SHAPING THE FUTURE OF AIR TRAVEL

SHAPING THE FUTURE OF AIR TRAVEL

Overview

Overview

On 3rd and 4th September 2019, the world of urban air mobility will come together at the Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre for the inaugural Global Urban Air Summit. The Global Urban Air Summit will be an elite gathering of innovators, regulators, government and investors who will address the global challenges in urban air mobility, showcase the latest innovations and truly shape the future of air travel. Over two days of networking, knowledge sharing and demonstrating, the international community at GUAS will drive the industry forward and play a key strategic role in the development of urban air transportation.

Agenda

Opening Address

logoTuesday 03 September, 2019
  • Plenary 1: Market Outlook & Keynote Address
  • Plenary 2: eVTOL & Infrastructure
  • Plenary 3: Operational Environment
  • Plenary 4: Beyond Passenger Travel - Cargo, Defence & Medical
  • Welcome Reception

Welcome & Keynote Address

logoWednesday 04 September, 2019
  • Plenary 5: Innovation: Vehicles & Battery Systems, Investment
  • Challenge Workshops 1-3: Vehicles & Technology - Markets & Market Access - Media & Public Perception
  • Challenge Workshops 4-6: Financing Projects - Operational Environment - Battery & Energy Systems

The agenda and detailed timings will be updated regularly.

Supported by

ADS Group

ADS is the Premier Trade Organisation for companies in the UK Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space Sectors. Membership is made up of over 1000 UK registered businesses. We are a quality organisation and as such we have successfully been accredited for the ISO9001:2015 Standard and Cyber Essentials Plus.

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FINN

FINN is the independent news channel from the organisers of the Farnborough International Airshow, FINN is a new video-led digital hub for the global aviation community. Reporting direct from the primary air shows across the globe and throughout the year, FINN features a dynamic mixture of video interviews, analysis and opinion from aerospace industry leaders, innovators and journalists.

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Team Defence

D-Info facilitates activities in 'Secure Collaboration across Team Defence' based on secure information sharing - facilitating protected, productive and mutually profitable business relationships in the Aerospace and Defence sector. Non-partisan, TD-Info's neutral forum enables the right people to work together pragmatically, progressing opportunities, enabling and exploiting capabilities for the common good in Team Defence. Via the Joint information Group, TD-Info activities support the Defence Suppliers Forum the 'major conduit for MOD-Industry relationships', chaired by the Secretary of State.

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Department for Transport

The Department for Transport work with their agencies and partners to support the transport network that helps the UK’s businesses and gets people and goods travelling around the country. We plan and invest in transport infrastructure to keep the UK on the move.

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Industrial Strategy

The aim of the Industrial Strategy is to boost productivity by backing businesses to create good jobs and increase the earning power of people throughout the UK with investment in skills, industries and infrastructure.

Website

Agenda

Overview

On 3rd and 4th September 2019, the world of urban air mobility will come together at the Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre for the inaugural Global Urban Air Summit. The Global Urban Air Summit will be an elite gathering of innovators, regulators, government and investors who will address the global challenges in urban air mobility, showcase the latest innovations and truly shape the future of air travel. Over two days of networking, knowledge sharing and demonstrating, the international community at GUAS will drive the industry forward and play a key strategic role in the development of urban air transportation.

Agenda

Opening Address

logoTuesday 03 September, 2019
  • Plenary 1: Market Outlook & Keynote Address
  • Plenary 2: eVTOL & Infrastructure
  • Plenary 3: Operational Environment
  • Plenary 4: Beyond Passenger Travel - Cargo, Defence & Medical
  • Welcome Reception

Welcome & Keynote Address

logoWednesday 04 September, 2019
  • Plenary 5: Innovation: Vehicles & Battery Systems, Investment
  • Challenge Workshops 1-3: Vehicles & Technology - Markets & Market Access - Media & Public Perception
  • Challenge Workshops 4-6: Financing Projects - Operational Environment - Battery & Energy Systems

The agenda and detailed timings will be updated regularly.

Supported by

ADS Group

ADS is the Premier Trade Organisation for companies in the UK Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space Sectors. Membership is made up of over 1000 UK registered businesses. We are a quality organisation and as such we have successfully been accredited for the ISO9001:2015 Standard and Cyber Essentials Plus.

Website

FINN

FINN is the independent news channel from the organisers of the Farnborough International Airshow, FINN is a new video-led digital hub for the global aviation community. Reporting direct from the primary air shows across the globe and throughout the year, FINN features a dynamic mixture of video interviews, analysis and opinion from aerospace industry leaders, innovators and journalists.

Website

Team Defence

D-Info facilitates activities in 'Secure Collaboration across Team Defence' based on secure information sharing - facilitating protected, productive and mutually profitable business relationships in the Aerospace and Defence sector. Non-partisan, TD-Info's neutral forum enables the right people to work together pragmatically, progressing opportunities, enabling and exploiting capabilities for the common good in Team Defence. Via the Joint information Group, TD-Info activities support the Defence Suppliers Forum the 'major conduit for MOD-Industry relationships', chaired by the Secretary of State.

Website

Department for Transport

The Department for Transport work with their agencies and partners to support the transport network that helps the UK’s businesses and gets people and goods travelling around the country. We plan and invest in transport infrastructure to keep the UK on the move.

Website

Industrial Strategy

The aim of the Industrial Strategy is to boost productivity by backing businesses to create good jobs and increase the earning power of people throughout the UK with investment in skills, industries and infrastructure.

Website

Speakers

Speakers

Call For Papers.

We are interested to hear from individuals with insight and ideas. If you have a topic to discuss, this is the perfect strategic opportunity for sharing it with a highly relevant audience. To submit your papers, please download the conference submission form. Once you have completed it, please return the form by 31st March 2019.

All submissions will be reviewed by a specialist advisory panel which is made up of industry experts in order to identify a variety of insights into each topic. Final selections will be made and successful applications will be informed by 28th April 2019.

Details on confirmed speakers will appear on this page in due course.

Exhibitors

Exhibitors

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At the Global Urban Air Summit, the exhibition area is a key networking opportunity for participants and for visiting delegates.  International exhibitors will showcase their products and services to this unique audience within the Air Mobility sector.

The exhibition networking area is a fantastic way to expand your experience at the Global Urban Air Summit.  Engage with key organisations and global influencers – all under one roof.

Details of confirmed exhibitors at the 2019 Global Urban Air Summit are listed below.

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GUAS 2019 Exhibitors - click on each Exhibitor logo to read more:

Six Miles Across London

Six Miles Across London Limited, small. is an agile, dynamic architectural + design consultancy that believes good design can improve the quality of life for everyone. small. offers a holistic + inclusive approach to design that brings together architects, urbanists, engineers, economists, designers, scientists, artists, civic leaders, environmentalists + stakeholders. An interdisciplinary task force that is needed to solve some of the environmental challenges our planet, our cities + our population face today and in the future.

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Vertical Aerospace

Founded by Stephen Fitzpatrick, CEO of OVO Energy, Vertical Aerospace is building technology to revolutionise how people fly, by making air travel personal, on-demand and carbon free. Since its inception in 2016, Vertical Aerospace has grown to over 30 world-class engineers and technical experts, recruited from the likes of Airbus, Boeing, Rolls-Royce, Martin Jet Pack and GE. Vertical Aerospace’s first aircraft was launched in 2018.

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Participate

Participation Options

Delegate Attendance

2 day delegate passes include access to the whole event and plenary sessions, lunch and refreshments throughout as well as a drinks reception at the end of day 1.

Speak

We are looking for inspiring thought leaders within this sector to share knowledge and experiences on best practise, innovation and challenges.

Sponsor

Sponsorship encompasses a range of options to help amplify your presence at the Summit. It is the perfect way to get your brand noticed by the Urban Air community.

Demonstrate

Please enquire with the team if you are looking to demonstrate your vehicle.

Exhibit

Exhibiting at the Global Urban Air Summit is a rare opportunity to showcase your products or services to this high-profile audience.

Download

Download the Global Urban Air Summit brochure here.

Supported by

ADS Group

ADS is the Premier Trade Organisation for companies in the UK Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space Sectors. Membership is made up of over 1000 UK registered businesses. We are a quality organisation and as such we have successfully been accredited for the ISO9001:2015 Standard and Cyber Essentials Plus.

Website

FINN

FINN is the independent news channel from the organisers of the Farnborough International Airshow, FINN is a new video-led digital hub for the global aviation community. Reporting direct from the primary air shows across the globe and throughout the year, FINN features a dynamic mixture of video interviews, analysis and opinion from aerospace industry leaders, innovators and journalists.

Website

Team Defence

D-Info facilitates activities in 'Secure Collaboration across Team Defence' based on secure information sharing - facilitating protected, productive and mutually profitable business relationships in the Aerospace and Defence sector. Non-partisan, TD-Info's neutral forum enables the right people to work together pragmatically, progressing opportunities, enabling and exploiting capabilities for the common good in Team Defence. Via the Joint information Group, TD-Info activities support the Defence Suppliers Forum the 'major conduit for MOD-Industry relationships', chaired by the Secretary of State.

Website

Department for Transport

The Department for Transport work with their agencies and partners to support the transport network that helps the UK’s businesses and gets people and goods travelling around the country. We plan and invest in transport infrastructure to keep the UK on the move.

Website

Industrial Strategy

The aim of the Industrial Strategy is to boost productivity by backing businesses to create good jobs and increase the earning power of people throughout the UK with investment in skills, industries and infrastructure.

Website

Attend

Please note the early bird rate expires on 31st May

Delegate Pass Options

Early Bird

£595
Price excludes VAT

Please note the early bird rate expires on 31st May

Standard Rate

£695
Price excludes VAT

Delegate pass numbers are limited – be sure to book early

Full Conference

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Workshop

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Exhibition Access

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Refreshments

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Lunch

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Networking Drinks

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Delegate Pass Options

Early Bird

£595
Price excludes VAT

Please note the early bird rate expires on 31st May

Standard Rate

£695
Price excludes VAT

Delegate pass numbers are limited – be sure to book early

Full Conference

logo

Workshop

logo

Exhibition Access

logo

Refreshments

logo

Lunch

logo

Networking Drinks

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REGISTER PASSES

Attending Delegates will be from industry backgrounds including:

Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)

Research & Universities

Start ups / SMEs / Innovators

Investors & Finance

Software

Regulators

Trade Associations

Insurance / Legal / Consultancies

Government

Global Media

Batteries & Energy Storage

eVTOL

Navigation Systems

Avionics

Terms and conditions for the purchase of Global Urban Air Summit 2019 Delegate passes can be found here

Attending Delegates will be from industry backgrounds including:

Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)

Research & Universities

Start ups / SMEs / Innovators

Investors & Finance

Software

Regulators

Trade Associations

Insurance / Legal / Consultancies

Government

Global Media

Batteries & Energy Storage

eVTOL

Navigation Systems

Avionics

Terms and conditions for the purchase of Global Urban Air Summit 2019 Delegate passes can be found here

Venue Details

Venue Details

 

Address

Farnborough International Ltd.

ShowCentre, ETPS Road

Farnborough, Hampshire

GU14 6FD

The Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre is the home of Pioneering Spirit and it welcomes the Global Urban Aviation Summit. Farnborough is rich in aviation history with the very first powered flight in 1908 by Samuel Cody and has hosed the world-famous Farnborough International Airshow since 1948. For decades, Farnborough has showcased many pioneering triumphs in aerospace, which is why it is the home of British Aviation. Farnborough is the perfect setting for the Global Urban Air Summit.

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Accommodation & Travel

Perfectly located within close distance and with fast transport links from the city, the venue is easily accessible. The Exhibition & Conference Centre is a 35 minute train journey from London, 30 minutes from Heathrow and 50 minutes from Gatwick. Visit the venue website to find out more.

Farnborough is served by a number of hotels of different style and budget. Visit the website to find out more.

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