The acceleration of contactless travel in 2020 has been unprecedented. Technology projects that were once focused on easing passenger congestion are now of critical importance to both human health and business survival. iProov is working with travel organizations to facilitate contactless travel using facial biometric technology.
iProov provides facial biometric technology that enables passengers to choose to minimize physical contact with hardware and people at travel hubs. Pre-travel onboarding and identity verification takes places online with a brief facial biometric scan assuring the genuine presence of the user. An opt-in biometric corridor then enables the passenger to complete ticket and document checks as they walk through, without contact.
iProov is working with Eurostar to enable contactless journeys with a biometric corridor. The accelerated pre-boarding option will enable passengers to complete ticket checks and border exit processes at St Pancras International station without needing to come into contact with people or hardware. Read more.