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August 13, 2019
bag drop technology

Tagless travel is here

The benefits of a tagless bag drop are numerous. For the passenger, a step in the process that they can struggle with is removed and the process becomes truly frictionless, put the bag on the scale, wait for a couple of seconds, receive a photo on your phone and move towards the next step.
July 18, 2019
self-service check in

Evolving self-service

Airlines and airports have relied on common use for over 35 years.  The leading-edge technologies of the day, helped the airports to reduce the size of the check in halls and helped the airlines to serve the increasingly demanding and knowledgeable passenger.  25 years ago, the airlines started turning to self-service kiosks to improve operational efficiency in passenger processing at the same time as putting the passenger in control of their journey while improving passenger satisfaction during the airport experience. 
July 9, 2019
biometrics-symposium

A voice at the biometrics symposium

In June, Elenium, was asked to be part of a prestigious Biometrics Symposium at the FTE EMEA along with Thomas Hoff Andersson, COO at Bengaluru International Airport, Joe Leader, CEO of APEX & IFSA and moderated by Harald Jentsch, Head of Airports & Baggage Screening at Smiths Detection. We discussed seamless travel and how biometrics will enable the utopian vision for passenger experience at the airport.
June 7, 2019
travelling with children

Giving all passengers the voice

Navigating around an airport, figuring out where to check-in, where to drop off baggage and which customs queue to join can be confusing when you are in an airport for the first time, even if you are a frequent traveller.
May 20, 2019

Towards passenger utopia – one bag at a time

As a frequent traveller my ideal airport experience would be to get through the check-in process and on my flight in twenty minutes. Since we don’t yet live in utopia I know that this is not currently a realistic goal.
May 1, 2019
Elenium Automation raises AU$15 million in Series A

Melbourne startup Elenium Automation raises AU$15 million in Series A

Melbourne-based Elenium Automation today announced it has raised AU$15million in Series A funding from high profile investors, spearheaded by Acorn Capital.
April 9, 2019
tagless bag drop

Where did my bag tag go?

How can a digital image of my bag replace my bag tag? Visitors to Passenger Terminal Expo in London last week were intrigued by Elenium’s bag drop with no bag tags in sight!
March 28, 2019
Ethihad signing partnership with Elenium

Etihad Airways, Elenium sign partnership

Etihad Airways and Elenium, a provider of automation technology solutions, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understand, MoU, for cooperation to develop a variety of innovative solutions in both passenger and freight processing services.
March 20, 2019

Etihad Airways and Elenium Revolutionising the Travel Experience

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, and Elenium, a leading provider of automation technology solutions, will together demonstrate how a newly developed voice-activated self-service kiosk, bag drop and boarding gate facility will revolutionise the travel experience by taking facial recognition technology to new heights.
March 13, 2019
drone

Escalating Innovation in Aviation

I finished University shortly before the fall of the Berlin wall. Politically and socially it was an incredible end to a tumultuous decade. At that time, however, there was no tech industry per se. Sure, IBM, HP and Intel were large, strong companies while Microsoft and Apple had started to make their mark. But, there was no industry of the size and stature that we now have.