2017 Conference Agenda

23rd August 2017 - Pre Conference and Exhibition Day

1300

Registration & Welcome Refreshments

1400 

Conference begins

Chairperson’s opening remarks

Aviation Management and Operations

1420

Opening Address:

Revolutionising airport operations through technology of today and tomorrow 

With passenger numbers increasing across the airlines, airports have to constantly upgrade their infrastructure to cater to this capacity growth. How is technology used to improve operational efficiencies? How can it be used to manage capacity growth? Insights into how the technology of today and tomorrow are transforming the way airports operate. 

1440

5min Q&A Session

1445

Panel Discussion:

Future proofing airports – Designing to exceed expectations

Good planning and designing allow airports to continuously upgrade themselves to serve the ever-increasing needs of the industry. This presentation will show how a good design can future proof the airport and giving it the space that it need to upgrade without demolishing anything

1530

5min Q&A Session

1535

Panel Discussion:

Putting data to good use – Using data for strategic planning and operations

Using big data innovatively can help to identify customers and understand what their needs are. If used correctly, it can also enhance passenger experience at the airports or on flights. This presentation will showcase how airports and airlines can utilize big data effectively to create unique and unforgettable passenger experiences. 

1620

5min Q&A Session

1625

Airport private partner: a global expertise and a long term trust for a fast growing market

1655

5min Q&A Session

1700

Chairperson’s closing remarks

1710

Networking Cocktail

24th August 2017 - Conference and Exhibition Day

0830

Registration

0930

Conference begins

Opening address by Organiser

0935

Ministerial address by Ministry of Transport, Thailand

0955

Welcome address by Airports of Thailand

1015

Photo Session

1020

Morning refreshment & Networking

1055

Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Aviation Planning and Development

1100

Keynote Panel Discussion

ASEAN Open Skies – Can Asia really become a Single Aviation Market (SAM)?

1200

5min Q&A Session

1205

Panel Discussion:

FSCs and LCCs – What is changing and what does the future hold for the industry?

With ASEAN open skies agreement achieving full ratification from all 10 states members, how has that changed the dynamics of the industry? Are LCCs the big winner in this situation? Where should FSCs go from here?

1250

5min Q&A Session

1255

Networking Luncheon

Aviation-Tech

1430

GX for Aviation: The Flight Path to Quality Inflight Connectivity

When quality of service, reliability and customer experience are the deciding factors, Inmarsat GX becomes the only choice for inflight Wifi.

1500

5min Q&A Session

1505

Panel Discussion:

Creating a digitalised customer-centric environment for the travellers – A quick look at how digitalisation has transformed the aviation industry

It is all about digitalisation – from mobile devices and internet to self-help kiosk and mobile applications. How is the change in technology affecting airlines and airports? How should the industry cater to the new demands from passengers? What are some of the best practices of digitalisation that the Indochina aviation industry can adopt and what are some potential challenges ahead?

1550

5min Q&A Session

Aviation Security

1555

Where does Indochina’s aviation safety standard stand comparing to the rest of the world? 

1625

5min Q&A Session

1630

Chairperson closing remarks

1635

Afternoon Refreshment and Networking

1700

End of Conference