Melbourne Airport welcomed the world on the Yarra River for the 151st IATA Slot Conference opening reception

The 151st IATA Slot Conference’s host, Melbourne International Airport, kicked off the event’s networking program with a cocktail reception at Arbory Afloat on Melbourne’s Yarra River. A fantastic setting for a welcome reception and a great location to unwind with industry colleagues after the first full day of the conference.

Team Melbourne Welcome Reception IATA 151
Team Melbourne, lead the welcome to the 151st IATA Slot Conference.

The event will bring together airline and airport slot coordinators from around the world, ahead of what promises to be a busy 2023 for global travel.

IATA Slot Conference Welcome Reception

Attendees were treated to Australian hospitality, with fantastic pan-Asian bites and cocktails to wash it down.

Athens International Airport

Melbourne Welcome Reception

With over 230 airlines and representatives of over 85 schedules-facilitated or fully coordinated airports regularly attending, the event is one of IATA’s largest.

Yarra River Welcome Reception IATA 151

Prague Airport