Day 1
14 May 2017
Day 2
15 May 2017
Day 3
16 May 2017
Day 4
17 May 2017

Welcome Reception

Jameson, The Old Distillery, Midleton, County Cork
08:00 - 09:00

REFRESHMENTS ON ARRIVAL IN THE EXHIBITION AREA

Welcome and opening Remarks from the Conference Chair

John Strickland, Director, JLS Consulting

Keynote Address

Deirdre Clune, Member of the European Parliament, Committee on Transport and Tourism

Welcome Address from the Host

Niall MacCarthy, Managing Director, Cork Airport

Welcome Address from ACI EUROPE

Olivier Jankovec, Director General, ACI EUROPE

Welcome Address from the ACI EUROPE Regional Airports Forum

Alberto Martin Rodriguez, Chairman, ACI EUROPE’s Regional Airports Forum and Managing Director, Gran Canaria Airport, AENA

Keynote Address

Filip Cornelis, Acting Director, DG MOVE, European Commission
10:30 - 11:00

NETWORKING REFRESHMENT BREAK IN THE EXHIBITION AREA

SESSION ONE: OWNING THE CUSTOMER USING DIGITAL

11.00 – 11.10 Introduction by the Chair Jérôme Lepage, Vice-Chair of the ACI EUROPE Commercial Forum, Marketing & Development Director, JC Decaux 11.10 – 11.30 Defining presentation Fergal Kelly, Chief...
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ACI Airport Carbon Accreditation Briefing

Mary Kerins, Head of HSSE, daa Marina Bylinsky, Manager Environmental Strategy and Intermodality, ACI EUROPE
13:00 - 14:00

NETWORKING LUNCH IN THE EXHIBITION AREA

SESSION TWO: EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

14.00 – 14.10 Introduction by the Chair Richard Plenty, Managing Director, This Is… 14.10 – 14.30   Defining Presentation Maeve McElwee,
Director of Employer Relations, IBEC 14.30 – 15.25 Panellists (no...
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15:30 - 16:00

NETWORKING REFRESHMENT BREAK IN THE EXHIBITION AREA

APP LAUNCH PRESENTATION

A special presentation launching a new tool that puts the latest available key figures on European airport traffic at your fingertips – complete with customisable comparisons and share functions to...
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SESSION THREE: HARD FACTS, WHERE DO WE STAND WITH EASA COMPLIANCE, BIOMETRICS AND REGULATION?

16.15 – 16.25 Introduction by the Chair Henri Hansson, Vice-Chair of the ACI EUROPE Regional Airports’ Forum, Senior Vice President, Technical and Environmental Services, Finavia  16.25 – 16.40   Ansgar...
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19:30 - 22:30

GALA DINNER

08:00 - 08:30

REFRESHMENTS ON ARRIVAL IN THE EXHIBITION AREA

SPECIAL BRIEFINGS BY ACI WORLD (APEX in Security, and ASQ)

Danny Boutin, Senior Manager, APEX Programmes, ACI World

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Niall Gibbons, Chief Executive officer, Tourism Ireland

SESSION FOUR: THE TRANSATLANTIC CHALLENGE

09.30 – 09.40 Introduction by the Chair John Strickland, Director, JLS Consulting 09.40 – 10.00 Defining presentation: Transatlantic services proposal – Ireland’s part in their significant expansion and where to...
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11:00 - 11:30

NETWORKING REFRESHMENT BREAK IN THE EXHIBITION AREA

SESSION FIVE: REGIONAL TOURISM ENGAGEMENT

11.30 – 11.45 Introduction by the Chair Niall MacCarthy, Managing Director, Cork Airport 11.45 – 12.00   Emilia De Santis, Terminal Manager & P.H. Terminal – Gesac SpA Aeroporto Internazionale...
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13:10 - 14:00

NETWORKING LUNCH IN THE EXHIBITION

SESSION SIX: THE QUEST FOR EFFICIENCY

14.00 – 14.10   Introduction by the Chair Max Schintlmeister, Chief Executive Officer, Kärsten Airport 14.10 – 15.25 Panel of Regional Airport Chief Executives (5 minutes introduction each) Panelists: Alan...
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