The session will focus on artificial intelligence (AI) and its role in aviation security. Advancements in AI, particularly generative AI, have put AI on the global agenda with both the public and private sectors seeking to better understand how to leverage its potential. The session will explore practical applications of AI in the security sector, as well the legal, ethical and policy challenges that applications such as these may present. In this regard, lessons learned from those utilizing AI in other sectors will be explored.
Moderator: Odhran James McCarthy, Liaison Officer, United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI)
Daniel Faggella, Founder and Head of Research, Emerj Artificial Intelligence Research
Dr. Benjamin Jones, Head of Strategy and Innovation, Aviation Security Policy, Department for Transport, United Kingdom
Billy Shallow, Director, Innovation and Technology, Airports Council International (ACI) World