CANSO Africa Conference 2023 commences in Livingstone, Zambia


The CANSO Africa Conference 2023 has officially launched in Livingstone, Zambia, bringing together aviation leaders, experts, and stakeholders from across the continent to discuss the future of air traffic management (ATM). The conference runs from 5 to 8 September, at the Radisson Blu Mosi-Oa-Tunyain Livingstone, Zambia.

Hosted by Zambia Airports Corporation Limited, this conference provides a platform for thought-provoking discussions under the theme “Responsive Service Provision, Delivering the ATM of the Future.”

Discussions encompass a range of critical topics, including the CATS Global Vision 2045, which envisions the skies of 2045 and beyond. Industry leaders will explore collaborative safety initiatives, address talent management challenges, and engage in workshops on cybersecurity and safety culture.

As Simon Hocquard, Director General of CANSO commented, “As we envision the skies of 2045 and work towards fostering a culture of collaboration, the CANSO Africa Conference unites us in shaping the future of air traffic management across the African continent. This event acts as a catalyst for transformative change, where collaboration and insights will drive a positive revolution in our industry.”

“We are honoured to host this significant event that brings together leaders from the aviation sector. The discussions and collaborations at the CANSO Africa Conference will contribute to enhancing air traffic management for a more efficient and safer aviation industry,” stated Mrs. Maggie Banda Kaunda, Acting Managing Director of Zambia Airports Corporation Limited.