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Event theme

Adapt or Die

“It is not the strongest species that survive, but the ones most responsive to change” Charles Darwin

The ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition

The ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition is established as the meeting place for all who are focused on delivering non-aeronautical revenue success. Each year, the event is attended by senior airport commercial executives, operators and brands, as well as their business partners from retail, food & beverage, travel services, media and other enterprises from around the world.

Delegates will be able to gain invaluable insights from colleagues and peers from within the industry as they share experiences and best practice. As well as a focused conference programme and specialist exhibition, our host Isavia will deliver an outstanding networking social programme to present the very best of Reykjavik.

The Conference

This unrivalled annual forum will enable all concerned to share experiences and best practice. Delegates will be able to gain invaluable insights from colleagues and peers from within the industry.

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The Exhibition

This two-day exhibition forms the hub of a niche event attracting some 400 senior level executives from airports, travel retail operators, planners, brands and other enterprises concerned with the future development of non-aeronautical revenues at airports.

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Exhibitors and sponsors already confirmed

Speakers already confirmed

Julie Lassaigne

Secretary General

Gregory Phillips

Director of Consulting

Stewart Dryburgh

General Manager

Gaetano Trapanese


Ragnheiður Elín Árnadóttir

Former Minister of Industry and Commerce & Chairman of the Board

Natalie Berg

Retail Analyst, Author & Founder

Danielle Neben

Marketing Director

Olly Chubb

Head of Strategic Insights

Peter Wells


Per Rune Lunderby

Commercial Director

Gunnhildur Erla Vilbergsdóttir

Commercial Manager

Mike Ward

Head of Retail

Glyn Williams


John de Giorgio


Mieke Verduijn

Developer Food & Beverage

Jukka Isomaki

Director Commercial Services

Gerald Krebs

Senior Vice President Parking Management and Landside Traffic Operations

Vita Andrews

Head of Parking, Entry and Mobility

Neil Muir

Managing Director

Melvin Broekaart

Managing Director

Martin Moodie

Founder & Chairman

Craig Mackie

General Manager

Frédéric Chevalier

Chief Operating Officer - Europe, Middle East & Africa

Elias Liolios

Senior Manager, Commercial and Business Development, Hermes Airport and Chair

Þórdís Kolbrún R. Gylfadóttir


Björn Óli Hauksson


Ezio Balarini

Chief Marketing Officer

Mariana Stangl Pinheiro

Head of Duty Free Corporate Affairs

Hlynur Sigurðsson

Commercial Director Keflavik Airport

Kian T. Gould


Jérôme Lepage

Marketing & Business Development Director - Transport

Peter Mohn


Dr. Patrick Bohl

Head of Retail and Advertising

Olivier Jankovec

Director General

2019 Registration

Video highlight from our 2018 event.

Video highlight from our 2017 event.

Discussion Panels

Carefully curated panels of specialists in specific disciplines are recruited to discuss key topics impacting airport commercial performance.

Inspirational Keynotes

Keynotes in recent years have included L’Oréal Travel Retail, Autogrill, Mondelēz and the founder of Wallpaper* magazine.


The Hershey Company

We’re looking to increase our brands’ presence in travel retail, and this event is a good opportunity to learn more and grow our visibility. We have made excellent contacts here.

Steve Bentz, General Manager World Travel Retail, The Hershey Company

Mondelez World Travel Retail

There has been an impressive level of dialogue at this event. That is always healthy, as we all need to understand each other’s objectives. As a brand owner, I can confirm that the ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition has been very interesting and useful. The networking and social events have been very good. I will certainly come back again.

Jaya Singh, Managing Director, Mondelez World Travel Retail

Malta International Airport

The event has been very interesting as always. I have attended three times now, and the content is always highly relevant to airport retail trends.

Alan Borg, Chief Executive Officer, Malta International Airport

Dubai Duty Free

The conference has been engaging and interactive, and there have been excellent networking opportunities. I highly recommend attending.

Sean Staunton, Vice President Operations, Dubai Duty Free

Heathrow Airport

The conference sessions have been interesting. The Q&A discussions in particular have been excellent, with lots of audience participation.

Brian Woodhead, Commercial Director, Heathrow Airport


There has been a good level of engagement and interaction between the panellists and audience during the conference sessions. The networking has also been great.

Alan Brennan, Global Head of Sales, Nestle

Enterprise Holdings

The right people are here, and the event is certainly a good fit for us. The networking and social events have been fantastic. We have existing relationships with many of the airports here, and it is good to see them in attendance too.

Jennifer Koontz, European Airport Properties & Relations Director, Enterprise Holdings

Event Information

The ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial and Retail Conference and Exhibition brings together airports focused on delivering non-aeronautical revenue at airports

ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition 2019
- March 2019
Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland