GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Travel, Tourism and Hotels

 
  Share

Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2018:   CAPA – Centre for Aviation has renewed its partnership with Reed Exhibitions Middle East to deliver leadership summits geared towards the airport and ANSP sector at the 2018 Dubai Airport Show. Executives and decision makers from leading airport and ANSPs, alongside international aviation experts, will converge in Dubai for two high level forums dedicated to airports and ANSPs, the CAPA Global Airport Leaders Forum (GALF) on 07-May-2018 and CAPA Global ATC Summit on 08-May-2018.

Co-located with the Dubai Airport Show 2018, the world's largest gathering of airport exhibitors, the two conferences will be held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center, providing attendees with the opportunity to network and share key insights on strategic industry issues.

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, both summits will be hosted by Reed Exhibitions Middle East and organised by CAPA.

GALF is now in its sixth year and will bring together airport and aviation leaders from around the world to address strategic challenges and opportunities facing airport operators, regulators and airport industry suppliers. Key issues include the ‘smart' airport response to IT and automation challenges, opportunities in airport retailing, airline-airport partnerships, airport privatisation and infrastructure financing, the future of robotics and the rise of the aerotropolis.

The CAPA Global ATC Summit is a new event for 2018 and will provide an opportunity for ANSPs, airport and aircraft operators, system suppliers and regulators to discuss best practices for the sustainable growth and modernisation of air navigation systems, with a particular focus on the opportunities and challenges of the fast-growing Middle East region. Among the topics to be discussed are CAPA's global traffic forecast, the SESAR Joint Undertaking, digitisation, remote towers and harmonisation, funding and privatisation, the use of drones in commercial airspace, satellite based ADS-B and the future role of the ATCO in an era of increasing automation.

Peter Harbison, CAPA Executive Chairman said: “We are delighted to be continuing our partnership with Reed Exhibitions Middle East to deliver best in class industry forums as part of the Dubai Airport Show in 2018. GALF is widely regarded as the region's pre-eminent conference for airport leaders to share knowledge, forge partnership and collaborate on areas of strategic common interest, adding value to the overall Airport Show experience”. 

“We are also excited to be launching the inaugural CAPA Global ATC Forum at the Dubai Airport Show, which will serve as an important platform for stakeholders to discuss strategies for modernising our airspace at a time of high growth, as well as the opportunities and implications of increased digitisation for global air navigation systems,” Mr Harbison said.

'This year we have a very strong list of global speakers, addressing the burning issues for airports and air navigation service providers,” Mr Harbison added.  
CAPA has become a highly influential aviation group, with its platforms helping the aviation sector and leading supplier businesses to stay informed, remain closely connected to industry leaders, be inspired to drive change and partake in industry evolution. CAPA attracts more than 300 executive level speakers and attendees at each of its global events held in key aviation markets around the world and reaches more than 350,000 unique website visitors each month. 



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 8589 times
Posted on : Thursday, February 8, 2018  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : The Emirates Group Signs MoU with the Government of Andhra Pradesh
Next Story : Airbus' open aviation data platform Skywise continues to gain market traction
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Skyline Book Fair 2018
Holiday hair: The best product to keep your locks smelling fresh and protected
Marchon Eyewear Summer 2018 Collections
ServeU to Take Huge Leap Forward with Smart Cleaning Robots
du Distributes Eid Gifts at Al Jalila Children's Hospital
Al-Futtaim ACE celebrates Eid with exciting offers and activities
Filorga introduces two new additions to its UV-BRONZE range offering a comprehen...
24 hour Mega Sale at Dalma Mall!
CSR Initiatives by Malabar Gold & Diamonds continues in full strength
Purify Your Skin with Skin Republic
A Sparkling Gift Guide for Eid al-Fitr by Mouawad
Skin Hydration is one of the primary challenges our skin faces in the UAE
Beauty on the Go
Al Ghandi Auto brings the most Affordable Electric Vehicle - Chevrolet Bolt EV -...
Rapid renewal of smartphone portfolio brings next generation Nokia 5 and Nokia ...
Captivate Your Senses with Marks & Spencer's Exclusive Oud Collection
Crowe Horwath announces global rebrand to “Crowe” Sometimes a smart decision i...
Stylish men's watch - BU4018-11H - with rose gold case and black dial is a real ...
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center distributes Eidia on first day of Eid
Splash's ‘Life After Fashion' Campaign Breathes New Life into Old Garments
iVOOMi Smartphones Enter the UAE Market Exclusively on SOUQ.com
New open-air member of the AMG GT family
Abu Dhabi Treats Eid Al Fitr Visitors to Shopping Bonanza with 90% Discounts Acr...
The Summer Just Got Sweeter with the New Palm Candy Collection from Max
Hamilton Jazzmaster Maestro Auto Chrono
Tissot Chrono XL Tour de France Special Edition Cycling just got big
Dubai to Witness the First Ever Jewellery Season With Grand Discounts and Surprises
Great Moments Manero Flyback accompanies Swiss National Soccer Team To Russia
The Lacoste Moon Collection
The Rado True Phospho wins 2018 Good Design Award®
Axalta and Mohamed Naser Al Sayer Toyota Service Body Shop Go Green in Kuwait
Hair Rituel by Sisley Now available at Paris Gallery
Boss watches presents Master Collection
Mido Baroncelli - A Trilogy of Limited Editions
Eid Al Fitr, the FIFA World Cup and much more at Danat Al Ain Resort
Zulekha Hospital surgeon saves patient from losing normal hand functions
Summer Romance in the air with Max's new seasonal Collection
Celebrate Eid Al-Fitr with Emaar Entertainment
Eight Tips to Avoid Overindulging this Eid
Skydance: The Sun – shining amid the immensity of the galaxy
Liali Jewellery gets the Capillary Technologies boost to enhance customer engagement
Medeor 24x7 International Hospital, Al Ain - Quran Competition
Ibn Battuta Mall debuts three international kids' shows this Eid Al Fitr and DSS
DHA Hospitals becomes first in the Emirate to use clip technology by angiography...
Dubai Summer Surprises Calendar of Events Revealed
Celebrate Eid Al Fitr at Dubai Festival City
All Abroad… Mobile Cinema Bus presented by Pert Plus
Etisalat launches the Middle East's first Apple Watch Series 3 with built-in cellular
GSK distributes 8,500 ecofriendly Iftar meal bags to people across the GCC
Masdar City's Etihad Eco-Residence Wins Emirates Green Building Council MENA Gre...