Buy me a coffee Buy me a coffee

July 2020

Podcast | Biometrics

As the industry evolves to new regulations for guest and staff health, contactless and self-service items, hotels and restaurants should begin to explore the use of biometric technologies as a way of complying with social distancing, specifically for temperature scanning and visitor management? This podcast answers questions and provides information about how biometric technology could become a valuable resource for the hospitality industry.

  • Why is Biometrics becoming important in the Hospitality Industry?
  • What are some hotel use cases for biometric technology?
  • Do you think COVID-19 will change consumer minds about biometric technology's usefulness?
  • What kind of privacy considerations do hotels have to keep in mind when using biometric technology?
  • Who “owns” and is responsible for protecting biometric data?
  • What are some predictions you have on how biometric tech will change the way consumers live and travel?

 Pedro Torres, Co-Founder at YooniK

  Gabor Imre, CEO at FTF International AG

Also, find these complementary content pieces on Biometrics 

Find all editorials here.

If you are interested in hearing more from Gabor Imre, also find this brief video interview we recorded during the Swiss Innovation Day 2020 in Zurich, Switzerland.