Wings of Change Europe (WoCE)

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
14 - 15 November

Wings of Change Europe (WoCE) is a flagship industry event in the region where aviation leaders, regulators, and subject matter experts come together to discuss air transport’s top issues and opportunities to jointly agree on future actions to better utilize air transport as an engine of economic and social development across the European region.

WoCE 2023 edition primarily focused on what is required for aviation to improve its environmental and financial sustainability and navigate through current challenges. This included the environment, infrastructure and capacity, as well as passenger experience. Europe’s flagship aero political event once more shined the spotlight on industry leaders and policy-makers and included lively debates to shape the air transport of the future.

Wings of Change Europe was held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands on 14 and 15 November 2023.

Why attend?

WoCE will address topics such as

  • Opening Plenary: Featuring keynotes, industry outlooks, and interviews
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Infrastructure and Capacity
  • Passenger Experience
  • The Future of Aviation


Who attends?

  • Airlines/Airline Associations
  • Airports
  • Ground Handlers
  • Governments
  • Aircraft Manufacturers
  • Consulting Firms
  • Law Firms
  • Solution Providers
  • Industry-specific Publications and Media


Why get involved?

WoCE provides unique business, networking, and branding opportunities to more than 300 leaders and decision-makers representing the industry. Participants will get exclusive access to industry intelligence and the latest developments and trends.

  • Premium brand exposure
  • Excellent networking opportunities
  • Opportunity to showcase your products and services to a focused and targeted audience who needs your solutions
  • Get the best overview of the market and changing environment to successfully align your business development strategies
  • Learn from the first source the trends and current industry priorities and unleash business opportunities.


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“Great to have met leaders of the aviation sector, many friends, and colleagues in Istanbul this time. Wings of Europe has taken our view on sustainability in aviation a step forward. Thank you for the fruitful discussions.”
Şamil Karakaş, SVP, AnadoluJet

“Meetings like WOCE 22 send you back home feeling inspired, determined, and part of an enthusiastic global community.”
L. Neri, Italian Board Airline Representative

“WOCE is a must for leaders who need to be on top of the game and build their network for fundamental collaboration.”
Luis Rodrigues, SATA Azores Airlines

“Crises can only be overcome with common sense. These kinds of gatherings make us believe much more that bright days are close.”
Muhammed Vefa, ARIKAN HEAŞ / Istanbul

“Excellent event. Ideal for networking with relevant well-delivered content.”
Eamonn Brennan, DG, EUROCONTROL

Wings of Change Europe 2023

Wings of Change Europe took place at the Hotel Okura in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on 14-15 November 2023.

Wings of Change Europe 2022

WoCE 2022 brought together 500 delegates to Istanbul, Türkiye.

Watch the highlights of WoCE 2022

Europe Region

View IATA Economics' regional economic briefings, the Region's blog, and press release.

Wings of Change Europe 2019 

Some 450+ participants attended WoCE 2019, including 80+ CEOs. The event took place in Berlin, Germany on 19-20 November 2019. 

Europe Region


Showcase your products and services to industry leaders, governments, international organizations, and subject matter experts.

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IATA believes that diversity of culture, gender, age, orientation, and experience boosts the success of the aviation industry. We actively encourage aviation professionals with diverse profiles to contribute to our events as speakers, panelists, facilitators, or in any other way.

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