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It might seem counterintuitive for an airline to be interested in cars – especially driverless ones. But a new partnership with Georgia Tech and Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners could help Delta identify ways autonomous vehicles can benefit customers and employees. Delta will contribute seed funding for the research project ...
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Delta CEO Ed Bastian spoke to a group of students, alumni and members of the Georgia Institute of Technology community Wednesday about leadership, culture and Delta's mission to better connect the world. During the fireside chat with Maryam Alavi, Dean of Scheller College of Business and Professor of IT Management ...
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The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business at Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business ("Center") has announced that Delta Air Lines will be the first participant in the Center's Corporate Sustainability Program (CSP) Executive Council. Through the CSP, the Center seeks to collaborate with leading companies that share a ...
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A new facility on Georgia Tech’s campus unveiled this week will put the institution on the forefront of innovation in aerospace manufacturing, thanks to a generous grant from The Delta Air Lines Foundation. The Delta Air Lines Foundation contributed $3 million the new space, the Delta Air Lines Advanced Manufacturing ...
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Bots, voice assistants and drones aren’t just trending innovations, they’re a few of the solutions Delta’s global innovation center has been testing to improve customer and employee experiences. “The Hangar” celebrated its first year in operation today with an open house and panel chat featuring Delta Chief Operating Officer Gil ...
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With numerous on-board products rolling out this year, Delta found itself facing a seemingly impossible problem: How to increase on-board storage space to house those enhancements without increasing the size of the space? That’s where graduate students from Georgia Tech’s School of Industrial Design came in. Facilitated by Delta’s Global ...
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Since late Friday night, Georgia Tech student Simon Chow has been mulling over a problem Delta people think about all time – how can the travel experience be improved for customers? It’s Saturday morning now, and Chow – after a long night of coding, coffee and a quick trip to ...
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Those who know the Delta story understand that industry-leading firsts are in the company’s DNA, like pioneering the use of the hub and spoke system in 1955 and launching the first mobile baggage tracking app in 2011. Over the past 86 years, innovation has driven Delta forward, and the airline’s ...
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Delta is creating a collaborative research center at The Georgia Institute of Technology where the airline, through a $2 million grant, is funding projects to enhance its operations and the customer experience. Delta is seen as an innovator in the aviation industry. A commitment to constant improvement has driven the ...