The Big Debate: Where next for ground handling in the Americas?

11:05 - 12:15

North America is a superpower of global aviation while Latin America is set for annual air passenger growth rates of near 4%, well above the world average. Yet on the apron, acute workforce attrition, patchy infrastructure and poor alignment between stakeholders is threatening to put the brakes on growth. GHI invites you to have your say on operating conditions on the frontline, as we invite a panel of handlers, airports and airlines to come up with a blueprint for seizing the growth opportunities ahead.

 

Javier Martinez, Regional Director for ACI Latin-America Caribbean, ACI LATIN-AMERICA CARIBBEAN

Ruben Atehortua, Ground Operations Director, AVIANCA

James Bernal, VP International Airport Affairs, AEROMEXICO

Olga Svirskaia, Senior Manager, Airport Purchasing - Hubs & Spokes, AMERICAN AIRLINES

Ricardo Barrero, General Manager, BLAS - BALBOA LOGISTICS AND AIRPORT SERVICES