Terms of Reference of the WWACG are available in the "Library" on this website

How is the WWACG organized ? print PRINT

The WWACG meets  twice each year in plenary sessions during the IATA Slot Conferences.

Decisions are made by votes of all Members as laid down in the WWACG Terms of Reference (TOR).  

The WWACG Strategy is available on this website.

The day to day work of the WWACG is undertaken by the Core Group which can act on behalf of the Members on matters within the remit of the WWACG.  The Core Group is responsible for ensuring good communication to WWACG Members.

The WWACG Core Group consists of seven members, elected for a period of 2 years by the Members.  These elected members may stand for re-election at the end of their term. The Core Group includes a Chairman and may have up to two Vice Chairmen.The Core Group should be representative of the WWACG's different world-wide regions.

The WWACG Core Group  represents the Coordinator Community on the IATA Joint Slot Advisory Group (JSAG). JSAG is a forum  where appointed airlines representatives and airport coordinators can meet to discuss issues of common interest. They work together to formulate the IATA Worldwide Slot Guidelines (WSG) and other industry guidelines related to airline scheduling, slot allocation and airport coordination worldwide and to advise on the administration of the IATA Slot Conferences. The Terms of Reference of the JSAG and the latest edition of the IATA WSG is available at 

 The members of the WWACG Core Group :

  • Mr Eric Herbane (Chairman) - France
  • Mrs Birgit Krenzin (Vice Chairman) - Germany 
  • Mrs Petra Popovac (Vice-Chairman) - Australia  
  • Mr Wolfgang Gallistl - ( Treasurer) - Austria
  • Mr Hiroki Takeda - Japan
  • Mr Fred Wister - Norway
  • Mr Brian Meehan - United States of America

The areas of responsibility for core group members are :

Eric Herbane  – Europe
Ernst Krolke  - Africa and the Middle East
Hiroki Takeda - Asia Pacific
Munro Smith – The americas
  • Fred Wister  -  Europe
  • Petra Popovac  - Africa and the Middle East
  • Hiroki Takeda - Asia Pacific
  • Brian Meehan - The America 

The Chairperson normally acts as the spokeperson for the WWACG.

Core Group Members may represent the WWACG  where an WWACG attendance is required unless a specific representative is selected by the members of the WWACG.


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