Face recognition system to implement at the Ekaterinburg Uralmash Stadium

The system will be related to the Ministry of Internal Affairs data base
10 March

Facial recognition video surveillance system will be installed at the Uralmash Stadium in Ekaterinburg, the training ground for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ participating teams.

Competitive procurement information for the system is published on the Ural Football Academy website. According to the document total cost of the system is around 18 million rubles.

The stadium will be equipped with cameras capable of recognizing faces of the spectators. Pictures taken with these cameras will be stored in a special database.