About the project
Air Transport Observer Events (АТО Events)
The ATO Events project is the largest in Russia organizer of professional events for air transport, and other sectors of transport infrastructure, as well as financial communications and investor relations (IR).
Launched in 1997 as organizing committee of the Wings of Russia National Airline Award, the project has since then implemented over 170 events, with cumulative audience exceeding 24,000 participants.
At present ATO Events brand covers around 20 annual events in Russia as well as abroad. The project customer base includes all of Russia’s leading airlines and airports, global OEMs such as Airbus, Boeing, United Aircraft Corporation, Sukhoi Civil Aircraft, Embraer, Bombardier, Gulfstream, Rolls-Royce, CFM; leading international service providers: Lufthansa Group, Sabre, SITA, Amadeus, Travelport, SAP, IBM, Sirena Travel, Transport Clearing House; banks, leasing and insurance providers: GP Morgan, VTB, Deutsche Bank, ILFC, VEB-Leasing, Sberbank Leasing, Ilyushin Finance Co., Alfa-Insurance and many others.
Leading international associations and industry bodies - IATA, IACA, ERA, ACI, TIACA, Russian Air Operators Association (AEVT), International Airport Association, Russian Travel Agencies Association – join their efforts with ATO Events as partners, participate as members of organizing committees, or as speakers. A number of events are organized in partnership or under the auspices of the Federal Council, State Duma and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Outside Russia, ATO Events has organized a number of events in Brussels (Belgium), Vienna, (Austria), Hamburg (Germany), London (UK), Beijing (China), Frankfurt-am-Main (Germany).
ATO Events speaker list includes leaders of the air transport industry in Russia and Europe, members of parliaments and senators from a number of countries, top executive and business owners.