ACI APA 2018, ISSUE 02
In focus: Passenger facilitation
Airport profile: Osaka’s airport system
Review: ACI Asia-Pacific’s 13th Regional Conference
Plus: Industry & World Business Partner news
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View from the top
Regional director, Patti Chau, reflects on the latest traffic trends, new airport infrastructure, ACI Asia-Pacific’s growing influence across the region and some past and future events.
A snapshot of some of the biggest stories from across the region.
Back to the future
Joe Bates looks back at April’s ACI Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly, Conference and Exhibition in Narita and discussions about the future challenges and opportunities facing the region’s airports.
Seminars, symposiums and the election of a new president make the headlines this June/July, writes Vivian Fung.
Investing in Japan
Emmanuel Menanteau, Co-CEO of Kansai Airports, tells Joe Bates more about Kansai Airports’ ambitions for Osaka’s airports and the Japanese market.
Easy come, easy go!
Sumesh Patel, SITA’s Asia Pacific president, argues that biometric technology will play a key role in ensuring faster, more efficient and safer passenger journeys through airports in the future.
Better by design
Arup associate director and aviation security specialist, Stacey Peel, reflects on the challenges of designing the airport of the future and reveals a new passenger processing concept that could help eliminate queues at airports.
Gensler’s Keith Thompson and Terence Young and Heerim’s Byungkoo Lee tell us more about the concepts behind the design of Incheon International Airport’s impressive new Terminal 2.
Easy does it!
Airbiz managing director, Greg Fordham, tells Asia-Pacific Airports more about the company’s new Express Access Swing intelligent (EASi) Gates concept.
Asia-Pacific Airports reports on the latest industry and World Business Partner news from across the region.