150+

Speakers
 

200+

Airlines & Airports

30+

Sponsors & Exhibitors

500+

Attendees

 

 

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2018 Attending Airlines

Aerolineas Argentinas

AeroMexico

Africa World Airlines

AirCanada

 

Alaska Airlines

American Airlines

Avianca

Azul

 

Copa Airlines

Delta

Frontier

JetBlue

 

Kenya Airways

KLM Royal Dutch

Norwegian

OneJet

 

SKY airlines

South African Airways

Southwest

Spirit

 

Sunrise Airways

Tropic Ocean

United Airlines

Virgin Atlantic

 

VivaColombia

Volaris

WestJet

 

2018 Attending Airports

BWI

Charlotte Douglas

Chicago department of aviation

Colorado Springs Airport

 

El Paso

Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Airport

Kansas City Aviation Department

Miami International Airport

 

Port of Oakland

Ontario International Airport

Ontario International Airport Authority

Orlando Sanford

 

San Francisco International Airport

Saskatoon Airport

Seattle Tacoma

OneJet

 

Trieste Airport

Denver Airport



 

6 EVENTS 1 PLATFORM

 

 

Assess new routes, new revenues and new business models

 

 

Discover new IT solutions for better sales, marketing and operations
 

Learn ways to improve the passenger experience at every touchpoint 

 

 

 

Driving full service & LCC airline profitability

 

Marketing, innovation and technology for airlines and airports
 

 

Technology & innovation for airports

 

 

2018 Top Speakers

Chris Maston
Port Director
U.S. CBP/Miami International Airport

Daniel Ronan

Daniel Ronan
Federal Security Director
TSA/Miami International Airport
 

David Menzel

David Menzel
Director of Sales, Government Markets
SITA

Jason Hausner

Jason Hausner
Director — Passenger Facilitation, Corporate Security
Delta Air Lines

 

Jose Bonilla

Jose Bonilla 
Director Innovation Task Force
TSA

Ralph Lopez

Ralph Lopez 
Vice President — Miami
American Airlines

Rob Mitchell

Robert Mitchell 
Manager, Government and Corporate Affairs
JetBlue

Ed Wegel

Ed Wegel 
CEO
World Airways

 

Jeff Martin

Jeff Martin 
EVP of Operations
JetBlue

Charu Jain

Charu Jain
CIO
Alaska Airlines 
 

Mike Lorengo

Mike Lorengo
Director Architect and Strategy
Alaska Airlines

Alison Short

Alison Short
Sr. Director, Revenue Management
AirCanada

 

Carlos Faxas

Carlos Faxas
Head of Product Management, Digital/eCommerce
AirCanada

Sander Stomph

Sander Stomph
Dir. Design Doing & Data Science
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Emilio Chacon Monsant

Emilio Chacon Monsant
VP Ancillary Revenues
Aeroméxico

Rana Ghosh

Rana Ghosh
Sr. Director, Ancillary Revenue
Spirit Airlines

 

Diego Ferrer

Diego Ferrer 
Managing Deputy Commissioner, IT
Chicago Aviation Department

Jerry Schwinghammer

Jerry Schwinghammer
CTO
Charlotte International Airport 
 

Dave Wilson

Dave Wilson
Director of Innovation
Seattle Tacoma International Airport

Mark Thorpe

Mark Thorpe 
CEO
Ontario International Airport Authority

 

Bryant Francis

Bryant Francis 
Director of Aviation
Port of Oakland

Maurice Jenkins

Maurice Jenkins 
CIO
Miami International Airport
 

Humphrey Loe

Humphrey Loe
Project Director
San Francisco International Airport

David Long

David Long 
Deputy Director of Aviation, Properties & Commerical Development
Kansas City Aviation Department

Frank Holmes

Frank Holmes 
CEO and Chief Investment Officer
U.S. Global Investors

Alex Wilcox

Alex Wilcox 
CEO
JetSuite 
 

Naresh Shah

Naresh Shah 
COO & VP of Shared Services
A3 (Airbus Silicon Valley)

Santiago Aldana Sanin

Santiago Aldana Sanin 
CDO and CTO
Avianca

Alicia Lines

Alicia Lines 
Regional Director, Financial and Distribution Services Americas
IATA

Declan Ryan

Declan Ryan
President
VivaColombia
 

David Menzel

Holger Paulmann
CEO
Sky Airline

Melissa Ho

Melissa Ho
Managing Director, Silicon Valley Innovation Program, Science and Technology Directorate
Department of Homeland Security

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2018 Sponsors & Exhibitors

  • Gold Sponsor

    CarTrawler Ltd at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    ISG at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    Volantio at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Silver Sponsor

    Skyscanner at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    Boxever at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    GE Aviation at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Silver Sponsor

    Dohop at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    Nagarro, Inc. at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    ID90 Travel at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Silver Sponsor

    EveryMundo at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    JR Technologies at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    PaxLife at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Silver Sponsor

    Revenue Management Systems at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    SITA at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Silver Sponsor

    Switchfly at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Silver Sponsor

    SES at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Breakfast Sponsor

    STRATACACHE at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Bronze Sponsor

    SparkCentral at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Bronze Sponsor

    Vanderlande Industries at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Bronze Sponsor

    Panasonic Avionics at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Bronze Sponsor

    Atlas IED (Innovative Electronic Designs) at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Bronze Sponsor

    Kiwi.com at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Bronze Sponsor

    Ultra Electronics Airport Systems at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Bronze Sponsor

    Radixx at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Bronze Sponsor

    Travel Commerce Solutions at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Associate Sponsor

    Stackla at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Associate Sponsor

    Acclaimed Labs at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Associate Sponsor

    ISO Travel Solutions at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Associate Sponsor

    JETPUBS at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Associate Sponsor

    Media Carrier GmbH at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Associate Sponsor

    Sirena-Travel JSC at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    Astrophysics Inc at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    iCloth Avionics at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Exhibitor

    NEC Corporation at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    BCS Technology at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    TravelCar at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Exhibitor

    Revenue Technology Services (RTS) at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    Urban Airship at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    Lufthansa Systems at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Exhibitor

    TEAC Corporation at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    KIU System Solutions at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    TripCreator at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Innovation Partner

    Mparticle at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Other

    Art of Context at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Hospitality

    Travelport Digital at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
  • Associate Sponsor

    Airline Choice at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Innovation Zone

    Magnetic Autocontrol at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

    Exhibitor

    INFORM GmbH at Aviation Festival Americas 2018

 
 

 

 

"Even before starting VivaColombia, I made sure I attended this conference as it is the best platform to gain new ideas, meet the real players in the industry and have the most in-depth discussions on the advancement of low cost airlines"


William Shaw
CEO
VivaColombia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018 Speakers:

  • Chris Amenechi at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Chris Amenechi
    VP Pricing and Revenue Management
    Copa Airlines
    René Armas Maes at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    René Armas Maes
    Managing Director
    Jet Link International LLC
    Tom Bacon at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Tom Bacon
    CEO
    Airline Revenue Optimization
  • Philippe Bayard at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Philippe Bayard
    President
    Sunrise Airways
    Seth Cassel at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Seth Cassel
    President
    EveryMundo
    Rolando Damas at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Rolando Damas
    Managing Director, North America & Asia
    Avianca
  • Dave Doty at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Dave Doty
    Senior Planner, Network Capacity
    Southwest Airlines
    Diego Ferrer at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Diego Ferrer
    Managing Deputy Commissioner IT & Telecommunications
    City of Chicago Chicago Department of Aviation
    Bryant Francis at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Bryant Francis
    Director Aviation
    Port of Oakland
  • Rana Ghosh at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Rana Ghosh
    Sr. Director, Ancillary Services
    Spirit Airlines
    Frank Holmes at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Frank Holmes
    Chief Executive Officer And Chief Investment Officer
    US Global Investors
    Catherine Hughes at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Catherine Hughes
    Commercial Distribution Manager
    Air Canada
  • Christine Izuakor at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Christine Izuakor
    Manager Global Security Strategy and Awareness
    United Airlines
    Maurice Jenkins at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Maurice Jenkins
    Division Director for Information Systems
    Miami Dade County, Aviation Department
    Chris Jessen at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Chris Jessen
    CIO
    OneJet
  • Devin Liddell at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Devin Liddell
    Principal Brand Strategist
    Teague
    Jeff Martin at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jeff Martin
    Executive Vice President of Operations
    Jetblue Airways Corp
    Rafael Martinez at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Rafael Martinez
    Vice President, Distribution and Revenue Management
    Aerolineas Argentinas
  • Todd Neuman at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Todd Neuman
    VP of Sales & Marketing, North America
    South African Airways
    Eric Nordling at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Eric Nordling
    Chief Operating Officer
    Revenue Management Systems
    Juliana Ramirez at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Juliana Ramirez
    Head of Ancillary Revenue
    Volaris
  • Gaston Rodriguez at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Gaston Rodriguez
    USA Commercial Director
    Azul Brazilian Airlines Azul Linhas Aereas Brasileiras
    Lars Sande at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Lars Sande
    SVP, Sales and Distribution
    Norwegian Air Shuttle
    Jeff Schultes at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jeff Schultes
    Deputy Director of Aviation
    El Paso International Airport
  • Jerry Schwinghammer at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jerry Schwinghammer
    Chief Technology Officer
    Charlotte Douglas International Airport
    Ajay Sharma at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Ajay Sharma
    Investment Associate
    Jetblue Airways Corp
    Manish Shrivastava at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Manish Shrivastava
    Commercial Executive
    Travel Commerce Solutions Ltd
  • Justin Steele at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Justin Steele
    Vice President, Product
    Switchfly
    David Tait at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    David Tait
    Former Executive VP and Director
    Virgin Atlantic Airways
    Jaymes Todero at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jaymes Todero
    eCommerce Product Manager
    United Airlines
  • Jason Wilson at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jason Wilson
    Director of Real Estate Management and Development
    Miami International Airport
    David Zipkin at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    David Zipkin
    Co-Founder, Vice President
    Tradewind Aviation Llc
    Jose Bonilla at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jose Bonilla
    Director, Innovation Task Force
    Transportation Security Administration
  • Jonathan Clarkson at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jonathan Clarkson
    Senior Director of Loyalty and Partnerships
    Southwest Airlines
    William Dean Donovan at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    William Dean Donovan
    Founder & Director
    Volaris
    Federico Fischer at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Federico Fischer
    Manager of Commercial and Operations Systems
    Aerolineas Argentinas
  • Charu Jain at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Charu Jain
    CIO
    Alaska Airlines
    Dominic Nessi at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Dominic Nessi
    Former Deputy Executive Director & Chief Information Officer
    Los Angeles World Airports
    David Wilson at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    David Wilson
    Director of Innovation
    Port Of Seattle
  • Phil Gouel at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Phil Gouel
    Sr. Director, Corporate Strategy and Innovation
    Southwest Airlines
    Jacob Guerra at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Jacob Guerra
    Director, Marketing Technology Modernization
    United Airlines
    Curtis Willmore at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Curtis Willmore
    Manager - Distribution Corp Strategy
    United Airlines
  • Rob Ceravolo at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Rob Ceravolo
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Tropic Ocean Airways
    Michael Johnson at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Michael Johnson
    Principal
    MAYD Group LLC
    Sandra Kwan at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Sandra Kwan
    Consultant
    Slalom Consulting
  • Alf Sagen at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Alf Sagen
    Managing Director
    Nagarro AS
    Diane Crews at Aviation Festival Americas 2018
    Diane Crews
    President and CEO
    Sanford Airport Authority

 

    
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