CAPA Iran Aviation Summit
CAPA – Centre for Aviation, the leading global provider of aviation research, data and analysis, is excited to announce a unique global leaders’ summit for 2016, with the launch of the CAPA Iran Aviation Summit which will take place in Tehran on 24-25 January 2016. This will be the first major international aviation summit to be held in Iran in almost 40 years and is provided with the full backing of Iran’s aviation authorities and industry leaders. Maher Koubaa, Amadeus's VP Commercial for MENA will participate in the panel ‘Harnessing Iran’s travel potential with leading technology' on Day 1, 24th of January.Start Date: 24/01/2016
End Date: 25/01/2016
Venue: Parsian Azadi Hotel, Yadegar-e-Imam Crossroad, Chamran Highway, Tehran, Iran
Maher Koubaa, Amadeus's VP Commercial for MENA will participate in the panel ‘Harnessing Iran’s travel potential with leading technology' on Day 1, 24th of January.
As a result of the signing of the historic Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in Jul-2015, Iran’s civil aviation sector, and its tourism industry, are set for significant modernisation and expansion following the expected lifting of sanctions in the months ahead. The CAPA Iran Aviation Summit will bring together Iran’s key government and industry leaders with international experts and the chiefs of aviation operators and suppliers from around the world to discuss the direction of the industry in a post-sanctions environment.
Iran is one of the 20 largest economies in the world on a PPP basis, with a young and highly educated population of close to 80 million people enjoying amongst the highest living standards in the region. This is a market with immense potential and huge pent-up demand for aircraft, equipment, technology, skills and capital, as well as airport and airspace infrastructure, as and when restrictions are removed.