Three reasons Routes Americas 2019 is not to be missed

With just over two weeks to go until the region’s only air service development forum takes place in Québec City, Routesonline outlines why Routes Americas is shaping up to be a must-attend event.

Bringing together air service development professionals from across the region and beyond, Routes Americas promises be an unmissable event, filled with unrivalled opportunities to meet senior decision makers from the region’s leading organisations.

From business-focussed conversations and exclusive insight into the key issues impacting the industry, here are our top three reasons to attend:

Gain industry insight from high-profile speakers

Hear direct from LEVEL’s CEO Vincent Hodder; Steven Greenway, president of Swoop; and Javier Suarez, Jetlines’ CEO, as they take part in a series of Keynote Interviews during the Routes Americas 2019 Conference Programme.

Join the debate as they’re accompanied by Sun Country Airlines’ president & CEO, Jude Bricker and moderator Ed Hazelwood, Aviation Week Network’s editor-in-chief conferences, to discuss the profitability of LCC and ULCC business models.

Other headline speakers include Ricardo Bastón, CEO of TAR Aerolíneas; interCaribbean's CEO Trevor Sadler; Peter Cerdá, regional vice president of the Americas at IATA; and Geneviève Guilbault, the deputy premier of the Province of Québec.

Meet the region’s leading airlines

Senior decision makers from more than 80 of the region’s leading flag, regional and low-cost carriers will be in attendance at the event this year.

Attendees will be presented with unrivalled opportunities to discuss and negotiate new and existing air services with America’s top 15 airlines by ASKs, including American Airlines, LATAM Airlines Group, United Airlines, Avianca and many more.

Find out more about the Routes Americas 2019 attendees.

Engage with your key targets

Providing a taste of Québec’s heritage and culture in unique locations across the city, the hospitality programme allows delegates to build business relationships and cultivate contacts in a more relaxed and informal setting.

Taking place in the stunning Québec City Armoury, the Networking Evening will also include the Routes Americas 2019 Marketing Awards, where shortlisted airports and tourism authorities will be recognised for their marketing achievements over the last 12 months.

View the shortlist for the Routes Americas 2019 Marketing Awards or learn more about the hospitality programme.

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet with the region’s leading air service development professionals at Routes Americas 2019. Book your place today or, for more information, speak to a member of the sales team.