Kevin O'Sullivan

Lead Engineer, SITA Lab

Kevin O’Sullivan is a Lead Engineer for SITA Lab, the company’s strategic research and development arm. He is currently focused on programs exploring mixed reality, blockchain/distributed ledger technology and artificial intelligence. Kevin has more than 20 years’ experience in software development and product management in the air transport industry and has been a Lead Engineer at SITA Lab since the Lab’s inception in 2008.

In 2014, Kevin and a combined SITA Lab/Virgin Atlantic Airways (VAA) team won a Smart Technology Award from The Wearable Technology Conference 2014, which recognizes advancements in wearable technology. The award was a result of a pioneering pilot using Google Glass and Sony Smartwatches to enhance the passenger experience at VAA. He also worked on pioneering research for the use of beacon technology in the air transport industry.

Kevin is based in Brighton, UK.