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28 November - 2 December 2021|The circle, Zurich

Uniting global airport leaders and investors for 28 years

Collaborate. Redefine. Sustain.

Connect with 550+ airports, investors, financiers, regulators, governments and airlines at the world’s leading event for the global airport development and investment community.

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With lots of insights from GAD World and GAD Americas to share, we collated some of the key learnings of the event in one accessible eMagazine.

The world's leading airport privatisation and finance forum


A global agenda
A global agenda

GAD World is the only forum dedicated to airport investment, partnerships, finance and performance

In 2021 we are looking forward to coming together in Zurich to share expertise on how airport models are fairing in the current climate, what is the latest thinking on airport PPPs and ownership models, environmental concerns and best practice strategy for returning to growth.


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Learn from the best brains in the business
Learn from the best brains in the business

The GAD World 100+ speaker faculty represents the 'who's who' of airport operator and investor community and brings together an an unrivalled pool of expertise in airport management, concession and financing models.

Don't miss this opportunity to tap into the best brains in the business and learn best practice from your peers. 



2020 speakers

Join the GAD VIP community
Join the GAD VIP community

GAD World is the most well established "who's who" gathering of global airport owners and operators, airport executives, investors, financiers, regulators, governments and authorities. GAD is the community hub and we are always looking for new members! 

We invite airline representatives, airport C-suite executives (CEOs, CFOs or equivalent) and regulatory authorities to attend as our guests. 

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Your safety is our priority
Your safety is our priority

Our number one priority is bringing the GAD community back to a face-to-face event safely.

We are working with local authorities, venue partners and suppliers and continually adapting to the latest guidelines and safety protocol.

Discover more about what range of measures we are taking, what GAD World will look like this year and why can book with confidence based on our new booking policy.

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THE BEST OF GAD world 2019


Get a sneak-peek of what to expect at GAD World this December.

Meet 550+ decision makers from airport operators, investors, airlines, regulators, policy makers and financiers.

The numbers that matter

550+
senior decision makers from airport operators, investors, airlines, regulators, policy makers and financiers
50+
countries represented
33%
of attendees are airport operators and investors

Raymond Gray

Group CFO

DAA Plc

I come to GAD every year - it's a great occasion. 

YEAR ROUND CONTENT FROM THE AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT CONTENT HOME

Discover new insights, interviews and articles from our global network of airport development experts

GAD World 2020: collaborate, redefine, sustain


Get a sneak-peek of what to expect at GAD World in the space of 90 seconds. 

Two events on a single, connected platform!  

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We'll provide you the platform to connect with 550+ 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.

For more information get in touch with Joseph on +44 (0)20 7551 9373 or email joseph.cleary@informa.com

Air Transport Month 2020 November 9 – December 4

This integrated content program will span one month to bring the global air transport industry together to share insights on the current state of the market with webinars, data & intelligence, event coverage, in-depth journalism, a Marketplace, and more!

Connect, showcase and be a part of this powerhouse program that’s powered by Aviation Week Network's leading air transport brands, including Air Transport World, CAPA - Centre for Aviation, Aviation Daily, Routes, Fleet Discovery and Airport Strategy & Marketing (ASM).

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GAD's learning partner, IFF, offers two, three and five day courses in London, virtual classroom courses, a postgraduate certificate distance learning programme and unique learning solutions tailored to your business needs.

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