Guest ingress that is dramatically faster, more convenient, and more secure

Stadiums and arenas must continue to improve their guest experience to remain competitive.  With a dizzying array of potential venue upgrades, it’s difficult to know which will truly move the needle. Only Evolv can deliver a positive impact for every guest at every event by creating an arrival experience that is dramatically faster, more convenient, and more secure.  And only Evolv can enable meaningful reductions in gate staffing requirements.

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Introducing Evolv Express®, the single most impactful venue upgrade solution available today

Evolv Express® allows guests to enter a venue without stopping and with personal items remaining in pockets and bags.  By eliminating the need for invasive and time-consuming high-touch bag checks, entry waits go away, even at peak times.  Guests enter more quickly and more relaxed.  Gate attendants devote their entire focus to bona fide risks.  Quicker and more pleasant entry translates into happier fans. The impact is dramatic and immediate, with guest satisfaction jumping as soon as the new system comes on line.

Seeing is Believing

At busy times, most stadiums, ballparks, and arenas have long entry lines, creating fan frustration and a bad first impression. Evolv Express changes that reality, transforming your guest experience while improving security.

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Blog Post

Creating Peace of Mind for NFL Tailgaters

Evolv Express® systems are currently used by NFL, MLB and MLS franchises across the country, including by nine NFL teams.


Press Release

FirstEnergy Stadium and Cleveland Browns Charge Ahead with Evolv Technology’s AI Weapons Detection Screening System

FirstEnergy Stadium is using Evolv Express® to reduce lines at both of its south entrances, the two most-traversed entrances for Browns games, while also providing enhanced security.


Press Release

Evolv Technology Stops Over 30,000 Guns From Entering Venues In The First Six Months Of 2022

Evolv is committed to creating weapons-free zones across the world. The Evolv Express® system, which uses a powerful combination of artificial intelligence, advanced sensors, and comprehensive analytics, screens nearly 750 thousand people each day– and as many as 1.25 million a day on weekends. Since January 2022, Evolv has detected and stopped over 30 thousand guns and 27 thousand knives, excluding law enforcement, from entering its customers’ venues, including schools, performing arts centers, casinos, stadiums, arenas, hospitals and other workplaces.


Intelligent Security Screening

Evolv Express detects guns and other weapons without sacrificing efficiency at entrances. Unlike the invasive pat downs, wands, bag checks and long lines experienced with legacy metal detector technology, Evolv Express provides an excellent fan experience – allowing them to carrying their phones, stadium-approved bags and other harmless personal items as they walk through.

Faster Reaction Times with Integrated Communications

Evolv Express Request Assistance is designed to enhance the productivity of your security staff, who can now speedily and accurately send out a request for additional resources to help handle an escalation in guest service issues. And, by offering built-in integrations to your existing security technologies, Express accelerates your team’s ability to respond to potential threats at your venue’s entryways.

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Mercedes-Benz Stadium Makes Guests and Staff Feel Safe with Fan-friendly Security Screening

“Our objective is to make attending events at Mercedes-Benz Stadium feel like you’re walking into a friend’s house—to a place you belong or even own,” notes Karl Pierburg, Chief Technology Officer at AMB Sports and Entertainment, the parent company of the Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta United, and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In 2019, the security team embarked on an initiative to enhance the Mercedes-Benz Stadium guest experience further by transforming arrival and entry and landed on Evolv Technology.

Tennessee Titans Turn to Evolv to "Get Obsessed" About Fan Ingress Experience

The NFL's Tennessee Titans deployed Express units at Nissan Stadium during an off-week between home games. Hear about how they immediately eliminated lines, doubled fan satisfaction, redeployed staff, improved security, and freed up valuable real estate.

New State-of-the-Art Lower.com Field Delivers Unparalleled Fan Ingress Experiences with Evolv

“The Haslam and Edwards families wanted to build an unparalleled fan ingress experience from the very start—and that is exactly what we did with breakthrough technologies like those from Evolv, Brandon Covert, VP of IT, Haslam Sports Group. By enabling Evolv Express®, Lower.com Stadium has been recognized as delivering the best fan ingress experience in the country.

Transform Guest Arrival

With a screening capacity of up to 4,000 people per hour – about 10X faster than legacy systems – lines are all but eliminated, even at peak times.

For the vast majority of guests, there is no need to empty pockets, open bags, and submit to a manual, high-touch inspection.

By harnessing the power of sensors, artificial intelligence, and cloud computing, there is superior detection of crowd safety threats.

With reduced staff requirements, flexible placement, and all-weather functionality, operations are simplified in any venue setting.

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Evolv Insights® Analytics

Evolv Insights® is the powerful analytics engine that provides security and operations professionals with a single, easy to use, self-service dashboard to view, review, analyze and gather insights from their Evolv Express systems.


Evolv TempCheck™

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