Systems for easier border crossings, while maintaining security and reliability, would further advance one or more capabilities including the capabilities of border guards to do checks in mobility; of identifying and/or controlling passengers (and their vehicles and/or luggage) without stopping them; and/or of temporarily setting up or scaling up the capacity of certain border crossing points within a relatively short notice.
Research should develop and systematically test and validate solutions to speed up and facilitate the border crossing experience (at land, sea and/or border crossing points for bothtravellers and staff of border authorities
– Validation of innovative solutions for border crossing facilitation systems at European level for near-seamless and improved border crossing experience for travellers
– Increased security and reliability of border checks
– Better organisation, flexibility and planning of border checks by European border authorities, including for handling peaks in cross-border traffic