SESSION ONE: AVIATION COMPETITION DYNAMICS AND THEIR IMPACT ON AIRPORTS (PANEL DISCUSSION)
The airline industry continues to transform itself – creating both winners and losers amongst airports. How are airports responding to on-going airline consolidation? What are the implications of new airline business models and what do airports need to do to leverage growth opportunities and avoid being left behind?
Chair: Guillaume Burghouwt, Head of Aviation Practice, SEO Amsterdam Research
Paul Kehoe, Chief Executive Officer, Birmingham Airport
Léon Verhallen, Head of Aviation Marketing, Brussels Airport Company
Dr. Michael Kerkloh, Board Member, ACI EUROPE & Chief Executive Officer, Munich Airport
Sheik Aimen bin Ahmed Al Hosni, Chief Executive Officer, Oman Airports Management Company
Jaap de Wit, Professor Emiritus of Aviation Economics, University of Amsterdam