Agenda

The agenda below is subject to amendments without prior notice. Additional details will be added as they are available. 

Monday, November 4

19:00 Welcome cocktail

Exhibition area

Tuesday, November 5

9:00 - 11:00  Registration

 

Registration opens

11:00 - 13:00 Opening

Strategic technology trends have significant disruptive potential and set the stage for innovation over the coming years. ATI companies must examine the business impact of these trends and adjust business models and operations appropriately to remain competitive. Technology is the answer to transform, evolve and enter into the digital future. 

Speakers:

Armando Brunini
CEO & Managing Director of S.E.A. S.p.A. (Milan Airport management company)
Sergio Colella
President, Europe, SITA
Bernard Gustin
Chairman of the Board, Elia Group SA
Gina London (moderator)
Globally recognized leadership communications expert
Antonoaldo Neves
CEO, TAP Air Portugal
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13:00 - 14:30  Lunch

Restaurant, the conference level

14:30 - 17:00  Digital passenger journey

How digital transformation is impacting and changing the passenger experience, with special focus on mobility, biometrics and identity management.

SITA helps to drive the aviation industry forward by working with global accelerators and incubators who are enabling the next generation of solutions and services. These new entries into the industry will be presenting in Innovation in the air section and will be present with demo points in the exhibition to share more details on their proposals.

Speakers:

Julie Dilloway-Knapp
VP-Airports, Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd
Dr. Stathis Kefallonitis
President & Co-founder, branding.aero LLC & noesis analysis labs
Timos Korosis
DCS Administrator, AEGEAN
Christophe Remillet
Entrepreneur and Inventor
Matthys Serfontein
President, Air Travel Solutions, SITA
Prof. Dr. Klemens Skibicki
Professor, Consultant, Entrepreneur and Author
Benoit Verbaere
Business Development Director, SITA Europe
Simon Wilcox
Senior Programme Manager, Heathrow Airport
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19:00 Dinner

Off-site Networking Dinner at historical Palacio de Xabregas in Lisbon area

Wednesday, November 6

08:30 - 11:00  Technology enabled collaboration

Artificial intelligence, blockchain and IoT are changing the way the ATI is operating and collaborates. One example is also the Common Use Self Service of the future, which opens up to new ways of working as well as to risks that put cybersecurity into the spotlight.

SITA helps to drive the aviation industry forward by working with global accelerators and incubators who are enabling the next generation of solutions and services. These new entries into the industry will be presenting in Innovation in the air section and will be present with demo points in the exhibition to share more details on their proposals.

Speakers:

Denis Berger
Chief Marketing & Business Development, Olympe
Etienne Coulon
Managing Director, AnotherTrail
Jean Paul Isson
Chief Data Science & AI Officer,VP, SITA
Stephen Lancaster
Marketing Manager, Rolls-Royce Civil Airlines
Roee Laufer
Head of Cyber and Information Security, Israel Airports Authority
David Lavorel
CEO, SITAONAIR
Chris Reid
Partner, AnotherTrail
Richard van Wijk
Global Aviation Practice Lead, Nokia
Russell Willans
Chief Technology Officer, Heathrow Airport
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11:00 - 11:30  Coffee break

Exhibition area

11:30 - 13:30  Operational intelligence

Business Intelligence is a big opportunity to reach operational efficiency, with all stakeholders contributing to and benefiting from the information stream generated. It promises to be sustainable while simultaneously  empowering the workforce.

SITA helps to drive the aviation industry forward by working with global accelerators and incubators who are enabling the next generation of solutions and services. These new entries into the industry will be presenting in Innovation in the air section and will be present with demo points in the exhibition to share more details on their proposals.

Speakers:

Stuart Birrell
Chief Information Officer, Heathrow
Giulio De Carli
Founding Partner, One Works
Sébastien Fabre
Vice President, Airline & Airport Solutions, SITA
Angel Marcos
Chief Airport Services Officer, Iberia Airport Services
Andrew Price
Head of Global Baggage Operations, IATA
Fredrik Uddegard
EMEA Industry Sales Specialist, Microsoft
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Denis Berger
Chief Marketing & Business Development, Olympe
Stuart Birrell
Chief Information Officer, Heathrow
Armando Brunini
CEO & Managing Director of S.E.A. S.p.A. (Milan Airport management company)
Sergio Colella
President, Europe, SITA
Etienne Coulon
Managing Director, AnotherTrail
Giulio De Carli
Founding Partner, One Works
Julie Dilloway-Knapp
VP-Airports, Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd
Sébastien Fabre
Vice President, Airline & Airport Solutions, SITA
Bernard Gustin
Chairman of the Board, Elia Group SA
Jean Paul Isson
Chief Data Science & AI Officer,VP, SITA
Dr. Stathis Kefallonitis
President & Co-founder, branding.aero LLC & noesis analysis labs
Timos Korosis
DCS Administrator, AEGEAN
Stephen Lancaster
Marketing Manager, Rolls-Royce Civil Airlines
Roee Laufer
Head of Cyber and Information Security, Israel Airports Authority
David Lavorel
CEO, SITAONAIR
Gina London (moderator)
Globally recognized leadership communications expert
Angel Marcos
Chief Airport Services Officer, Iberia Airport Services
Antonoaldo Neves
CEO, TAP Air Portugal
Andrew Price
Head of Global Baggage Operations, IATA
Chris Reid
Partner, AnotherTrail
Christophe Remillet
Entrepreneur and Inventor
Matthys Serfontein
President, Air Travel Solutions, SITA
Prof. Dr. Klemens Skibicki
Professor, Consultant, Entrepreneur and Author
Fredrik Uddegard
EMEA Industry Sales Specialist, Microsoft
Benoit Verbaere
Business Development Director, SITA Europe
Richard van Wijk
Global Aviation Practice Lead, Nokia
Simon Wilcox
Senior Programme Manager, Heathrow Airport
Russell Willans
Chief Technology Officer, Heathrow Airport