TRB Webinar: Transformations in Wireless Connectivity at Airports

This webinar was posted on 02/26/2024

March 11, 2024 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
0.00 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 1.00 hour(s)
AICP: 1.50 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)

Airports are facing a pressing need to adapt to the growing demand for wireless connectivity, both in terms of implementing tools and providing connectivity. TRB hosted a webinar on Monday, March 11, 2024 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern that provided valuable insights into the evolving landscape of wireless technologies and their applications at airports. Presenters shared how airports can enhance passenger experiences, meet the rising need for high-speed connectivity, and optimize staff communications for a seamless travel environment.  
This webinar was based on ACRP Research Report 242: Transformation in Wireless Connectivity: Guide to Prepare Airports.
This webinar was sponsored by TRB’s Airport Cooperative Research Program.
The slides and recording are available. 

Webinar agenda and presenters

  1. Wireless transformations at airports – Antonio Correas, Skymantics, LLC

  2. Airport connectivity and emerging wireless technologies – Gerard James Hayes, Wireless Research Center

  3. Question and answer session moderated by Sergio Taleisnik, Skymantics, LLC

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.

 Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants can:

  • Understand the evolving landscape of wireless technologies and their applications in airports
  • Use best practices and strategies for addressing the increasing demands for high-speed connectivity services

American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance Credits
This webinar was approved by the American Planning Association (APA) for 1.5 Certification Maintenance (CM) Credits. CM credits provide continuing education opportunities for AICP Certified Planners to continue their professional skills and knowledge. To receive CM credits, Certified Planners should visit the TRB event webpage on American Planning Association and register their participation. If you have problems reporting your CM credits or have general questions about the CM program, please contact the APA
Continuing Education Units for Accredited Airport Executives
The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) provided 1 Continuing Education Units (CEU) to accredited airport executives who attended this webinar. Claim CEUs by visiting For questions about AAAE continuing education units, please contact