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Travel after the pandemic: The growth of remote and touchless identity services

Written by Gillian Ormiston, Senior Consultant, Ormiston Consulting Services | Posted on May 29, 2020 | ACI Insights The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted almost every aspect of contemporary life, including the travel industry. The majority of…

WTTC launches Safe Travels protocols for aviation, airports, MICE and tour operators

Posted May 29, 2020 by World Travel & Tourism Council. New measures help to rebuild confidence for travellers. Latest protocols aid the reopening of Travel & Tourism sector. London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council…

HAS THE UK JUST QUIETLY SEEN ONE OF THE MOST SUCCESSFUL GOVERNMENT IT PROJECTS EVER?

Not everyone thought the Home Office’s app for settling an EU citizen’s immigration status post-Brexit would work. A year on, it seems like, for once, the sceptics got this one completely wrong Posted 26 May 2020 by Gary…

WorldReach Panel on Establishing Identity: Innovation in Digital Identity Enrolment

Getting enrolment right is the cornerstone of any secure identity programme. But it is not without its challenges, especially in terms of identity assurance, system security and information accuracy. New technological approaches are now…

WorldReach: World’s Most Successful Remote Identity Verification Immigration Programme

OTTAWA, CANADA – May 7, 2020 – According to the Home Office EU Settlement Scheme Statistics March 2020, more than 3.1 million applications were successfully concluded, with the vast majority using the digital route. This marks the…

iProov and WorldReach Software: identity verification for government and citizen services

April 7, 2020 iProov works in partnership with a number of technology companies around the world. WorldReach Software, based in Canada, is a world leader in government travel and citizen services. We asked Jon Payne, Executive Director,…

WorldReach On-Boards New Support Team

March 24, 2020 With all WorldReach staff working remotely to ensure our health and safety, we wanted to take a moment to introduce just some of our new support team! Together (as long as there are “treats” involved), we will…

COVID-19: WorldReach Company Statement

March 16, 2020 As COVID-19 continues to impact communities globally, WorldReach has taken all possible measures to protect our staff and to maintain the same level of service and support for all of our valued clients. Following guidance…

WorldReach and International Women’s Day: Striving for Gender Parity

March 6, 2020 International Women’s Day (#IWD2020) takes place on Sunday 8 March 2020, with this year’s theme of #EachforEqual. IWD has been celebrated and officially acknowledged since 1977, when the UN and its member states proclaimed…

Time is Ripe, Thanks to Apple – Why Now is the Time for Digital Identity Verification

Jon Payne of WorldReach Software, government agencies really need to start caring about this technology. Why: because the public is increasingly demanding convenient, remote, digital service provision Posted 21 November…

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Travel after the pandemic: The growth of remote and touchless identity services

Written by Gillian Ormiston, Senior Consultant, Ormiston Consulting Services | Posted on May 29, 2020 | ACI Insights The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted almost every aspect of contemporary life, including the travel industry. The majority of…

WTTC launches Safe Travels protocols for aviation, airports, MICE and tour operators

Posted May 29, 2020 by World Travel & Tourism Council. New measures help to rebuild confidence for travellers. Latest protocols aid the reopening of Travel & Tourism sector. London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council…

HAS THE UK JUST QUIETLY SEEN ONE OF THE MOST SUCCESSFUL GOVERNMENT IT PROJECTS EVER?

Not everyone thought the Home Office’s app for settling an EU citizen’s immigration status post-Brexit would work. A year on, it seems like, for once, the sceptics got this one completely wrong Posted 26 May 2020 by Gary…

Security Minister: We’re going the extra mile for EU citizens here

HO News Team, 23 January 2020 Last week, the Security Minister wrote in The Times Red Box  on the certainty we’re providing to EU citizens through the EU Settlement Scheme. He wrote: Three years and two general…

Shelley Bryen announced as panellist at Identity Summit London 2020

January 15, 2020 Identity Summit 2020 London News We are very pleased to announce Shelley Bryen from WorldReach Software as a panellist for Self-Sovereign Identity: bring your own identity at Identity Summit London 2020. This promises to be…

Nearly 2.6 Million Applications to the EU Settlement Scheme

UK Home Office / December 17, 2019 Nearly 2.6 million applications have been made to the EU Settlement Scheme. It’s free, simple and #EUcitizens have until at least 31 December 2020 to apply. #SettledStatus #Brexit Find out more and apply…

World Travel & Tourism Council completes successful strategic workshop for Seamless Traveller Journey Programme

WTTC reunites key players in the EU to discuss industry’s vision for a seamless and secure journey. WTTC research reveals that on average four in five international travellers would be willing to share their photographs in advance of…

Nearly 700,000 get leave to remain in UK after Brexit

Written by: Martine Berg Olsen – Thursday 20 Jun 2019 2:28 pm Almost 700,000 people have been granted leave to remain in the UK after Brexit, the Home Office said. Some 166,900 people applied to the Government’s EU settlement scheme…

EU settled status: how employers can help their European staff

By Caroline Nokes on 20 Jun 2019 in Europe, Brexit, Right to work, Latest News, Immigration, Opinion     Last week Personnel Today ran an opinion piece which criticised the EU Settlement Scheme, the process that EU, EEA or Swiss…

COULD INTERNATIONAL AIR TRAVEL BE THE ID KILLER APP?

Air travel is set to rise to 1.8bn journeys a year by 2030, says WorldReach, which is working with Canada and the Home Office to start us moving to automatic biometric-supported travel Want a use case for extended public and commercial use…

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WorldReach Panel on Establishing Identity: Innovation in Digital Identity Enrolment

Getting enrolment right is the cornerstone of any secure identity programme. But it is not without its challenges, especially in terms of identity assurance, system security and information accuracy. New technological approaches are now…

WorldReach at connect:ID in Washington DC

March 5, 2020 WorldReach is proud to be exhibiting at connect:ID, March 11-12, 2020 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Connect:ID is a world class identity conference and exhibition, showcasing the potential…

WorldReach at Think Digital Identity for Government 2020

February 12, 2020 On Thursday, February 13th, WorldReach Software will be exhibiting at THINK Digital Identity for Government 2020. The conference, located at One Great George Street, London, United Kingdom, will focus on various aspects…

Shelley Bryen announced as panellist at Identity Summit London 2020

January 15, 2020 Identity Summit 2020 London News We are very pleased to announce Shelley Bryen from WorldReach Software as a panellist for Self-Sovereign Identity: bring your own identity at Identity Summit London 2020. This promises to be…

WorldReach at Biometrics Institute Congress and Biometrics Week

October 16 2019 WorldReach is pleased to be exhibiting and sponsoring the Biometrics Institute Congress, which runs from October 29 to 30th at the QEII Centre in London, UK. Topics covered in this year’s event include: responsible and…

WorldReach at the eu-LISA Frontex Annual Conference

October 2 2019 On October 16th, WorldReach will be attending the eu-LISA Frontex Annual Conference in Tallinn, Estonia. This year, the event will be examining “The new information architecture as a driver for efficiency and effectiveness…

WorldReach at IdentityNORTH Ottawa

September 12 2019 On September 18th, WorldReach will be participating in IdentityNORTH Ottawa at the PWC Experience Centre in the National Capital Region. The event will focus on identity and digital economy, with presentations from experts…

WorldReach presenting at the Mobile and Identity Forum

September 9 2019 WorldReach will be at the Smartex Mobile and Identity Forum on Tuesday, September 10th in London, United Kingdom. Carl Gohringer, WorldReach’s Senior Consultant, will be presenting on “Enabling individuals to assert…

WorldReach at Biometrics Institute Members Meeting

September 6 2019 WorldReach will be attending the Biometrics Institute’s Members Meeting on September 12th in Washington DC. Hosted by the Department of Homeland Security, OBIM, the meeting will focus on issues surrounding facial…

WorldReach exhibiting at ICAO TRIP Symposium 2019

June 11, 2019 WorldReach is exhibiting at the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) Fifteenth TRIP Symposium and Exhibition 2019 on June 25-28, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Hosted at ICAO headquarters, this year’s…

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