Asia and the Middle East, changing the World - Agenda announced for CAPA World Aviation Summit 2013

Press Release

CAPA is pleased to announce its World Aviation Summit, to be held in Amsterdam in late November 2013, will carry the theme, Asia and the Middle East, changing the World. This seminal event will feature:

- CAPA's World Aviation Summit (26/27 November). Two days of very high level aviation discussions featuring CEOs from Asia, Africa, the Middle East, North America, Latin America and Europe, representing many of world's leading airlines, airports and industry suppliers;

- CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner (26 November), honouring global leaders in aviation strategy development and execution;

- CAPA World Corporate Travel Innovation Summit (25 November) which will bring together leaders in the Corporate Travel arena to address the key strategic issues facing the sector in 2014, as well as showcasing the latest technologies and innovation available to corporate travel managers.

CAPA is known for its industry leading events that draw CEOs from airlines and airports worldwide - delivering rich content and networking.

  • CAPA's World Aviation Summit in Amsterdam will focus on the theme of Asia and the Middle East changing the world.
  • The event will feature high-level aviation discussions with CEOs from leading airlines, airports, and industry suppliers.
  • The CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner will honor global leaders in aviation strategy.
  • The CAPA World Corporate Travel Innovation Summit will address strategic issues and showcase the latest technologies in corporate travel.
  • The event is hosted by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and supported by Travelport, Sabre, and Bombardier.
  • The list of speakers includes top executives from Emirates Airline, AirAsia, Ryanair, Alitalia, and other prominent industry players.

Visit the event website for full details.

This wholly CAPA event, hosted by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and supported by Travelport, Sabre and Bombardier, addresses in a serious way the key issues confronting the world industry.

Please register to attend CAPA's World Aviation Summit to ensure your early bird rate, by contacting CAPA Events: events@centreforaviation.com or click here for more information.

Speakers include:

Tim Clark
Emirates Airline

Tony Fernandes
Willie Walsh
Michael Cawley Michael Cawley
Deputy CEO& COO,
Gabriele del Torchio

Peter Foster
Air Astana
Alex Cruz

Tewolde GebreMariam
Ethiopian Airlines

Adel Ali
Group CEO,
Air Arabia

Rigas Doganis
Non-executive Director,
Dimitrios Gerogiannis

Dimitrios Gerogiannis
Managing Director,
Aegean Airlines

Pieter Elbers
Chief Operating Officer

Eric Leopold
Director, Passenger,

Olivier Jankovec
Director General,
ACI Europe

Jim Davidson

Abdul Wahab Teffaha
Secretary General,
Arab Air Carriers
Michael Wisbrun

Michael Wisbrun
Managing Director,

Andrew Herdman

Andrew Herdman
Director General,
Association of Asia Pacific Airlines

Antonio Menezes
SATA Airlines Group

Alex de Gunten

Alex de Gunten
Executive Director,

Jos Nijhuis
President & CEO,
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Maarten de Groof
Executive VP & COO,
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Visit the event website for full Agenda details and latest speakers!

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