SITA showcases innovative technologies that will shape the future of aviation industry at India Air Transport IT Summit 2018


  • The India Air Transport IT Summit is an annual event hosted by SITA and supported by all leading Industry Associations, Partners and Aviation Stakeholders in India
  • The theme for the fifth edition of India Air Transport IT Summit 2018 is ‘Evolving Air Travel. The Digital Transformation’ which will explore the big techno-trends and practices that will underpin digital transformation of aviation industry
  • The two-day event will take place on 22nd-23rd March at the Fairmont Hotel in Jaipur

The civil aviation industry in India is growing rapidly and has emerged as one of the fastest growing industries in the country in the last three years. In fact, India is currently on a path to become the third-largest aviation market by 2020.

With such growth, the air transport industry will witness a major shift in the use of innovative technologies to meet fast evolving needs and opportunities. Airlines, airports and other stakeholders are transforming rapidly, enabled by new technology trends that is evolving air travel through digital transformation

In such dynamic scenario, forums like India Air Transport IT Summit help to transform the intent into a decisive roadmap. The India Air Transport IT Summit, in its fifth year, will take place on 22-23 March, 2018 at the Fairmont Hotel, Jaipur. SITA will be showcasing cutting-edge technologies that will help shape the future of travel technology in India and meet the challenge of growing passenger numbers. These innovations will include biometrics, artificial intelligence, blockchain, mixed reality and robotics.

This leading pan-industry forum will bring together top executives from Air India, Airports Authority of India, Spicejet, Go Air, Hyderabad Airport, Cochin International Airport, Mumbai International Airport, Chandigarh International Airport, Ras Al Khaimah Airport, Ethopian Airlines, Jet Airways, AERA, KPMG, CAPA, SITA and SITA Lab.

About SITA

SITA is the communications and IT solution provider that transforms air travel through technology for airlines, at airports and on aircraft. The company’s portfolio covers everything from managed global communications and infrastructure services, to eAircraft, passenger management, baggage, self-service, airport and border management solutions. Owned 100% by more than 400 air transport industry members, SITA has a unique understanding of its needs and places a strong emphasis on technology innovation.

Nearly every airline and airport in the world does business with SITA and its border management solutions are used by more than 30 governments. With a presence at more than 1,000 airports around the world and a customer service team of 2,000+ staff, SITA delivers unmatched service to more than 2,800 customers in more than 200 countries.

In 2016, SITA had consolidated revenues of US$1.5 billion. SITA’s subsidiaries and joint ventures include SITAONAIR, CHAMP Cargosystems and Aviareto.

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