connect:ID April 30 – May 2, 2018 WEWCC, Washington, DC An exploration of physical and digital identity in the 21st century connect:ID is an innovative international conference and a free global exhibition that together focused on all aspects of identity technologies and the opportunities for their management in both the physical and digital worlds. connect:ID Conference – April 30 – May 2, 2018 Hear from some of the key players in the identity technology marketplace from thought leaders to end

New initiatives planned for connect:ID 2018

Science Media Partners and the International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA), the organizers of the identity solutions event connect:ID 2018, have revealed a range of new initiatives for the fifth annual event. The connect:ID 2018 exhibition and conference will be held from April 30 to May 2, 2018 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C. and is expected to attract more than 1,300 identity and security professionals from government and the private sector. To meet the expected

Suprema showcases optical fingerprint scanner at ID4Africa and connect:ID

Suprema has a long and established track record in Africa, even relative to the standards of biometric companies participating in ID4Africa 2017. As a participant in all three annual ID4Africa events, and as a major supplier of fingerprint hardware and solutions to the African market since taking on huge projects beginning in 2009, the company has gained a deep perspective into the continental market for digital identity systems. Suprema Head of Sales John Lee sat down for an exclusive interview

Veridium showcasing enterprise biometric solutions at connect:ID

Veridium is demonstrating the latest features of its enterprise biometric solutions at connect:ID 2017, being held this week in Washington D.C. The company says the new updates to its biometric solutions improve enterprise security as well as increases convenience and productivity at a lower total cost of ownership to the customer. Verdium is showcasing VeridiumID, 4 Fingers TouchlessID and VerdiumAD. VeridiumID is a server-side protocol for biometric authentication that works in concert with a front-end SDK to allow companies to

Vocord presenting new facial recognition solutions at connect:ID

Vocord Company will demonstrate a new face recognition solution for mobile biometric identification, built-in face recognition solutions and recognition as a cloud service at next week’s connect:ID. Vocord on-the-go recognition product detects faces in the crowd, and matches them against an enrollment database in a fraction of a second. The database doesn’t store any personal data, just a biometric template and an ID of a person, preventing illegitimate access to personal data and illegal data collection. The recognition for mobile

Aware releases cloud-based biometric identification solution

Aware has released Indigo|Onboard, the first in the company’s new Indigo line of cloud-based solutions that provide biometric search functionality either as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) subscription or as a server-based software license. Indigo|Onboard improves the onboarding process with advanced identity management capabilities, enabling organizations to biometric search to quickly determine if a new customer or employee has an existing identity record in the system. As a result, organizations can detect attempts at identity fraud as well as prevent any duplicate

Secugen releasing new fingerprint reader later this year, will demo at connect:ID

Secugen announced that it will release the Hamster Pro 45 fingerprint reader and the U45 sensor in the second half of 2017. The U45 is the OEM sensor that is inside the Hamster Pro 45. The U45 is intended for developers who would like to create their own two finger readers or who intend to imbed the FAP 45 sensor into devices with additional functionality. The Hamster Pro 45 is a FAP 45 certified, Appendix F compliant two finger and

connect:ID 2017

connect:ID 2017:Physical & digital identity in the 21st century May 1-3, 2017 WEWCC, Washington, DC, USA Welcome to the 4th edition of connect:ID – with it’s leading global conference and exhibition that focuses on all aspects of identity technologies and the opportunities for their management in both the physical and digital worlds. The event takes place May 1-3, 2017 in Washington, DC, with the conference running for 3 days and the free-to-visit exhibition open for 2 days – May 2-3,

BIO-key showcasing biometric authentication solutions at connectID

BIO-key International is a Silver Sponsor at this week’s connect:ID 2016 conference and exhibition in Washington, D.C. and will be showcasing its biometric authentication solutions for on-device and the cloud. BIO-key has, in partnership with 2FA, developed an enterprise biometric authentication solution that extends device authentication available in Windows Hello to traditional Active Directory (AD) joined systems and has recently added support for Azure AD. The company will also be demonstrating its SideTouch compact fingerprint reader. SideTouch was developed to

Biometrics research, facial recognition, authentication and access control trending this week

Here is a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on this past week. Research and development Researchers at Mu’tah University in Jordan are using an artificial intelligence algorithm and biometrics to identify a person using hand geometry and more specifically, the “V” signs terrorists sometimes make when posing for photos or videos. Ahmad Hassanat and his team told the MIT Technology Review: “Identifying a person using a small part of the hand is a challenging