This April enter a world of smart innovations for future airports

Event Airport Show 2019
Organiser Reed Exhibitions FZ LLC
Event Date 29.04.2019
Press Release Date 28.01.2019

Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority,
Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airlines and Group

Airport Show

29 April – 1 May 2019 | Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre
The world is becoming smarter and so is the global airport business
The future Smart Airport will aid end-to-end communication and information exchange between the entire airport eco-system that includes airport authorities and operators, passengers, security systems, air-traffic control systems and other stakeholders.
The new theme at this year’s Airport Show taking place on 29 April – 1 May 2019 will highlight over 50 smart solution providers, host world-class speakers
debating the future of the smart airport business, a new Innovation Hub and more – overall representing everything ‘smart’ dedicated to our industry.


Smart Airports Conference – Day 1 GALF
20 elite industry professionals will gather to present their vision on Smart Solutions integration and implementation in the airport industry. 150+ delegates will gather to hear what’s next for our exciting industry.
Speakers include:

Ivano Iannelli
CEO, Dubai Carbon
Ivano is an award-winning environmental economist who leverages 20 years of private sector and United Nations experience to help businesses transit to low-carbon models and improve resource efficiency He will discuss what a sustainable model should look like which satisfies social, economic & environmental factors in an airport environment.

Erik Scherff
Head of Business Technology Center, Schiphol
Erik works in Passenger IT Services for a CIO Office (Cyber Security Center, IT Architecture, Portfolio Management, Risk Management). He will debate the need to implement AI and Digital transformation in Smart Airports while keeping in mind the greener side of operations.

Javed Malik
COO, Bangalore International Airport Limited
Javed is an aviation executive who had played several leadership roles in Airlines, Ground Handling and Airport Operations. Now as Chief Operating Officer for Bangalore International Airport Ltd, he has been tasked with managing the operational excellence at the existing Airport as well as with helping to build and develop the new terminal and runway. He will be discussing how the transformation of Smart Airports will take place in developing countries.


Smart Airport’s Innovation Trail
We will be selecting the most intriguing smart innovations from our exhibitors to be part of the new Smart Airports’ Innovation Trail. All exhibitors who offer smart solutions will be highlighted on the website, our new mobile app and the show floor so there is no way you will miss them!



Innovation Hub
This exciting new concept on the show floor will invite 10 innovative global start-ups to present their disruptive technologies for the airport industry and share their vision on the future of airport operations. See them first at Airport Show Dubai!


Live Seminar Stage
Look out for our free of charge CPD accredited sessions that will gather over 30 companies sharing case studies, best practices and new products servicing the industry that exist on the market today.



Featured exhibitors:

Rohde & Schwarz will be sharing their expertise on their latest innovative solutions such as the latest quad-redundant voice communications system that offer ATC-grade availability. Based on IP technology, operational concepts such as virtual control centers, where multiple locations are connected to a larger airspace can be implemented.
Visit them on Stand 6200

In the future, airport operators will be expected to be able to transport passengers and their baggage even more quickly and efficiently. Drive technology made by SEW‑EURODRIVE has played a vital role in ensuring smooth transport and logistics procedures at a host of international airports, including Frankfurt, London, Paris, Hong Kong and Sydney.
Visit them on Stand 6230

emaratech has been at the forefront of the global automatic boarding gate market and has recently teamed up with DELL EMC to further the success of Dubai Airports and Seaports. Providing a seamless and exemplary travel experience with advanced border access & control systems and solutions, emaratech will have some exciting solutions on their stand – watch this space.
Visit them on Stand 4120
Read more about the Smart Airports theme at Airport Show, ATC Forum and Airport Security Middle East here


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