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AGNITio executive to present at Biometrics 2014 conference

AGNITiO announced its executive vice president of sales and marketing, Philippe Vinci, will participate on a panel discussion titled What’s Coming Next for Voice iD at the Biometrics 2014 conference in Westminster, London on October 22 at 5:10 pm. The panel discussion will give a glimpse into the future of biometrics and banking, the use of multimodal biometrics with behavioral and physical characteristics, and issues related to privacy. Vinci will discuss how biometric technologies can help in identifying criminals who

Biometrics industry descends upon London this week

This coming week of October has shaped up to be a very busy one indeed in London regarding gatherings amongst the biometrics industry. Here is a quick at-a-glance of what you need to know. If you have suggestions of other events to add, please contact us. Biometrics Institute & FIDO Alliance Joint-Meeting, October 20, 2014 from 2:00-5:00pm in London, UK The seminar will inform prospective members about the Alliance and the Biometrics Institute and their separate activities. Attendees will learn

Biometrics Institute, FIDO Alliance to hold joint meeting before Biometrics 2014 conference

The Biometrics Institute and the FIDO (Fast Identity Online) Alliance announced they will hold a joint event on October 20 from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., just one day before the Biometrics 2014 conference and exhibition in London. The high-level meeting joins a series of FIDO Alliance seminars which document the ongoing progress of transforming user authentication into a simpler and more secure digital experience. The FIDO Alliance is joining forces with the Biometrics Institute to aggregate contacts and expertise,

Biometrics 2014 Conference & Exhibition announces keynote speakers

Elsevier and the Biometrics Institute have announced its keynote speaker lineup for the upcoming Biometrics 2014 Conference & Exhibition, which will take place on October 21 to 23 at Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster, London. According to its website, Biometrics 2014 will inform attendees on existing and future biometric technologies, applications and issues, which biometrics work best for their application, and what installing a biometric system really means. In addition, attendees will be able to network with a

Top biometrics news stories, week of July 27

Biometrics Week in Review: FBI opens biometrics center, State Department request for information, Capital Hill concerns about fingerprint recognition, emerging trends in the UK, BioCatch, Aadhaar, BIO-key Experian partnership, Hoyos Labs, Stanley wins government contracts and a Q&A with Biometrics Institute CEO Isabelle Moeller Here’s a recap of most popular and noteworthy biometrics news stories that appeared on this past week. FBI, Department of Defense to open new biometrics center in West Virginia – The center will house the

Biometrics2014: A Q&A with Biometrics Institute CEO Isabelle Moeller

Earlier this year the Biometrics Institute announced a partnership with Elsevier to deliver the Biometrics2014 Conference & Exhibition. Taking place in October 2014 in London, this year’s event boasts big names and a broad focus for the industry. The industry group recently announced several new speakers for the conference lineup, including Samsung as a keynote presenter. The Biometrics Institute also recently published the results of its 2014 Industry Survey, which this year found a significant rise in the use of

Top biometrics news stories, week ending July 6

Biometrics Week in Review: biometric sensors in smartwatch and smartphone, new biometric ID card for India, finger vein recognition, biometrics2014, biometrics at concerts and in your car and a special report on national and civil ID Here’s a recap of most popular and noteworthy biometrics news stories that appeared on this past week. Microsoft’s rumored smartwatch to be equipped with biometric sensors – Microsoft will apparently launch its new smartwatch platform in October, which will be equipped with 11