28 - 30 August, 2019
Nairobi, Kenya

H.E. Dagmawit Moges


Deputy Mayor Addis Ababa and Honourable Minister of Transport
Ministry of Transport, Ethiopia

Conference Day One: Wednesday, 28 August 2019

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019


9:00 AM VIP MINISTERIAL PANEL DISCUSSION: A strategic outlook for developing the air-transportation sector in Africa

With 303 million passengers expecting to travel to and from African destinations by 2035, the direct contribution of Travel & Tourism to the continent’s GDP will account for US$150 billion by 2036
Key Question: How to sustain a 7.2% growth in air-travel? What expansion and new build projects with help achieve this?
This session will discuss on:
  • Understanding how the implementation of the “Open Skies” agreement will boost the air transportation sector up to 40% while increasing the continent’s annual GDP by US$1.3 billion
  • Liberalising and simplifying the air travel sector by promoting e-visa on arrival
  • Developing the air infrastructure system via a PPP model

Panellists:

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