Sydney, 1-2 August
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WORLD IN TURMOIL
Adaptive Australia/NZ aviation and travel strategies








Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
 
Alan Joyce, Qantas Christopher Luxon, Air New Zealand
Kerrie Mather, Sydney Airport John Thomas, Virgin Australia  Rob Sharp, CEO, Tigerair Australia  John O'Sullivan, Tourism Australia 
Alan Joyce
Chief Executive 
Officer
Qantas
Christopher Luxon
Chief Executive
Officer
Air New Zealand
Kerrie Mather
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Sydney Airport
John Thomas
Group Executive
Virgin Australia
Airlines
 
Rob Sharp
CEO
Tigerair
Australia
John O'Sullivan
Managing
Director

Tourism Australia

 
Day 1: Tuesday, 1 August 2017
09.00 - 11.30: Opening General Session/Plenary
• Airline CEO Keynotes
• NSW Tourism Minister
11.30 - 12.00: Coffee & Exhibition
12.00 - 12.55                           Your choice of the following streams:
Australia Pacific Aviation Summit

Theme: World in turmoil:
Adaptive Australia/NZ aviation and travel strategies
  • PER-LON: Is global non-stop the way of the future?
  • The next chapter opening for the Gulf airlines?
  • International turmoil or opportunity? Trump, Brexit and aviation access
  • Redefining Sustainability - Commercial, People, Environment
 
Corporate Travel Innovation Summit

Theme: Creating value in your program to the
Corporation
and Travellers
  • The role of Procurement in creating a strong valuation proposition for the supplier & the business
  • Managing the Disrupters in 2017/18 and beyond
  • The value of air alliances to the traveller and the business
  • What is the value of a long term contracted air contract to the business in 2017/8?
Airport Innovation Summit

Theme: Airports at the cutting edge of rapid change

  • Australia/NZ/South Pacific airports commercial/strategic and investment outlook
  • Cybersecurity: Tackling the threat
  • At the cutting edge of Airport technology and passenger experience: Understanding the ramifications of driverless cars, robotics and big data
Travel Payments Innovation Summit

Theme: NextGen Air and Travel Payments. Are we ready?
  • Understanding the latest in Virtual Card and Blockchain advances
  • How to transition your business
12.55 - 13.55: Networking Lunch
13.55 - 16.10                            Your choice of the following streams:
Australia Pacific Aviation Summit

Theme: World in turmoil: Adaptive Australia/NZ aviation and travel strategies
Corporate Travel Innovation Summit

Theme: Creating value in your program to the Corporation and Travellers 
Airport Innovation 
Summit

Theme: Airports at the cutting edge of rapid change
Travel Payments Innovation Summit

Theme: NextGen Air and Travel Payments. Are we ready?
16.10: Coffee
16.40: Afternoon General Session/Plenary
• Airline CEO Keynotes/Panel(s)
17.35: Close of Day 1
19.00: Pre-Gala Dinner Drinks
19.30: CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Gala Dinner
 Day 2: Wednesday, 2 August 2017
09.00 - 10.15: Opening General Session/Plenary
• Airline CEO Keynotes/Panel(s)
10.15 - 11.00: Coffee & Exhibition
11.00 - 13.00                                       Your choice of the following streams:
 Australia Pacific Aviation Summit
Theme: Airline Cloud9: Disruption in airline distribution, marketing, loyalty and technology
  • Are airlines keeping pace with digital innovation taking place in other sectors?
  • The big picture trends that are driving change in customer behaviour
  • The Next Stage - creation of a ‘Virtual’ Airline?
 Aviation Safety & Training Summit

Theme: Do massive global aircraft orders mean huge skills and training requirements? Are we ready?
  • Regulatory keynotes: CASA and Airservices Australia outline their priorities
  • Meeting Asia Pacific’s training and people requirements – what will new aircraft technologies and airline business models mean for the aviation talent pool?
 Western Sydney Infrastructure Summit

Theme: Aviation in 10 years: Western Sydney Airport futures

  • The outlook for new entry, LCC long-haul and domestic LCC development and air cargo.
  • How will Western Sydney Airport relate to SYD?
  • To what extent will surface transportation influence Western Sydney Airport’s growth?
  • Who will finance the infrastructure development?
 China & Asia Aviation & Travel Outlook

Theme: Asia Travel Outlook – is China’s growth sustainable?

  • What impact will China have on the global bilateral air policy system?
  • What will China and Asia's growth mean for air services to Australia/NZ
  • Is the travel and tourism industry prepared?
13.00 - 14.00: Networking Lunch
14.00 - 15.45                                       Your choice of the following streams:
Australia Pacific Aviation Summit

Theme: Airline Cloud9: Disruption in airline distribution, marketing, loyalty and technology
Aviation Safety & Training Summit

Theme: Do massive global aircraft orders mean huge skills and training requirements? Are we ready?
Western Sydney Infrastructure Summit

Theme: Aviation in 10 years: Western Sydney Airport futures
China & Asia Aviation & Travel Outlook

Theme: Asia Travel Outlook – is China’s growth sustainable?
15.45: Coffee
16.15: Afternoon General Session/Plenary
• Airline CEO Keynotes/Panel(s)
17.30: Conference Close