Programme - ICAO Seminar on Green Airports

Day 1 – Monday, 29 November 2021 


OPENING REMARKS

The opening session will bring together the leadership on sustainable aviation and will set the scene for discussions on innovations in green airports, showing how the leadership of the airport community can enable the decarbonization of the sector.

WELCOME ADDRESS

 

Juan Carlos SalazarSecretary General, ICAO

 

KEYNOTE SPEECH

 

Luis Felipe de Oliveira, Director General, Airports Council International (ACI World)

 

SETTING THE SCENE

 

Jane Hupe, Deputy Director, Environment, ICAO



SESSION 1:

GLOBAL TRENDS IN AIRPORTS SUSTAINABILITY 

Bringing together stakeholders to discuss the latest sustainability concepts associated with airports, this session will focus on the achievements in reducing the environmental impact of airports and the global key environmental management trends.


Speaker(s):

Juliana Scavuzzi, Senior Director, Sustainability, Environmental Protection & Legal Affairs, Airports Council International (ACI)

Rachel Burbidge & Andrea Freeburg, Climate Change Risk Assessment, Adaptation and Resilience Task co-Leads of CAEP WG2 "Airports and Operations" 

Devy Suradji, Marketing & Services Director, PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero)  Indonesia

H. Fatih Altay, Environmental and Water Management Manager, IGA Istanbul Airport







SESSION 2:

CLEAN ENERGY TRANSITION THROUGH TECHNOLOGIES AND INNOVATIONS

Innovations in clean energy will be crucial to the future of aviation. This session will elaborate on accelerated clean energy transition through the broad range of environmental technologies and innovative solutions at airports. It will also provide the opportunity to discuss the broad range of clean energy technology, operational measures, upcoming challenges and opportunities.


Speaker(s): 

Lakshminarayanan S,  Vice President – Engineering & Maintenance,  Bangalore International Airport

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW), (speaker TBD)

Maxime Mahieu, Chief Executive Officer, Smart Airport Systems

Question and Answer Period



 

Day 2 – Tuesday, 30 November 2021


SESSION 3:

TOMORROW’S AIRPORT INFRASTRUCTURE

Looking towards future innovations at airport, this session will focus on the infrastructure requirements to produce, transport and supply alternative energy sources at airports. It will also address the challenges and opportunities associated with delivering new fuels and energy through airport infrastructure in order to create a greener and more sustainable aviation industry. 


Speaker(s): 

Rotterdam The Hague Innovation Airport, (speaker TBD)

Eric Cheung,  Manager of Airfield Department,  Airport Authority Hong Kong, China 

Netherlands Airport Consultants (NACO), (speaker TBD) 

Question and Answer Period


 


 




 


SESSION 4:

ENABLING GREEN AIRPORTS   

The session will focus on enabling green airports, including financing and the availability of funds for new innovations and cooperation amongst stakeholders, with panellists discussing the next steps in global environmental policy and strategy.  


Speakers: 


Ricardo Dupont,   Civil Aviation Regulation Specialist - Environmental Protection,  Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency - ANAC

Jannike Ludvigsson, Project manager SAF and Climate Strategist, Swedavia AB

Tiago Lopes,  Sector Expert, European Investment Bank 

 


CLOSING

Looking forward to the newest innovations on green airports, the closing of the event will reflect on the important role green airports will continue to play in the sustainability of the aviation sector.

Mohamed Rahma, Director, Air Transport Bureau, ICAO



 

 



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