As consumers, we’ve started to take it for granted that we’re surrounded by sensors that are connected to the Internet. Our smartphones are jam-packed with these sensors: motion, orientation, and various environmental conditions are automatically recorded by these sensors. Beyond our smartphones, we’re surrounded by sensors – sports tracking devices, smart home solutions and industrial sensors all pick up on a plethora of different conditions. But one thing we’ve probably not given a lot of thought to is how sensors will change the way the airline industry works.

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Ben Kepes

Ben Kepes is a technology evangelist, an investor, a commentator and a business adviser. Ben covers the convergence of technology, mobile, ubiquity and agility, all enabled by the Cloud. His areas of interest extend to enterprise software, software integration, financial/accounting software, platforms and infrastructure as well as articulating technology simply for everyday users.