Sustainable Aviation Fuel Symposium

Berlin, Germany
21 - 22 May
The Maritim Hotel Berlin

The 6th IATA Sustainable Aviation Fuel Symposium (SAFS) will see the event hosted in Europe for the first time. The Berlin edition will build on existing momentum and again draw a diverse international audience that can advance the dialogue around the commercialization of sustainable aviation fuels.

Registration will open soon, stay tuned!

Topics will include:

  • SAF technical and commercial progress
  • The political landscape including the growing appetite for nuanced policy towards SAF
  • Airline forward purchase commitments and project developments
  • Regulatory and demand-side sustainability requirements
  • Emerging SAF technologies such as Power to Liquid (PtL)
  • How to tackle the challenges for more rapid commercial deployment

SAFS 2019 Pictures

Have a look at the SAFS 2019 pictures!

SAFS 2019 Presentations

​​​​The SAFS in Berlin will immediately follow the IATA Aviation Fuel Forum (19-21 May) at the same venue, at the Maritim Hotel, facilitating the attendance of both traditional jet fuel buyer and sustainable aviation fuel experts. A great networking reception is planned for Thursday evening (20th) as well as education workshops and side meetings.

With Europe being the epicenter of environmental interest, activism, and action, the SAFS/6 is expected to gather more than 300 delegates including airlines and OEMs (fuel operations / procurement, environmental and sustainability experts), fuel producers and suppliers (technical and commercial), fuel handlers, technology developers and government agencies. We look forward to seeing you in Berlin!

Fact Sheet - Sustainable Aviation Fuels

How much do you know about the status of Sustainable Aviation Fuels? Check the IATA Fact Sheet (pdf) for more information.

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SAFS Delegates

The event is ideal for those who need to understand the latest developments in sustainable aviation fuels:

  • Airlines (fuel procurement and environment/sustainability managers)
  • Sustainable aviation fuel suppliers (technical and commercial managers)
  • Conventional fuel producers and suppliers
  • Airports
  • Fuel handlers
  • Technology developers
  • Government agencies

Sponsorship Contact

Tel: +41 22 770 2715


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