IATA Safety and Flight Ops Conference

Event Information

The IATA Safety and Flight Operations conference is the event where we, as an industry – airlines, regulators, national and international organizations, and other aviation stakeholders – explore key topics affecting us, and share ideas and experiences that will influence the future development of safety and flight operations.

This conference is intended for senior management, along with new entrants to aviation, disruptors and innovators. Our goal is to create better synergies on existing frameworks, and innovative approaches on how we can work and learn together

Join more than 300 delegates from around the world in Barcelona from April 2nd to 4th. 

Event Profile


    • Boost your personal vision with in-depth knowledge and insight.

    The experts and innovators invited to present at SFO 2019 are among the world’s leading lights in their field. You’ll have access to the most up-to-date facts in the industry.

    • Forge links and create synergies with industry colleagues.

    With events designed to facilitate exchanging and networking, the opportunities to make new contacts and reestablish connections with existing experts will be many.

    • Learn how to make disruptions work!

    SFO 2019 is being built around the theme of “disruption / disruptors” and how they are driving Industry changes, and consequently the need for airlines, CAA’s and all other aviation stakeholders, including international organizations like IATA, to acknowledge these changes and figure out quickly how to adapt.


    • Aviation and aerospace industry leaders and decision-makers
    • Aviation suppliers
    • Airlines
    • ATS providers
    • Regulators
    • Aircraft manufacturers

    Keep up the creativity and bringing innovation into the forefront! I love the positive drive IATA events bring to the community.” – Supplier

    The gala reception was a great event. The location was very original, the food was excellent.”
    – Strategic Partner

    Great conference – well organized and very worthwhile to attend. Received great value from the content, knowledge of speakers and networking opportunities.” – Supplier

    I always liked the way the IATA Ops Conference wrapped up the proceedings by identifying the key points arising for managerial take-up. So many safety conferences don’t do this because its quite challenging.” – Exhibitor

    This was my first IATA conference and I found it of great value. Thank you to all the speakers, sponsors and organizers.” – Airline (IATA Member)

    Really enjoyed the SFO Bistro. A great way to connect with a broad range of delegates that are experts in their own right.” – Airline (IATA Member)


33, Route de l'Aeroport
PO Box 416
1215 Geneva - 15 Airport
  • +41 22 770 2525