Dr Hemant Mardia keynotes EAB biometrics in banking and payments seminar in London

IDEX CEO Dr. Hemant Mardia presented the afternoon keynote at the European Association of Biometrics seminar on Biometrics in Banking and Payments in London last week. Dr Mardia’s presentation covered the development and deployment of biometric cards. The Biometrics in Banking and Payments seminar reflects the trends and opportunities of biometrics in the financial market and focus on practical issues of biometrics for financial services. More than 18 banks and financial institutions participated at the London seminar. The next Biometrics

EAB seminar to focus on practical issues of biometrics for financial services

The European Assocation for Biometrics (EAB) will carry out its popular Biometrics in Banking and Payments seminar next month at the ABN AMRO headquarters in Amsterdam. The seminar will reflect the trends and opportunities of biometrics in the financial market and focus on practical issues of biometrics for financial services. Topics to be covered include the implementation of PSD2, privacy and data protection in the perspective of the new GDPR and how to choose the right solution. Keynotes will be

EAB awards young researchers for outstanding work in the area of biometrics

The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) recently acknowledged three young researchers for outstanding works in the area of biometrics. Award applicants were asked to submit a research paper and supporting information from which an international jury selected the candidates to present their significant contribution in front of the jury, the EAB members and the public audience. These awards are granted annually to individuals who have been judged by a panel of internationally respected experts to be making a significant contribution

Biometrics in Banking and Payments – London

Biometrics in Banking and Payments November 17, 2017 London, UK The seminar will reflect the trends and opportunities of biometrics in the financial market. It will be discussed how processes can be designed both convenient and privacy compliant. The speakers will provide you with their experience on how to best benefit of biometric technologies and solutions. Financial institutions get free entrance (lunch included). The seminar presents a line-up of excellent international speakers, ranging from end users (who share their experiences

Biometrics in Banking and Payments – Amsterdam

Biometrics in Banking and Payments December 7, 2017 Amsterdam, Netherlands The seminar will reflect the trends and opportunities of biometrics in the financial market. It will be discussed how processes can be designed both convenient and privacy compliant. The speakers will provide you with their experience on how to best benefit of biometric technologies and solutions. The seminar presents a line-up of excellent international speakers, ranging from end users (who share their experiences with biometrics in their day to day

Preserving privacy in an age of increased surveillance: a biometrics perspective

Preserving privacy in an age of increased surveillance October 19, 2017 IBM SouthBank, London On 19 October 2017 the European Association for Biometrics (EAB) in cooperation with IBM Emerging Technology organizes a one-day workshop at IBM, South Bank London. This one day workshop will focus on privacy issues surrounding biometric technologies and applications. We will together reflect upon the many new threats and opportunities arising from the rapid increase in the channels of biometric data capture (e.g. sensors on mobile

Biometrics in Aviation

Biometrics in Aviation June 12, 2017 Lisbon, Portugal The seminar Biometrics in Aviation will discuss today’s developments in the perspective of the future of identity in an increasingly networked world.The seminar will further familiarize you with biometric methods and applications by providing guidance and new insights on how biometrics can optimize key aspects of the passengers processing at airports: seamless travel experience, customer interaction, operational efficiency, fraud reduction and prevention. During the seminar we will reflect the many new opportunities

EAB hosting Biometrics in Aviation seminar in Lisbon

The European Association for Biometrics (EAB), in cooperation with the International Air Transport Association (IATA), is presenting a ‘Biometrics in Aviation’ seminar in Lisbon on June 12. A meeting place for all major stakeholders from the aviation industry, including airports, airlines, government and industry, ‘Biometrics in Aviation’ will focus on sharing best practices based on successful implementations and how to adapt them in operational environments. The seminar will familiarize attendees with biometric methods and applications in the aviation industry by

EAB lobbies EU Parliament to enhance biometric testing

The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) sent a letter to the European Parliament last month requesting legislation to enable easier access to data required for testing biometrics products and systems. The Management Board and Advisory Council of the EAB stated that it believed an “overly restrictive and non-harmonized legal infrastructure hinders the testing of biometric systems and products for large scale settings, even when applying appropriate safeguards.” The letter notes that “due to the lack of proper provisions the owners

EAB presenting Biometrics in Payments session at European Payment Summit

The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) will be presenting a ‘Biometrics in Payments’ session at the European Payment Summit (EPS) on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. The session, moderated by EAB co-founder and Secretary Max Snijder, will provide an up-to-date briefing on developments and trends of biometric applications in financial markets and the transaction space. Onegini and UL TS BV will join the panel discussion. The European Payment Summit (EPS) offers a two day program featuring key developments for and by