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08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Registration and coffee
09:00 - 09:05 5 mins
Chairperson’s open and welcome
  • Presenter Greg Fordham - Managing Director, Airbiz
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09:05 - 09:45 40 mins
Introduction to the airport industry and economics
  • Presenter Greg Fordham - Managing Director, Airbiz
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  • Historical background: role of the airport in the local economy
  • Costs drivers and behaviour
  • Revenue structures
  • Terminals of the future
09:45 - 10:15 30 mins
Q&A and roundtable discussions
10:15 - 10:45 30 mins
Morning coffee
10:45 - 11:45 60 mins
Structuring airport ownership models
  • Presenter Ranjit Murugason - Owner, Urban Strategic
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11:45 - 12:15 30 mins
Benchmarking non-aeronautical revenues
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  • What is the optimum balance of revenues?
  • Review of the development of non-aeronautical revenues: what are the most profitable airport revenue streams?
  • What are the trends in Asia in terms of passenger spend and behaviour?
  • How to maximise and future proof revenue streams
12:15 - 13:15 60 mins
Networking lunch
13:15 - 13:45 30 mins
Reviewing infrastructure requirements in Asia
  • Gary Moran - Vice Chairman, Asian Business Aviation Association
13:45 - 14:45 60 mins
Economic regulation for airports
  • Presenter Warren Mundy - Chief Economist, Australian Airports Association
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  • Quality service standards – what do the measures in Asia mean for the airport community?
  •  Models of economic regulation for airports – tried and tested and new
14:45 - 15:15 30 mins
Airport valuations
15:15 - 16:15 60 mins
Airport PPP transactions - evolution of co-operative partnerships
  • Presenter Alex Gospodinov - Associate Director, Macquarie Group
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  • Shifting the governments' role in the airport sector in Asia
  • Models for private sector participation in airport infrastructure - reviewing past transactions and the here and now 
  • Ways of meeting the demand of growing Asian economies by delivering highly efficient airport facilities 
16:15 - 16:45 30 mins
Chairperson’s closing remarks and preview of conference discussions
16:45 - 18:15 90 mins
Close of seminar day