4 - 6 December 2017
SIDE Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

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Agenda 7th Annual Innovative Aircraft Seating

“Positively surprised, high level of speakers and topics covered. Well done!”

– RoserRoca-Toha, Aircraft Interiors Marketing Manager, Airbus Group, US


Virtual Seat Prototyping

How to virtually pre-certify aircraft seats with composites in the structure


Come Sit With Me

How airlines are going all-in to impress business travelers

The Latest Innovations in Passenger Experience

The Latest Innovations in Aircraft Passenger Experience

Innovations in Aircraft Seat Maintenance

As aircraft seat counts reach new highs and passengers express dissatisfaction with overcrowding, cost-reduction has become a significant focus for the airline industry. Aircraft seats play an important role in this: not only can they have a drastic effect on weight, they also add operational costs by requiring regular maintenance to ensure a comfortable ride for passengers. This article covers the latest maintenance strategies employed for this sector.

Reports & Studies

The Great Divide

What people really want in seating and what changes they dread?

Press Release

IQPC announces the 7th International Conference Innovative Aircraft Seating 2016

The 7th International Conference Innovative Aircraft Seating 2016, produced by IQPC GmbH, will be held in Hamburg, Germany on 6 – 8 December, 2016 and will welcome experts from airlines, aircraft and seat manufacturers, major suppliers, designers, and academia to learn about the latest on design innovation and new ideas for improving comfort on board.

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Interview with Aysegul Durak

Ayşegül Durak, Cabin Interior Chief Engineer at Turkish Airlines, gave an interview on the current challenges around aircraft seating market and new developments in cabin interiors. Find out more and download the interview for free here.