John Strickland | Director
JLS Consulting

John Strickland, Director, JLS Consulting

Director John Strickland is a graduate of the University of York and has over 38 years of experience in the airline industry, specialising in network planning and revenue management. He has held senior positions with a number of airlines including British Caledonian, British Airways, KLMuk and Buzz. His experience spans all the major airline business models.

London based JLS Consulting was established in 2003, an air transport consultancy which provides strategic insight and advisory services for clients including airports, airlines, and investors.

John provides expert independent business and financial commentary on the sector for leading global media including the BBC, Sky, Bloomberg and CNN. He is a regular conference chair and moderator at industry events, frequently interviewing leading senior executives.

John is also visiting professor in airline business strategy at Coventry University and a visiting fellow at Cranfield University.

Appearances:



World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 09:00

Keynote Interview: How Ryanair plan to bounce back stronger in 2022

World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 10:30

How is Heathrow evolving and implementing new technologies to help improve operations, generate more non-aero revenue and deliver a more seamless passenger experience?

  • What is the challenge of the increasing adoption of touchless technologies and biometrics?
  • Where are the major pinch points in the airport since the recovery earlier this year?
  • How does Heathrow approach sustainability as part of your net-zero aviation roadmap?

World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 10:45

What will be the challenges of establishing a globally interoperable, technology agnostic, biometric-enabled solution for end-to-end travel?

  • Has public and private sector collaboration increased since the pandemic and how close are we to establishing global standards and frameworks?
  • Understanding the challenges of creating a successful ecosystem of solutions that are interoperable across governments and private stakeholders
  • Looking towards the future potential of biometrics and passenger benefits throughout the journey beyond just security and check-in.

World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 11:00

Why LAWA is investing in digitalization and time saving technology to bring more dimensions to the experience?

  • Reimagining LA International Airport with new modern passenger experiences that are built on a framework of advanced technology
  • Offering your guests a digital first streamlined service from the time they enter the airport until they depart at the gate (The LAX digital marketplace)

World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 11:15

How are global airport operators like Vinci Airports ramping up sustainability efforts as part of their global environmental strategy?

  • Understanding how Vinci Airports are implementing new biometric enabled digital travel assistants?
  • Implementing personalized services and experience in partnership with airlines and retailers at the airport

World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 11:45

Keynote Interview: Kadri Samsunlu, CEO, IGA Istanbul

World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 16:35

Closing Keynote Panel: Start-Up Airlines of the future

  • What opportunities has the pandemic provided for upstart airlines and will the conditions continue to be favorable in 2022 as existing carriers scale back up?
  • As passengers digital expectations increase due to the pandemic how are new business models evolving to deal with these changes?
  • How have these new carriers fared with the lack of business travel and price instability in certain markets?
  • What is the future of low-cost long haul considering the current state of travel demand?
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