World Financial Symposium

Online
19 - 20 October

Airline Finance for the Future 

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 will tackle 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.

As we focus on beating the crisis and reconnecting our world, come and hear from your peers and subject matter experts in the industry on the latest initiatives and solutions that can help you with your payment strategy, financial risk management, handling the arduous changes in taxes and fees and contribute to making the industry more sustainable.

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

 

WFS Full Virtual Pass: 19 & 20 October 2021 

Iata Member & NON-mEMBER aIRLINE  oTHER
Complimentary  $390.00

WFS One-Day Virtual Pass: 19 October 2021 

Iata Member & NON-mEMBER aIRLINE  oTHER
Complimentary  $199.00

WFS One-Day Virtual Pass: 20 October 2021 

Iata Member & NON-mEMBER aIRLINE  oTHER
Complimentary  $199.00

 

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.



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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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Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors

Principal Sponsor

Platinum Sponsors

Supporting Airlines

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Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Media Sponsors

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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