Blogs on Biometrics

17
May

Tiffany Misrahi , Community Lead, Head of Aviation, Travel & Tourism Industries, World Economic Forum

Tech Trends in Travel: Done For You, #Nofilter Experiences and Blockchain

Looking ahead, here are three megatrends in tech and travel, that I think have the potential to transform the industry.

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24
Apr

Peter Sutcliffe , Head of Border Management Portfolio, ATS, SITA

Poor data = big border risks

Governments rely on data provided by carriers to perform a risk assessment on all people arriving or departing the country.

Why is the collaboration essential and data quality the key?

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19
Apr

Sean Farrell , Portfolio Director, Government and Security Solution Line

IATA OneID: building consensus in a multi-stakeholder collaboration

ID management, based on biometric facial recognition, has become a more viable and secure technology, but expanding its use requires the development of standards and industry best practices.

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15
Mar

Etienne van Zuijlen , Sales Specialist Senior Manager, SITA

Stockholm, here we come!

Only a few days to go before more than 7,000 airport executives from all over the world will gather for the biggest airport conference and exhibition of the year: PTE 2018.

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05
Feb

Jim Peters , Chief Technology Officer (CTO), SITA

AI: ready for take off at an airport near you

SITA’s research reveals that around half of airlines and airports say they’re planning to adopt predictive tools, using AI and cognitive computing, over the coming five to ten years.

We’ll see radical changes in how people get on and off planes and how airlines get their planes in and out of airports.

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29
Jan

Joe Leader , CEO, APEX (Airline Passenger Experience Association)

Think holistically about the travel experience

We’re in a new golden age of travel, as increasing digitalization of our industry creates a new travel experience.

The number one priority for improving passenger experience is to make the process seamless and logical for passengers themselves. But airlines, airports and vendors are still acting in a siloed manner, forcing passengers to log in to proprietary applications.

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14
Sep

Jim Peters , Chief Technology Officer

Let's face it! Biometric identity is going main stream...

With Apple’s new iPhone X facial biometric identity verification system, we will see a lot more people using their face to validate who they are, but what does that mean for security at airports?

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01
Mar

Matthys Serfontein , Vice President, Portfolio & Solutions Management, SITA

Which technologies will truly transform travel?

There are three key areas where I believe we will feel the immediate impact of technology at airports in 2017. These developments will truly transform travel in the years ahead.

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23
Sep

Randy Pizzi , President, Americas, SITA (retired Jan 2018)

Celebrating the future in Montreal

I’m getting ready to enjoy the Airports Council International (ACI) 25th anniversary celebration in Montreal. It is a great city with very strong connections to the air transport industry. It is of course home to ICAO and the headquarters of IATA and ACI. SITA too has a strong presence there. 

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21
Sep

Nigel Pickford , Director of Market Insight , SITA

Airlines across the journey – a future snapshot

Robots, wearables, biometrics and virtual reality are sure to feature in everyday life by the year 2100. How can this technology be adopted successfully by airlines? Do passengers hold the answer?

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