2021 EXPO Schedule

Based on airline feedback to minimize time out of office, we have compressed APEX/IFSA EXPO ‎into three full days. Check out the schedule as follows*. ‎

Tuesday 19 October
9:00 – 17:15 Thought Leadership Conference

‎8:30 – 9:00‎ Coffee & Welcome

9:00 – 11:00‎ Breakout Sessions:‎
Track A – Technology & Content ‎
Track B – Health Safety & Sustainability

‎9:00 – 9:45‎
Track A – Technology & Content ‎
The Networks – Who They Are and Plans for Aviation

Track B – Health Safety & Sustainability ‎
Preparing for the Winter of COVID and Beyond

The coronavirus pandemic has greatly impacted the airline industry – this session will explore how the aviation industry is recovering from the pandemic and is preparing for the coming winter and beyond. What are the short and long-term impacts on business strategy? What shifts are there in demographics and respective service? What can passengers expect when they fly?

9:45 – 10:00 Break

‎10:00 – ‎‎10:45‎
Track A – Technology & Content
The Experts Corner – What Are the ‎Benefits and Risks For An Airline?‎

Track B – Health Safety & Sustainability ‎
Creating Genuine Airline ‎Environmental Sustainability ‎

‎Learn how airlines are contributing to achieving one the APEX Board of Governors priorities for 2021 by reducing weight, embracing sustainable aviation fuel, using single use plastics and more to reduce their carbon footprint.

‎11:00 – ‎‎11:05‎ Introduction of APEX/IFSA Board of Governors ‎
‎11:05 – ‎‎11:45‎ Board of Governors Voting – Selection of Priorities ‎
‎12:00 – ‎‎13:15‎ Lunch ‎
‎13:15 – 17:15 Thought Leadership Conference | Executive Interviews & Presentations

Wednesday 20 October
9:00 – 17:00 EXPO Open
17:45 – 19:30 Awards Ceremony & Networking

Thursday 21 October
9:00 – 17:00 EXPO Open

*Subject to change.