2019 JTTRI International Civil Aviation Symposium in Tokyo “The Future of Civil Aviation in the Asia Pacific Region”

  • Aviation

Supported by 日本財団 THE NIPPON FOUNDATION

Organizer Organizer:Japan Transport and Tourism Research Institute (JTTRI) 
Co-organizer:Aviation Policy Research Association
Cooperation:Graduate School of Public Policy
Sponsorship Ministry of Land, Infrastructure,Transport and Tourism (MLIT-Japan)
Date / Time Mon, Nov 18,2019 15:00~18:00
Venue Ito International Research Center (IIRC) ,Ito Hall(B2) ,The University of Tokyo (7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyou-ku, Tokyo 113-0033)
Theme The Future of Civil Aviation in the Asia Pacific Region
Lecturer Opening Remarks:
 Masafumi Shukuri / Chairman, Japan Transport and Tourism Research Institute (JTTRI)

Honorable Guest Remarks:
 Naoki Fujii / Vice-Minister for Transport and Int'l Affairs, MLIT, Japan
 Michael Cavanaugh / Acting Minister Counselor for Economic Affairs, U.S.Embassy in Japan
 Hugo Yon / Deputy Assistant Secretary, Transportation Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Keynote Speeches:
 Jotaro Horiuchi / Assistant Vice-Minister for Int’l Aviation, Minister’s Secretariat, MLIT, Japan
 David Short /  Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aviation & Int’l Affairs, U. S. Department of Transportation
 Akihiko Tamura / President & CEO, Narita Int’l Airport Corp

Panel Discussion and Q&A Session
Moderator:
 Hirotaka Yamauchi / President for Research, Japan Transport and Tourism Research Institute (JTTRI)

Panelists:
 Shuichi Fujimura / Exe. VP, Int’l Affairs & Alliances, All Nippon Airways
 Tadao Nishio / Managing Exe. Officer, Corp. Strategy & Planning, Japan Airlines
 Robert Wirick / Managing Director, Regulatory & Int’l Affiars, American Airlines
 Julie Oettinger / Managing Director, Int’l Regulatory & Policy, Delta Air Lines
 Stephen Morrissey / VP, Regulatory & Policy United Airlines
 Akihiko Tamura / President & CEO, Narita Int’l Airport Corp

Closing Remarks:
 Tetsuya Okuda / Executive Director,Japan Transport and Tourism Research Institute (JTTRI)
          President, Japan International Transport and Tourism Institute, USA (JITTI USA)

Event Summary

Air passenger transport in the Asia Pacific region has been steadily growing and reached 1.6 billion passengers in 2018. 

Japan hopes to achieve even greater targets of 40 million foreign visitors in 2020 and 60 million in 2030, and is implementing policies such as reviewing the flight paths of Haneda Airport,developing a third runway in Narita Airport and promoting airport management privatization utilizing the Concessions Method.

In addition, the Asia Pacific region has drastically changed owing to the enhancement of long-haul direct flights from the U.S. to Asian destinations, the construction of mega airports in Asian countries, and the rise of Low Cost Carriers.

JTTRI is pleased to invite experts in international civil aviation to discuss the future vision and strategies of international civil aviation in the Asia Pacific region.


 

   
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