Successful 1st OPENAP global
meeting for Neutral Air Partner
It’s time to discover your Air Cargo DNA!
Neutral Air Partner, the premier global network of leading air cargo architects and aviation specialists, has recently concluded its 1st year of networking success. The OPENAP event was held on September 25-28, 2016 at the luxurious St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE. This enabled over 100 delegates from all over the world, to meet experts from the entire air cargo supply chain that came together to explore partnering opportunities with like-minded people, to jointly develop innovative air cargo products and services, and to acquire extensive knowledge from industry’s professionals.
4 days / over 1000 Face 2 Face meetings
6 Speakers / 4 exclusive social events
Formula 1 driving experience day
Awesome like – minded air cargo experts
Thank you for attending 1st Neutral Air Partner OPENAP Global Meeting. We hope that you have been able to establish some good contacts with air cargo and aviation specialists and explore new partnering opportunities within the global air cargo supply chain.
I look forward seeing you next year at the 2nd OPENAP that will take place from the 24th to the 27th Sept. 2017.
25th // Saturday
Welcome Cocktail Reception
OPENAP officially opened with a welcome cocktail reception in the evening of September 25. It was an evening of fun, and delegates were able to introduce themselves under social networking sessions with other delegates who registered during the day.
On the morning of September 26, our CEO and founder Christos Spyrou presented the NAP project with a detailed overview regarding it’s objectives, benefits for the members, the innovative air cargo community tools and what is coming soon in the world of NAP air cargo networking. Etihad Cargo, Air Bridge Cargo, Astral Aviation , Acex ,OAG ,Descartes ,shared some insights with a lot of useful information regarding the challenges and the future of the air cargo industry .
Air cargo sales agents, consolidators, time critical and express service firms, GSAs & aviation specialists, as well as carriers, presented their companies and discussed in depth partnering opportunities among the delegates at the OPENAP face -2-face meetings for two days.
On the 27th morning delegates went to a city tour followed by an authentic Arabian lunch .During the afternoon guests experienced a 4×4 Jeep desert safari and a luxurious desert camp Cocktail and dinner with belly dancers, camel ride , and much more. It was a moment filled with fun and laughter.
Formula 1 driving experience
30th // Thursday
On the 30th our guests experienced a unique driving experience at the Yas Marina Circuit with a Formula 1 YAS 3000 and an Aston Martin car, followed by a tour at the Ferrari World and a dinner party at the IRIS Yas Marina bar restaurant.