September 25–26, 2019


10th international
conference and exhibition

Moscow, Renaissance Monarch Centre

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About event

The 10th annual international conference

Ground Handling Russia and CIS is changing the format: we glad to present Airport of the Future forum! The event will become a new platform for the exchange of experience in airport operations, improving the efficiency of passenger and aircraft services, latest technologies and innovations.


350+ participants

General directors, directors, head of operations, strategy development, finance and marketing from the airports, ground handling professionals from airlines and airports, GSE manufacturers and suppliers, airport IT providers, ground handling companies, leasing and insurance, aviation authorities.


5 expert sessions

Technology for airports and airlines.
De-icing: technologies and successful practice.
Trends and challenges of the future of the industry.
Management of technology services.
Marketing and additional revenue: effective strategies


540 speakers in 9 years

Every year, the participants note the high organizational level of the event and the absolute practical value of the conference, which remains the only business platform in Russia and the CIS, annually gathers professionals of ground handling from both airports and airlines

Stephan M. Schwolgin

İGA İstanbul
New Airport

Marius Gelžinis


Kurt Hofmann

Air Transport

Viktor Titarev


Dmitry Khartunyan

Vnukovo International Airport

Conference program

  • Route network development: foreign airport view
  • ORAT program: how to start a new airport?
  • Why will airports invest in innovation?
  • Airport Collaborative Decision Making – the future lies in effective process optimization
  • Modern technologies of service of passengers
  • New ground handling capabilities
  • Service at airports: processes optimization
  • De-icing: technologies and successful practices
  • Marketing and additional revenues: effective strategies

Download draft agenda (PDF)

Trends and challenges for the future of the airport industry

of technology

ground handling

of ground service


New technologies

for airports
and airlines


technologies and successful practices

and additional income:

effective strategies


optimizing processes

Airport of the Future

The conference has a strategic importance and retains an extremely practical business agenda, built on the presentations of authoritative experts, heads of airports and airlines. The conference program reflects the latest market trends and meets the most important needs and expectations of industry professionals.

The exhibition within the framework of this event is an exclusive platform for the presentation of its services and equipment to the participants of the conference.

Top 4 reasons to exhibit

  • MEET airport decision-makers from across Russia and beyond.
  • BUILD new business relations and explore new sales opportunities.
  • PROMOTE your brand, products and services to a gathering of influential professionals.
  • EXPAND your presence on the fastest growing market.

Exhibit stands

A dedicated area will be made available for companies wishing to promote their products and services to the delegates. The stands are located in exhibition area where delegates generally congregate when they are not in the conference room.

Exhibition Reservation Form

  • One to one meeting scheduler — 2,600 EUR
  • Distribution of promotional materials in delegate bags — 2,200 EUR
  • Distribution of promotional materials at information desk — 1,800 EUR
  • E-mail blast to potential delegates — 2,000 EUR
  • Advertisement in the official conference booklet 1 page (back cover) — 2,700 EUR
  • Advertisement in the official conference booklet 1 page (inside) — 1,800 EUR

Book your stand

Alina Alekseeva
+7 903 561-65-19


As it was at the last conference

The 9th international conference and exhibition Ground Handling Russia & CIS was held on September 26-27, 2018

  • 4 sessions
  • 35 speakers
  • 250+ participants
  • more than 50 representatives of leading airlines and airport from Russia & CIS

Ground Handling Russia & CIS

The conference program included presentations that were of interest to the management and specialists of ground services of airlines.

The most important issues of ground handling at the airports of Russia and CIS were touched upon. At the exhibition accompanying the conference, the participants had the opportunity to get acquainted with the products and services of such companies as: Cavag, Zavod Podiomnikov LLC, eurotek, Technoform, IMC Integro technologies / inform TLD, SpetsAutoEngineering, Electroair, TengoInteractive.

Conference participant

  • Ground handling specialists (IAS, SOP, SST and others) airlines and airports
  • Suppliers of products, services and IT solutions for the air transport industry
  • Heads of airlines and airports
  • Representatives of public authorities
  • Insurance and leasing companies, banks
  • Handling companies
  • Equipment supplier
  • State regulatory bodies

Airport and airport management participants 2018

Airlines 2018

Previous exhibitors include

and full list of participants

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Media partners

location of event:
the hotel Renaissance Moscow Monarch Centre

Moscow, Leningradsky prospect, 31A


Natalia Zhidkova
+7 967 198-38-85


Anastasia Zamotina
+7 967 198-38-92

Media accreditation

Irina Osipova
+7 903 263-02-81


Rybak, Olga
+7 903 797-75-28

Participation in the conference is carried out on a fee basis

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