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inter airport Europe 2021: The world’s leading airport exhibition presents Runway to recovery Seminars in partnership with SMART Airports

inter airport Europe, the 23rd International Exhibition for Airport Equipment, Technology, Design and Services, takes place next week, from 9 – 12 November 2021 in Munich, Germany. A total of 332 exhibitors from 29 countries will present their latest developments and solutions for aircraft, passenger and cargo handling, security and airport IT, architectural components as well as ground support equipment at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. The most important exhibitor countries, besides Germany, are Italy, France, the Netherlands and the UK.

Runway to recovery Seminars organised by inter airport Europe and SMART Airports

At this year’s show, visitors can expect a comprehensive seminar programme which is organised in partnership with SMART Airports for the first time. The seminars will take place in hall B6 and are available to all attendees. The seminars take place on all four exhibition days and will cover the following topics:

  • Smart Airports: Design, Development & New Opportunities

The recent pandemic has driven a global shift in the way many public spaces are perceived, and airports are no exception. The sessions in this segment explore how airports will approach design differently in the years to come, as well as innovative solutions to help manage changed consumer behaviour.

  • Building back Operational Efficiency: Ramp & GSE Innovations

As airports build back their operations, environmental and cost pressures will be greater than ever. These sessions address the immediate logistical challenges to building back operations, and how Ramp & GSE innovations help meet environmental and cost challenges, whilst achieving flexibility and agility in airports’ operations.

  • Sustainable Airports: Greener & Cleaner Solutions

The ‘great industry reset’ is here for aviation, and it won’t be fast or easy. Listen to industry experts on how to enable greater sustainability at airports, meet sustainability challenges and realise opportunities for the airport sector such as the use of renewable fuel sources to reach the target of net zero emissions.

  • Airport IT & Passenger Processing

SMART technologies and innovations are revolutionizing the way passengers and air-based commerce move around the globe.

Tuesday, 9 November 2021

  • The SMART 360 CEO Panel Debate: The Sustainable Build Back – with Munich, Berlin and Edmonton International Airports
  • inter airport Europe Opening & Awards Ceremony – Organised by Mack-Brooks Exhibitions Ltd.
  • The power of sharing data, getting real innovations by The Airport Technology Lab
  • SMART Airport Design & Development – with Vienna International and Berlin Brandenburg Airport
  • Flyover the ACO booth to experience ACO product solutions for airports – a live stream from the show floor by ACO Severin Ahlmann GmbH & Co. KG
  • Shaping runway recovery: innovative design & digitalisation on field – by MC SOLUTIONS & Sinergo Spa
  • Technology Trends – Achieving a Return n Investment – Organised by British Aviation Group (BAG)
  • A new concept in airport ground power by Piller Germany GmbH & Co. KG
  • Redefining the Infrastructure Masterplan – with Schiphol Airport, Schiphol Area Development Company and amd.sigma

Wednesday, 10 November 2021

  • State of the Industry Panel Discussion – with Luton Airport and PA Consulting
  • Operational Efficiencies in Airport Equipment – Organised by British Aviation Group (BAG)
  • Flyover the ACO booth to experience ACO product solutions for airports – a live stream from the show floor – Organised by ACO Severin Ahlmann GmbH & Co. KG
  • Electrifying the Ramp – with WheelTug, Munich Airport, AeroSimple and Roskilde Copenhagen Airport
  • Ground Support Equipment Electrification – challenges and solutions by Webasto Group & Goldhofer AG
  • Application of GREEN solutions in aircraft ground power supply by ElectroAir
  • Optimized Allocation of Autonomous GSE – by INFORM GmbH
  • Solutions powered by CAST – Simulation-based real time demand prediction for better airport resource planning – by Airport Research Center GmbH
  • Lease Pool of Line Maintenance Tooling and GSE: share and gain agility – by DEDIENNE AEROSPACE
  • Engineering and consultancy: Italian know how and solutions in the airport industry – Organised by OICE

Thursday, 11 November 2021

  • Better airports for people – Organised by Air Tech Italy
  • Meeting Sustainability Needs: Successful Case Studies and Findings – with NACO, Rotterdam The Hague Airport and OICE.
  • Is solar runway lighting a viable solution for my airport? And how to correctly evaluate the feasibility of a solar system – by SOLUTIONS4GA SP. Z O.O.
  • Future Trends & what this means for your airport – with MC Solutions S.r.l., Antec Biogas AS and Flughafen München GmbH
  • Making the airside future happen now – by TKH Airport Solutions
  • A new concept in airport ground power – by Piller Germany GmbH & Co. KG
  • Heavy Rain and Water Protection: Surface Water Management on airfields – by ACO Severin Ahlmann GmbH & Co. KG
  • Electrical Hydrant Dispensers at Istanbul Airport – by TFS Akaryakıt Hizmetleri A.Ş.
  • Norway Lead in Zero Emission European Regional Aviation – by BLU (Bodø Airport Development Company)
  • Flyover the ACO booth to experience ACO product solutions for airports – a live stream from the show floor – Organised by ACO Severin Ahlmann GmbH & Co. KG

Friday, 12 November 2021

  • SMART Airport Technologies: Successes and opportunities for airports of all sizes – with Aviatech Dynamics
  • Meet the Experts – Organised by Smart Airports
  • Situational Awareness & AOS benefits for Airport Management by Finavia Corporation
  • Virtual Queuing – by Copenhagen Optimization
  • Turning the Unpredictable to the Predictable – with Aviatech Dynamics and T-System

The full list of sessions of the Runway to recovery seminar series is available on the inter airport Europe website: www.interairporteurope.com.

inter airport Europe is the world’s leading airport exhibition and covers all areas of airport-related technology, equipment and services, all in one place. As part of the TERMINAL segment, the show offers solutions and equipment for the construction and operation of terminal buildings, the architectural design, equipment and planning stage of the airport. The DATA area covers airport IT systems, data management solutions as well as connected systems and IT processes to handle passengers, operations as well as air traffic. The RAMP segment covers ground handling, ground support equipment, runway construction and installations. Several countries will be represented with National Pavilions: Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy and the Netherlands.

Important Visitor Tools and Information

The Online Show Preview contains hundreds of exhibitor profiles and product descriptions and is available on the inter airport Europe website: www.interairporteurope.com. The Online Show Planner helps visitors to plan their visit ahead of the show. Visitors can search for the product categories or exhibitors they are most interested in and create their individual results page ready for print out. The seminars can also be added to the show planner. In addition, the inter airport Europe digital platform offers matchmaking capabilities, the option for virtual participants to arrange meetings with exhibitors and much more.

inter airport Europe 2021 takes place at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany in halls B5 and B6. Access to the show will be via the Entrance East (Ost) of the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany.

The exhibition centre is easily accessible by air, road and public transport. For the duration of the exhibition, regular shuttle busses will run between Munich International Airport and the show grounds. From Munich’s main station, there is an underground train (U2) which goes straight to the Munich Trade Fair Centre. Plenty of parking spaces are also available at Entrance East.

The opening times of inter airport Europe 2021 are from 9 November to 11 November 2021, from 9.00 to 17:00hrs and on 12 November 2021 from 9.00 to 15.00hrs.

Tickets for inter airport Europe are now available to purchase via the Online Ticket Shop at favourable prices. The price for a day ticket via the Online Ticket Shop is €42 instead of €52 on-site; the price for a season ticket online is €62 instead of €72 on-site. Season tickets are valid for all four exhibition days.

Innovation Awards 2021

This year, inter airport Europe once again presents the Innovation Awards in four categories: Terminal, GSE, Data/Digitalisation and Sustainability. The entire airport industry was invited to participate in the vote on the official inter airport Europe website and have voted the winners in each category. The winning companies will be presented with an award at the inter airport Europe Opening and Awards Ceremony on 9 November 2021, at 11am. The ceremony will take place in the Seminar Theatre in Hall B6 of the Munich Trade Fair Centre. All exhibitors, visitors and the press are cordially invited to join.

Further up-to-date information on inter airport Europe is available on the show website: www.interairporteurope.com.