Annual Virtual Safety Summit 2021

EBAA’s Annual Safety Summit has established itself as Europe’s premier event where aviation professionals from across Europe and beyond discuss together

13 - 14/12/2021 Online Event 14:00 - 16:30

Annual Virtual Safety Summit 2021

EBAA Shifts Annual Safety Summit from Physical to Digital

01 December 2021, Brusssels. Due to the increase in COVID-19 cases in Europe, the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) today announced the shift of the Annual Safety Summit from a physical, to a virtual Summit on December 13-14th , the previously planned dates for the event.

 The association revealed a digital programming on its website. The two-day lineup will feature an opening keynote  by EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky and several sessions focusing on trends in Business aviation safety, ground-operations and threat-line auditing.

This continues to be a very challenging situation, and the health and well-being of our attendees and speakers remains our highest priority.” Said Robert Baltus, EBAA Chief Operations Officer. “We decided that, in the current epidemiological situation, we had to take a pro-active stance to showcase that safety remains our prime concern.” He continued.

Attendees already registered will be automatically signed up for the virtual Safety Summit. The attendance is free of charge and tickets will be reimbursed by EBAA. Registrations are open and interested parties are welcomed to register on the event website.

This year’s main topic is
Operational Excellence: daily actions to ensure safe operations.

Who should attend:


  • Discuss and learn about all relevant safety topics like loss of control inflight, runway excursions, procedural compliance, ground handling, and taxi incidents, etc
  • Share examples of the use of best practices and effective leadership to improve safety and avoid accidents and incidents.
  • Learn how to improve safety performance and maintain safety risk to as low as reasonably practicable.

Regulators and National Authorities

  • Meet with the representatives from the industry to discuss relevant safety topics
  • Learn about business aviation’s unique operational environment and how the industry addresses safety.
  • Cooperate on identifying regulatory areas to further improve safety in BizAv

FBOs, Fuel companies, and other vendors

  • Discuss the impact of the new basic regulation as an opportunity for implementing safety management at all FBOs
  • Exchange views on best practices and commitment to safety
  • Discuss all aspects of safety on the ramp, including workforce competency and staffing with all stakeholders present


  • Ensuring a consistent approach to managing risks before and after delivering aircraft by engaging with your customers
  • Exchange ideas with your customers on how to use and collect data and improve safety
  • Ensuring operators and OEMs participate in the same safety culture environment

Insurance companies and aircraft financiers:

  • Learn about risk and risk mitigation in business aviation
  • Understand how to make a difference in pushing the safety agenda and consequently cost
  • Share knowledge of data mining with the industry


Contact the Events team 

Do you want to attend or speak at one of our flagship events? Want more information on sponsorships options? Get in touch with our events team:

events@ebaa.org or +32 23 18 28 07

If you have specific questions on EBACE, please contact Rachel Clementi at rclementi@ebaa.org