The 12th edition was held on Wednesday January 18th, 2017 at the Leeuwenburg Building of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences and presented a unique opportunity to network with aviation professionals from across Europe. Guest speakers included:

  • Mattijs ten Brink (CEO Transavia Airlines)
  • Björn Hassert (Brussels Airport Company)
  • Martin Charter (The Centre for Sustainable Design)
  • Jan Middel (Dutch Aerospace Centre (NLR))
  • Dries van Diepen (Bostec)
  • Marjolijn Hartwigsen (Scarabee)
  • Geert Boosten (Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences)

The theme of the 12th Aviation Management Conference, Innovation, is an important subject in modern aviation. The aviation sector is known for slow development and is still built upon the fundamentals defined by the first pioneers of this era.

The research was divided into three main topics:

  • Sustainability
  • Safety & Security
  • Industry relationships