Before the pandemic, there was a general initiative from governments around the globe to implement remote governmental services so that citizens could renew ID documents, fill in their tax returns and complete other basic tasks without in-person interaction with the administration.
2021 – How the pandemic pushes governments and the private sector to go further in the adoption of biometric technologies
The Covid-19 pandemic brought the world to a standstill. Administrative processes and personal tasks that had been taken for granted suddenly became difficult, if not impossible, to complete. Biometric technologies come to the rescue.
Enterprises are accelerating their digital transformation efforts and fuelling demand for remote identity verification in both new and traditional markets.
Automating the different stages in a passenger‘s journey through an airport based on biometric identification offers enhanced quality of service for travelers at every step, while strengthening the traceability of all passenger checks.
In this interview, Ea Chaillioux discusses why mobile operators are ideally positioned to offer digital identity services, and how this can bring value to the entire digital ecosystem.