Date: 4 - 8 December 2017 Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka Venue: Hilton Colombo (Negotiations), Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (Opening Ceremony) For more information please also check the Host's event website HERE The tenth ICAO Air Services Negotiation Event (ICAN2017) will be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 4 to 8 December 2017. It will be hosted by the Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka. For all latest updates please download the ICAN 2017 app on your mobile device. Search the app store or google play store for "ICAN 2016". The app will have information regarding the programme, daily schedule of meetings, floor maps, etc.ICAN2017 provides States with a central meeting place to conduct multiple bilateral (regional or plurilateral) air services negotiations or consultations.It offers a forum for the participants to learn about current trends, discuss and exchange experiences, as well as providing excellent networking opportunities.Negotiations between States/Regional Groups stay private. ICAN has been highly commended by participating Delegations as an efficient platform for conducting air service negotiations. Since its inception, the number of countries that utilizes this facility has steadily increased. So far more than a total of 141 States have participated in and benefited from ICAN at least once. ICAN2017 will offer industry stakeholders opportunities for Business to Business (B2B) meetings and networking with both other business stakeholders or community members, but also aviation regulators and air service negotiators participating in the event.