Conference on Airport as a Business Centre

Venue: Conference Hall

Location: Cochin, India

Event Date/Time: Mar 28, 2009
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PDA Trade Fairs, organizers of India’s premier and pioneering airport infrastructure and security exhibition and Conference, Aerodrome India have joined hands with Cochin International Airport Ltd to organize a two day Conference on augmenting airport revenues.

As Indian airports expand and modernise to meet the market requirements, augmenting airport revenues through a sustainable revenue model both conventional and alternate, becomes critical in the revenue planning process for airports. This conference with the theme “Sustainable Strategies to develop Airport as a Business Centre” is being organised with the objective of providing a platform for all airport operators to meet, interact and deliberate on various revenue models and options which would enable to run airports profitably.

This two day conference would feature prominent industry speakers sharing their views and experiences in developing and sustaining a revenue model, which would ensure an economically viable airport.


Alpha Group
Mr. Paul Topping, President-Asia

Airports Authority of India
Mr. R. V. Narayanan, ED (Commercial)

Airports Authority of India
Mr. Somasundaram, E. D.(ATM)

Airport Retail Consultant, UK
Mr. Stephen Walsh, Director

Blue Dart Aviation Limited
Ms. Tulsi Nowlakha Mirchandaney, Managing Director

Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (HIAL)
Mr. P. S .Nair, CEO

Cochin International Airport Ltd
Mr. A .M .Shabeer, General Manager (Civil)

Intercontinental Consultants & Technocrats Pvt. Ltd (ICT)
Mr. K. K. Kapila, CMD

Mr. Sudhir Murthy,Managing Director Planning & Engineering

Flemingo International Ltd (Confirmation awaited)
Mr. Atul Ahuja, Director

Laqshya Outdoors
Mr. Yuvraj Agarwal, EVP & COO - Airports

HOCHTIEF Airport GmbH, Germany
Dr. Peter Poungias, Director-Commercial & Property Activities

Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India
Mr. Arun Mishra, Joint Secretary, (Confirmation awaited)

Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Prof. Mohan Krishnamoorthy ,Associate Dean Research, Faculty of Engineering

Pragma Consultants, UK
Mr. Andrew Peterson

Players Club, USA (Confirmation awaited)
Mr. Vinod Mathews

NACIL or Globe Group (confirmation awaited)

SITA (Confirmation awaited)


International Terminal, Arrival Block, Cochin International Airport Ltd.,