Aviation Develop Europe

AviaDev Europe

16–17 September 2020 | Online


DAY TWO 2019

At-a-glance →

08:00 - 08:45

Registration and Coffee

08:45 - 09:15

Welcome Remarks and Official Opening

The conference will take place in modern and comfortable Santiago Grisolia Auditorium in the City of Arts and Sciences.

Emiliano Garcia
President, Turismo Valencia

Francesc Colomer
Regional Minister for Tourism at the Government of the Valencia Region

Juraj Toth
Managing Director, AviaDev Europe

09:15 - 09:30

Setting the Scene - Global View, Regional Focus

Iain Smith
Director - Key Accounts, RDC Aviation

09:30 - 10:00

Keynote Interview

Moderated by:

Tony Hallwood
Aviation Development Director, AviaDev

Keynote speaker

Miguel Angel Perez Alba
Brand Manager at Turismo Valencia

10:00 - 11:00

Panel Discussion: Challenging times ahead for the European airline industry. Expert views and incisive analysis on the way forward

Moderated by:

John Grant
Partner, MIDAS Aviation


Patrick Fennell
Chief Operations Officer at Regional Jet

Mark Dunnachie
Head of Commercial EMEA & Russia, ATR

And Salt
Head of Network, Alliances and Fleet Planning at Air Serbia

Espen Steiro
Director Regional Network at Widerøe

11:00 - 11:15

Networking coffee break sponsored by Lithuanian Airports

11:15 - 12:00

Panel Discussion: How to turnaround Route Development challenges? Case studies showing key ways how to deliver outstanding results

Moderated by:

Deirdre Fulton
Partner, MIDAS Aviation


Detlef Döbberthin
Manager Aviation Marketing at Münster/Osnabrück Airport

Justas Rinkevičius
Route Development Manager, Lithuanian Airports

Thea Gents
Network Development Manager, Tallinn Airport

Luke Hayhoe
Business Development Director, Stobart Aviation

12:00 - 12:40

Panel Discussion: What is the secret to successful partnerships? Be inspired by European airports and tourism partners that made things happen.

Moderated by:

Gerard Brown
Aviation Development and Future Hosting Director, AviaDev


Giacomo Cattaneo
Director of Commercial Aviation at Milan Bergamo Airport

Zdenek Komenda
Chief Business Development Officer, Kiwi.com

Louise Finnegan
Head of Business Partnership, Tourism Ireland

Michael Tmej
CEO at Košice International Airport

12:40 - 12:50

Future leaders session

AviaDev gives the floor to future aviation leaders to share their views on the current industry challenges.

Stefan Suiugan
AviaDev Ambassador

Ross Still
AviaDev Ambassador

12:50 - 13:00

Summary Remarks

Juraj Toth
Managing Director, AviaDev Europe

14:00 - 15:00

Networking Lunch

15:00 - 18:30

One-to-one meetings

Register as an attendee with meetings and prepare to engage with your key targets in Europe.

Once your have registration has been processed, you will receive an email and gain access to our bespoke meeting system

19:00 - 22:00

Gala Networking Evening

Enjoy networking with colleagues new and old in an informal setting of the wonderful Sala Opal located in the Port of Castellon.
The buses will leave from the Valencia Oceanic Hotel at 18:30. On the way back, the first bus will leave Sala Opal at 22:30 and the last bus at 23:30.