EBACE Report – 27 April 2016

EBACE Report
27 April 2016

EBACE Report

Be There for Europe’s Most Important Business Aviation Event: EBACE2016
Geneva, Switzerland takes center stage in the business aviation industry next month, when the 2016 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2016) opens. As the largest European show focused exclusively on business aviation, EBACE2016 promises to bring together all the latest aircraft and aviation equipment manufacturers, industry and government leaders and more. Sponsored by the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), the event takes places from 24 to 26 May. Register today for EBACE2016


Industry Trends, Safety and Career Development Highlight EBACE2016 Education Sessions

Industry Trends, Safety and Career Development Highlight EBACE2016 Education Sessions
The most important topics in business aviation today – ranging from the changing European operating environment and safety management systems to security requirements and airport and transatlantic access issues – will be discussed at EBACE2016. “EBACE2016 will continue the event’s tradition of providing an engaging agenda of education sessions and presenters for business aviation professionals in Europe,” said Mike Nichols, NBAA’s vice president, operational excellence and professional development. “Each session is led by top experts in the subject matter area, and presents real-life guidance for business aircraft operators and service providers.” Read more about the education sessions at EBACE2016.

Hot Topics at EBACE2016: Zika Virus Session Planned for 25 May

Hot Topics at EBACE2016: Zika Virus Session Planned for 25 May
As the Olympic Games in Rio de Janiero approach, and with Brazil frequently cited as a “hot zone” for the mosquito-borne Zika virus, business aircraft operators are understandably concerned. “A lot of people are going to get anxious when going to Rio,” said Michael Braida, regional medical director, MedAire/International SOS in London. “However, if I were to do a risk approximation at this point, I think the downtown area is not going to be a problem.” Braida will be one of the subject experts presenting at an education session about the Zika virus at EBACE2016. Read more about the Zika virus session.

Book Your Hotel Today for EBACE2016

Book Your Hotel Today for EBACE2016
MCI Suisse SA is the official housing coordinator for EBACE2016, and with a base of operations in Geneva, MCI has representatives to assist with attendees’ travel needs. Shuttle bus service to Geneva’s Palexpo center will be provided from some EBACE2016 hotels, while others will have shuttle service from the hotel to the public train station in downtown Geneva. The remaining EBACE2016 hotels, located close to either the downtown train station or Palexpo, will have no EBACE shuttle service. EBACE organizers urge attendees to book though MCI, and be vigilant against unauthorized travel companies attempting to solicit housing to you or your company. Book your EBACE2016 hotel today.


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24–26 May 2016
Palexpo and Geneva International Airport Geneva, Switzerland

EBACE European Office
Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +(32) 2-766-0070
Email: [email protected]

EBACE U.S. Office
Washington, DC
Tel: +1 (202) 783-9000
Email: [email protected]

About EBACE: Scheduled to take place from 24 to 26 May, at Geneva’s Palexpo, with a static display held at the adjacent Geneva International Airport, EBACE is the region’s largest show dedicated strictly to showcasing business aviation products and services to thousands of the region’s top business leaders, entrepreneurs and other purchase decision-makers. EBACE is jointly hosted each year by the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), the leading association for business aviation in Europe, and the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), the leading voice for the business aviation industry in the United States.

European Business Aviation Association
Avenue de Tervuren 13 a / Box 5
BE – 1040 Brussels
[email protected]


National Business Aviation Association
1200 G Street NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
[email protected]