May 02-05-2022


SALINI Resort, St Paul's Bay


130 Delegates


8 Professional Speakers

ABOUT THE EVENT / 10th edition

MAviO is a well-established conference that brings together the different strata of the Maltese aviation scene. Since its inception in 2011, it has filled a void that had long been felt by the local aviation industry at large. MAviO is widely renowned for its networking opportunities and is the must-attend event which serves as an incubator for new ideas to be moulded and launched.

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Industry Leaders Convene / Drawing the most distinguished speakers

MAviO has always distinguished itself for the high-level of speakers it attracts. In 2019, MAviO was very proud to welcome the CEO of FTI Group Dietmar Gunz, who gave an excellent presentation on paper airlines, having been on both sides of the coin, as an airline owner and as manager of Europe’s largest paper airline.

Bringing People Together / Over 50 corporate companies in attendance

With an all-time high of more than 130 delegates present, including Lufthansa Technik Malta, Malta MedAir, DF Advocates, and SR Technics, and a hefty number of C-Level delegates from other entities, MAviO is firmly enshrined as Malta’s largest and most well-attended aviation conference on the island.

Programme / Hot topics in aviation

Maltese Market Outlook 2022

How did Malta perform compared to other countries in the Mediterranean region over the last couple of years? How do the Key Figures and trends look for the future?

The Ongoing Struggle to Secure Affordable Insurance

With the invasion of Ukraine, the aviation insurance market is in turmoil. If the crisis spreads to neighbouring countries, there is the real risk that losses for the aviation industry surpass those endured as a result of the September 11th terrorist attacks

How Island Economies can be 21st Century Aviation Pioneers

Electric and hybrid aircraft can disrupt the current status quo within the regional aviation sector. Will these new generation aircraft open up new routes and possibly link cities which were deemed not worthy up to just a few years ago?

Your Partner in Doing Business in Malta

Malta Enterprise has been at the forefront in promoting investment in the Maltese aviation sector. It plays a pivotal role in providing wide-ranging assistance purposely designed to maximise the

Panel Discussion

Veteran aviation journalist Richard Maslen will be moderating the discussion. How will electric aircraft improve the island's connectivity? With so many future technologies being evaluated there is still concern on the way forward.

Future Size, Future Shape

As MAviO continues to forge links on an international level and to bring to the fore news from the Maltese aviation scene, its recently launched think tank is playing a crucial role in elevating the level of discussion about aviation matters on the island.

Award Ceremony

The Enemed MAviO Awards recognize individuals or organizations that would have accomplished outstanding feats and worked beyond their call of duty to promote the Maltese aviation scene at large.

Network Reception

With more than 60 companies and a number of OEMs present under one roof, MAviO’s networking reception is the must attend event for the local aviation players. The event is strictly by invitation only.

The Speakers / Cream of the crop from the local and international aviation scene

Richard Maslen

Head of Analysis, CAPA - Centre for Aviation

Gordon Smith

Editor-at-large, Commercial Aviation

Adreana Zammit


Max Oldorf

CCO & Co‑Founder - ch-aviation

Anthony David Gatt

Manager - Malta Enterprise

Suzanne Chambers

Managing Director - Osprey

Riccardo Flask

Deputy CEO - MAviO

Ian Stafrace

Aviation Manager - Enemed

Aaron Farrugia


testimonials / What people say about MAviO

Our Sponsors / Supported by the finest companies in the aeronautical business


Salini Resort
Salina Bay, St Paul’s Bay
NXR 9030
Set on an isolated gentle slope to the North of Malta, the Salini Resort commands spectacular open views of Salini Bay and the Mediterranean Sea.

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