O. I. T. A. F. SEMINAR 2019


Congress Innsbruck

“Economic and Legal Aspects in the Ropeway Industry”

Place: Congress Innsbruck, Rennweg 3, 6020 Innsbruck

Date: May 9, 2019 in conjunction with INTERALPIN

Registration fees: free

Simultaneous Interpretation: English, French, German and Italian


9:00 am: Opening address: Mag. Jörg Schröttner, President of O. I. T. A. F.

Seminar leader: Mag. Jörg Schröttner


9:10 am: Activities of the Expert Committee “Legal, Administrative, Economic and Statistical Matters”
Jörg SCHRÖTTNER (Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology)

9:30 am: European Ropeway Statistics
Joaquin ALSINA (ACEM Associació Catalana d'Estacions d'Esquí i Activitats de Muntanya)

9:50 am: Economic and Social Impacts in the Skiing and Mountain Resorts
of the Pyrenees
Xavier CIVIT (Generalitat de Catalunya)

10:10 am: Yield Management

10:35 am: Questions & Answers
on the four preceding presentations

10:55 am: Coffee Break

11:20 am: Value Added by Ski Resorts: Regional Income and Employment
Klaus GRABLER (Manova GmbH)

11:50 am: Financing Ropeway Investments 
Possible Improvements in the Approval Procedure
Christian KATTER (Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology)

12:10 pm: Lease Finance for Ropeways
Bernadette DANGL (Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology)

12:30 pm: Questions & Answers
on the three preceding presentations

12:45 pm: Drop dampers for heavy loads
Konstantin KÜHNER (Jakob GmbH)

12:55 pm: Wrap-up

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