Exciting announcement! PXCom, Charlotte Dodson TV and SkyLights have partnered together to deliver more innovative content solutions:
PXCom’s flagship end-to-end solution, XPLore by PXCom, now enables airlines and their partners to onboard-upload any kind of content material. PXCom natively-integrates editorial content, sponsored content, and even call to actions (offered to passengers throughout the entire journey: pre-, in- and post-flight) in a consistent way via various channels (mobile, web, and of course IFE/C).
TravelWell is a personal lifestyle and wellness channel, supporting passengers throughout the entire journey. A comprehensive library of exercises, nutrition, destination knowledge and meditation experiences are available for viewing in video, audio, digital and VR formats. TravelWell offers the latest innovation and tech advances that will provide clients with a one-stop shop for accessing a world of wellness, wherever they go. Shop for the latest wellbeing products; relax before the flight through anti-stress tips; use guided routines to stretch during your travels in order to arrive refreshed; simply explore the destinations inflight – rejuvenating spas, organic health spots, the fascinating local cultures soon to be encountered – thanks to a full digital experience on the mobile app, on IFE and on SkyLights’ latest VR headset (AlloSky).
Travel far and wide, confident in the knowledge that TravelWell has your wellness covered – to ‘feel good’ on the go.
Charlotte is your wellness journey companion, guiding you ‘along the way’. Discover a vast range of sensationally-delivered information and inspiration – from the depths of tropical forest exploration, to relaxing on stunning beach sands – as Charlotte guides you through simple yet visually-rich (and easy-to-navigate) content that will serve to both rejuvenate and refresh yourself along the journey. No matter the itinerary, Charlotte is there with you every step of the way.
Join in and travel well.
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Beyond entertainment, becoming a medium to reach passengers
PXCom is committed to create digital spaces on the IFE/C platforms, regardless of the system (seatback/w-IFE/IFC), to populate them with compelling content, and to provide monetization opportunities.
Through PXCom’s onboard digital solutions, brands can cultivate preferential relationships directly with each individual passenger.
Charlotte Dodson, Royalty and Celebrity Certified Yoga Instructor
Charlotte and her team are generating next-paradigm content that’s positioned as the go-to source for creative, beneficial wellness practices. A true advocate for the benefits of yoga and a holistic, healthy lifestyle, Charlotte aims to educate the everyday traveller about the many means available to refresh and revitalize throughout their journey.
Offering aspirational and inspirational meditation to destination materials that’s filmed in HD and VR format and ready to upload across simultaneous platforms, Charlotte Dodson TV is a new media hub for a new wave of media consumption.
SkyLights is an American-French company that leverages Cinematic VR as premium passenger entertainment. It has a signature immersive-IFE solution that transports passengers to their own, private, in-flight movie theater where they can enjoy 3D, 2D and VR content on a wide-angle cinema screen. On average, passengers use the device for 4 hours with a 90% recommendation rate.
Intended for airline customer experience managers, the end-to-end solution (content, hardware, software & operations-setup) is tailored to upgrade and differentiate the business class experience.
The company was founded in February 2015 and has offices in San Francisco, Paris and Toulouse.
Award shortlists announced ahead of Inflight Middle East
Airlines and suppliers serving the Middle East region have been honoured ahead of the upcoming Inflight Middle East 2018 event in Dubai.
The annual Inflight Middle East Awards celebrate outstanding contributions to passenger experience across the in-flight entertainment, connectivity and cabin technology domains. Each of the seven award categories has been judged by an independent panel of industry experts, who assess each entry against a range of criteria to identify optimal product and service offerings over the past 12 months. Judges have narrowed entries down to a shortlist of 3-6 finalists in each category, before the winners are announced on Wednesday 24 January 2018.
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Yoga On Demand – In The Air & On The Land
Across all industries, multinational corporations are leaving no stone unturned in their attempts at partnering up with Chinese companies in order to reach the largest national market (by population) on this planet.
And yet, in the midst of all the business news headlines and billion-dollar rumours, it is tech start-up FLYWELL (helmed by the empowered Dodson twin sisters, and based in Sydney) who have managed to sign a five-year licensing deal with Chengdu-based People’s Republic of China – Envee Inflight Entertainment Co Ltd.
A leading ‘Air Wifi’ technology company in this growing international category, Envee has become the top tech partner choice for Air China; they are also the first software development company in China to receive certification from IFE hardware providers (such as Panasonic and Thales).
A first in aviation history has been established by FLYWELL, as celebrity yoga teacher Charlotte Dodson has carefully designed and produced a comprehensive and interactive wellness program (in conjunction with her Business Partner and Manager, Georgina Dodson), which has been created with the goal of educating the everyday traveller about the various means available to stay healthy throughout their journey.
This is a great opportunity for FLYWELL
FLYWELL plans to license their wellness program to all airlines (as well as digital platforms) within China and around the globe. Their wellness program content offers a mandarin speaking option, which has been carefully selected for the Chinese domestic market, as statistics indicate that 75 percent of Chinese travellers in China fly domestically.
FLYWELL’s high-end production was creatively directed by Executive Producer and CEO, Chisholm McTavish of The Content.Company and filmed in Sydney with exquisite location backdrops; the elegant look and gentle feel of the technology’s content will suit travellers of any age, fitness level and background.
According to AIRBUS 3.6 billion people fly every year, and the world fleet forecast estimates an additional 32,000 new aircraft being added to the current figures between the years of 2014 to 2034. Airline passenger traffic is outperforming the world’s Real GDP growth rate by 5.8 per cent (as of May 2015).
It is expected that the propensity to travel via air services will reach 74 per cent of emerging country populations (including China) by the year 2034. It is predicted that domestic airports within the People’s Republic of China will be handling the largest Origin & Destination traffic numbers by 2034, surpassing the USA in this regard.
What exactly does FLYWELL do?
FLYWELL is a specifically tailored inflight wellness program for business professionals and holiday travellers, designed to make airline customers feel comfortable during a flight and refreshed upon arrival.
FLYWELL incorporates and interconnects relaxation exercises, breathing techniques, guided meditations, gentle yoga sequences into a menu option package, which encourages individual interests and preferences.
The service also provides travel related articles, tips and tools for aftercare, such as overcoming jetlag. There’s an ‘on demand’ comfort button to calm nerves, along with on-screen prompt options for passengers that will enable them to be guided by Charlotte throughout their journey, based on flight duration (for example, it is two hours into your flight time: ‘Charlotte recommends you drink some water so as to refresh your body and stay hydrated’).
Charlotte’s guided wellness program – in combination with her engaging (yet calming and relaxing) tone of voice – will provide passengers with feelings of comfort and ease throughout their journey.
16 yoga stars you should be following on Instagram
In celebration of the International Day of Yoga, we’ve rounded up the very best yogis on Instagram
If you like a healthy dose of #fitspo, mantras, green juices and new activewear in your feed, these are the girls to follow. No beach, field, tourist attraction or particularly photogenic footpath is safe from their backbends, natarajasanas and warrior poses, which they seem able to practice at whim – or at least when the lighting is perfect.
Whether you’re looking for motivation to make that early morning class or simply like to see what the human body is capable of, these Insta-yoga stars deliver in spades. Take a deep breath, then click through the gallery above for our favourites (and maybe read our tips on perfecting the yoga selfie). Namaste.
Pinetrees Lord Howe Island
Yogi to the stars Charlotte Dodson leads retreats at Pinetrees Lodge on the World Heritage listed Lord Howe Island – far from traffic jams, emails and mobile phones (no phone reception here). The historic guesthouse offers a daily program of yoga taught by Dodson, Ayurvedic and spa treatments, massage, aerobic fitness, low calorie cooking classes and organic gardening classes. Swimming, snorkelling, surfing, kayaking, walking and biking is on offer along with three gourmet meals, organic wine tasting and a chance to digitally disconnect. Yoga classes are held at the Pinetrees Boat Shed facing Lagoon Beach which Dodson describes as; “One of the most beautiful and natural locations to practise yoga”. Six night packages from $2130 twin share (flights not included).
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