Kirk Goodlet

Kirk Goodlet

Senior Director at InterVISTAS Consulting
Kirk Goodlet is Senior Director at InterVISTAS Consulting. Prior to joining InterVISTAS, Kirk worked in the aviation industry for 10 years. Kirk has extensive experience in strategic planning, border and security facilitation, airport accessibility and barrier-free travel, biometric technologies, and passenger experience. In addition to his work in the aviation sector, Kirk helped establish the Office of Biometrics and Identity Management (OBIM) as part of Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). Kirk serves on the Board of Directors for Inclusion Winnipeg and is a champion of diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility (DEIA). He holds a masters and PhD from the University of Waterloo and is a designated International Airport Professional (IAP) by Airports Council International (ACI) and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) .
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Accessibility and inclusion

“Hey Siri”: Technology and Barriers to Equal Access at Airports

by Kirk Goodlet | Sep 27, 2023

Exploring the pivotal role of technology in making air travel more inclusive. Read to learn more about the importance of addressing the systemic challenges faced by passengers with disabilities, learn how airports are using technology to enhance accessibility, from website improvements to autonomous wheelchairs and discover how voice assistants like Siri, combined with AI, are transforming passenger interactions and bookings.

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