Mobile wallets are riding a wave of boosted popularity thanks to the recent announcement that Apple Wallet will soon support digital identity credentials including drivers licenses.
That’s why on this latest episode of ID Talk FindBiometrics Editor in Chief Peter Counter is joined by a mobile wallet expert: Helmut Dansachmüller, Vice President of Product Marketing, HID Global.
In this longform interview Counter and Dansachmüller take a look at the state of mobile wallets and how Apple’s announcement stands to change our relationship to mobile technology. They go on to delve into a fascinating use case for mobile wallets: the university campus, where HID helps enable Apple Wallet functionality with student ID.
This conversation touches on interoperability, standards, and some practical next steps for those of you wanting to prepare for the coming mobile ID wave.
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