Posts by APEX Admin

APEX in Profile: Fran Philips

Fran Philips Senior Vice-President of Airline Affairs Gogo Fran leads the negotiations of airline agreements and ensures Gogo’s compliance with its contractual obligations. She has also worked in product development and marketing at American Airlines, Sony Trans Com and Connexion… Read more

Alaska Airlines wins Best Overall in the North America Region at the regional Passenger Experience Awards

PHOTOS: Passenger Choice Awards at APEX TECH June 2018

APEX Insight: On June 20, 2018 during the APEX TECH event in Los Angeles, the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) announced the winners of its regional Passenger Choice Awards (PCAs) for North/South America and Europe. The awards recognize airlines for excellence… Read more

PHOTOS: APEX TECH June 2018 in Los Angeles

More than 150 representatives from global airlines and suppliers attended the June 2018 APEX TECH event in Los Angeles, the leading technical forum to address technologies, content, revenue opportunities and innovations shaping the aviation industry. APEX CEO Joe Leader stated,… Read more

APEX TECH June 2018: Takeaways from Day Two

APEX TECH June 2018: Takeaways from Day Two

Day two of APEX TECH featured speakers from Aeroméxico, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, Venera Technologies, castLabs, Amazon Web Services, RazorSecure and more. Topics addressed included cloud-based in-flight entertainment, content protection challenges, cybersecurity and personalization. IFE IN THE CLOUD A panel moderated by Michael… Read more

APEX TECH June 2018: Takeaways From Day One

Michael Childers, Technology Committee Chair & APEX Board Member, opened the June 2018 APEX TECH conference by first introducing the members of the APEX Technical Committee, and then by welcoming all attendees. In what’s become a tradition at APEX TECH,… Read more

APEX in Profile: Tal Kalderon

APEX in Profile: Tal Kalderon

Tal Kalderon Content and Media Manager EL AL Israel Airlines Tal has worked in the media field for more than 25 years. He began as a television producer and director, and in 2006 was invited to be El Al’s consultant for… Read more

APEX in Profile: Lauren Fleming

APEX in Profile: Lauren Fleming

Lauren Fleming Senior Research & Development Scientist STG Aerospace Lauren graduated from the University of Dundee with a PhD in experimental physics. At STG Aerospace, she is involved in developing new products, researching the next big thing in electrical lighting,… Read more

APEX in Profile: Babar Rahman

APEX in Profile: Babar Rahman

Babar Rahman Senior Manager, Global Sponsorships, CSR and In-Flight Entertainment/Connectivity Qatar Airways Babar is responsible for driving global sponsorships, community relations and in-flight entertainment strategies at Qatar Airways. Under his leadership, the airline relaunched its IFE system, enhanced content selection,… Read more