Category: Networks

Region: Asia

India Aero Summit

Studio 5 to 7, Level 1
JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Through collaborations, SES serves the four leading IFEC service providers to date who provide broadband to 78% of all connected planes globally. Now, SES is introducing unique IFEC ecosystem comprised of strategic partners, poised to usher in cost-effective IFEC solutions the AERO industry in India needs to meet the growing demand for fast, seamless aircraft connectivity.

Join us on 24 July in New Delhi, India for SES's India Aero Summit and discover how we are accelerating in-flight entertainment and connectivity in India through strategic and high-value partnerships.

Register now to secure your seat!

Why attend?

This exclusive seminar, conducted by our team of SES AERO specialists and IFEC partners, will outline the current and future trends facing the industry in India, and the efforts you can take now to leverage our teams’ collaborative resources to break into the growing aviation and IFEC market in the country.

Who should attend?

If you are in the airline industry, this seminar is for you: 

  • Domestic airline operators
  • International airline operators
  • Business jet operators
  • Telecommunications companies
  • Technology service providers

Date: 24 July 2019, Wednesday

Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Lunch will be served)

Venue: JW Marriott Hotel New Delhi Aerocity, Level 1, Studio 5 to 7

Please complete the form below to register for the event. 

*Limited Seats*



When What Who
09:00 - 09:30 Registration and welcome refreshments
09:30 - 09:40 Welcome remarks and introduction to SES Harsh Verma, SES Networks
09:40 - 09:55 In-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) Trends Maria Mateo Iborra, SES Networks
09:55 - 10:15 Accelerating IFEC in India Aditya Chatterjee, SES Networks
10:15 - 10:40 High Performance Aero Connectivity Steve Moses, ST Engineering iDirect
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:25 KAero 360 - Ka Band Everywhere, ready for O3b mPOWER Damien Murat, Safran Group - Data Systems
11:25 - 11:50 MRO and System Integrator Partner Lukas Bucher, Lufthansa Technik AG
11:50 - 12:00  Wrap up and closing remarks Harsh Verma, SES Networks
12:00 Onwards Lunch and networking



Meet the industry speakers at the summit! 

Aditya Chatterjee, SVP, Segment Market Management for Aero

Aditya Chatterjee
SVP, Segment Market Management for Aero
SES Networks

Steve Moses, Senior Director, Vertical Market Solutions, ST Engineering iDirect

Steve Moses
Senior Director, Vertical Market Solutions
ST Engineering iDirect

Damien Murat Safran Data Systems

Damien Murat
Business Diversification Director - IFC
Safran Group - Data Systems

Lukas Bucher, Head of Connectivity Programs, Lufthansa Technik AG

Lukas Bucher
Head of Connectivity Programs
Lufthansa Technik AG

Harsh Verma, Sales Director, India and Asia, SES Networks

Harsh Verma
Sales Director, India and Asia
SES Networks

Maria Mateo Iborra, Manager, Segment Market Management for Aero

Maria Mateo Iborra
Manager, Aero Market Segment
SES Networks


SES Networks, together with our partners, are introducing the next-generation IFEC ecosystem in the aviation industry. Know more about the co-presenters below:

ST Engineering iDirect

ST Engineering iDirect: Technology partner

ST Engineering iDirect is the leading ground infrastructure provider to the aeronautical industry with a 46% market share. Today, we power three of the top six major service providers that offer in-flight connectivity services to major global and regional airlines, with over 2,000 planes equipped with our technology onboard.

Using the iDirect Velocity® platform, which is designed to handle unique high-speed mobility challenges, enables our ground infrastructure platform to meet high throughput satellite requirements and contains a comprehensive range of mobility technologies. Our ability to meet challenges over a single system solidifies our leadership role in the aero market.


Safran Data Systems

Safran Group - Data Systems: Equipment partner

Safran Data Systems, the world leader in aeronautical instrumentation, telemetry and communications is an international equipment manufacturer offering a complete range of products and solutions. These cutting-edge equipment are integrated into two core businesses:

• Connecting space for space agencies, satellite and system providers, launch vehicle manufacturers and service operators

• Enabling aerospace testing for airframe manufacturers, missile and system providers, launch vehicles manufacturers, avionics and systems integrators and government test ranges.

Safran Data Systems is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Safran Aerosystems, a tier-1 company of Safran since 2018.

Lufthansa Technik AG

Lufthansa Technik: Systems Integrator and MRO Partner

Lufthansa Technik, the world’s leading MRO provider, specializing in the maintenance, overhaul and modification of aircraft, has put its relationship with its customers on a new basis: “More mobility for the world”. This statement is Lufthansa Technik’s guarantee of optimal availability for its customers’ aircraft. To the customer, this is Lufthansa Technik’s assurance of the mobility and sustained economic operation of his aircraft.

Another aspect of “More mobility for the world” is the promise to offer every customer – whenever, wherever and whatever the situation – the best service possible, a perfect match with his specific needs and operational requirements. Customers can count on Lufthansa Technik’s utmost flexibility, for example, in drawing up the latest technology connectivity solutions suiting the operators specific needs.



JW Marriott Hotel New Delhi Aerocity

Level 1, Studio 5 to 7

Asset Area 4 - Hospitality District
Delhi Aerocity
New Delhi 110037 India

Tel: +91 11 4521 2121

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Joyce Bibby

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