CANSO Latin America and Caribbean Conference 2017

The CANSO Latin America and Caribbean Conference 2017 explored the operational and safety considerations of continued growth in the region. Focussing on the implementation of Aviation System Block Upgrades (ASBUs), data sharing and air traffic flow management, participants explored the latest best practice in air navigation service provision.

The conference was held in Salvador, Brazil, from 4-6 December 2017, hosted by DECEA.

Attendees connected with over 92 delegates from 35 organisations as we explored the unique characteristics of the Latin America and Caribbean region and celebrated its continued growth.

Delegates who attended the conference: 

  • Better understood the issues and solutions for the effective implementation of Aviation System Block Upgrades (ASBUs) in the region
  • Discovered the benefits of data sharing and air traffic flow management (ATFM) and how this works in practice
  • Explored the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in air navigation service provision
  • Learnt practical tips for improving safety performance through  interactive scenario planning

Programme

SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE

Mon 4 December

13:30-15:30
17:00 - 19:30
19:00 - 21:00

Space-Based ADS-B  Workshop
Conference Pre-Registration
Welcome Reception

Tue 5 December

08:00 - 09:00
09:00 - 18:00
19:00 - 22:00

Conference Registration
Conference
Conference Dinner

Wed 6 December

08:00 - 09:00
09:00 - 18:00

Workshop Registration
Safety Workshop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Space-Based ADS-B: Latin America and Caribbean Benefits and Implementation Workshop

Space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) will revolutionise air traffic control operations by providing real-time air traffic coverage throughout the world, including oceanic and remote areas. Join our workshop host, Aireon, and learn how this technology will be implemented globally and how it will impact the region and understand how regulators are preparing for its implementation. More information can be found here.

Please view and download the detailed programme here:

 

Venue and Travel

VENUE
The venue is CEMCOHA, Centro Militar de Convenções e Hospedagem da Aeronàutica.

Address:
Av. Oceânica s/nº Ondina
Salvador-BA
Postal Code: 40170-010

HOTEL
Please note that the conference venue and hotel CEMCOHA is fully booked. Nearby hotels with availability are Bahia Othon Palace and Portobello Ondina Praia. Please contact the hotels directly for bookings.

TRANSFER FROM/TO AIRPORT
The venue is located approximately 45 minutes from the airport, depending on traffic. It is recommended to arrange a transfer, using one of the following services:
UBER
Receptive Transfer 
Central Receptivos
Coometas

 

 

Sponsors

Practical information

Terms and conditions

Delegates
Sponsors and exhibitors

Lead sponsor

PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AT THE CANSO LATIN AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN CONFERENCE 2017

Contact us

For all CANSO events information, please contact:

CANSO Events
Tel: + 31 (0) 23 568 5390
Email: events@canso.org

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Interested in sponsorship or exhibition space at the event? Please contact:

HELEN PARKER
Development Manager
Tel: + 31 (0)23 568 5380
Email: helen.parker@canso.org

 

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