Conference “Infrastructures of the future for airfields and airports”

subject to change

Thursday 04/18/2024
1:30 pm - 6:00 pm
AERO Restaurant Forum Foyer West 1. floor

The specialist conference in cooperation with the IDRF and the DLR deals with the necessary infrastructures where electric aircraft and fuel cell-powered aircraft are to be either electrically charged or later refueled with hydrogen in the future. Aircraft manufacturers, research institutes, airfields and professional associations invite you to exchange ideas. Become part of a new community to make emission-free flying a reality.

free registration





Welcome by Head of Aviation AERO, Tobias Bretzel

Tobias Bretzel


Infrastructural Challenges for Airfields and Airports in the Context of New Energy Carriers

Florian Linke, DLR Institute of Air Transport


Title to be confirmed

Dr. Klaus-Jürgen Schwan; Thomas Mayer, IDRF e.V.


A promising-e future: The Swiss Aerodrome's perspective

Jorge V. Pardo, Verband Schweizer Flugplätze


Rotterdam Airport´s preparations for the future needs of aircraft owners and Airlines

Marlies Hak, Airport Rotterdam


OEM Panel

OEM requirements on future charging and refueling infrastructure

Dr. Seemann, Vaeridion

Dominique Decard, Lilium

Jérémy Chaussade, AuraAero

Cécile Casses, Electra

Dr. Tine Tomažič, Pipistrel

Philipp Scheffel, APUS

4:10 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Networking Break

Open discussions


Elektroflug in der Allgemeinen Luftfahrt Chance und Herausforderung für Piloten, Vereine, Ausbildung und Flugplätze

Marcus Weber, Green Aviation Hub


Charging systems at airfields and airports

Laura Leoncini, EATON


Future of Aviation - Callenges for Airports & Infrastructure

Dr. Jochen Kaiser, Bauhaus Luftfahrt


Summary of the day

Thomas Mayer

Industry Trends, Workshops, Conference “Infrastructures of the future for airfields and airports”

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