11th edition

11th edition

The 11th edition was held on Friday January 15th, 2016 at the EYE Film Institute in Amsterdam and presented a unique opportunity to network with aviation professionals from across Europe. Guest speakers included:

  • Diederik Pen (Wizz Air)
  • Piet Demunter (Brussels Airport Company)
  • Guillaume Burghouwt (SEO Amsterdam Economics)
  • Albert van Veen (Schiphol Group)
  • Anne Cor Groeneveld (Dutch Aviation Group)
  • Geert Boosten (Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences)

The theme of the 11th Aviation Management Conference, The New Traveller, related the change of business models of Low Cost Carriers, the rise of ground transportation, and the evolution of information technologies, to the importance for airports’ and passengers’ behaviour.

The research was divided into four main topics:

  • Potential Cooperation Between Low-Cost and Full-Service Carriers
  • Influence of Airline Business Models on Airport Infrastructure
  • Ground Transportation in the Intra-European Market
  • Big Data in the Airport Environment