2019 Speakers

2019 Speakers will appear on this page (in stages) once they have accepted our invitation or been accepted to speak at the conference.

25 more speakers will be announced on this page each week up until the Conference Programme is produced.

Over 375 expert speakers will be announced in total!

Abdulrahman Bukhari, Manager Strategic Projects Planning, Saudi Arabian Airlines, SAUDI ARABIA
Abhi Chacko, Head of IT Commercial & Innovation, Gatwick Airport Ltd, UK
Aimen Ahmed Al Hosni, CEO, Oman Airports, OMAN
Alan Xavier Tan, Vice President Aerodrome Safety & Aviation Security, Changi Airport Group (Singapore) Pte Ltd, SINGAPORE
Alexandre Bard Villeroy, CIO, RIOgaleão Rio de Janeiro International Airport, BRAZIL
Alexis Long, Head of Security Intelligence, Heathrow, UK
André van den Berg, Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, NETHERLANDS
Andrew Moore, Interim Director of Aviation, Greater Rochester International Airport, USA
Aude Ferrand, Chief Retail Officer, Groupe ADP, FRANCE
Azli Mohamed, Chief Strategy Officer, Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad, MALAYSIA
Barry Weekes, Head of Design, Heathrow, UK
Bart van Bussel, Security Director Intelligence & Regulations, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, NETHERLANDS
Ben Green, Non Aero Director, London Stansted Airport, UK
Bonnie Hayes, Analyst, Customer Accessibility, American Airlines, USA
Brandon Woodruff, Baggage Implementation Manager, Delta Air Lines, USA
Brian Engle, Director of Customer Experience, Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, USA
Carmen de Pagés, VP Planning and Strategy, Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen, PANAMA
Cathy Nyfors, Manager, Customer Care & Guest Relations, Vancouver Airport Authority, CANADA
Charudatta Deshmukh, Director - Urban Planning , GVK - Mumbai International Airport, INDIA
Chintan Shukla, Vice President - Design & Projects, GVK - Mumbai International Airport, INDIA
Chris Chan, Assistant General Manager, Airport Authority Hong Kong, HONG KONG
Chris Woodroofe, Chief Operating Officer, Gatwick Airport, UK
Daniel Ketchibachian, General Manager, Ezeiza International Airport - Aeropuertos Argentina 2000, ARGENTINA
Dawn Huckson, National Coordinator, Counter Weapons Threat Team - Aviation Protective Security, Counter Terrorism Policing HQ, UK
Dennis Iskra, Director of Architecture, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, USA
Eduardo Chamberlain, Director of Planning and Engineering, Juan Santamaria International Airport, COSTA RICA
Elisabeth Le Masson, Delegate for Economic Promotion and Jobs Creation, Groupe ADP, FRANCE
Elizabeth Leavitt, Senior Director, Environment & Sustainability, Port of Seattle, USA
Els Kindt, Senior Legal Researcher - Associate Professor - Lawyer, KU Leuven - Universiteit Leiden, BELGIUM
Emanuel Fleuti, Head of Environment, Flughafen Zürich AG, SWITZERLAND
Eric Kaler, Senior Director, Airline Security, Hawaiian Airlines, USA
Esben Kolind, Head of Operational & Business Analysis, Copenhagen Airport, DENMARK
Esther Christine Nitsche, Project Director, Fraport AG, GERMANY
Fiona Carleton, Future Heathrow, Director, Heathrow, UK
Fraser Brown, Retail Director, Heathrow, UK
Gaëtan Gagné, President and Chief Executive Officer, Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, CANADA
Gema Martin Egea, Head Services, Maintenance and Airport Quality division, Aena, SPAIN
George Davies, Head of Expansion Sustainability & Environment,Heathrow, UK
Geraldine Lundy, Passenger Accessibility Manager, Virgin Atlantic Airways, UK
Guilian Preud'homme, Airport Planning Manager, Brussels Airport Company, BELGIUM
Heikki Koski, Chief Digital Officer, Finavia Corporation, FINLAND
Hiosvany Muina, North America Airports Regional Manager, Copa Airlines, USA
Iain Groak, Vice President Environmental Affairs, Qatar Airways, QATAR
Ilias Maragakis, Chief Operating Officer, Fraport Greece, GREECE
Jakrapop Charatsri, Vice President (Environment), Airports of Thailand PLC, THAILAND
James Cornelius, Public Transport Strategy Lead, Heathrow, UK
Jan Richards, Head of Insights & Planning, Dublin Airport, IRELAND
Jim Marriott, President, JM Consulting, CANADA
John Holland-Kaye, Chief Executive, Heathrow, UK
Jonathan Coen, Customer Relations & Service Director, Heathrow, UK
Juan R Matas Sebastia, Operations Manager, AENA - Palma De Mallorca, SPAIN
Karan Singh, Head of Aviation Security Risk Management, Luthansa Group, GERMANY
Kashif Khalid, Regional Director - Africa & Middle East (APCS), IATA, JORDAN
Katherine Goudreau, Managing Director, American Airlines, USA
Kathy Haley, Chief Experience Officer, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, USA
Keith Slotter, Vice President - Security, JetBlue Airways, USA
Kiersten Fishburn, Chief Executive Officer, Liverpool City Council, AUSTRALIA
Kim Day, CEO, Denver International Airport, USA
Kim Gray, Head of Commercial Planning and Development, Heathrow Expansion, Heathrow, UK
Kim Laursen, Baggage Design Lead, Heathrow Airport Ltd, UK
Kimmo Mäki, CEO, Finavia Corporation, FINLAND
Kjeld Binger, Chief Executive Officer, Queen Alia International Airport/AIG, JORDAN
Krum Garkov, Executive Director, eu-LISA, ESTONIA
Linda Ristagno, Manager - External Affairs, IATA, SWITZERLAND
Lorcan Tyrell, Head of Development, Dublin Airport Central - Dublin Airport, IRELAND
Manuel Martin Gutierrez Sola Aguilera, Chief Commercial Officer, Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR)/AEROSTAR, MEXICO
Maria del Mar Badia Colet, Ground Operations Performance Manager, AENA, SPAIN
Marion Town, Director, Environment, Vancouver Airport Authority, CANADA
Martín Eurnekian, CEO, Corporación América Airports, ARGENTINA
Mary Kerins, Head of Health, Safety, Sustainability and Environment, DAA, IRELAND
Matt Gorman, Director of Sustainability, Heathrow, UK
Matthew Vaughn, Director of Security, IATA, CANADA
Maurice Jenkins, Director Information Systems & Telecom, Miami Dade Aviation Department, USA
Meenal Varsani, Head of Customer Channels, Heathrow, UK
Michael Hardin, Director, Policy and Planning, US Customs and Border Protection, USA
Michael McMillan, Vice President – Facilities Management, Hamad International Airport, QATAR
Michael Zaddach, SVP Service Division Information Technology, Flughafen München GmbH, GERMANY
Mohamad AlAgha, Acting Head of Business Solutions, Abu Dhabi Airports, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Nicholas Best, Security Risk Manager, Heathrow, UK
Nina Smith, Senior Advisor-Aviation Security Regulation, CAA, UK
Oliver Bausinger, Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), GERMANY
Oliver Weiss, COO, Pulkovo Airport (St Petersburg), RUSSIA
Patrick Bohl, Head of Retail and Advertising, Budapest Airport, HUNGARY
Patrick Heck, Chief Commercial Officer, Denver International Airport, USA
Peter Daleym, Director - Hamad International Airport Expansion Project, Qatar Civil Aviation Authority, QATAR
Peter Drissell, Director of Aviation Security, CAA UK
Rachel Bulford, Head of Retail, Gatwick Airport Limited, UK
Rachel Thompson, Head of Sustainability, Gatwick Airport, UK
Richard Higgins, Head of Surface Access, Gatwick Airport, UK
Satyaki Raghunath, Chief Strategy & Development Officer, Bangalore International Airport Limited, INDIA
Simon Venzal, Head of Coasts and Borders Department, Guardia Civil, SPAIN
Simon Wilcox, Passenger Automation Programme Lead, Heathrow Airport, UK
Stephan Millescamps, Passenger Services Architecture Payment & Innovations Manager, Air France/KLM, FRANCE
Steve McCusker, Head of Airside Operations, MAG (Airports Group), UK
Stewart Wingate, Chief Executive Officer, Gatwick Airport, UK
Stuart Birrell, Chief Information Officer (CIO), Heathrow, UK
Suhail Kamil Kadri, Vice President Technology & Innovation, Hamad International Airport, QATAR
Sujata Suri, Vice President Strategy & Customer Experience, Hamad International Airport, QATAR
Suresh Khadakbhavi, General Manager Innovation Lab, Bangalore International Airport Ltd, INDIA
Tanja Dik, Director of Consumer Products & Services, NETHERLANDS
Ted Anasis, Manager - Airport Planning, San Diego County Regional Airport Authority, USA
Thor Thoeneie, CEO, Oslo Airport City, NORWAY
Tom Willis, Security Director, Heathrow, UK
Tomaso Barilli, Head of Environment, Energy, Occupational Heath & Safety, Aeroporto Marconi di Bologna, ITALY
Tony Caccavone, Surface Access Director, Heathrow, UK
Tony Roach, Senior Director, Customer Experience, Southwest Airlines, USA
Urs Haldimann, Head Legal and International Affairs, FOCA, SWITZERLAND
Wenxiong Ye, Manager, Baggage Handling System, Changi Airport Group (Singapore) Pte Ltd, SINGAPORE
Yacine Kebe, Safety - Environment - Quality Manager, Dakar Blaise Diagne Airport – LAS, SENEGAL
Yorick Buys, Head of Business Development Ground Ops, Brussels Airlines, BELGIUM

You can look through Speakers from the past three years of Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE, and which topics they covered.

  • O78A0831.jpg
  • O78A9649.jpg
  • IMG_0400.jpg
  • IMG_0399.jpg
  • O78A0708.jpg
  • O78A9642.jpg
  • O78A9969.jpg
  • O78A0092.jpg
  • O78A9917.jpg
  • O78A1127.jpg
  • IMG_0416.jpg
  • O78A1179.jpg
  • IMG_0386.jpg
  • O78A0390.jpg
  • O78A0578.jpg
  • O78A0128.jpg
  • IMG_0419.jpg
  • O78A1174.jpg
  • O78A1052.jpg
  • O78A0306.jpg

For information about speaking at Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE 2019 please contact Janine McEvilly, Conference Director, Passenger Terminal CONFERENCE at

Visit the Testimonials and Review pages to see what delegates and speakers have to say!



First-time attendee – I thoroughly enjoyed it. Exhibition is useful and diversified
Pierre Charbonneau, Director Passenger & Facilitation, IATA, CANADA





Passenger Terminal Today Magazine

Click here for free magazine subscription + media pack