IATA Travel Innovation Competition 2017

IATA Travel Innovation Competition 2017

The Travel Innovation Competition aims to ignite new ideas across the travel industry. Finalists will win a range of prizes such as a sponsored incubation program in the Silicon Valley, a unique opportunity to attend the IATA World Passenger Symposium (WPS), network and present their ideas on stage to all the delegates.

Submit your idea by completing the online Travel Innovation Competition Form with the necessary attachments to support your submission.

Competition Topics

The ideas submitted should be about one of the below topics:

  • Travel payment solutions
  • Travel business intelligence and insights
  • End-to-end travel experience​​

It would be a plus if the idea is leveraging emerging technologies such as:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Virtual Assistants & Chatbots
  • Distributed Ledger technology
  • Advanced Analytics & Machine Learning

​​The judging criteria (pdf) provide more details on how the ideas are assessed by the jury panel (pdf). ​​​​

Awards:-

1st Place

Sponsored incubation program in Silicon Valley by Plug and Play
Sponsored entry and speaking slot at the IATA WPS conference
Sponsored exhibition booth at the IATA WPS conference
Sponsored flight and hotel to the IATA WPS conference

2nd Place

Sponsored IATA incubation program
Sponsored entry and speaking slot at the IATA WPS conference
Sponsored exhibition booth at the IATA WPS conference
Sponsored flight and hotel to the IATA WPS conference

3rd Place

Sponsored entry and speaking slot at the IATA WPS conference
Sponsored exhibition booth at the IATA WPS conference
Sponsored flight and hotel to the IATA WPS conference

Deadline:- 28-07-2017

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