Aviation, Travel and Tourism

Facial recognition can help re-start post-pandemic travel. Here's how to limit the risks

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, air travel was down 94% in April 2020 from the previous year, with rail showing similar falls. Image: Unsplash

Lofred Madzou

Project Lead, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, World Economic Forum

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