World Financial Symposium

Online
21 - 22 October 2021

Shaping a Sustainable Future Together

 

The industry’s recovery and restart plan continues to be challenged by the global pandemic, travel has changed, and airline are more than ever attentive to their financial sustainability.

While the current uncertain landscape brings challenges it also brings opportunities. This special virtual edition of WFS took place on 19 - 20 October 2021. WFS21 tackled various financial and connected topics that drill down on how we can overcome the challenges and seize the opportunities to build the airline finance for the future.

Watch all WFS21 sessions. 

WFS 2021 Agenda

Here is an overview of what is happening at the event. 

Day 1 - 19 October

 

  • Opening Plenary Sessions

       13:30 - 15:00 (CET)

  • Networking Break

      15:00 - 15:30 (CET) Enjoy a virtual coffee break, sponsored workshops and/or time with the WFS exhibitors

  • Specialized Tracks

      15:30 - 17:15 (CET) Enhanced Distribution & Payment | Taxes, Fees and Charges

  • Networking

       17:15 - 20:00 (CET) Enjoy a virtual happy hour, sponsored workshops and/or time with the WFS exhibitors

Day 2 - 20 October

 

  • Specialized Tracks

       13:30 - 15:00 (CET) Future of Sustainability & Finance | Financial Risk Management

  • Networking Break

      15:00 - 15:30 (CET) Enjoy a virtual coffee break, sponsored workshops and/or time with the WFS exhibitors

  • Specialized Tracks

      15:30 - 16:30 (CET) Cost Management & Optimization | Airline Financing, ESG & Reporting

  • Closing Address  16:30 - 17:00

 

Sponsorship & Exhibition Contact

Sandro Francini
Business Development Director
McVeigh Global Meetings and Events

E-mail: francinis@iata.org
Tel: +1 561 325-8200

Mobile: +1 561 289-4796

WFS offers exceptional opportunities to showcase your products and services, while associating your brand with the latest industry insights, leadership and best practices, shaping the industry's financial agenda and future.

Have a look at the WFS 2019 presentations:

25 September 2019

26 September 2019

Discover some of the organizations that attended the 2019 edition

Browse the registered organizations list

 

 

Take a journey through some of the WFS 2019 highlights:

Check out the WFS 2019 highlights video:

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Our Diversity & Inclusion Pledge

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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