IDEX hosting investor presentation at CES

IDEX will be hosting an investor presentation at CES on January 10th. Members of the executive management team will present IDEX’s business strategy and highlight the company’s leadership position and market opportunities in the biometric cards market. The company also plans to demonstrate its latest fingerprint sensor solutions. The presentation will be held by IDEX’s CEO Dr. Hemant Mardia, CFO Henrik Knudtzon, CTO Fred Benkley and Chief Products Officer Stan Swearingen. Management will also be hosting individual meetings with members

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

IDEX signs innovation agreement with global payment provider

IDEX has signed an agreement with its major global payment partner to deliver advanced biometric technologies for its payment card products. The Norwegian biometrics company will be compensated against specific roadmap milestones over the next six months. “We are really pleased that a key partner has made this strong commitment to our technology vision and product roadmap,” said Dr Hemant Mardia, CEO of IDEX. “This relationship is a real recognition of the deep biometric expertise we have created at IDEX

IDEX enters into distribution agreement with Comtech

Fingerprint solutions developer IDEX has entered into a distribution agreement with Comtech, one of the largest providers of electronic components and solutions in China. This agreement will see Comtech, which has placed its first orders for IDEX fingerprint sensors, serve as an additional distribution channel for IDEX in China. “The Chinese market for fingerprint sensors is large and growing,” explained Dr. Hemant Mardia, IDEX CEO. “This partnership ensures that we have sufficient presence and logistical capacity in this important market,

IDEX exhibiting its flexible fingerprint sensor embedded in a smartcard at TRUSTECH

IDEX will be showcasing its flexible touch fingerprint sensor embedded in an ISO-ID1 smartcard at TRUSTECH later this month Cannes, France. “IDEX’s polymer sensor is uniquely suited for card integration,” said CEO of IDEX, Dr. Hemant Mardia. “The IDEX sensor is fully flexible and offers significant cost advantage over conventional silicon sensors due to the small silicon footprint. IDEX unveiled the world’s first flexible sensor for ISO-ID1 in February, and has worked with the card ecosystem to deliver a fingerprint

IDEX shipping polymer fingerprint sensors to three IoT customers

IDEX ASA is shipping its polymer ‘Eagle’ fingerprint sensors to three different Internet of Things (IoT) customers. The company says it has received repeat orders from all three customers for sensors to be integrated into different application areas including BioKey’s USB dongle, the SideTouch, as well as a door lock and an encrypted storage solution from two other Asian customers. “I am pleased about our traction in the developing IoT segment, which is a strong validation of the Eagle off-chip

IDEX releases a flexible touch fingerprint sensor for ISO cards

IDEX ASA announced that it has successfully completed development of a flexible polymer touch sensor with image quality and performance criteria specifically designed for smart card and ID card applications. This touch sensor for ISO ID-1 form factor cards is in support of IDEX’s ongoing strategic partnership with a global payments company for the development of a worldwide biometric payment card program announced last June. At the time, IDEX CEO Dr. Hemant Mardia commented, “We are very pleased to have

Fingerprint sensors for payments and banking: Q&A with IDEX CEO Hemant Mardia

On October 16th, the European Association for Biometrics (EAB) will host its second ‘Biometrics in Banking and Payments’ seminar in London, which will explore the role of biometric technologies in the financial industry. The London event is the second of three seminars to take place this year, followed by a third seminar in Amsterdam on November 26. One of the seminar’s key presentations will be delivered by IDEX ASA CEO Hemant Mardia, who will discuss ‘Enabling solutions for mass deployment