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Join fellow ISTAT Asia attendees at the following networking events:

ISTAT Appraising - An Introduction

Tuesday, 7 May
15:00 - 17:00
Grand Hyatt Shanghai

As a core program of ISTAT, the Appraisers Program has been providing value and resources to members and the global aviation community as a whole for over 20 years.

This complimentary session will feature an inside look into the ISTAT Appraisers Program, aircraft appraisal fundamentals and steps to becoming an appraiser. Session topics include:

  • The ISTAT Appraisers' Program and introduction to the handbook and code of ethics
  • Types of aircraft appraisals and definitions
  • Becoming an appraiser – the requirements, process and examinations

Contact Samantha Kirby to register for this session.

The NewGen Event

Tuesday, 7 May
16:30 - 17:30
Grand Hyatt Shanghai

Connect with peers and discuss the latest activities driving business within the Asian marketplace. The ISTAT NewGen event is an opportunity for individuals who are new to the industry to meet fellow industry professionals in a smaller setting, with time dedicated to getting to know one another.

Sponsored by KPMG

Opening Reception

Tuesday, 7 May
17:30 - 19:30
Grand Hyatt Shanghai

Welcome to Shanghai – a global financial center and transport hub, and the ideal location to explore what’s happening in the Asian marketplace. Spend time at this opening event getting to know fellow attendees and planning your agenda for the week ahead.

Sponsored by Embraer

ISTAT Women's Networking Reception in conjunction with IAWA 

Wednesday, 8 May
17:30 - 18:15
Grand Hyatt Shanghai

Women in aviation are invited to connect at this unique event, designed specifically for females. Take the opportunity to get to know fellow female attendees and discuss more about the roles women are playing within the industry.

Sponsored by KPMG

Networking Reception

Wednesday, 8 May
18:30 - 21:00

ISTAT Asia makes it easy for you to connect with key individuals within the industry, and take care of business. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet new companies and continue to network with colleagues in a genial environment.

ISTAT After Party

Wednesday, 8 May

Maximizing time and building relationships is at the forefront of ISTAT events and the After Party is yet another opportunity to connect with industry professionals. Gather with colleagues at the end of the night and toast to the accomplishments of the day.

Closing Happy Hour

Thursday, 9 May
Grand Hyatt Shanghai

Now an ISTAT Asia staple, the Closing Happy Hour is your final opportunity to meet with colleagues and discuss key takeaways from your time in Shanghai. Plan your follow-up actions and conduct any last minute conversations before closing out the day.

Sponsored by Avolon