5th ORAT World Summit 2019
12 November 2013 - 14 November 2013
Manila, Phillippines

Our Speakers

  • Murat DestekMurat Destek
    Terminal Duty Manager (ORAT Lead)
    IGA İstanbul New Airport
  • Marcela Denis-PerezMarcela Denis-Perez
    Division Chief Terminal Operations
    Miami Airport
  • Ali RashedAli Rashed
    Director - Airport Transfer
    Bahrain Airport Company
  • Clive JonesClive Jones
    Transition Director
    Heathrow Airport
  • Ilias MaragakisIlias Maragakis
    Chief Operating Officer
    Fraport Greece
  • Valerie PriceValerie Price
    Head of Strategy
  • Alper ErsoyAlper Ersoy
    General Manager
    TAV Macedonia
  • Utpal BaruahUtpal Baruah
    Chief Operating Officer & Head of ORAT
    Kannur International Airport
  • Korijn DefeverKorijn Defever
    Operational Improvement Manager
    Brussels Airport Company
  • Uğur SelcukUğur Selcuk
    Airside Operations Chief
    İGA Istanbul Airport
  • Atul DikshitAtul Dikshit
    Airport Director
    Airports Authority of India
  • Nyle MarmionNyle Marmion
    ORAT Program Manager
    San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
  • Ashraf Mahmoud HanyAshraf Mahmoud Hany
    Head of Terminal Operations Control Centre (AOCC)
    Cairo International Airport
  • Derek BlayneyDerek Blayney
    General Manager- Baggage Implementation Program
    Calgary Airport Authority
  • Hasril SaniHasril Sani
    Leader of ORAT Projects
    Malaysian Airport
  • Pablo LorenzPablo Lorenz
    Airport Operational Readiness Manager
    Oman Airports Management Company
  • Nuno LopezNuno Lopez
    Airport Operations Training Coach
    ANA - Aeroportos de Portugal
  • Alexey GromovAlexey Gromov
    Baggage Handling System Manager
    St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport, Russia
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Mark your Calendar as One of the MOST HIGHLY ANTICIPATED aviation conferences is back, BIGGER and BETTER than before!

The 5th ORAT World Summit 2019 is the Preferred Meeting Point for Prominent Global ORAT Leaders: Providing the Strongest Context, Updates, New Developments and Future Directions in a Premier Airport Operations Centric Experiences!


Exclusive ORAT Site Visit to Heathrow Airport – Largest Airport in Europe, Top 10 Busiest Airports Globally

One of the most highly awarded airports around the world, including:

  • World's Top Airport Terminal for Terminal 5 – Skytrax World Airport Awards (2019)
  • Most Valuable Airport Brand – Brand Finance at their Global Forum (2019)
  • World's Top Airport Terminal for Terminal 2 – Skytrax World Airport Awards (2018)
  • World's Best Airport Shopping – Skytrax World Airport Awards (2018)
  • Best Airport in Western Europe – Skytrax World Airport Awards (2018)
  • Travel Brand of the Year – Travel Marketing Awards (2018)
  • Best Airport in Europe, over 40 million passengers – ACI Europe Awards (2017)
  • Terminal 5 – World's Best Airport Terminal – Skytrax World Airport Awards (2016)



  • Standard Operating (SOP) and Contingency Procedures (CP) Reviewing the development and implementation of contingency plans to manage any identified operational risk prior to the introduction of new client infrastructure services
  • Airside Trials to Increase Familiarity Conducting and coordinating risk assessments for stakeholders (aerodrome operators, airlines and ground handlers) to establish and promulgate general rules and requirements for the safe conduct of pushback operations
  • Strategic Trials Programme that Simulates Real Life Scenarios Challenging the airport systems and processes under simulated airport runs with the participation of the whole airport community and ‘mock' passengers
  • Integrated Validation Tests (IVT) Ensuring new infrastructure maintenance practices are operationally validated by testing of all operational interfaces between facilities, systems, procedures and human resources within a given time frame
  • Competency and Skills Framework Designing a strategic recruitment plan by establishing appropriate staffing levels for all stakeholders, as well as analysing job roles required in the new facility and develop job descriptions and competency framework in alignment
  • “Soft-Opening” Strategy Allowing airline planners and staff additional time to familiarise themselves with the new working environment and to iron out the inevitable difficulties arising from the opening. Hear on how airports analysie their passenger flow and behavioural models to determine manpower needed during the “soft opening” day
  • Transition and Opening Sequence (TOS) Plan Capturing key actions/milestones by date and all the pre-requisites/conditions for these activities and describe the detailed sequence of events by hour during the opening days
  • Incorporating ORAT Planning into your Airport’s Capital Development Programs Overseeing airport planning activities to assess needs for current and future airport facilities, as well as gaining consensus from management, stakeholders and end users to ensure all new project needs and expectations are well addressed
  • Baggage Handling Systems Conducting trials to identify and resolve any potential flaws in your BHS the before official inauguration. Hear from leading airports as they share on how your airport can engage in business continuity planning and developing a contingency plan and recovery equipment in an event of system failure
  • Post Opening Operational Support Ensuring your ORAT strategy remains mobilized - tools, skills and documentation are in place to successfully operate, maintain and manage the facility. Learn of how you can shifting your focus to continuous improvement of airport performance and enhancement of service levels

"Definitely an inclusive, engaging, empowering, and developmental experience for all attendees! Overall, Highly Recommended! – Vinci Airports"

PLUS! 3 In-depth Separately Bookable Workshops on 25th June 2019

  • Workshop A: Designing a Contingency Plan that Enhances Coordination between Stakeholders for Business Continuity
  • Workshop B: Managing the Transition of your New Facility to Ensure a Seamless Relocation
  • Workshop C: Commissioning and Testing of Your Airport’s Operational Systems to Ensure Smooth Integration

Who will you meet?

This event is tailor-made for top decision makers, such as the Heads/Senior Managers/Managers/ Senior Executives/Line Managers & Executives of:

  • ORAT
  • Operational Readiness
  • Projects Delivery/Projects/Special Projects
  • Construction
  • Service Readiness and Improvement
  • Airport Planning
  • Airport Facilities
  • Development
  • Terminal Processes
  • Service Implementation
  • Transition/ Expansion/ Transformation

For more information on the annual summit, email us today at enquiry@equip-global.com!



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