ISC West releases education session lineup

ISC West and event sponsor Security Industry Association have collaborated to develop a comprehensive educational program for April 2018 show attendees. SIA Education@ISC will offer more than 85 accredited sessions covering a range of industry topics including how biometrics are changing the way we interact and transact, and how the increasing popularity of biometric authentication will impact our relationship with physical devices. “Each year, our mission is to provide attendees with the knowledge, strategies and tactics they need to fight

Technavio report forecasts global biometrics market in education to grow 26% CAGR from 2017-2021

Technavio has released a new report that forecasts that the global biometrics market in the education sector to grow at a CAGR of more than 26 percent during the forecast 2017-2021. In the report, “Global Biometrics Market in Education Sector 2017-2021”, Technavio covers the market outlook and growth prospects of the global biometrics market in the education sector for 2017-2021. Technavio further segments the market into three types, including fingerprinting technology, iris recognition technology, and facial recognition technology. Fingerprinting technology

Terrorism Studies

Terrorism Studies Certificate / Advanced Certificate / Individual Modules Online delivery with expert tutor support Feb, June and Oct every year Terrorism Studies course is one of the most recommended programs in the industry and is endorsed and recognized by numerous industry experts who have completed the program. Over the years the focus of the course has expanded to include issues such as radicalization, the psychology of terrorism, cybersecurity, intelligence and terrorist use of IEDs, and now we have added

STC Group contributes to university biometric and forensic laboratory

STC Group, in collaboration with the American University of Science & Technology (AUST) and SITE Technology have opened a biometric and forensic laboratory for 40 workplaces in Lebanon. The grand opening of the STC laboratory and introduction of the education program for students with a degree in forensics took place on June 2. Representatives from the University and Site Technology, counselors of the Russian Embassy and experts from STC came together for a roundtable discussion concerning current market conditions, the

WFP education program in Pakistan using biometrics to verify identity

The World Food Programme’s (WFP) first cash-based assistance initiative for secondary school girls in Pakistan will be supported by biometric attendance data. The Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) Secretariat education program will serve the semi-autonomous tribal region in northwestern Pakistan, which will see participation from about 15,000 female students in 179 middle and high schools in 7 FATA agencies and the frontier regions. All girls who attend at least 80 percent of classes each month will receive a cash grant

Terrorism Studies

Terrorism Studies Certificate / Advanced Certificate / Individual Modules Online delivery with expert tutor support Feb, June and Oct every year Terrorism Studies course is one of the most recommended programs in the industry and is endorsed and recognized by numerous industry experts who have completed the program. Over the years the focus of the course has expanded to include issues such as radicalization, the psychology of terrorism, cybersecurity, intelligence and terrorist use of IEDs, and now we have added

ZKAccess brought its advanced biometric access control class to PSA-TEC

Biometrics and RFID security solutions provider ZKAccess recently conducted its Advanced Biometric Access Control class at PSA-TEC. The CEU course is accredited by the ESA, BICSI, State of NJ and the State of Florida. The class walks students through the evolution of access control, providing a clear understanding of why each new technology succeeded its predecessor. Topics covered include why PIN code locks succeeded metal key ‘n lock systems, why barcode and mag stripe readers succeeded PIN code readers, what

CEI-Europe announces four image sensor courses

CEI-Europe, a leading provider of specialist semiconductor training, has announced four image sensor courses to take place in Barcelona and Amsterdam in Q2 2016. The courses range from introductory to advanced and are suitable for those looking to develop or enhance their understanding of image sensor technologies, applications, problems and analysis. Course leader and professor at Delft University, Dr Albert Theuwissen explains: “As light and image sensing becomes more prevalent in every-day devices, and used for applications which are increasingly

ZKAccess educates on biometrics best practices

ZKAccess’ free three-credit CEU-accredited ‘Advanced Biometric Access Control’ course instructs physical security integrators on how to migrate from traditional card access systems to biometrics. The course also provides in-depth information about how biometrics works and the added benefits of security and convenience that biometric technologies provide including the benefits, installation, operation and maintenance of biometric systems. Through the course, ZKAccess encourages security professionals to proactively educate themselves on biometrics best practices, instead of simply waiting for their clients to do

Technavio publishes biometrics in education report

Technavio published its report, “Biometrics Market in the United States in Education Sector 2015-2019“, which forecasts the biometrics market in the U,S. education sector to grow at a CAGR of 23.65% over the period 2014-2019. The report covers both the current and future scenarios of the biometrics market in the U.S. education sector for the period 2015-2019. According to the report, the market is highly fragmented with several small and large vendors. The report includes a detailed product and feature