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November 16-17, 2021 | 10:00 AM-1:40 PM CST (UTC –6)


​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome​​​

Airports Going Green®​ (AGG) is the aviation industry’s leading forum on sustainability. Since​ its beginning, AGG has enjoyed international recognition from airports, airlines, industry associations, and government agencies. Conference attendees have participated in key discussions with airport business partners, government leaders, and top-level speakers fro​​​m around the world​.

Special thanks to the speakers, moderators, and participants at AGG2021! Be sure to learn more about the Airports Going Green 2021 award winners on the Awards and Historic AGG​ pages​. Check back for more information about AGG 2022. AGG 2022 will return to Chicago as an in-person event.

AGG 2021 Virtual Event Agenda

  • Tuesday, November 16th
    • Welcome Remarks (10:00 am - 10:10 am)
    • Session 1 (10:10 am - 11:45 am)
      ESG Frameworks
    • Break (11:45 am - 12:00 pm)
    • Session 2 (12:00 pm - 1:30 pm)
      ESG: Focus on Finance
    • Closing Remarks (1:30 pm)
  • Wednesday, November 17th
    • Welcome (10:00 am - 10:10 am)
    • Session 1 (10:10 am - 11:45 am)
      Decarbonization Disc​ussions
    • Break (11:45 am - 12:00 pm)
    • Session 2 (12:00 pm - 1:30 pm)
      Eyes on Electrification
    • Closing Remarks (1:30 pm)

Who Should Attend?

  • Airport Executives, Board Members and Commissioners​
  • Airport Sustainability, Customer Service, Innovation, and Environmental experts
  • Airport Planners
  • Airport Design and Construction Professionals
  • Airport Concessionaires and Supply Chain Services (e.g. rental cars, facility management, cargo, etc.)
  • Transportation Resiliency Planners
  • Airline Executives and Board Members
  • Airline Sustainability, Customer Service, Innovation and Environmental experts
  • Aviation Industry executives
  • Government officials responsible for Sustainability, Environment, Transportation and similar
  • Aviation Equipment Manufacturers
  • Academia in Aviation and/or Sustainability, Customer Service, Innovation and Environmental fields
  • Media Professionals​ in the area of Aviation and/or Sustainability, Customer Service, Innovation, and Environmental Issues
 
The Chicago Department of Aviation founded the Airports Going Green conference to foster information-sharing and enable partnerships that improve the aviation industry’s vision for sustainability. Now in its 14th year, I am proud that this conference continues to enjoy international recognition from our global airport partners, airlines, industry associations, and government agencies. Please join us at our Virtual Airports Going Green 2021 Event. We look forward to your participation!

Jamie L. Rhee, Commissioner
Chicago Department of Aviation​​​​