CONNECT 2022 – Route Development Forum

Event Information

The three-day event will take place in Tampere, Finland on 23rd-25th February 2022.

CONNECT Route Development Forum is now in its 18th year. Each annual CONNECT event brings together over 650 aviation decision makers including more than 75 airlines & tour operators and 280 represented airports to discuss current and future air transport links. The events format is designed to deliver a total networking experience, blending formal and informal meeting opportunities for all delegates combined with our exclusive excursion programme to discover key elements of the Host destination. Our friendly and relaxed atmosphere creates a pressure free, highly productive environment to make business and build relationships.

Event Profile

  • One-to-One Meetings

    Unlimited one-to-one meetings arranged pre-event and on-site using our delegate meeting system. Enjoy endless informal meeting opportunities during coffee breaks, lunch times and happy hours.

  • Conference

    Route development and industry briefings provide crucial industry analysis and updates, and airlines are also invited to give exclusive briefings to give full insight into company policy and show how to adapt to current demand.

  • Informal Networking

    Come along and join your industry colleagues after a day of productive meetings for one of our infamous evening events –a cocktail and dinner function in a prestigious venue with the best of local cuisine and entertainment.

  • Destination Discovery

    Delegates can enjoy excursions that showcase the destination to its fullest potential. Whether famed for its culture, sporting triumphs or for simply being a beautiful holiday destination, our delegates will have the best possible experience. Excursions will be announced soon!

Event News

CONNECT announces Tampere, Finland as 2022 Host City

The Airport Agency is delighted to announce that the 18th CONNECT Route Development Forum will be hosted by Business Tampere, from Wednesday 23rd to Friday 25th February 2022. Supporting the aviation industry for the past …


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