Welcome to RTS Summit 2023


Oct 3-5, 2023

Hilton Edinburgh

Carlton, Scotland

Welcome to Summit


Gain valuable strategic and tactical insights

Attendance at this event provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable strategic and tactical insights into managing your inventory, schedules, and pricing through key note speeches from eminent industry leaders, group discussions with a panel of experts, and user presentations from our airline and cruise ferry customers from around the world.


with RTS customers and industry thought leaders

The RTS Summit provides the unique opportunity to meet RTS customers and industry thought leaders and network with fellow travel and transportation professionals in the areas of pricing, revenue management, scheduling, revenue planning and profit optimization.

Fun and Knowledge

While we work hard, we also party hard

While having thought provoking discussions, the group also makes it a point to indulge in a lot of fun and you can be assured that the summit will include a number of fun-filled activities as well.

Keynote Speaker

Anders Rundberg

CEO at Carus

Customer Speakers

David Foster

Manager – Process, Dev & Innovation

Simon King

Head of Planning & Revenue

Anuj Patel

General Manager Americas Pricing

Andreas Petersen

Commercial Manager

Joseph Piwowarczyk

Cargo Technology Manager

Alec Rayner

Pricing Strategy Optimisation Manager

RTS Speakers

Patrick Allen


Jason Codd

Sr. Vice President at RTS

Raja Kasilingam

President at RTS

Mukundh Parthasarathy

Sr. Vice President at RTS

Johan Van Rensburg

Sr.Director at RTS

Mahesh Vemula

Sr. Director at RTS

Past RTS Summit Pictures

Summit Agenda

October 3rd- Day 1

Registration/Cocktail Reception

06:30 PM – 09:00 PM
October 4th- Day 2

"Innovate and Integrate"- Welcome and Introduction

Raja Kasilingam

08:30 AM – 09:15 AM

Industry Challenges, Trends, and Opportunities

Anders Rundberg - CEO – Carus

09:15 AM – 10:00 AM

Consumerization of Air Cargo & Impact to pricing & flight optimization

Anuj Patel & David Foster

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Networking Break

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Multi Resource Optimization – Dynamic selection

Simon King

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM


11:30 AM – 01:00 PM

The Art of the Perfect Implementation

Johan Rensburg

01:00 PM – 01:30 PM

“Innovation or In”new”vation”. Is this the same wheel each time?

Jason Codd

01:30 PM – 02:00 PM

RTS R&D Update

Mukundh Parthasarathy

02:00 PM – 02:30 PM

Networking Break

02:30 PM – 03:00 PM

Product Show Case

Mahesh Vemula/Patrick Allen

03:00 PM – 04:00 PM

Dinner at Cannonball Restaurant and Bar

06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
October 5th- Day 3

Digital Transformation at IAG Cargo

Alec Rayner

09:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Pricing: Restart and Restructure

Andreas Petersen

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Networking Break

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

United Cargo Self Service

Joseph Piwowarczyk

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Passenger Solutions Roadmap - Cruise Ferry RM

Patrick Allen

11:30 AM- 12:00 PM


12:00 PM – 01:15 PM

The Evolution Continues: Cargo Solutions Updates – 2024 and beyond

Mahesh Vemula

01:15 PM – 01:45 PM

Group Discussion

Delegates (Facilitator – Johan Rensburg)

01:45 PM – 02:30 PM

Networking Break

02:30 PM – 03:00 PM

Voice of the Customer

Johan Rensburg/Patrick Allen

03:00 PM – 03:30 PM

Wrap Up

03:30 PM – 03:45 PM


Hilton Edinburgh Carlton  19 North Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1SD, UK      +44 131 472 3000
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Dating back to the 1900s, our building forms part of Edinburgh's North Bridge, linking the Old Town to the city center.
On the corner of the famous Royal Mile, we're a two-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley railway station and half a mile from Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street shopping. Enjoy our fitness center and Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill.

Hilton Edinburgh Carlton has bouqet of amenities like Connecting Rooms, Free WiFi, Non-Smoking Rooms, Digital Key, Concierge, Eecutive lounge, On-site restaurant, Fitness center, Room service, Meeting rooms, Pets not allowed

The stylish rooms of Hilton Edinburgh Carlton are spacious, and well equipped with air conditioning, designer glass-wall bathrooms, and LCD TVs.

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Your room will be booked at negotiated rate of GBB 205/night (includes wifi, breakfast, and VAT) s once you register.

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