ALL-STAR AVIATION SPEAKERS

The World Aviation Festival has speakers from the most forward-thinking airlines, airports and travel technology companies. This incredible line-up is unrivalled with the airline and airport global leaders in one place.

 

 

 

Oscar Munoz, Chief Executive Officer, United Airlines

Oscar Munoz | Chief Executive Officer | United Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Carsten Spohr, Chairman Of The Executive Board And Chief Executive Officer, Lufthansa Group

Joanna Geraghty, President And Chief Operating Officer, JetBlue Airways

Shai Weiss, Chief Executive Officer, virgin atlantic airways

Mandy Ng, Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong Express

Pieter Elbers, President And Chief Executive Officer, KLM

Anko Van Der Werff, President And Chief Executive Officer, Avianca

John Holland Kaye, Chief Executive Officer, Heathrow Airport Ltd

Johan Lundgren, Chief Executive Officer, easyJet

Gloria Guevara Manzo, Chief Executive Officer And President, World Travel And Tourism Council

Alexandre De Juniac, Director General And Chief Executive Officer, IATA

Rickard Gustafson, President And Chief Executive Officer, SAS Scandinavian Airlines

József Váradi, Chief Executive Officer, Wizz Air

Rohit Ramachandran, Chief Executive Officer, Jazeera Airways Company Ksc

Rohit Ramachandran | Chief Executive Officer | Jazeera Airways Company Ksc » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Paul Griffiths, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Airports Company

Mehmet Nane, Chief Executive Officer, PEGASUS AIRLINES

Dick Benschop, President And Chief Executive Officer, Royal Schiphol Group

Felix Antelo, Chief Executive Officer, Viva Air Group

Mark Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Connect Airways

Linda Jojo, Executive Vice President, Technology and Chief Digital Officer, United Airlines

Karen Chan, Chief Executive Officer, Airasia.Com

Maurici Lucena Betriu, President And Chief Executive Officer, A.E.N.A.

Maurici Lucena Betriu | President And Chief Executive Officer | A.E.N.A. » speaking at World Aviation Festival

David Lavorel, Chief Executive Officer, SITA FOR AIRCRAFT

Anita Natarajan, Director, Head Of Global Airports Operations, Uber

Martin Boyer, Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Greater Toronto Airports Authority

Martin Boyer | Vice President & Chief Information Officer | Greater Toronto Airports Authority » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Catherine Luelo, Senior Vice President And Chief Information Office, Air Canada

Clare Ward, Chief Information Office, Kenya Airways

Jamal Al Awadhi, Vice President Product And Guest Experience, Etihad Airways

Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer, Air Baltic

Olivier Krüger, Chief Executive Officer, Lufthansa Systems Gmbh & CO.KG.

Salam Al Shawa, Senior Vice President Of Marketing And Corporate Communications, Qatar Airways

Anna Mascolo, Vice President, Aviation, Shell

Kenny Chang, Chief Information Office, KOREAN AIR

Raj Singh, Managing Director, Investments, JetBlue Technology Ventures

Yin May Lau, Group Chief Marketing And Customer Experience Officer, Malaysia Airlines

Miri Danai, Chief Executive Officer, Cockpit Innovation Hub

Oliver Bertram, Head Of Flight Ops Digital Strategy And Processes, Lufthansa

Rita Barata Da Silva, Head Of Data and Analytics, Vueling Airlines

Jeff Lobl, Managing Director Global Distribution Strategy, Delta Air Lines

Maire Walsh, Senior Vice President Digital Technologies, Enterprise Ireland

Maire Walsh | Senior Vice President Digital Technologies | Enterprise Ireland » speaking at World Aviation Festival

George Wang, Senior Vice President Of Information Technology, Singapore Airlines Limited

Dimitris Bountolos, Chief Digital Officer, LATAM Airlines

Hector Fornes, Data Strategy and Infonomics Manager, Vueling Airlines

Jean-Christophe Lalanne, Executive Vice President And Chief Information Officer, Air France K.L.M.

Isabelle Droll, Chief Information Officer, TUI Aviation

Isabelle Droll | Chief Information Officer | TUI Aviation » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Ali Serdar Yakut, Chief Information Office, Turkish Airlines

Ali Serdar Yakut | Chief Information Office | Turkish Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Charlotte Svensson, EVP and Chief Information Office, SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Ricardo Cerri, Chief Technology Officer, Corporacion America Uruguay

Dee Waddell, Global Managing Director, Travel And Transportation, IBM

Dee Waddell | Global Managing Director, Travel And Transportation | IBM » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Martine Van Der Lee, Director Social Media, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Glenn Morgan, Head Of Digital Business Transformation, International Airlines Group

Glenn Morgan | Head Of Digital Business Transformation | International Airlines Group » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Amy Burr, Managing Director, Operations And Partnerships, JetBlue Technology Ventures

Patrick Brannelly, Senior Vice President Of Customer Experience, Inflight Entertainment And Connectivity, Emirates

Hari K Marar, Managing Director And Chief Executive Officer, Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru

Ming Qiong Chen, Vice President, China Lucky Air

Ming Qiong Chen | Vice President | China Lucky Air » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Berit Schmitz, Vice President Corporate Development And Corporate Controlling, Hannover Airport

Brian Cobb, Chief Innovation Officer, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Int'l Airport

Brian Cobb | Chief Innovation Officer | Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Int'l Airport » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Lisa Goode, Social Business Director, Southwest Airlines

Kai Ling Ting, Senior Manager Strategy And Innovation, Digital And Innovation, Etihad Aviation Group

Lennart Dobravsky, Director Of Research And Intelligence, Lufthansa Innovation Hub GmbH,

Avi Mannis, Senior Vice President Of Marketing, Hawaiian Airlines

Louise Garratt, Senior Payments Manager, easyJet

Lis Blair, Chief Marketing Officer, easyJet

V.Y Duong, Innovation Project Manager, American Airlines

Yago Casanovas, Head Of Payment And Fraud, Air Europa

Julio Toro, Chief Information Officer, Copa Airlines

Maria Paula Duque, Senior Vice President Of Strategic Relations And Customer Experience, Avianca

Jonathan Keane, Managing Director, Accenture

Shahar Markovitch, Chief Digital And Information Officer, El Al Israel Airlines

Nitin Sethi, Vice President Of Digital, IndiGo

Jay Chauhan, Industry Head, Travel, Google

Alvaro Coromina Sanz, It Director, Evelop Airlines

Angeline Khoo, Vice President Customer Experience, Singapore Airlines Limited

Dara Brady, Digital Director, Ryanair Limited

Sébastien Couturier, Head Of Innovation And Corporate Venture, Groupe A.D.P.

Wayne Madhlangobe, Director Of Artificial Intelligence, Air Canada

Karl Sandlund, EVP Commercial, SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Miguel Ferreira, Ifec Manager, TAP Portugal

Miguel Ferreira | Ifec Manager | TAP Portugal » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Sinead Finn, Founder, Affinnity Ltd

Sinead Finn | Founder | Affinnity Ltd » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Lars Sande, Senior Vice President, Sales And Distribution, Norwegian

Lars Sande | Senior Vice President, Sales And Distribution | Norwegian » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Xuewu Wang, Founder And Head Of Data Labs, China Eastern Airlines

Jacqueline Ulrich, CCO, Smartvel

Cristian Ortiz, Vice President Ancillary Revenue And Distribution, LATAM Airlines

Cristian Ortiz | Vice President Ancillary Revenue And Distribution | LATAM Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Tanner Huysman, Director, Ancillary Products, Spirit Airlines

Tanner Huysman | Director, Ancillary Products | Spirit Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Roland Jaggi, Cco, AEGEAN AIRLINES

Johanna Jakala, Chief Marketing Officer, Finnair

Mike Malik, Chief Marketing Officer, Cirium

Harald Deprosse, Managing Director, Miles & More GmbH

Guy Johnson, News Anchor, Journalist And Aviation Enthusiast, Bloomberg

Amandine Thomas, Project Manager, One Id, International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Kian Gould, Chief Executive Officer And Founder, AOE

Ido Biger, Chief Data Officer, El Al Israel Airlines

Rocky Wang, Vice President - Marketing, China West Airlines

Rocky Wang | Vice President - Marketing | China West Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Ash Jokhoo, Chief Information Office, Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays

Mike Slone, Travel Principal, PROS

Mike Slone | Travel Principal | PROS » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Fraser Brown, Retail Director, Heathrow Express

Barbara Van Koppen, Senior Vice President Corporate Center And General Counsel, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Himanshu Joshi, Senior Manager Innovation, Km And Digital Learning, Qatar Airways

Tal Kalderon, Head Of Inflight Entertainment And Connectivity, Content And Media, El Al Israel Airlines

Sid Krishna, Head Of Loyalty And Cobrand, Spirit Airlines

Gilles Mascaras, Head Of Product - Digital Transformation And Innovation, Etihad

Gilles Mascaras | Head Of Product - Digital Transformation And Innovation | Etihad » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Tina Larson, Managing Director, Sales Analytics, Distribution And Planning, Hawaiian Airlines

Tina Larson | Managing Director, Sales Analytics, Distribution And Planning | Hawaiian Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Xavier Lagardere, Vice President Of Distribution, Lufthansa Group

Jo Rowan, Associate Director of Strategy, PriestmanGoode

Amy Ruddock, VP of Corporate Development, Virgin Atlantic Airways

Nik Laming, General Manager Of Loyalty, Cebu Pacific Air

Rachel Mesa, Senior Manager - E-Commerce Operations, Sun Country Airlines

Martin Mitev, Assistant Senior Vice President Flight Operations, Air Baltic

Jill Nye, Director Of Inflight Services, TUI Group

Jill Nye | Director Of Inflight Services | TUI Group » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Anthony Woodman, Vice President Customer Loyalty, Virgin Atlantic Airways

Mark Nasr, Vice President, Loyalty And E-Commerce, Air Canada

Marco Contento, Vice President Aviation Business Services, IBS Software

Kam Jandu, Chief Commercial Officer, Budapest Airport

Kam Jandu | Chief Commercial Officer | Budapest Airport » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Fabien Nestmann, Head Of Global Public Affairs And Special Projects, Volocopter

Stephane Druet, SVP Global Head of Product & Marketing, CellPoint Digital

Kirstin Mccarthy, Head of Sustainability, Birmingham Airport Ltd

Gabriel Perdiguero, Chief Transformation Officer, Iberia

Gabriel Perdiguero | Chief Transformation Officer | Iberia » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Zheng Lei, President, IAR - Institute for Aviation Research

Zheng Lei | President | IAR - Institute for Aviation Research » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Jean-Charles Odelé-Gruau, Director, Industry Payment Services, International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Guliz Ozturk, Chief Commercial Officer, PEGASUS AIRLINES

Carolyn Prowse, Chief Commercial Officer, Volaris

Fraser Ralston, Senior E-Commerce And Digital Manager, AGS Airports Ltd

Amit Sagi, Director Of Digital (Cdo), El Al Israel Airlines

Mia Jafari, Incubator Manager, Intelak Incubator

Mia Jafari | Incubator Manager | Intelak Incubator » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Alison Taylor, Senior Vice President Of Global Sales And Distribution, American Airlines

Alison Taylor | Senior Vice President Of Global Sales And Distribution | American Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Jean-Francois Simons, Chief Information Security Officer, Brussels Airlines

Jean-Francois Simons | Chief Information Security Officer | Brussels Airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Leontine Van Laarhoven, Director, Development And Digital Transformation, Air France KLM

Paul Smitton, Chief Executive Officer And Managing Director, Asia Miles Ltd

Alexander Csidei, Social Media Hub Manager, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Nikki Humphrey, Chief People Officer, Virgin Atlantic Airways

Jennifer Rea, Account and Client Relationship Manager, Attached Language Intelligence

David Gunnarsson, Chief Executive Officer, Dohop

Guido Woska, Head Of Passenger Experience Design, Lufthansa Group

Bahadir Aktan, Head Of Information Technology And Passenger Solutions, PEGASUS AIRLINES

Bahadir Aktan | Head Of Information Technology And Passenger Solutions | PEGASUS AIRLINES » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Eric Plantaz, Regional Vice President, Europe, Inmarsat

Eric Plantaz | Regional Vice President, Europe | Inmarsat » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Brian Sumers, Senior Aviation Business Editor, Skift

Brian Sumers | Senior Aviation Business Editor | Skift » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Daniel Engberg, Head Of Ai and It Strategy, SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Aileen Mccormack, Chief Commercial Officer, CarTrawler

Aileen Mccormack | Chief Commercial Officer | CarTrawler » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Kerstin Lomb, Chief Marketing Officer, Sunexpress Airlines

Sophie Boschetto, Digital Project Manager, Air France

Sophie Boschetto | Digital Project Manager | Air France » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Jorma Nieminen, Head Of Ancillary Sales And Payments, Finnair

Alexander Roy, Head Of Strategy, MAG Airports

Milad Memarzadeh, Senior Scientist, Data Sciences Group, Intelligent Systems Division, NASA

Mike Robinson, Head Of Ancillary Revenue, Frontier Airlines

Kai Schilb, Head Of Payment, Lufthansa Group

Paul Rombeek, Global Head Of Sales, Jetstar

Matthew Gorman, Sustainability Director, Heathrow

Matthew Gorman | Sustainability Director | Heathrow » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Jim Davidson, President And Chief Executive Officer, Farelogix

Jim Davidson | President And Chief Executive Officer | Farelogix » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Emre Yavuz, Manager Of Advanced Analytics And Customer Data Management, Turkish Airlines

Henry Harteveldt, President, Atmosphere Research Group

Henry Harteveldt | President | Atmosphere Research Group » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Michael Gill, Executive Director, ATAG

Marja Ojala, Lead Designer, IFEC, Finnair

Aditi Mehta, Solutions Strategy Director, PROS

Aditi Mehta | Solutions Strategy Director | PROS » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Eivind Weldingh Christiansen, Senior Vice President Digital Innovation, Norwegian Air Shuttle

Eivind Weldingh Christiansen | Senior Vice President Digital Innovation | Norwegian Air Shuttle » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Eric Nordling, Senior Vice President Product Management And Data Science, Accelya

Eric Nordling | Senior Vice President Product Management And Data Science | Accelya » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Ivy Chang, Payment Platform Manager, Cathay Pacific Airways

Meherwan Polad, Vice President, Global Sales And Business Development, Commercial Aviation, ViaSat, Inc.

Meherwan Polad | Vice President, Global Sales And Business Development, Commercial Aviation | ViaSat, Inc. » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Norman Haughton, Director of IFEC Product and Analytics, Air Canada

Megan Beardsley, Head Of Airline Retailing, ATPCO

Guillaume Laporte, Chief Executive Officer, Mindsay

Maya Hagoel, Head of Business Development - EMEA & APAC, Riskified

Richard Clarke, Chief Executive Officer, T.2.R.L.

Steve Tan, Director Customer Success EMEA, Airship

Uschi Schulte-Sasse, Senior Vice President Aviation, INFORM GmbH

Stanislava Yordanova, Senior Product Marketing Manager, PROS

Stanislava Yordanova | Senior Product Marketing Manager | PROS » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Christian Selchau-Hansen, CEO, Formation

Bayram Annakov, Chief Executive Officer, App in the Air

Dylan Itzikowitz, Investor, Founders Factory

Jag Sandhu, Product Owner, IFEC, Westjet

Christiaan Hen, Chief Customer Officer, Assaia

Richard Goodhead, Senior Vice President - Marketing - Civil Aerospace, Rolls-Royce

Mike Parkinson, Uk General Manager And Director Of Travel, Trustly Group Ab

David Fox, Vice President Of Inflight Services And Connectivity, Deutsche Telekom AG

David Fox | Vice President Of Inflight Services And Connectivity | Deutsche Telekom AG » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Paul Martin, Associate Vice President, Passenger Reservations Solutions, IBS Software

Wenzhong Yang, Vice President, Guilin airlines

Wenzhong Yang | Vice President | Guilin airlines » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Natalia Gorina, Commercial Director Global Transportation, South Pole

Al Tredinnick, Head Of Business Development, 15below

Al Tredinnick | Head Of Business Development | 15below » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Mike Barrera, Chief Product Officer, Radixx International

Mike Barrera | Chief Product Officer | Radixx International » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Ian Reyner, Chief Executive Officer, Air Black Box

Steve Greb, Director, Global Enterprise Sales, Soti Inc

Steve Greb | Director, Global Enterprise Sales | Soti Inc » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Mike Thompson, Head Of Sales, Emea And Americas, Navitaire an Amadeus company

Mike Thompson | Head Of Sales, Emea And Americas | Navitaire an Amadeus company » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Stephen Topliss, Vice President Product Strategy, LexisNexis Risk Solutions

Jason Coverston, Director, Optimization Products, Navitaire, an Amadeus company

Jason Coverston | Director, Optimization Products | Navitaire, an Amadeus company » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Jonathan Savitch, Chief Commercial Officer, Routehappy by ATPCO

Ron Chapman, President, AS-IP Tech

Ron Chapman | President | AS-IP Tech » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Fernando Amaral, Director of Marketing, Unbabel

Fernando Amaral | Director of Marketing | Unbabel » speaking at World Aviation Festival

Anurag Sahay, Vice President, AI and Data Sciences, Nagarro, Inc.

Anurag Sahay | Vice President, AI and Data Sciences | Nagarro, Inc. » speaking at World Aviation Festival

David White, Vice President Of MarketDevelopment, Cirium

Andrew Hurst, Head Architect, 2e Systems

Madhu Unnikrishnan, Editor, Skift Airline Weekly