On 23rd April 2013 Phuket opened the 8th ACI Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly. The Conference and Exhibition is hosted by Airports of Thailand Plc (AOT), organized by ACI Asia-Pacific, and is being held at the Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa.
Attracting over 400 delegates from the aviation industry the event will feature discussions around the theme “Sustainable Airport Business – Expanding Aviation Beyond Boundaries”.
Officiating the opening ceremony yesterday were Chairman of the Board of Directors of Airports of Thailand Plc – Squadron Leader Sita Divari, Managing Director of Malaysia Airports Holdings – Berhad Tan Sri Bashir Ahmad Abdul Majid, President of ACI Asia-Pacific – Ms. Angela Gittens, Director General of ACI World – Mrs. Patti Chau, Regional Director of ACI Asia-Pacific – Mr. Xiaoyu Zhao and the Vice President of the Asian Development Bank who will also be delivering the keynote speech.
Squadron Leader Sita Divari said, “The Airports of Thailand Plc is honoured to be hosting the 8th Asia Pacific Regional Assembly, Conference and Exhibition in Phuket, Thailand”. He also praised the event for the giving all those involved the opportunity to network and exchange ideas about airport management and operations which is important when providing all the needs for customers and meeting their satisfaction as much as possible.