The world's number one civil aviation training event

The World Aviation Training Summit (WATS) is the world’s largest gathering of aviation training professionals serving airlines, regulators, training providers and the training industry, designed by and for aviation professionals.

WATS offers a relaxed yet professional environment conducive to developing new and building existing business relationships. WATS has unrivalled opportunities to meet with your peers from the senior echelons of the international airline training community.

For those whose career takes them across the world to promote training solutions, WATS truly provides a huge saving in time and most importantly investment. Join over 600 industry professionals to learn, discuss and exchange views on the latest training practices and solutions.

Who attends WATS?

WATS is promoted to and attended by a high quality audience gathered over 30 years of work with the airline training community, and more than 80 trade conferences such as APATS, EATS & Global ATS-V. To see the latest attendee list click here.

What will WATS 2021 focus on? 

Together with content focusing on training technologies, ‘best practice’ and ‘lessons learned’ that the industry has come to value from the WATS conferences, WATS 2021 will also provide international insights into the challenges and hopes for recovery and return to growth as we move ‘Forward Together’.

When & where is WATS 2021?

WATS will be held LIVE on 15-16 June, 2021 in Orlando, FL, USA, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort.

Benefits of Attending WATS 2021

Meet leading industry suppliers, discover the latest products and services, improve operational safety and efficiency at the WATS 2021 exhibition.

  • Evaluate your future training needs.
  • Create key business relationships.
  • Discover industry best practice.
  • Explore the latest innovation and technologies.

Current Attending Airlines