Building on the success of last year, we’re delighted to invite you to the second A4E Aviation Summit, taking place on 6 March 2018 at Concert Noble, in Brussels. Featuring leading airline CEOs and global aviation leaders the agenda promises to deliver a lively debate on the state of aviation in Europe.
A limited number of invited guests from EU institutions, such as the Vice-President of the EU Commission Maroš Šefčovič, national governments and the aviation industry will join the CEOs of Aegean, airBaltic, Air France/KLM, Cargolux, easyJet, Finnair, IAG, Icelandair, Jet2.com, Lufthansa Group, Norwegian, Ryanair, TAP Portugal, Travel Service and Volotea for a dynamic, interactive debate centred on the most critical industry issues.
To find out more information about the agenda, venue and accommodation please visit the website.
11:00 Media Briefing by the CEOs
12:00 Aviation Summit starts – Welcome by Thomas Reynaert
12:10 Keynote Maros Sefcovic – Vice President European Commission
12:25 Keynote Carsten Spohr – CEO Lufthansa Group and A4E Chairman
12:40 Policy Panel – “Competitiveness and Connectivity: Can European Skies continue to deliver for citizens?”
Filip Cornelis, Director Aviation DG MOVE, European Commission
Rogier Lieshout, Head of Aviation Economics, SEO Economics
Carlos Muñoz, CEO, Volotea
Claudia Tapardel, Member of the European Parliament (S&D, Romania)
13:25 Lunch Break
14:00 Innovation Panel – “Innovate, Protect and Perform for the Passenger of Tomorrow”
Giorgio Abrate, Vice-President Engineering of Avio Aero, GE
Gloria Guevara Manzo, President and CEO, World Travel & Tourism Council
Pavel Telička, Member of the European Parliament (ALDE, Czech Republic)
Pekka Vauramo , CEO, Finnair (tbc)
14:45 CEO Panel – moderated by Richard Quest, CNN
Jean-Marc Janaillac, CEO Air France/KLM
Johan Lundgren, CEO easyJet
Willie Walsh, CEO IAG
Carsten Spohr, CEO Lufthansa Group
Michael O’Leary, CEO Ryanair
15:30 Wrap-up by Thomas Reynaert
We hope that you will be able to join us, if can you please register via the event website. We look forward to seeing you on 6 March.
If you haven’t registered yet, please do so now.
A4E Member Airlines: