1. A unique event bringing together airport and airline professionals
Passenger Terminal EXPO provides a powerful international platform for the airport and airline sectors to interact and share common issues, goals and solutions about the airport industry, with a particular and unique focus on the terminal.
2. Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE
With multiple conference streams running parallel each day, over three days, presented by 250+ leading experts from airports, airlines, authorities, governments and consultants around the world, the conference creates a highly stimulating atmosphere for industry update and debate, enabling unique learning opportunities for conference delegates and speakers alike. Speakers and delegates include Presidents and CEOs, Directors, Managers and their teams – creating an excellent mix of knowledge and insights on every level. The conference has been designed to be a one-stop shop for the latest developments in the industry, so if you and your team can only attend one conference this year – make it Passenger Terminal Conference!
3. Aena Aeropuertos – Official Host Airport Authority & Sponsor
Aena Aeropuertos is the Official Host Airport Authority for Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE & EXPO 2014 and in full support of the event. We are delighted to announce that Mr José Manuel Vargas Gómez, Chairman & CEO, Aena Aeropuertos will be making the opening address and keynote speech at Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE 2014 on 25 March 2014. Aena Aeropuertos is the sponsor of the Official Opening Day Party, which is open to all attendees following the conference on 25 March 2014. Enjoy drinks, canapés and unrivalled networking! Aena will also be hosting airport tours and providing a welcome desk at the Barcelona-El Prat Airport. More details will be announced.
4. Skytrax World Airport Awards Live Ceremony & Drinks Reception
Skytrax has announced that the 2014 World Airport Awards will again be hosted live at Passenger Terminal EXPO. “The collaboration with Passenger Terminal EXPO enables Skytrax to host the World Airport Awards at a venue that offers very clear synergies between the two events,” said Edward Plaisted, CEO of Skytrax. “It provides the platform to publicly honour the winning airports, while at the same time delivering an awards ceremony that is not influenced by any third party – this concept is of paramount importance to us.” The awards ceremony and drinks reception will be held following the conference on 26 March 2014.
5. IATA – Official Industry Endorser & IATA Day Conference
Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE & EXPO has been supported by IATA for over 10 years, and this year is no exception! IATA will be holding the IATA Day conference track supported by leading industry speakers, on 26 March 2014 at Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE. Thomas Windmuller, IATA Senior Vice President, Airports Passenger and Cargo Services (APCS) will be making the opening address and keynote speech for the IATA Day Conference track.
6. An international industry exhibition
Visitors to the exhibition will have a vast array of industry suppliers to meet with. More than 170 suppliers from around the globe! Passenger Terminal EXPO has generated worldwide recognition and support, so the views, ideas, innovations, new products and services presented here have a truly global perspective.
7. Totally comprehensive industry representation
Expect to see 850+ conference delegates, 250+ expert speakers, 170+ suppliers and 2,000+ exhibition visitors. The conference and exhibition attract professionals from airport, airline, authority, regulator and government teams as well as their consultants, architects and suppliers for every area of the passenger terminal industry.
8. Market intelligence – hot off the press
To stay one step ahead of the competition, Passenger Terminal EXPO is the place to be. This independent, world-leading platform for the aviation industry offers an unrivalled opportunity to hear about the latest projects, industry trends and developments. See technology in action and catch up on the up-to-the-minute views of top industry influencers.
9. Access new markets
The powerful combination and scope of the conference and exhibition will give everyone the chance to make contact with new market opportunities. With 3,500 people attending from over 85 countries around the world, we can guarantee access to new markets and new ideas that you will not see at any other event.
10. Networking opportunities
Passenger Terminal EXPO offers truly unrivalled networking opportunities. As well as conference lunches and coffee breaks, an invitation is extended to all attendees to join exhibitor hall parties with drinks and canapés. The exhibitor hall parties provide the perfect setting for relaxed and informal networking.
More reasons will be added to the list as we create unique opportunities for you to discover in BARCELONA!