Blockchain In Travel
Blockchain In Travel
JetBlue Technology Ventures

BLOCKCHAIN IN TRAVEL SUMMIT

MARCH 20, 2019 // NEW YORK CITY

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ABOUT THE SUMMIT

Blockchain technology is improving the travel, transport, and hospitality industries - making them more seamless, secure, and efficient. Companies and startups of all sizes are experimenting with blockchain to improve operations, distribution, loyalty, and more. JetBlue Technology Ventures is convening global practitioners and thought leaders for an invite-only event to explore the current use cases and future impact of blockchain on the industries, and to understand how best to put theory into action.

 
 
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AGENDA

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20

8.30 AM // Breakfast & Registration

9.30 AM // Welcome

  • JetBlue Technology Ventures, Bonny Simi

10.00 AM // Evaluating Blockchain for KLM

  • KLM, Linda Bos

  • Kryha, Tobias disse

10.30 AM // Airline Case Studies (Part I)

  • “BEYOND THE HYPE: Real World Benefits of Loyalty Blockchain Solutions in Action" - Loyyal, Greg Simon

  • “Project DNA - ID Management for Commercial Aviation” - United, Soumit Nandi & IATA, Juan Ivan Martin

11.15 AM // Break

11.45 AM // Panel: Moving The Industry Forward

  • Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI), Lucy Hakobyan

  • Blockchain In Transport Alliance (BiTA), John Kingston

  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection (cbp), Sikina Hasham

  • ibm, david post (moderator)

12.30 PM // Lunch

1.45 PM // Airline Case Studies (Part II)

  • “Building a Foundation for Travel with a Distributed Ledger” - ARC, Paul Barber & Blockskye, Brook Armstrong, Michael Share

  • “Unblocking the travel ecosystem with a zero cost mindset” - Iberia Express, Trevor Griffith Martin & Cirravia, Kolbeinn Arinbjarnarson

  • “SITA Blockchain Use Cases for the Air Transport industry” - SITA, Stephane Cheikh, Barry McLaughlin

2.45 PM // Panel: Investing In Blockchain

  • Pantera, Lauren Stephanian

  • Accenture Ventures, Britney Crooks

  • Consensys Labs, Shawn Cheng

  • Future Perfect Ventures, Jalak Jobanputra

  • jetblue technology Ventures, raj singh (moderator)

3.30 PM // Break

4.00 PM // Fireside Chat: DLT For Hotel Groups

  • Arise, Alex Lamb

  • phocuswire, mitra sorrells

4.30 PM // Panel: Putting Theory Into Action

  • BCG Digital Ventures, Kishore Bhatia

  • Skift, seth borko

  • Plug and Play, Angela Shi

  • amazon web services, lana Kalashnyk

  • post oak labs, tim swanson (moderator)

5.15 PM // Closing Remarks

  • JetBlue Technology Ventures, amy burr

5.30 PM // Cocktails

SPEAKERS

 

Location

COMPANY

 

Company (formerly known as Grand Central Tech) is the first vertical, multi-tenant tech campus at scale in New York. Company curates a collection of startups, entrepreneurs, and enterprises working towards the realization of impactful ideas, together. JetBlue Technology Ventures is proud to be a corporate innovation partner of Company.

 
 
 

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If you're missing out in person, not to worry, we're already planning to hold the event again in 2020!

Questions? Please email ashley@jetblueventures.com

 
 
 
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