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2021 AGENDA

Please note that all sessions are listed in Frankfurt Time UTC + 2

Session 1: EMEA market assessmentFleet options and the road to recovery

LIVE | PANEL

TIME: 14:05 – 14:50

  • Key takeaways from passengerfreighter operations 
  • Innovation opportunity for capacity utilization and deployment  
  • The path forward: tupgauge or not to upgauge?

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Session 2: Sustainability in the skies: Cleaning up airfreight’s carbon footprint

LIVE | PANEL

TIME: 15:00 – 15:45

  • Sustainability goals and what it will take to achieve them  
  • Progress and economics of SAFs 
  • Equipment regulations and implications 

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MODERATOR:

  • Caryn Livingston, Deputy Editor, Cargo Facts 

Session 3: Innovation Spotlight

ON-DEMAND| PRESENTATIONS

TIME: 16:00 – 17:00

Startups hand-picked by the Cargo Facts editorial team will demo their new technologies that aim to disrupt and revolutionize air cargo.

Session 4: EFW Market Spotlight

LIVE | PRESENTATION

TIME: 17:00 – 17:30

EFW will present its views on current industry dynamics and trends.

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Session 5: E-commerce: A market creator or volumes zapped from the integrators?

ON-DEMAND | PRESENTATION

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Session 6: European trade in 2021

ON-DEMAND | PANEL

  • The state of supply chains historically reliant on air cargo 
  • Long-term effects of Brexit on European and trans-Atlantic operations 
  • How are cargo-only routes changing post-Brexit and what are the implications for regional freighters?

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Session 7: Regional spotlight: Gulf capacity and opportunities

LIVE | PANEL

TIME: 13:00 – 13:45

  • Time-definite express trends and opportunities across the region 
  • Belly versus freighter strategy management in 2021 
  • A look at what’s on order: Cargo considerations for the next generation of widebody passenger aircraft

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Session 8: Fireside Chat

LIVE | FIRESIDE CHAT

TIME: 14:00 – 14:30

Dave Andrew, Chief Executive Officer of ASL Airlines Group will join our virtual stage for a “fireside chat” to discuss key airfreight trends, perspectives and strategies.

Session 9: New freighter types and their role in changing fleet dynamics

LIVE | PANEL

TIME: 15:00 – 15:45

  • EMEA appetite for narrowbody conversions  
  • How new freighter conversions fit into the European Theater  
  • Manualversuspower cargo loading and the influence on fleet planning decisions 

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