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Geneva, Switzerland, 2013/04/11 - Vision-Box® S.A. has become an IATA Strategic Partner. IATA is an international trade body that represents, serves and leads the air industry, to help shape the industry and provide support to its affiliates - IATA.org / Vision-Box.com.
Vision-Box® S.A., leader in automated border control systems and electronic identity management solutions, has become an IATA Strategic Partner. IATA is an international trade body that represents, serves and leads the air industry, to help shape the industry and provide support to its affiliates.
Vision-Box® S.A. has worked with the world’s most important airports and airlines, understanding the challenges they face and delivering new and innovative solutions. The opportunity to collaborate in IATA’s working groups will enable Vision-Box to share with and learn from key decision makers in the air transport industry and anticipate the direction in which it is heading.
Miguel Leitmann, Senior Vice President of Vision-Box® S.A., stated that “by joining the IATA Strategic Partner program, Vision-Box is able reach a broader audience and help define new industry standards in the field of airport security and the passenger experience”.
According to IATA Strategic Partnerships,“this program is a platform for aviation solution providers to build as well as strengthen relationships with key industry stakeholders, including suppliers. We look forward to have Vision-Box on board and for their contribution to the development of the industry”.
IATA Passenger Experience process steps are very much aligned with Vision-Box’s product portfolio, which includes solutions for:
• ID Management Self-service kiosk, document scanning and validation, card dispensing;
• Border Control Automated border control, security checkpoint and self-boarding eGates;
• Surveillance CCTV and face&iris recognition.
Vision-Box® will exhibit at the Passenger Terminal Expo, booth 5335, from the 9th to the 11th of April, 2013, in Geneva, Switzerland.
About Vision-Box ® SA
Founded in 2001, Vision-Box® (vision-box.com) is the leading provider of electronic identity solutions and automated border control systems that use ICAO compliant standards.
The border control portfolio aimed at airports, airlines and Immigration authorities, includes solutions addressing different business scenarios, namely security check-points, self-boarding and automated border control smart biometric eGates.
Covering the entire ID management life cycle, Vision-Box delivers for governments and issuing authorities solutions ranging from live biometric enrolment stations, document verification kiosks, digital document dispensers and personalization systems.
From the enrolment process, through the life cycle process of a biometric document and finally to the verification and identification process, all products are linked together through a powerful IT-platform, vb i-shield®. Vision-Box’s vb i-shield®, which enables the implementation of an advanced border management system, also integrates with advanced digital video management solutions, intelligent biometric and biographic search engines and danger management functionalities.
Vision-Box® operates automated borders in more than 30 international airports and over 3.000 electronic identity systems across the globe.
IATA (iata.org) is an international trade body, created over 60 years ago by a group of airlines. With executive offices in Geneva, Switzerland and its North American Head Office in Montreal, Quebec, IATA represents some 240 airlines comprising 84% of total air traffic. The organization seeks to improve understanding of the industry among decision makers and increase awareness of the benefits that aviation brings to national and global economies. For more information about IATA, please call +1.514. 874.0202.