European Aviation Conference 2014

05.11.2014

The third European Aviation Conference, the premier economics and public policy conference in aviation, is entitled 'Aviation Infrastructure Capacity: too much or too little?' Lack of aviation capacity as well as overcapacity in aviation infrastructure simultaneously exist in many countries. Can capacity utilization be improved by better air traffic forecasting, new slot allocation methods, more flexible planning techniques and better social cost benefit analyses? These are just some of the issues that will be addressed during this conference.


World class speakers will present leading cases, alternated by lively debates among experts from academia and the aviation industry. We are honoured to announce that the confirmed speakers include:

  • Jos Nijhuis, President and CEO of the Schiphol Group
  • Peter van Laarhoven,Schiphol Group
  • Pieter Cornelisse, KLM
  • David Gillen, University of British Columbia
  • Dieter Wilken, German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • Dan Elliot, Frontier Economics
  • Ginés de Rus, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and FEDEA
  • Frank Fichert, University of Applied Sciences Worms
  • Peter Forsyth, Monash University
  • Ken Button, George Mason University
  • Barry Humphreys, British Air Transport Association
  • Cathal Guiomard
  • Renato Redondi, University of Brescia
  • Matthias Finger, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
  • Marc Baumgartner, IFATCA
  • Nicole Adler, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Mike Tretheway, InterVISTAS Consulting
  • Brian Pearce, IATA


The conference will take place on 6 and 7 November 2014 at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This year's conference is hosted by the Schiphol Group and co-organized by Airneth, the German Aviation Research Society, the University of Amsterdam and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. As usual, there will be a German Aviation Research Society Workshop immediately before the conference, on November 5th.

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