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Conference Program Scheduler

NOTE: This is the 2018 schedule for reference only. The 2019 schedule will be released later this year.

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How Emerging Biometric Technologies are Enhancing Security and Guest Experience

Location: Floridian Ballroom
Pass Types: VIP All Access Pass, Conference Pass, Cruise Line Pass, Speaker Pass, Exhibitor Pass, Show Floor Only Pass - Get your pass now!
Session Type: Safety & Security Symposium
Sector: Safety & Security
Recording: TBD

Rapid developments in biometrics are changing the cruise experience in new and profound ways. In this session, we will explore:

• How biometrics are replacing cruise cards for ship access ship, cabin entry, purchases, and other passenger experiences
• Application of facial recognition and other biometrics for passenger/crew accountability and identification of suspicious persons
• How the cruise lines and regulators are driving these changes
• Potential privacy concerns and how they are being addressed