargo Symposium is the largest and most prestigious event of its kind. Over the past few days, we have been receiving enquiries about the status of the upcoming 14th World Cargo Symposium (WCS) in Istanbul due to the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). Although there have been no reported cases in Turkey, we have taken the decision to postpone the event.

  • Cargo

CNS Partnership Conference (2021)

- 25 - 27 April 2021 - Miami, USA

The CNS Partnership Conference continues to be the premier cargo event, keeping members up-to-date and connected with the latest developments in the air cargo industry.

  • Cargo


- 16 - 19 May 2021 - Prague, Czech Republic

IGHC is premier ground handling conference including the Ground Ops Executive Summit (GOES). Introducing and expanding on Connected Ecological Digital Autonomous Ramp - CEDAR, ground operations safety, IGOM and training program implementation.

  • Operations

Global Airport & Passenger Symposium

- Postponed to 2021

Global Airport and Passenger Symposium (GAPS) examines the processes that touch the passenger journey, on the ground and in the air, and impact related airport processes and operations.

Wings of Change Americas

- Postponed to 2021

The IATA Wings of Change (WoC) is a major regional event that brings together the leaders of Latin America air transport industry to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the aviation industry.