The IATA Aviation Leadership Development Program is offered in collaboration with Harvard Business Publishing. This program is based on Harvard Business Publishing's Leadership Direct framework and is a real-time, cohort-based virtual learning workshop. The program encourages peer interaction and critical thinking through a blended curriculum that mixes content, live and virtual events, and collaboration on real-world business issues.
Delivered by established aviation experts, Harvard Business School faculty, and Harvard Business Publishing moderators, the Aviation Leadership Program uses Harvard Business Review articles and Harvard Business School case studies with real-world aviation industry application. The program uses a participant centered instructional methodology that encourages reflection, discussion and critical thinking. This method yields behavioral changes and tangible business and will empower participants to integrate leadership concepts into immediate practice.
IATA and Harvard Business School
Publishing have also developed a 16-week blended-learning Foundations in Leadership Program, which has been
structured to accommodate busy schedules. This program will help you develop a
leadership mind-set and gain a management skill-set, combining self-study
activities that can be done in your own time, at your own pace with collaborative
activities such as live sessions allow you to participate in facilitated
discussions with a moderator and your peers.
The program is limited to 50 participants to ensure maximum engagement.
Course code: TAPH-79
Upon completion of this course you and your cohort will be able to:
A new topic is covered each month and addresses the leadership challenges in aviation.
The curriculum includes the following topics:
This program is designed for:
An IATA – Harvard Business Publishing certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the program.
Deniz Oezol, Marketing Manager, Transverse Services, Marketing & Business Development, Airbus S.A.S.
The aviation industry is a highly dynamic landscape. It is consistently changing and consequently needs different ways of thinking and acting. The program teaches this in a flexible and international format combined with world-class academia and moderation.
Program brochure (pdf)