11 - 14 November 2019
Where global airport leaders gather and airport investment happens
Develop airport assets. Finance growth. Unlock value.
Meet 500+ airports, airlines, investors, financiers, governments and regulators at the world's leading airport development and finance event
The world's leading airport privatisation and finance event
Meet more airport CEOs than anywhere else
The largest annual gathering of airport leaders.
Attracting 150+ global airport operators – with half of airports represented at CEO level.
The only conference for airport investors
The only event dedicated to investing in airports.
Bringing together a unique community of strategic and financial investors in airport assets.
Why do 500+ airport leaders attend?
You can expect more tailored sessions including deal-based roundtables, closed discussions and a new global regulatory breakfast briefing.
Keep up to speed with all the latest trends and see how your peers are tackling the industry's biggest challenges.
Identify partners, make new connections
GAD World gathers the whole airport investment and finance community together.
Use the GAD networking app to identify and connect with new investment and business opportunities before arriving.
Look out for evening drinks receptions, closed door discussions, airport CEO lunches and more!
A complete new approach for 2018. Now including focuses on Africa, China, LatAm , Eastern Europe and many more.
Diving deeper than before. Examine where the opportunities and challenges lie globally. Explore the latest airport concessions, the smart technology for airports, and the successful strategies that airport leaders are deploying.
Introduction to airport business and finance
A one-day introductory course, aimed at early and mid-career executives looking to learn from airport industry senior leaders.
Gain a deeper understanding of airport economics, regulation, traffic forecasting, business planning, the airline/airport dynamic and ownership and investment models.
The numbers that matter
I come to GAD every year because it's a great opportunity to catch up with the industry; meet friends and new acquaintances; to take the temperature of what's happening in the aviation business and to get deeper knowledge.
It's a great occasion - I look forward to it every year.
I strongly recommend it if you work in the airport world
Aeroports De La Cote D'Azur
GAD World is definitely one of the best I have attended, both in terms of its content of the conference and the professional manner it was conducted.
Association of Private Airport Operators (APAO), India
GAD World is a great event which delivered beyond our expectations. The location was perfect and the set up very good. All the speakers, panelists and interviewers did a great job. Looking forward to the next event!
Deputy CEO and Chief International Officer
Stand out from the crowd
We'll provide you the platform to connect with 500+ global airport development leaders.
Whether you want to get your voice heard, get your brand seen or meet the people that matter to you - we can help.
Contact Louie Damp on +44(0) 20 3377 3416 or at Louie.Damp@KNect365.com
E-Magazine: Global perspectives on airport development
A collection of insights from aviation experts
The place for exclusive insight from thought leaders in the world of airport development
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Infrastructure Project Finance Training
Face-to-face, digital and bespoke in-company courses
GAD's learning partner, IFF, offers a three-day course in London on qualitative and quantitative risk analysis, debt-sizing, documention and legal aspects. You can also choose distance learning or a tailored in-company solution.