In the air transport chain, airports are crucial transfer points for passengers as well as cargo. The course will provide participants with insights into the key issues of airport management. Amongst others, different elements influencing the demand, supply, equilibrium and competitiveness of airports will be discussed. Furthermore, the role of different actors in the airport management process will be addressed.
The course Airport Management (download pdf 1 MB) includes a number of guest lectures from experienced industry professionals as well as well-known professors in the field of airport management. Furthermore, participants will have the opportunity to deepen their practical knowledge in a number of excursions organized during the course.
Guest speakers 2017:
- Anne Graham (Westminster University)
- Marcel Buelens (Egis, Antwerp Airport, Ostend Airport)
- Özgür Ulutas (Amsterdam Schiphol Airport)
- Silvia Forni (European Commission, DG MOVE)
- Tiago Lopes
- Eddy Van de Voorde (University of Antwerp)
- Björn Hassert (Brussels Airport)
- Wilfried Covent (Brussels Airport)
- David Jarach (SDA Bocconi School of Management)
- Tolga Ülkü (Berlin School of Economics and Law)
- Antwerp Airport
- Brussels Airport
- Amsterdam Airport
- ACI (tbc) and the European Commission (DG MOVE)
The course will take place from 13th to 24th March 2017 at the University of Antwerp (see practical information).