Etihad Airways to host CAPA World Aviation Summit and Awards

Etihad Airways is to host the CAPA World Aviation Summit and Awards for Excellence 2023 in Abu Dhabi.

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The event will take place on 28-29 November 2023 at the Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers Hotel.

This summit will bring together leading figures in global aviation to explore significant changes that have emerged over the past year, and discuss the industry's future in 2024 and beyond.

Arik De, Etihad Airways chief revenue officer, said: "As Etihad celebrates its 20th anniversary and embarks on its new strategic course, Journey 2030, we look forward to welcoming aviation leaders from around the world to facilitate discussions that will shape the future of air travel.”

The two-day agenda covers a range of critical topics including sustainability, technology advancements, market recovery strategies post-COVID-19, and evolving consumer trends. Speakers and panelists will include top executives from airlines, airports, regulatory bodies, and tourism authorities.

Claudia Kunz, CAPA – Centre for Aviation Commercial Director, said: “We are extremely excited to be bring the CAPA World Aviation Summit & Awards for Excellence to Abu Dhabi. Part of CAPA’s global summit series, the CAPA World Aviation Summit is the benchmark event for the global travel industry, offering thought leadership, valuable networking opportunities, and in-depth insight on the issues and trends.

“Abu Dhabi is the perfect location for global aviation leaders to come together and address the major developments that have arisen throughout the year, as well as share an outlook for the industry in 2024 and beyond.”