Best Ideas 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
Explain your idea in details:
FLYT Is a unique application that helps reduce carbon emissions and jet fuel consumption by incentivizing travelers to pack smart and travel light.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
FLYT will help reduce carbon emission levels in the airline industry, which is a major contributor to overrall carbon emissions, by reducing Jet fuel consumption due to the decreased payload in aircraft.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
Since FLYT is free for both the traveler and the airline, the revenue is generated through a flat 5% commission charged to retail partners for all sales generated through the rewards section.
I am a 27 year old Mechanical Engineer based in Dubai, I have a keen aptitude for problem solving. I came up with the idea for FLYT back in 2018, and was fortunate enough to received AED 50K in Funding from an Incubator backed by Emirates Airlines, Dubai Tourism, GE Aviation and Dnata