Event report on IATA NDCHack SFO

   August 29, 2017    Comments Off on Event report on IATA NDCHack SFO

Many creative concepts to improve passenger experience were demonstrated on Sunday at the end of the IATA NDC Hackathon SFO, and I’ve included a description of the ideas and details about the winners below. (For more views on hackathons in general, please read my report on the NDCHack in Dublin featured in Tnooz.)

The SFO #NDCHack took place at LinkedIn offices in Sunnyvale, California over the weekend (25-27 August) with 80+ developers taking part in the contest. The developers formed 22 teams, 17 of whom completed and demonstrated a prototype in just 28 hours. IATA and the API providers provided tech support for the APIs, while travel industry mentoring and advice was provided by myself, airline and IATA industry experts, and Aurélie Krau of Festive Road.

Read more in LinkedIn Pulse.