Why you should attend

Why Attend GSE & Ramp Ops Africa

Africa has 731 airports and 419 airlines with an aviation industry that supports around 6.9 million jobs and $80 billion in economic activity.

IATA is forecasting 5.9 per cent year-on-year growth in African aviation over the next 20 years, with passenger numbers expected to increase from 100 million to more than 300 million by 2026.

In 2018, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) says African airlines saw traffic rise 6.5 per cent compared to 2017, an increase on the six per cent annual growth in 2017.

The busiest four airports for traffic in 2018 were Johannesburg’s O. R. Tambo International Airport, Cairo International Airport, Cape Town International Airport and Casablanca’s Mohammed V International Airport.

Aviation in Africa currently supports around US$72.5 billion in economic activity across the continent and 6.8 million jobs.

Ultimately, by 2035, Africa will see an extra 192 million passengers a year for a total market of 303 million passengers travelling to and from African destinations

The top ten fastest-growing markets in percentage terms are in Africa: Sierra Leone, Guinea, Central African Republic, Benin, Mali, Rwanda, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Madagascar. Each of these markets is expected to grow by more than 8% each year on average over the next 20 years, doubling in size each decade.

Ultimately, by 2035, Africa will see an extra 192 million passengers a year for a total market of 303 million passengers travelling to and from African destinations

Other reasons To attend:

  • Source or supply new products and services.
  • Network with new or existing suppliers, customers and peers within the aviation industry.
  • Maximise the company’s brand awareness to increase sales of your products or to improve the efficiency of your services.
  • To Learn – keeping in touch with emerging or alternating trends by listening to top-level industry experts discuss the extensive issues facing our industry.

WHAT WILL YOU RECEIVE?

Your delegate pass will include:

  • Participation in all conference sessions
  • Refreshments & lunches
  • Welcome Drinks Reception
  • Networking Dinner
  • Speaker Presentations post- event
  • Pre Scheduled 1-2-1 meetings

To become a sponsor/exhibitor please contact: ian@evaint.com or call +44 (0)20 8253 4011

For event enquiries please contact;

Gemma Keen – Events Coordinator: gemma@evaint.com | Call: +44 (0) 208 253 4002