The IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit (WATS) are open to pre-registered, accredited press, who will have access to specialized briefings, full media room facilities, including a reserved working area, wireless internet access and printers. 

This year’s AGM and WATS will be particularly momentous. Airlines are simultaneously recovering from the COVID-19 crisis, setting the path to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050, and adapting to a geopolitical environment that is undergoing its greatest shock in over 3 decades.  

Program Highlights

  • The Director General’s Report on the Air Transport Industry
  • Updated Airline Economic Outlook 
  • The CEO Insight Panel
  • Implications for aviation from the Russia-Ukraine conflict 
  • Lessons learned from the Pandemic 

Please note that this year’s AGM and WATS will be an in-person only event, held in accordance with  the Government of Qatar COVID-19 protocols

If you have not received an invitation and wish to obtain accreditation, please send your complete details to