Industry, governments, and consumers join together in this preeminent conference and expo to see the latest innovations and discuss the policy and technology issues that shape the world of identity.
Produced by IBIA and Science Media Partners (SMP)


connect:ID 2018
Conference: April 30 - May 2 | Exhibition: May 1 to 2
Walter E Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

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TRANSACT Tech NYC – Frictionless Commerce : Exploring the Drivers for Growth and Security Authentication in Payments

(October 27, 2017)

International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA) and Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) are teaming up to bring you TRANSACT Tech NYC! This one-day event will bring leading-edge banking, retail and FinTech companies together with ground-breaking startups and venture capitalists at the forefront of innovation.

TRANSACT Tech will take place on March 13, 2018 at the American Express Tower, 200 Vesey Street, New York, NY 101285.  Visit our 'Conferences + Events' page for more information or register now - $59 for ETA/IBIA Members/$89 for Non-Members!




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For Consumer


  • Education
  • Finance
  • Gaming
  • Health Care
  • Cybersecurity
  • Human Resources
  • Physical Access
  • Benefits Distribution



For Government


  • Defense and Counter-Terrorism
  • Border Management and Travel Security
  • Education
  • Health Care
  • Cybersecurity
  • Law Enforcement
  • Human Resources
  • Elections
  • Physical Access
  • Benefits Distribution

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International Biometrics + Identity Association has a strong interest in an active dialogue around biometrics and identification technologies. We encourage those with an interest in the policy and technical impact of biometrics or identity management to contact us directly. We are always happy to provide perspectives which advance International Biometrics + Identity Association's core mission of enhancing security, privacy, productivity, and convenience through these technologies.