CAPA Iran Aviation Finance Summit

Tehran, Iran
18-19 Sep 2016

CAPA Iran Aviation Finance Summit 2016 Agenda

Iran Aviation Finance Summit: Day 2, 19 September
09:30 Chairman's Opening Remarks 
CAPA - Centre for Aviation, Executive Chairman, Peter Harbison
09:40 Iran Welcomes the World
The lifting of nuclear-related sanctions in Jan-2016 brought to an end almost 40 years of Iran's isolation from the global community. The First Vice President of Iran will present the government's hopes for economic, commercial and social engagement with the rest of the world.

Member of Parliament, Mohammad Ali Vakili
10:00 Strategic Priorities for Iran's Civil Aviation Sector
Iran's civil aviation sector is poised for rapid expansion and modernisation. The President of Iran's Civil Aviation Organisation will outline the key priorities for the sector and the initiatives being pursued in the areas of fleet expansion, market entry, liberalisation, bilateral air services and the establishment of world class operations in allied fields such as maintenance and training.

Iran Civil Aviation Organisation, President, Ali Abedzadeh 
10:30 The JCPOA and its implication for the Global Economy and Security
Moderator: Tehran Times, Ali Kushki
  • Australian Embassy, Ambassador to Iran, H.E. Ian Biggs
  • British Embassy, Ambassador to Iran, H.E. Nicholas Hopton
  • French Embassy, Ambassador to Iran, H.E. Francois Senemaud
  • Iranian Government, Deputy Minister of Roads & Urban Development, Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan
11:30 Tea, Coffee & Networking
12:00 Investment Opportunities in Iran's First Aerotropolis
Imam Khomeini Airport City Company (IKAC) has been established as an independent government company responsible for transforming IKIA into an Airport City. IKIA has a 1500 hectare Free Trade Zone and a 2500 hectare Special Economic Zone, seeking to attract foreign and Iranian investment in diverse commercial, industrial, leisure and residential ventures. This presentation will highlight the investment opportunities at this aerotropolis.

Imam Khomeini Airport City Company NACO-3T, Senior Advisor, Dr. Henriques Salles Gennari
NACO, Project Manager, Joroen Olthof
12:50 Closing Remarks from Chairman
13:00 Lunch followed by Networking
14:00 Close of Summit