Topic: Covid-19 – where is aviation now? Panellists (in alphabetical order): • Andrew Charlton Managing Director of Aviation Advocacy • Ian Douglas UNSW Sydney, Sydney • Peter Forsyth Monash University, Melbourne • Xiaowen Fu The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong • Brian Pearce Chief Economist International Air Transport Association (IATA) • Mike Tretheway Chief Economist & Chief Strategy Officer of InterVISTAS, Vancouver Moderator • Achim I. Czerny, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong The 8th GARS Online Panel Discussion was held on 15 September 2020. It was jointly sponsored by the ATM Policy Institute, GARS, the European Aviation Conference, the Bremen University of Applied Sciences and Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. This webinar comprised the same set of speakers as the 1st GARS Online Panel Discussion in 17 April 2020. The speakers highlighted the increasing need for radical reforms of, for instance, airline ownership controls to facilitate consolidation and help the industry coming out of this crisis stronger than it was pre-COVID-19.
8th GARS/EAC Online Panel Discussion - Covid-19 – where is aviation now?