AIM Group International, the event’s PCO appointed by SEA Milan Airports, promoted at IMEX Frankfurt the 26th World Routes Development Forum in 2020, the global meeting place for every airline, airport and aviation stakeholders, as well as tourism authorities worldwide.

This important event will be hosted by SEA Milan Airports, with the support of Lombardy Region, the City of Milan and ENIT, and will take place in Milan at MiCo congress center from 5th to 8th September 2020, offering a huge opportunity to increase the visibility of Milan and develop new and further flight international and overseas connections.

An unrivalled platform for professionals

The event represents an unrivalled platform for professionals to discuss, develop and plan network strategies and route development on a global scale, offering the opportunity to liaise with the senior decision makers (chairpersons, CEOs, managing directors) of the major airlines, airport and tourist bodies.

It has been proven that establishing new flight connections and developing airports activity has a direct impact to the destination, in terms of business, tourism and meetings market. So Tourism Authorities, Convention Bureaus and other Destination Entities could find a great opportunity to participate in strategies definition as well as to give visibility to their destination’s strengthens.

In particular, the event will offer different meeting formats:

  • Face-to-face B2B meetings with decisions makers, to discuss new and existing air services.
  • Exhibition area, with personalised booths where host also meetings and events.
  • Conference Programme, with industry experts providing a valuable insight into key air service development issues currently affecting the route development.

Furthermore, the evening networking events and the hospitality programme provide an informal setting for delegates to foster new and develop existing business relationships.
The expected facts and figures of World Routes 2020:

  • +3.000 international delegates
  • 80 speakers
  • 200 exhibitors
  • 130 Tourism Authorities
  • 300 airlines
  • 700 airports
  • 110 countries.

“We are proud to participate in the realisation of this important world appointment acquired by the city of Milan thanks to a strong collaboration of the major local institutions and industry providers” underlines Flaminia Roberti, Global Sales Director of AIM Group International. “We are eager to make this event successful for all the stakeholders”.

World Routes Milan will officially kick off on September 24th in Australia, when the 2019 Host Adelaide will pass the torch to Milan during the Handover Ceremony; then a dedicated 2020 website will be published online.