WTTC enters agreement with World Economic Forum for seamless and secure travel

Travel And Tour World | July 19, 2019

WTTC enters agreement with World Economic Forum for seamless and secure travel
The World Travel & Tourism Council and the World Economic Forum  has collaborated to exchange information and work together to achieve international harmony by using standards and inter-operability across different parts of tourism.The digital travel identity management will shape the future of how we travel and both organizations are committed to increase the use of biometric-enabled technology to increase passenger efficiency along with improving border security.Global consortium of individuals, governments, authorities and the travel industry will see enhanced security in world travel through the Known Traveller Digital Identity project which is a World Economic Forum.

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When consumer travel apps are cheap, easy to download and offer choice to business travelers, one could ask why managed travel must duplicate the effort. As long as travel compliance to an agency or online booking tool is secure and the travel buyer is successful in achieving market share agreements with suppliers, what’s the difference in a few finger strokes outside a managed environment to scaffold some en route support?

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