Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group


Leading sustainable collaborative aviation growth

The 10th edition of the Global Airport Leaders' Forum (GALF) will take place alongside Airport Show 2024 from May 14 to 15, 2024, in Dubai.

Within two days of unparalleled discussion with global aviation leaders and key decision-makers, a number of topics, including aviation sustainability, global collaboration, advanced air mobility, technology, and the future of the industry, will be discussed at the 2024 edition of GALF.


“The Airport Show and its co-located events have provided, over the past two decades, platforms to take the aviation agenda further and farther. The aviation’s transformation is tech-driven and helps overhaul the safety, health, security, and efficiency levels in the operations of airports and airlines around the world. Dubai has been at the forefront of adopting technology to enable the accelerate the aviation’s bounce-back.”

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum
President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority
Chairman of Dubai Airports
Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group

2023 Global Airport Leaders' Forum (GALF) highlights

Voices of Experience: Testimonials from our Esteemed Attendees, Exhibitors, and More

The 21st edition of the Airport Show in Dubai has contributed to strengthen the efforts made by the UAE to lead the recovery in the civil aviation sector worldwide. The Show also presented a great opportunity for Dubai Airports to learn about the latest technologies showcased by leading companies and service providers in the industry, build relationships with decision-makers and apprise them of the achievements made by Dubai in the field of civil aviation.

His Excellency Jamal Al Hai
Deputy CEO, Dubai Airports

We are delighted to showcase our ATM suite offering to our UAE and regional customers at the renowned Airport Show.

David A. Shomar
VP Civil Security, MENA Operations, Saab

Airport Show was ‘fantastic’ and could network with many vendors for new products which will help us in the future to boost business and service.

Khalid Ahmed Bamugabil
Senior Specialist with Saudi Airlines

We are extremely happy that the Airport Show was a venue to finalise our deal.

Abdul Razzak Mikaati
Managing Director of DTP

The 2022 edition of Airport Show is much better than the pre-Covid edition. We have been participating at this show many years in the past and this time we had more number of meetings and inquiries than the previous editions. Attending this show helped us reconnect with our existing clients and make new ones

Markus Vogler
Sales Manager Verkaufsleiter, Trepel Airport Equipment GmbH, Germany

We had participated in a couple of previous editions of the show. This time I found our participation extraordinary. We had several meetings in the last three days and hope these meetings and networking will benefit our business.

Rohit Nambiar
Business Development Manager, Tele Networks International

Join us

Register now and maximise your Airport Show experience by exploring our exclusive GALF sessions.

For speaking opportunities and sponsorship, please contact:

May Ismail
Event Manager
E:  [email protected]