ALTA CCMA & MRO Conference starts in Cancun
It will have the participation of more than 700 representatives of airlines and companies providing technology, parts and maintenance services
The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) will once again bring together more than 700 experts in maintenance, technology and technical purchases of aviation at the ALTA CCMA & MRO Conference that will take place from May 26 to 28, 2019 in the center of the Marriott hotel in Cancun, Mexico.
The ALTA CCMA & MRO Conference is the main annual maintenance and technical purchasing event in the Latin America and the Caribbean region, recognized for bringing together purchasing and maintenance executives of the airlines operating in the region with experts in technologies, parts, repair and maintenance stations around the world.
This year's agenda includes multiple networking spaces, meetings between airlines and suppliers, interactive sessions, hundreds of mini-meetings, an academic agenda focused on the latest technical and human resources trends and an exhibition area with booths from 10 companies and more of 85 table tops from 79 companies.
The HIGH CCMA & MRO Conference 2019 will focus on the use of assets, the data they generate and the opportunities offered by technology to reduce costs and increase efficiency, responding to the four key pillars of the conference : innovation, technology, efficiency and regulations to make aviation safer, more efficient and more responsible with the environment and reach its great potential as an economic and social catalyst for the region.
Luis Felipe de Oliveira, Executive Director and CEO of ALTA, comments: "In 2018, the maintenance, material and repair costs represented 6% of the total operating costs of the region's airlines, if we add the high costs of fuel, taxes and taxes that we have in Latin America and the Caribbean, the operation is very complicated, in ALTA we constantly seek to provide meeting spaces such as this conference to exchange collaborative initiatives among the different actors in the industry to reduce costs and increase efficiency in a safe and environmentally responsible manner The ALTA CCMA & MRO Conference is the largest meeting place for experts in the industry to discuss the use of more efficient technologies, regulations and mechanisms to optimize operating costs "
Among the novelties of this year, ALTA will offer, through its YouTube channel, the live broadcast of the discussion panels and presentations of the academic agenda. On Monday, May 27 and Tuesday, May 28, you can access transmissions here.
"We are very excited about our conference this year, we will receive more than 700 executives from 41 airlines and more than 300 suppliers in the industry with multiple interaction and capacity building activities that we are sure will have a very positive impact for all. to all the sponsors that make this conference possible, "de Oliveira added.