Agenda | IT Summit

Program (including topics, speakers, etc.) is subject to further amendments without prior notice.

Day 1 - Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Grand Hyatt Singapore, The Gallery, Level 1

1200 - 1330 Registrations

Lunch is available at the foyer

1330 - 1350  Welcome by SITA

Barbara Dalibard, Chief Executive Officer - SITA

1350 - 1415  Evolving air travel - the digital transformation

Sumesh Patel, President Asia Pacific - SITA

The air transport industry looks intently at its leaders to proactively deliver the transformational change needed to carry our increasingly digital journey into the future. What’s on the 5 to 10-year horizon and beyond? How does the digital vision differ between airlines and airports? What’s on the agenda of transformational technology leaders today?

1415 - 1440  Keynote: Securing the future of Asia Pacific aviation

Vinoop Goel, Regional Director for Airport, Passenger, Cargo & Security Asia Pacific – IATA

What are the vital concerns surrounding aviation growth? Asia Pacific is center stage of the industry’s overall growth where we see leading examples of airports and airline investments that help close the gap between infrastructure and growth demands. How do we ensure Asia Pacific stays ahead and continues to successfully lead in this growth?

1440 - 1730  Insight session: Transforming the passenger experience at every step of the journey

Moderator: Vinoop Goel, Regional Director for Airport, Passenger, Cargo & Security Asia Pacific - IATA

Imagine the journey in years to come, as well as the airlines and airports that provide it. What will they look like and what role will new technologies have played in their creation? How might digital transformation help to bring about a new joined up journey for all, and recreate an improved passenger journey - whether before, after or on the day of travel.

  • 1450 - Putting passengers at the heart of everything
    Tan Lye Teck, Executive Vice President, Airport Management - Changi Airport
  • 1510 - Best practices and strategies for a seamless passenger experience
    Radin Asrul Adza, General Manager, IT Division – Malaysia Airports
  • 1530 - Break
  • 1600 - Pulling it together - integrating technology throughout the passenger experience
    Adrian Ching, Vice President Airport Solutions - SITA
  • 1620 - A resolution to eliminate lost baggage
    Kim Younkyung, Regional Manager, Airport, Passenger, Cargo & Security, Asia Pacific – IATA
  • 1640 - Panel discussion
    Additional panelists: 
    Pikri Ilham, VP Ground Services - Garuda Indonesia
    Antoine Rostworowski, Deputy Director General, Programmes and Services – ACI World
    Steve Diamond, Business and Information Services Manager – Adelaide Airport

 

1830 - 2200  Welcome dinner at The Fullerton Bay

Forlino Italian restaurant
1 Fullerton Road #02-06, One Fullerton, Singapore 049213

1815: Transfers from hotel to restaurant | 2145: Return transfers to hotel

Dress code: business casual

Day 2 - Thursday, 19 April 2018

Grand Hyatt Singapore, The Gallery, Level 1

0900 - 0930 Light refreshments

0930 - 1000  Keynote: Convergence of technology and the future airport experience

Antoine Rostworowski, Deputy Director General, Programmes and Services – ACI World

What are the key technological developments that are making an impact to our industry and at the airports? Robotics, automation, artificial intelligence and more - how do we integrate these into the entire customer experience and ensure collaboration within the industry?

1000 - 1300  Insight session: Digital transformation of airlines

Chair: Brendan Sobie, Chief Analyst – CAPA Centre for Aviation

How will the digital revolution continue to impact airlines? In considering the thinking, trends and technologies that are occurring right now, how can an airline adapt and be ready for the transformation on the ground and in the air.

  • 1010 - Revolutionizing the passenger cabin experience
    Ismael Augusto Gozon, Senior Vice President Operations - Philippine Airlines
  • 1030 - Making the connected aircraft a reality
    Katrina Korzenowski, Vice President Asia Pacific - SITAONAIR
  • 1050 - Break
  • 1120 - LCC Digital Transformation
    Zhang Zhenyuan, General Manager of IT Department – Spring Airlines
  • 1150 - Reinventing the airline business
    Sudheer Raghavan, Adjunct Lecturer – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • 1210 - Panel discussion
    Additional panelist:
    Mladenka Vukmirovic, Chief Innovation Officer – Maureva

1300 - 1400  Lunch & Networking

1400 - 1600 Future travel insights

Chair: Gustavo Pina, Director – SITA Lab

As we look to the future of a digitally transformed air transport industry, what might we expect to see? What do we need to change to our thinking and approach to the way we develop, innovate and implement that might take us towards our digital visions?

  • 1420 - The increasing threat of BOTS to airline e-commerce
    Tudor James, Solutions Engineer - Distill Networks
  • 1440 - The dynamic threat landscape in the aviation sector
    Rob van der Ende, Vice President, Asia Pacific & Japan – Mandiant (FireEye)
  • 1510 - Panel discussion
    Additional panelists:
    Antoine Rostworowski, Deputy Director General, Programmes and Services – ACI World
    Steven Miller, Professor of Information Systems – Singapore Management University
    Elsie Ong, Business Development - SITA Cyber Security

1600 - 1615  Wrap up

Sumesh Patel, President Asia Pacific - SITA

1615 -1800  Closing cocktail

Adrian Ching
Vice President Airport Solutions -SITA
Barbara Dalibard
CEO - SITA
Steve Diamond
Business and Information Services Manager - Adelaide Airport
Vinoop Goel
Regional Director Airport, Passenger, Cargo & Security Asia-Pacific – IATA
Ismael Augusto Gozon (Nicky)
Senior Vice President Operations - Philippine Airlines
Pikri Ilham
VP Ground Services - PT Garuda Indonesia
Katrina Korzenowski
Vice President, Asia Pacific – SITAONAIR
Steven Miller
Professor of Information Systems - SMU
Elsie Ong
Business Development - SITA Cyber Security
Sumesh Patel
President Asia Pacific - SITA
Gustavo Pina
Director, SITA Lab
Sudheer Raghavan
Adjunct Lecturer - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Antoine Rostworowski
Deputy Director General, Programmes and Services - ACI
Brendan Sobie
Chief Analyst - CAPA Centre for Aviation
Radin Asrul Adza Radin Soenarno
General Manager, Information Technology - Malaysia Airports
Tan Lye Teck
Executive Vice President, Airport Management - Changi Airport Group (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Rob van der Ende
Vice President for Asia Pacific & Japan - Mandiant
Mladenka Vukmirovic
Chief Innovation Officer - Maureva
Kim Younkyung
Regional Manager, Airport, Passenger, Cargo & Security, Asia Pacific - IATA