Flight Airline Business (Co-Hosts)

Flight Airline Business (Co-Hosts)

The 2017 Air Transport IT Summit is co-hosted by Flight Airline Business. Trusted by the airline industry’s leading figures, Flight Airline Business has forged a strong reputation for delivering high quality industry insight, analysis and intelligence.

Brussels Airport (Host Airport)

Brussels Airport (Host Airport)

Brussels Airport is expecting a record number of 24.5 million passengers in 2017. About 18% of our passengers make a connection at Brussels Airport and 82% have Brussels as their origin or destination. With its excellent location in one of the most densely populated areas of Europe, 20 million people live within one and a half hour’s drive of Brussels Airport.

75 passenger and cargo airlines offer regular service to more than 200 destinations, in Europe, North America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

We are investing in further improving our airport product, and look forward to welcoming you soon to the Capital of Europe.

Orange Business Services (Tier 2)

Orange Business Services (Tier 2)

Orange Business Services is a global IT and communications services provider, with services in 220 countries. We help companies collaborate more effectively, operate more efficiently and engage better with their customers, connecting their people, sites and machines securely and reliably.

The air travel industry (ATI) is a worldwide industry that needs global services and reliable support. With our partner SITA, we have extensive experience in providing global communications solutions to the ATI. We can transform your operations with consistent, robust, world-class communications tools wherever in the world you need them.

Dynatrace (Tier 3)

Dynatrace (Tier 3)

Dynatrace has redefined how you monitor today’s digital ecosystems. AI-powered, full stack and completely automated, it’s the only solution that provides answers, not just data, based on deep insight into every user, every transaction, across every application. More than 8,000 customers use Dynatrace to optimize customer experiences, innovate faster and modernize IT operations with absolute confidence.

Read more about Dynatrace’s leadership in the digital performance and APM market, here.

iPass (Tier 3)

iPass (Tier 3)

iPass is a leading provider of global mobile connectivity, offering simple, secure, always-on Wi-Fi access on any mobile device. Built on a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, the iPass cloud-based service keeps its customers connected by providing unlimited Wi-Fi connectivity on unlimited devices. iPass is the world’s largest Wi-Fi network, with more than 60 million hotspots in more than 120 countries, at airports, hotels, train stations, convention centers, outdoor venues, inflight, and more. Using patented technology, the iPass SmartConnect™ platform takes the guesswork out of Wi-Fi, automatically connecting customers to the best hotspot for their needs. Customers simply download the iPass app to experience unlimited, everywhere, and invisible Wi-Fi. 

NIIT Technologies (Tier 3)

NIIT Technologies (Tier 3)

NIIT Technologies is a leading global IT solutions organization servicing customers across the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australia.  

Differentiated on the strength of its industry expertise, NIIT Technologies services clients in travel and transportation, banking and financial services, insurance, manufacturing and media verticals, offering a range of services including application development and maintenance, infrastructure management, and business process management. Focused on digital services, the company is helping businesses design agile, scalable and digital operating models. 

NIIT Technologies adheres to major global benchmarks and standards of quality and information security.

Custom SpA (Tier 4)

Custom SpA (Tier 4)

Custom SpA offers a wide range of ticketing printers for the air transportation industry including printers for boarding passes, bag tags, RFID printers/encoders, self-service and info kiosks. The company further strengthened its presence in the aviation sector also, improving the "Passenger Experience".

Custom SpA has a worldwide coverage with more than 200 airports, ensuring technology implementations, Italian design and unique functionalities. Custom’s R&D department has been able to develop a cutting-edge innovation of the market and its timings by creating a robust printing technology, fully operational and aesthetically winning. A real strategic support for the various airport technology integrators and useful for all the operators who face big numbers in terms of passengers. A great effort that leads to improved functionality and reliability, as well as a lower TCO (total cost of ownership).

Hexaware (Tier 4)

Hexaware (Tier 4)

Hexaware is a global leader and one of the fastest growing outsourcing provider of IT, BPO, consulting and next-generation services with key focus on Travel and Transportation, as one of the industry verticals. Armed with our ‘Shrink IT Grow Digital’ strategy & by leveraging technology solutions and automation-led services, Hexaware has been helping some of the top global airlines and airports in the world delivering business results, in the areas like passenger travel, ticketing and reservations, cargo, revenue management, revenue accounting, crew management, MRO, flight operations and airport operations.

Optanix (Tier 4)

Optanix (Tier 4)

Optanix ensures positive passenger experiences and efficient airport operations by empowering IT teams to remotely and proactively maintain the availability and performance of kiosks, applications, network infrastructure and carrier services that vital airline business processes are dependent on.  The results delivered are powered by the proven and patented Optanix Platform, which couples comprehensive IT monitoring, support automation and self-healing incident remediation capabilities to uniquely transform support delivery into a proactive model that eliminates or minimizes service disruptions and the operational impacts they cause.

Unisys (Tier 4)

Unisys (Tier 4)

Unisys is a global information technology company that works with organizations across the air transportation value chain to solve their most pressing business and IT challenges. Unisys specializes in providing clients with integrated, leading-edge, innovative solutions. These include security, cloud, mobility, big data, data center consolidation, managed services, modernization and transportation specific solutions. 

Unisys provides industry domain expertise, applications, solutions, services management and end-user services.  These help mobile workers deliver outstanding customer service while driving revenue. The innovative Unisys StealthTM cybersecurity technology secures critical systems and infrastructures, handling complex IT challenges - where Unisys excels.

WNS (Tier 4)

WNS (Tier 4)

WNS is a leading global Business Process Management (BPM) company catering to 200+ global clients by combining operational excellence with deep domain expertise across key industry verticals, including Travel & Leisure. 

Leveraging the company’s rich heritage as a division of British Airways, today, WNS is the world’s largest specialist travel BPM company providing an end-to-end suite of solutions for the travel industry.

WNS is a trusted partner to many leading global airlines, OTAs, TMCs, hotels, cruise lines and car rental companies, delivering solutions for their transactional, transformational and innovative needs.

WNS has 45 delivery centres spread across 11 countries.

3M (Tier 5)

3M (Tier 5)

3M delivers end-to-end, innovative security solutions to businesses and governments worldwide—helping to ensure the security of people and documents. With an unmatched mix of leading technologies in biometrics, identification document readers and credentialing as well as expert systems integration and support, 3M helps solve an array of security challenges.

CDNetworks (Tier 5)

CDNetworks (Tier 5)

CDNetworks is a global content delivery network (CDN) with a fully integrated cloud security solution, offering unparalleled speed, security and reliability for the almost instant delivery of web content. Optimized for any device, browser and network, CDNetworks ensures all users have a fast and safe web experience.

CDNetworks accelerates and secures websites and web applications over a strategically built network of global PoPs in both established and emerging markets. They specialize in those parts of the world where keeping a website accessible is most difficult: Mainland China, Russia, South East Asia and the Middle East.

Gunnebo (Tier 5)

Gunnebo (Tier 5)

The Gunnebo Security Group is able to draw on years of experience in the product development and technological advancement of security solutions designed for a vast array of public and private environments. Gunnebo's airport security solutions combine security with speed and reliability, providing efficient and trouble-free interaction in passenger-intense touchpoints such as pre-security check, boarding and immigration. Gunnebo's passenger flow management solutions include facial enrollment, paperless boarding, contactless ID check, queue management, biometric verification and zone boarding applications - all designed to simplify and enhance the passenger experience from Iandside to airside and back again.

Mindtree (Tier 5)

Mindtree (Tier 5)

Mindtree delivers digital transformation and technology services from ideation to execution, enabling Global 2000 clients to outperform the competition. “Born digital,” Mindtree takes an agile, collaborative approach to creating customized solutions across the digital value chain. At the same time, our deep expertise in infrastructure and applications management helps optimize your IT into a strategic asset. Whether you need to differentiate your company, reinvent business functions or accelerate revenue growth, we can get you there. 

ViaLight (Tier 5)

ViaLight (Tier 5)

ViaLight was founded in 2009, a spin-off of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) with more than 15 years’ experience with laser communications, employing a talented international team. ViaLight envisions a future where high data rate connectivity in the skies is as natural as on the ground and their products enable this vision.

Laser communication is the optical fiber for the skies. ViaLight’s products provide backbone connectivity to link aircraft, unmanned aerial vehicles, high altitude platforms, satellites and their ground stations. They meet the demanding conditions of aerial and space applications, offering world class performance in terms of data rate, power consumption, size and weight.