Innovation, Effectiveness and Efficiency in Humanitarian Air Cargo

Organised by Akkon Hochschule, Leipzig/Halle Airport and Volga-Dnepr Group



21 May


12:00 to 19:30


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Akkon Hochschule, Leipzig/Halle Airport and Volga-Dnepr Group are pleased to invite you to an exciting and dedicated full-day workshop focusing on the needs of the International Humanitarian and Disaster Response Community.




Block A 

12:00 - 16:00 (including a break): Learning & Workshop

  • Aviation standards in Humanitarian sector
  • Airport management in Humanitarian sector
  • Logistics for Emergency Medical Teams (EMT)
  • Logistics in Civil Protection Response
  • Private vs Public Sector QA panel


Block B 

17:00 - 19:30: “Open Planes” & Loading Demonstrations

  • IL76-TD-90VD and AN124-100 loading tours
  • Loading demo of EMT kits from German NGOs
  • Loading demo of SAR Helicopter (TBC)
  • Get together

Block A is a mixture of presentations, discussions, working groups and panels with facilitators from the academic community, the commercial sector and NGOs/government. Block B is designed to showcase the unique capabilities of the aircraft and technical teams, and also for the humanitarian community to network and ask questions of the private sector transport community. 


Practical Information:


Where: The venue is Leipzig/Halle Airport.

Who can attend: Any participant registered for the Summit.

How to register: Please indicate your interest in attending the event (either the whole event or Block B only) via the contact mentioned below.

Fee: There is no fee for this event.

Transport: Transportation will be provided. Details will be announced upon registration.

Security: Registered participants will be asked to send a copy of their passports to the event organizers prior to the event for security clearance reasons no later than 17 May 2019.



Ms. Cornelia Duncan

Marketing Manager

Mitteldeutsche Flughafen AG

Phone: +49 341 224 1167