On September 15-16, 2015, the German publishing house FVW hosted its annual FVW Conference, one of Germany’s most popular events for the travel industry. For the first time, the event took place in Essen, Germany, where 2,200 industry experts met to exchange on and discuss the current market developments. This year, our team members Gerd Pontius and Hanna Schaal were amongst the speakers: They presented the results of PROLOGIS’ NDC study. Furthermore, Air Berlin’s CEO Stefan Pichler spoke about how he aims to restructure and reposition the airline in the market to overcome the challenges it is currently facing. Michael O’Leary, CEO of Ryanair, emphasized that the Irish LCC is striving to increase its market share in Germany, which is currently at 5%.