Air Transport and Regional Development (ATARD), European Aviation Conference, German Aviation Research Society (GARS), the Laboratory for Tourism Research and Studies (ETEM) and the Faculty of Law at the University of Vienna are pleased to invite academics, aviation practitioners, policy makers and other stakeholders to submit papers for the newly founded 1st
Aviation Management and Economics Conference (AMEC)
The preliminary program for AMEC is now available for download (version as of 4th November 2019):
AMEC focuses on high quality research in air transport economics and neighboring fields. AMEC builds on the ATARD network and tries to encourage research in air transport and regional development. AMEC cooperates with European Aviation Conference as it will take place always one day before the EAC. While the EAC focuses on one policy issue, AMEC is open for all topics. AMEC cooperates with the EAC to strengthen the dialogue between theory and practice by poster sessions of young researchers, presentations of master program and research projects at the EAC.
The conference will be held in Vienna on 6th November in conjunction with the EAC 2019 “Challenges and Innovation in Pricing and Revenues”, which will be held on 7th/8th November 2019. The theme of AMEC will be ‘Current research and trends of air transport’.
Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
Air Transport and Regional Development
Airline and airport business models
Air Traffic Management
Hub and regional airports
Airline economics and finance
Emerging and mature markets
Sustainable aviation and environmental problems of aviation
Aviation safety and security
The role of ICT (including disruptive technologies)
Aviation governance and regulation
Air transport and tourism
Important information for Abstracts and Papers
All manuscripts will be subjected to double blind peer-review and are expected to meet the scientific criteria of novelty and academic excellence.
At least one author must register for the Conference as the paper presenter.
To facilitate scheduling, presenters must be available for the whole duration of the conference.
Submissions via email and late submissions may not be accepted.
The structured abstract should include the following:
purpose of the research (20-40 words)
research design, methodology or approach (35-70 words)
(expected) research findings (35-70 words)
originality/contribution of your research paper (35-70 words)
most important references (2-5 references).
You can submit your abstract at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=amec2019
Submission opens at 31st March 2019
Submission of Abstracts: 15th August 2019
Notification of Acceptance: 1st September 2019
Submission of Full Papers or Presentation Slides: 1st November 2019
Registration will start through EAC website by 15th April 2019 www.eac-conference.com
Authors can choose the poster session for the presentation of material that would benefit from one-to-one discussion. This option can be selected in the form for Abstract submission.
Registration fees (in EURO)
Cancellation & Refund Policies:
All cancellation of registration must be done in writing and submitted to the local organiser via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Full refund is allowed for cancellations received on or before 15th September after deducting other related fees and charges incurred in connection with such refunds, including costs of foreign exchange conversion. There will be no refund after 1st October 2019.
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