The ATRS World Conference will highlight keynote sessions featuring executives from the aviation industry. Results of the ATRS airport benchmarking report outlining the productivity of the world's airports will be presented. In addition, the latest in aviation research will be presented at concurrent sessions throughout the conference. Participation is expected from all facets of the aviation industry, including airlines, airports, air traffic control, aerospace, government officials, consultants and academics. As a result, the ATRS World Conference provides an excellent venue for networking. Moreover, a number of special issues highlighting the best papers from the conference will be published in leading transportation journals.