Could facial recognition have been used to prevent chaos?

Could the storming of Wembley at the UEFA Euro 2020 Final have been avoided? Facial recognition software may not have been the first choice over other methods of augmenting human knowledge and decision making in a rapidly escalating situation.

The interview that gets the facts from the top

How has COVID changed the AI and security landscape?. Learn about an accelerating demand for safe contactless solutions. Practical applications for facial recognition software and drone technology. Also what the future has in store for those interested in creating a safe and secure world.

Can AI reduce cognitive bias in decision making?

Too many to mention here but to focus on just one cognitive bias, confirmation bias is frequently featured in leadership development as the single greatest hindrance to good decision making.

Industry-First Ethical and Legal Guide to Automated Facial Recognition

The British Security Industry Association launches its Guide to the Legal and Ethical use of Automated Facial Recognition (AFR)...

Face your fear of technology

Technologies contained within the field of AI such as Automated Facial Recognition can stimulate a sense of fear Fear is not a tangible thing, rather a feeling, but it can be incredibly powerful. When fear prevails, leadership stops. There is…

Welcome aboard the Star Ship Enterprise

The “Star Ship Enterprise” was the innovation hub at the heart of the iconic 60’s TV series. Long before space exploitation became a reality, futurists created images of society enhanced by invention to improve humanity.When both satellite-based technology and AI…

Automated Facial Recognition – is the AI or the human biased?

AI keeps us safe, working in the background in security operations centres. AI gets us through an airport quickly. AI and satellite technology get us to the right location faster AI saves time when it recommends our movies, AI makes…

Real or Deep Fake?

Eliminating deep fakes from circulation must remain high on the ethical agenda. If you’re not familiar with the term, they are altered digital images or audio files which make you believe that a cleverly disguised falsehood is a fair representation…

Think you have the full picture?

Anekanta Consulting's core values and philosophies are based on Anekantavada “Several blindfolded people are each given the task of identifying a large animal (an elephant) using their sense of touch alone. Each declares a different result; a wall, a tree,…

Beneficial AI based technology reveals systemic bias, leading to stronger laws and policies

It has always been our belief that the use of AI may challenge long standing practices and even help to remove bias whether it's overt or less so when based on societal anachronisms. Looking through the lens at the application…