1st Seminar AIRDEV
October 20th, 2011
Lisbon, Portugal



The 1st Seminar AIRDEV was held in the IST Campus, in Lisbon, the October 20th, 2011, with a significant participation of stakeholders from the Portuguese air transport sector.

Seminar Program (download)

Presentations (download below)

Competição entre soluções de transporte: Corredor Lisboa – Madrid
Álvaro Barreira, Rosário Macário, Vasco Reis

Public-Private Partnerships in the Airport Sector
André Franco Pena

Overview of AIRDEV Project
September 2009 – August 2012

Rosário Macário

Airport competition and aviation network evolution: The case of mainland Portugal
Edgar Jimenez, João Claro, Jorge Pinho de Sousa

Valor de Opções em Expansão de Aeroportos – Exemplo do AICM
Frederico Morgado

Slots Management as instrument for competition
Frederico Morgado

New marketing strategies for airports
Heather Jones

Performance of the Portuguese Airports
Jorge Silva

Critical Factors for the Development of Airport Cities
Mauro Peneda, Rosário Macário

Análise das implicações da implementação do "Emission trading scheme"
no transporte aéreo: caso TAP

Pedro Santos

Exploratory analysis on LCC potential to influence airport efficiency
Sérgio Domingues

Evaluation of Quality of Service in Airport Terminals
Sofia Kalakou

A new approach to business models in airports
Sofia Kalakou



Air Transport Forum
How to Survive in the Air Transport Sector?

December 13th, 2011
Antwerp, Belgium



TransportNET is hosting an Air Transport Forum at the University of Antwerp – Department of Transport and Regional Economics (TPR), on 13 December 2011. The aim of this forum is to address the most crucial issues in air transport at current, under the title ‘How to survive in the air transport sector?’. Specific topics dealt with by TransportNET professors and air transport business practitioners and policy makers during the seminar are:

- Critical issues in the post-crisis air transport
- Expected climate change effects on the air transport sector
- Wealth destruction and demand for air travel
- Pricing issues reconsidered: from ATC to airlines

The seminar will be concluded by a speech by Flemish Minister of Mobility and Public Works, Hilde Crevits, who will provide an update on Flanders Air Transport Network.

Seminar participants will get a participation certificate. Ample space for discussion and networking will be provided.

Full information and registration possibilities are available through the TransportNET seminar page. The course is open to all external participants, being either business practitioners, public authorities, academics or students.
The maximum number of attendants is limited.


April 19th-20th, 2012
Lisbon, Portugal



The AIRDEV 2012 was held in Lisbon, the April 19-20, 2012. For further information, please visit the conference website.