(IBIA, April 27, 2017)
WASHINGTON D.C. / ACCESSWIRE / April 27, 2017 / The International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA), the preeminent trade organization for the identity technology industry, is proud to announce that Kevin McAleenan, the Acting Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), is the opening keynote speaker at its Washington, DC 'connect:ID' Conference and Exposition, May 1-3, 2017. The Commissioner will address, "CBP's commitment to innovation: Revolutionizing border security through technology," on Monday, May 1 at 12:55 PM.
(IBIA, April 27, 2017)
WASHINGTON, D.C. / ACCESSWIRE / April 27, 2017 / The International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA), the preeminent trade organization for the identity technology industry, is proud to announce that The Honorable Michael T. McCaul, is the keynote speaker at its Washington, DC 'connect:ID' Conference and Exhibition, May 1-3, 2017. Chairman McCaul will address "Vetting, Screening and Border Security: The Role of Biometrics" on Tuesday, May 2 at 8:55 am.
(IBIA, Apr 18, 2017)
On behalf of its members, IBIA is working on expanding into several commercial verticals, with a particular on financial services and health care. One such association in the financial services arena is the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA). One of ETA’s major programs is TRANSACT 17, a conference that takes place May 10 to 12 in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Hotel. As part of the IBIA /ETA working relationship, ETA is offering IBIA members a special rate to attend. Questions? Email TRANSACTreg@conferencemanagers.com
(IBIA, Wednesday, March 22, 2017)
Benji Hutchinson, Senior Director, Washington, D.C. Operations, Advanced Recognition Systems Division of NEC Corporation of America testified on behalf of the International Biometrics + Identity Association before the Full House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. The hearing was convened to allow the Committee to review law enforcement’s policies on facial recognition technology. You can watch the full hearing by visiting https://oversight.house.gov/hearing/law-enforcements-use-facial-recognition-technology/
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(SIIA FISD, Thursday, February 23, 2017)
Hans Bergman, Head of Sales and Product, Behaviosec and Greg Cannon, CTO, Crossmatch Technologies participated in a panel hosted by the Financial Information Services Division (FISD) of SIIA to provide a basic overview of biometric modalities and potential uses in the financial services sector.