Do you have what it takes?

Airport Security Shark Tank

Does your company have a solution that can reinvent airport security?

If the answer is yes, we invite you to sign up for the Airport Security Shark Tank!

AAAE’s Airport Innovation Accelerator is holding the Airport Security Shark Tank as part of the 16th Annual Aviation Security Summit in Crystal City, VA on December 7th, 2016. This event provides innovation entrepreneurs with an opportunity to voice their ideas and gain valuable feedback, connections, and direction for airport leaders, investors, government executives, and potential partners. 

Exciting News! All down-selected start-ups will receive a special advisory session with aviation experts from National Safe Skies Alliance and AAAE staff as preparation for the Shark Tank.


  • Participation is restricted to start-ups only (seed round – Series A/B).
  • Innovation product or solution is required to be developed and functional to be eligible.
  • Innovation product or solution must be specifically focused on the improvement of airport processes and operations.


Award Nomination Requirements

1. Fill out the Airport Shark Tank Application Form.
2. A maximum of 6 participants will be selected from the pool of applicants.
3. At the event, 10 min. will be allotted for each participant to present their business proposal to the judges, and for the judges to ask questions or make comments.
4. At the end of all presentations, the judge panel will make a decision based on the proposal’s viability and profitability.

Nomination Deadline: November 18th, 2016

Disclaimer: Participation of this event does not guarantee any type of monetary compensation or award.