Routes Americas 2020

The route development forum for the Americas

Indianapolis, USA
4 – 6 February 2020

Routes Americas 2020 took place in Indianapolis, USA from 4 – 6 February 2020. Routes Americas 2025 will take place in Nassau & Paradise Island, Bahamas from 10 – 12 February 2025. View all our other upcoming route development events.

Secure your place at the only route development forum that unites the Americas. 

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Routes Americas is a leading aviation event, bringing together senior decision makers from airlines, airports and destinations. The event enables you to build high-value relationships with some of the most influential aviation professionals from across the region. Discuss new market opportunities with your key targets, network with airlines and key stakeholders, and catch-up with your industry partners on the evolution of existing services, all under one roof.

This year's event will take place in Indianapolis, USA and is hosted by Indianapolis International AirportVisit Indy and the Indiana Economic Development Corporation. The city is a thriving destination on the rise, with excellent experience hosting a range of major events, making it the perfect location for the 13th Routes Americas event. 

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Who attends?

  800 Delegates

  80 Airlines

  300 Airports

  50 Tourism Authorities

  2,100 Face-to-face meetings

  20 Speakers

“Routes has proven to be a valuable asset to complement our air service development strategy. The event delivers meetings with important airline decision makers, giving us the additional platform to showcase our route development cases.”

Jeffrey Sigmon
Director of Air Service & Cargo Development
New Orleans Aviation Board

Face-to-face meetings

Over three concentrated business days, 800 delegates will take part in over 2,100 face-to-face meetings to discuss new and existing air services.

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Pre-scheduled meetings

Information for airlines, airports and tourism authorities, who are able to request and schedule meetings ahead of the event.

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City pair meetings

Airports and tourism authorities will be able to request up to 8 city pair meetings, at no additional cost.

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On-Site Meeting System

On-site meeting requests

Available to all attending delegates, the On-site Meeting System provides real-time updates and around-the-clock functionality.

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Routes Americas is a great forum for quick connection and updating with many on-going business partners and already established courtships, as well as making introductions for new potential partners.”

Elliott Paige
Director, Air Service Development
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

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Designed to maximise business development and networking opportunities, the hospitality programme provides an informal setting for delegates to foster new and develop existing business relationships.

“Routes Americas is a perfect event to find new opportunities for growth and connect with different airports, airlines and providers.”

Silvia Meneses Aguilar
Strategic Planning Specialist


Our conference programme brings together top-level speakers from across the sphere of aviation, including airlines, airports, destinations, aircraft manufacturers and more, to engage in thought-provoking discussion of the most pressing issues facing aviation now and into the future.

Previous speakers include: 

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Steven Greenway


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Vincent Hodder

Chief Executive Officer 


Javier Suarez

 Chief Executive Officer
Canada Jetlines

Learn more about the Routes Americas 2020 conference programme.

“Routes Americas is the perfect place to have extremely productive meetings with airports and quickly detect opportunities to expand.”

Andres Fabre

Join the region's airlines, airports, tourism authorities and industry influencers at Routes Americas 2020. Book your place today and take advantage of the unique cost and time-saving benefits that the event provides.

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