Biometric Update for June 20, 2019

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Chris Burt

ID4Africa 2020 will be held in Marrakesh, Morocco, under the theme of “Identity 360.” Executive Director Dr. Joseph Atick announced…

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By Chris Burt

A lack of interoperability and vendor lock-in are long-standing barriers to successful identification systems in many places around the world,…

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By Frank Hersey

The second day of ID4Africa 2019 featured 16 informational tracks delving into a range of issues related to this year’s…

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By Frank Hersey

Members from the first in-person gathering of what could become a pan-African data protection council, and the first time focusing…

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By Chris Burt

Among the highlights of the second day of ID4Africa 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa, was a packed and at time…

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By Frank Hersey

Digital identity themes, challenges, problems and progress came to the fore in Johannesburg as delegates from African governments, international agencies…

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By Chris Burt

In the inaugural meeting of the ID4Africa Identity Council (IIC), Mory Camara, Director General of Guinea’s ANGEIE (National Agency of…

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By Frank Hersey

As the flagship ID4Africa event opens in South Africa, HID Global talks to Biometric Update about the developments in digital…

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By Chris Burt

The maturity of Africa’s digital identity ecosystem has led to new debates on crucial identity topics at ID4Africa 2019, ID4Africa…

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By Chris Burt

To meet customer demand for secure FAP 30 fingerprint scanning with mobile devices in countries like Nigeria and Uganda, Suprema…

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Spotlight:

ID4Africa 2019

Biometric Update has been the official journalist for the last three annual meetings of the ID4Africa ID-4-All Movement and is honored to be selected once again for this year’s meeting.

ID4Africa 2019 will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa hosted by the Department of Home Affairs June 18 – 20, 2019. The theme of the conference will be “Identity Ecosystems for Service Delivery.”

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