APEX Media Director Maryann Simson To Moderate World Aviation Festival Panel
World Aviation Festival 2020 will take place virtually from September 23 to 25, and APEX Media director Maryann Simson has been tapped to moderate a session focusing on in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC). On September 23 at 11:30 a.m. BST, she will interview Patrick Brannelly, divisional VP of Customer Experience, In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity, Emirates, about the future of IFEC and retail post-COVID-19. Following the interview, at 11:50 a.m., Simson will moderate a panel discussion on the long-term impact of contactless travel on IFEC and ways to keep the product relevant. Brannelly will join panelists Tal Kalderon, content media and IFEC manager, El Al Israel, and Ultan O'Brien, head of Global Sales for IFE and Connected Platform (IFEC+), Viasat. Airlines and airports can sign up for complimentary access.