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For partnership enquiries, please contact:

Nicole Campbell
Events and Communications Director
T: +61 2 6230 1110

For event and registration enquiries, please contact:

Erin Livingston
Events Manager
T: +61 2 6230 1110

The biennial OPS SWAP Forum will return in 2020 and with a comprehensive program focused on technical issues, new technologies, and challenges that airports face on a daily basis.

The program will incorporate plenary sessions and panel discussions which focus on specific and detailed operational issues. OPS SWAP themes will include:
• Wildlife and Hazard Management
• Case Studies
• MOS 139
• Risk Management
• Airside Safety
• Airside Operations
• Compliance Risk and Emergency Management
• Technology
• And more

Further event details will be released soon.

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Call for Speakers

The AAA is now developing the agenda for this event and is calling on airport and corporate members to submit speaker nominations for any operational related issues, projects or initiatives that you believe would be valuable to share with the broader airport industry.

Program Outline

Tuesday 19th May 2020  Wednesday 20th May 2020 Thursday 21st May 2020
  • Pavement Workshop
  • Lighting Workshop
  • Networking Drinks
  • OPS SWAP Forum
  • Airport Trivia and Networking Dinner
  • OPS SWAP Forum

Networking Events

Welcome Drinks
Tuesday 19th May 2020
Airport Trivia and Networking Dinner
Wednesday 20th May 2020

Join us for networking drinks at the roof top bar of the Pullman Hotel, Sixteen Antlers after the Pavement and Lighting Workshops. This exclusive event will be an enjoyable evening canapes and drinks, networking and making new industry connections whilst overlooking the Brisbane CBD.

Join us for the Airport Trivia and Networking Dinner at Blackbird Bar and Grill at Eagle Street Pier. Our exclusive access provides a great opportunity to network and relax with industry professionals and also includes the popular and hotly contested Airport Trivia quiz whilst overlooking the iconic Story Bridge.


Workshops and OPS SWAP Registration

20 & 21 May 2020
OPS SWAP & Pavements or Lighting Workshop
19-21 May 2020
Pavements & Lighting Workshops
19 May 2020
Airport Member $990 $1,430 $550
Corporate Member / AAPA Member $1,320 $1,650 $660
Non Member $1,990 $2,200 $990

Social Networking Functions

Exclusive Networking Drinks $85
Airport Trivia and Networking Dinner      $140                                                        

All rates are inclusive of GST

Thank you to our partners