IATA World Safety and Operations Conference (WSOC)

Event Information

  • Organiser: IATA
  • Start date: 01.10.2024
  • End date: 03.10.2024
  • Location: Marrakech, Morocco, Mövenpick Mansour Eddahbi & Palais des Congrès Marrakech
  • Website: https://www.iata.org/en/events/all/wsoc/

The IATA World Safety and Operations Conference (WSOC) tackles all aspects of safety, including flight operations, cabin operations, maintenance, and crisis management (emergency response planning and aircraft recovery). It is an opportunity to meet, network and develop partnerships with aviation professionals and decision-makers, gathered over 3 days under one roof.

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Event Profile

  • Embracing Innovation and Technology for Safe and Efficient Operations

    The first IATA WSOC took place in Vietnam in September 2023 with over 600 representatives from 58 countries who convened for this inaugural edition.

    The conference will feature over 45 hours of expert sessions over 4 tracks (Safety, Cabin, Flight Ops, and Crisis Management), will provide 15+ hours of exclusive networking opportunities, and will showcase the latest innovative solutions from sponsors and exhibitors.

  • Who will you meet?

    • Airlines
    • Regulators
    • Training Providers
    • Emergency Equipment Suppliers
    • Accident Investigators
    • Original Equipment Manufacturers
    • Human Factors Specialists
    • Aircraft Recovery Specialists
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  • Testimonials

    “Attending the World Safety IATA Conference was an eye-opening experience. The insights shared by experts in the field were invaluable. This event truly prioritizes safety in aviation, and I’m grateful to have been a part of it.”
    Nina Tulakepa, Fiji Airways

    “IATA does a great job bringing together the most talented and passionate aviation safety professionals. It is so valuable to collaborate and share lessons learned with each other.”
    Elise May, Southwest Airlines

    “The Conference is beyond every expectation from the welcome session to keynote speakers and panelists. Superb planning and organization by IATA and wonderful hosting by Vietnam Airlines.”
    Roy Philip Magsayo, Philippine Airport Ground Support Solutions

    “The IATA WSOC 2023, in Hanoi, has been one of the unique events of this kind. It was an extraordinary opportunity for networking, knowledge-sharing and learning; besides that, it was helpful to a great extent towards policy formulation. I think the airlines, airports, OEMS and other interest groups coming together and deliberating on common issues and challenges in the aviation industry is the need of the hour, and IATA has successfully executed it.”
    Dr. KJ Devasia, Bangalore International Airport Ltd, India

Event News

WSOC2024: ‘Embracing Innovation and Technology for Safe and Efficient Operations’

Under the theme, ‘Embracing Innovation and Technology for Safe and Efficient Operations’, the IATA World Safety and Operations Conference has developed four exciting tracks to consider the practical applications of innovation and technology. The four …