Christopher Gilliland

Director, Innovative Travel Solutions
Vancouver Airport Authority

Chris Gilliland is a transportation executive with over 18 years of experience in commercial operations, business development and product innovation. He is responsible for incubating and commercializing new technologies designed to transform the travel experience at airports and move the industry forward.

As part of his mandate, Chris leads the airport’s border management business, BorderXpress™, the world’s first kiosk-based self-service border control solution. More than 1,600 BORDERXPRESS kiosks operate in 43 airports and seaports, helping more than 200 million passengers worldwide clear borders quickly and securely.