Speaker Bio

Christian Kern

Austro Control

Director Operations

Christian Kern joined Austro Control, the Austrian Air Navigation Service Provider, in 1997 and from 2019 he is Director of Operations and leading the department for Air Traffic Management at Austro Control. Between 2009 and 2018 he was the Manager of the Vienna approach control unit where he held a license as an Air Traffic Controller for 20 years. In 2013 he received his master degree in Business Administration with a specialization on Air Traffic Management from the Danube University of Krems (Austria).