Pre-Conference Workshop

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM SITA: Invitation-only closed door workshop (please enquire)

SITA is the communications and IT solution provider that transforms air travel through technology
for airlines, at airports, on aircraft and at borders. Our portfolio covers everything from managed
global communications and infrastructure services, to eAircraft, passenger management, baggage,
self-service, airport and border management solutions. Owned 100% by more than 400 air transport
industry members, we have a unique understanding of air transport industry needs and place a strong
emphasis on technology innovation.
Nearly every airline and airport in the world does business with SITA and our border management
solutions are used by more than 40 governments. With a presence at more than 1,000 airports around
the world and a customer service team of 2,000-plus staff, we deliver unmatched service to more than
2,800 customers in more than 200 countries.
This invitation only workshop will look at:
J Bringing together selected Governments and Carriers to discuss the challenges of acquiring good
quality passenger data for effective risk assessment
J Exploring what defines data quality to both a Government and Carrier
J Understanding how acquisition can be approved by sharing best practice and what mechanism’s
exist today that illustrate how data quality and validation can assist both government and carriers
to meet their compliance obligations
J Does compliance enforcement work? Discussing best practice and available methods
J Carrier Engagement and Certification – what works for Government and Carriers?
J Discussing best practice and available methods

Todd Frew, Former First Assistant Secretary, Australian Department
of Immigration, Australian Department of Immigration