The Future of Air Transport
Dec 06-07 2016

The Future of Air Transport

Convergence and consolidation: strategic
discussions on a changing aviation market

Radisson Blu Portman, London

Over 20 years of heritage makes The Future of Air Transport one of the industry’s premier gathering places. 2015’s conference continued to host some of the industry’s most outspoken CEOs and covered the topics that matter most to airlines’ bottom lines.

Returning this December, attend two packed days of in-depth presentations and extensive networking opportunities give you an edge over your competitors. A lengthy research process means we bring you the issues that matter most. In 2015, the conference discussed the controversy that continues to dog gulf carriers, hybrid airlines, the slowing decline of regional airlines and the latest technological innovations. 

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Highlights in 2015:

  • Discovered the issues keeping CEOs awake at night
  • Networked with senior airline executives from around the world
  • Heard detailed discussion on the most significant issues for the industry
  • Watched presentations with unparalleled insight and analysis
  • Took advantage of our 23 years of proven conference experience

Here are the speakers from our 2015 event, check back soon for 2016 speakers!


Bjorn Kjos
Bjorn Kjos

Chief Executive Officer


Skúli Mogensen
Skúli Mogensen

Chief Executive Officer

WOW air

David Brady
David Brady

Director of Corporate Planning

Aer Lingus

Tewolde GebreMariam
Tewolde GebreMariam

Chief Executive Officer

Ethiopian Airlines

Bernard Gustin
Bernard Gustin

Chief Executive Officer

Brussels Airlines

Conor McMenamin
Conor McMenamin

BI Manager


Sadiq Gillani
Sadiq Gillani

Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer


Kari Savolainen
Kari Savolainen

Chief Executive Officer


Jeffrey Goh
Jeffrey Goh

Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel

Star Alliance

Erik Varwijk
Erik Varwijk

Executive Vice President, Commercial

Virgin Atlantic Airways

Niel Alobaidi
Niel Alobaidi

Managing Director

Emirates Airlines

Hélène Abraham
Hélène Abraham

Executive Vice President - Commercial


Martin Isler
Martin Isler

Executive Vice President


Akira Mitsumasu
Akira Mitsumasu

Vice President, Marketing & Strategy

Japan Airlines

Bert van der Stege
Bert van der Stege

Vice President Commercial

First Air

Andrew Lobbenberg
Andrew Lobbenberg

European Equity Research Sector Head Transport


Dawood Al Raisi
Dawood Al Raisi

Senior Manager Technical Projects

Oman Air

Isaiah Cox
Isaiah Cox

Chief Executive Officer


Keith Wallis
Keith Wallis

Director, Global Product Distribution

Air Canada

Brian Hedberg
Brian Hedberg

Assistant Director for Negotiations

Office of International Aviation, U.S. Department of Transportation

Thomas Ableman
Thomas Ableman

Commercial Director

Chiltern Railways

Dr Steven Truxal
Dr Steven Truxal

Senior Lecturer, Director, LLM International Business Law

City University London

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch

Global Head of Aviation

PA Consulting

Paul Gretch
Paul Gretch

Director, Office of International Aviation

U.S. Department of Transportation

Who attends? 

A truly global event, The Future of Air Transport attracts delegates from around the world. Companies that attended in 2015 include: 

  • Aalborg Airport AMBA
  • Abu Dhabi Department of Transport
  • Accenture
  • Adria Airways
  • Aer Lingus Group
  • Air BP
  • Air Canada
  • Air France KLM
  • Air New Zealand
  • airBaltic
  • Amadeus Group
  • Arthur D Little
  • Asia Miles
  • ASL Aviation Group
  • Austrian Airlines Group
  • AviancaTaca
  • Aviation Economics
  • Avinor
  • BH Airline
  • Blink
  • Blue Air
  • Bluebox Avionics
  • Braathens Regional
  • British Airways
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Cathay Pacific Airways
  • Chiltern Railways
  • China Southern Airlines
  • City University London
  • Cityjet
  • Civil Aviation Authority
  • Clece Airport Services
  • Coyne Airways
  • CSC
  • Dell Solutions
  • Dublin Airport Authority
  • easyJet
  • Emirates Airline
  • Estonian Air
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • Etihad Airways
  • Euromoney
  • Fastjet
  • Finnair
  • First Air
  • Flightglobal
  • Fly 540
  • FMI Air
  • Fraport
  • Gategroup
  • Gatwick Airport
  • Gerard Daniels
  • Germanwings
  • Global Institute of Aviation
  • Go Air
  • Gulf Air
  • Hahn Air
  • Hainan Airlines Co
  • Heathrow Airport
  • Helvetic Airways
  • Hop Airlines
  • HSBC Bank
  • IATA
  • Iberia Airlines
  • International Airlines Group
  • Irish Aviation Authority
  • J Clay Consulting
  • Japan Airlines
  • Jersey Airport
  • LOT Polish Airlines
  • Loyalty Advantage
  • Lufthansa Airlines
  • Lufthansa Consulting
  • Lufthansa Systems
  • Luxair
  • Mega Maldives Air
  • Middle East Airlines
  • Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle
  • NRi Digital
  • Nyras
  • Oman Air
  • Oslo Airport
  • PA Consulting Group
  • Privatair
  • PwC
  • Regulatory DataCorp
  • Rolls Royce
  • Royal Bank of Scotland Corporate & Financial Markets
  • Royal Jordanian Airlines
  • Ryanair
  • Sabre Airline Solutions
  • Sach Aviation Capital
  • Salzburg Airport W A Mozart
  • SAS Group
  • SATA Air Acores
  • Schiphol Group
  • SH&E
  • Shannon Airport
  • Snecma
  • Sojern
  • South African Airways
  • SR Technics Group
  • Star Alliance Services
  • Stavanger Airport
  • Swedavia
  • Swiss International Airlines
  • TAP Air Portugal
  • Thales Communications
  • The WheelTug
  • Titan Airways
  • TripAdvisor
  • TUI Travel
  • Turkish Airlines
  • U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Virgin Atlantic Airways
  • WELCOME Airport Services
  • WOW Air

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