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AIR Hackathon

​The AIR Hackathon is a round-the-clock experience for developers to take Airline Industry Retailing (AIR) to the next level by combining IATA standards, data and other travel industry related APIs. Our next AIR Hackathon in Lapland will include NDC and Blockchain challenges.

November 30 - December 2, 2018 Lapland, Finland Hullu Poro Areena
Open to Developers

Welcome to the IATA AIR Hackathon, a round-the-clock experience which comprises:

  • One week ideation phase to prepare your project around leisure & business travel
  • A 28 hour coding experience in Santa’s home town, Lapland to work on your projects and pitch ideas to a team of industry experts and mentors
  • A 6-week incubation phase to ensure the winning ideas have the potential to become strong and successful business cases and the possibility to pitch these ideas at industry forums

During the AIR Hackathon you will be asked to build solutions to enhance airline’s retailing capabilities. We will ask you to address at least one of the related challenges by using at least one of the NDC APIs available at the event. In parallel, you will be able to attend some of the workshops that will take place on-site and gain access to mentors that will support you through the Hackathon experience.

We are thrilled to have the last AIR Hackathon of the year in such a magical location and can only hope for Santa to make our wish to take airline retailing to the our next level become true!


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