CANSO at World ATM Congress – day 2


As part of its CANSO Live activities at World ATM Congress in Madrid, Spain, CANSO held a series of short discussions on some of the most pressing issues facing our industry.

Here’s the first one, a conversation with Michelle Bishop, CANSO’s Director Programmes, and IATA’s Carlos Cirilo, Senior Executive, International Relations, Strategic Planning about the industry’s COVID recovery.

ATM Solutions

Next up was a discussion about the work CANSO’s Strategic Technology Workgroup, does to support ATM solutions. The panel covered System Wide Information Management (SWIM), remote and digital towers, the impact of digitalisation and the importance of data sharing. Our speakers were:

  • Markus Klopf, Frequentis
  • Niclas Gustavsson, SAAB AB
  • Alex Brooker – Cirium

Safety Focus

CANSO’s Safety Programme Manager, Shayne Campbell, talked to Aireon’s Sinead McCloskey and To70’s Huw Ross about CANSO’s Safety community’s work.

CANSO’s Operations Programme manager, Coleen Hawrysko, had a wide ranging conversation with Air Transport Action Group’s Executive Director – Haldane Dodd – about the aviation industry’s recently launched goal to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

Nico Voorbach, CANSO’s Director, ICAO Affairs reflects on ICAO’s recent High-Level Conference on COVID-19.