Registration is Now Open
The Role of Airports in the European Union and Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Conference will be held Septemeber 11-13, 2016, at the Hilton Sofia Hotel in beautiful Sofia, Bulgaria. This conference is being organized by the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), the International Association of Airport Executives (IAAE), and the U.S. Embassy–Sofia in collaboration with the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), and the Civil Aviation Administration and Ministry of Transport of Bulgaria.
Airport and aviation executives from Europe, the United States, the Middle East/North Africa and Asia will discuss important topics affecting international aviation in the United States and Europe in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the EU and the U.S. Conference attendees will have the opportunity to hear how others are handling current challenges and to discover new technical and funding solutions for safety, security, commercial air service, and infrastructure development.
Representatives from FAA, ICAO, the International Air Transport Association (IATA), and other aviation organizations will provide short presentations and lead interactive discussions. Participation is highly encouraged, as the intent of these sessions is to initiate greater collaboration in safety between all stakeholders going forward. Session topics will include passenger and cargo development, infrastructure planning and funding, commercial air service development, new concession trends, and security.
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A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Sofia Hotel, 1 Bulgaria Boulevard, Sofia, 1421, Bulgaria. Tel: +359-2-933-5000, Fax: +359-2-933-5111. All attendees will receive the special rate of €120.80 / 235 Bulgarian LEV/ $135 USD single or €140.80 / 275 Bulgarian LEV/ $160 USD double. Rate includes daily breakfast and taxes. Be sure to identify yourself as part of the AAAE conference to receive the conference rate. Please send all reservation requests to Hristina.Nedkova@Hilton.com.
The last day to receive this discounted rate is Thursday, August 25, 2016. Rooms may sell out before this date, so make your reservations early. Reservations made after this date only can be honored on a space-and-rate-available basis. Cancellations received within 48 hours of arrival date will be charged two nights’ stay.