Emu Analytics selected as one of International Airlines Group (IAG) Hangar 51 finalists.

Emu Analytics selected as one of International Airlines Group (IAG) Hangar 51 finalists.

Emu Analytics is very proud, honoured and excited to be one of ten companies from over 400 across 40 countries to be selected by International Airlines Group (IAG) to join its third Hangar 51 global accelerator programme in collaboration with British Airways, Avios and IAG Cargo.

Emus will be embedded in the heart of IAG for 10 weeks where they will be working side by side with mentors and experts from across the Group. Emu will be working to provide solutions to issues identified by IAG with a focus on Cargo and Passenger logistics.

Richard Vilton, CEO of Emu Analytics, said;

“This is great recognition for Emu Analytics and the passionate Emu team who are delivering innovative and world leading solutions in data analytics and visualisation. Global recognition in this competition by one of the world’s largest airline groups shows the value and potential of what we build at Emu. We are all excited and looking forward to a fast and furious 10 weeks of innovative development with the team at IAG.”

Dupsy Abiola, IAG’s head of global innovation, said:

“We are very excited to collaborate with this year’s start-ups and harness their potential to transform the future of travel. Hangar 51 enables start-ups to accelerate their business growth through mentorship and access to one of the world’s largest airline groups. It’s a fertile ground for start-ups because they can be eyeball-to-eyeball with us and IAG has the opportunity to explore new applications in areas of emerging technology and user experience.

The demo day for Hangar 51 companies is 14th December 2018.