Riga Aviation Forum 2020 | EDU

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Sustainable Aviation is a long term strategy which sets out the collective approach of global aviation to tackling the challenge of ensuring a cleaner, quieter, smarter future for our industry.

The goal of the Academic conference is to provide an international forum for scientists, students and professionals in academia, industry, and government to address recent research results and to present and discuss their ideas, theories, technologies, systems, tools, applications, work in progress and experiences on all theoretical and practical issues arising efficiency and sustainable development in aviation transport and related competencies.

RAF 2020 has opened Call for abstracts and short papers. All accepted short papers will be included in the conference proceedings. Authors are invited to submit full papers after Conference to peer-reviewed journal which will be indexed by SCOPUS; WoS; etc.

We look forward to innovative contributions in any of the following areas:

  • Aviation Transportation Systems
  • Aviation Engineering
  • Aviation Management
  • Mathematics, Statistics, Modelling in Aerospace
  • ICT in Aviation
  • UAS and Drone Technologies
  • Business and Economics Applications in Aviation
  • Mobile and Distance Education in Aviation

TIME AND VENUE:  May 21, 2020 | Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & Spa Hotel, Elizabetes Street 55, Riga

LANGUAGE:  English

TARGET AUDIENCE: Managers, leading experts, consultants and other aviation professionals in related companies.

PARTICIPATION FEE:  Free of charge


Riga Aviation Forum 2020 | EDU


Riga Aviation Forum 2020 | EDU


8.30 – 9.00 Registration

9.00 – 9.20 KEYNOTE
Martin Gauss, CEO at Airbaltic

9.20 – 11.00 Paper presentations

11.00 – 11.20 Coffee break

11.20 – 12.50 Tutorial class #1
Achieving a sustainable aviation industry:  Will technology save the day?
Dr. Darren Ellis, Centre for Air Transport Management, Cranfield University, United Kingdom

12.50 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 13.50  KEYNOTE – TBC

13.50 – 15.30 Paper presentations

15.30 – 15.50 Coffee break

15.50 – 17.20 Tutorial class #2
KPIs at airlines and airports – how do not handle them in wrong way
Benjamin Walther, 
CEO of Information Design, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences – TBC

Riga Aviation Forum 2020 | EDU


Special evening reception, where leaders of the aviation industry are invited to discuss industry topics in an informal atmosphere.

TIME: 19:00 – 22:00
VENUE:  Announced separately

Please, make a reservation beforehand. For reservation contact us at dina.niedre@db.lv or register at the conference web page www.raf2020.lv