Chief Innovation Officer
Brian is a native Cincinnatian and a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, having received his bachelors degree in Aeronautical Science and holding commercial pilot and flight instructor licenses and associated aircraft ratings. He received Airport Council International’s “International Airport Professional (IAP)” designation in 2013. He has over 29 years of aviation experience, working in both airline and airport sectors.
Brian joined CVG Airport in July 2010. He now oversees the Airport’s team of professionals working in the fields of Customer Experience and Terminal Services, Information Technology, and Innovation programming. His deliverables include the creation of strategic competitive and experience advantages through effective facilitation and acquisition of talent and technology. The surrounding Region’s status relies heavily upon CVG Airport’s transportation advocacy, influence, economic excellence and service superiority.
15 November 2021 | 12:25 - 12:55 | Panel discussion: The financially motivated attacker: Implementing robust cyber security programs to protect customer data
The data collection points for airlines and airports are usually dispersed and reside in silos. The highly sophisticated nature of cyber-attacks and their capability to bypass threat detection systems has made data security and privacy a number one concern for cyber security officials. Join us to discover some of the best practices implemented by airports and airlines to ensure safety of their customers.
16 November 2021 | 12:10 - 12:30 | Case study presentation by CVG airport on AI implementation
17 November 2021 | 10:30 - 11:20 | Keynote Panel: Capacity and connectivity: Passenger flights vs freight
The pandemic is accelerating a pre-existing shift to point-to-point travel, smaller planes are flying further distances as passengers avoid stop overs. Passenger aircrafts are being converted to accommodate more cargo, how will this impact cargo capacity, what can governments do to re-establish air connectivity to ensure adequate capacity is available for vaccine distribution and can keep up with ecommerce trends?
18 November 2021 | 10:50 - 11:20 | Panel Discussion: Taking 5G to the skies - Discovering the ROI of 5G implementation
As the market has changed, how is 5G supporting aviation bounce back to normality? How are network providers responding to the demands of the aviation sector? How can airports and airlines support the case for 5G implementation? Get answers to this and more through our interactive panel!