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Website: idemia.com

As leader in identity technologies, IDEMIA is on a mission to unlock the world and make it safer. Backed by cutting-edge R&D, IDEMIA provides unique technologies, underpinned by long-standing expertise in biometrics, cryptography, data analytics, systems and smart devices.

IDEMIA offers its public and private customers payment, connectivity, access control, travel, identity and public security solutions. Every day, around the world, IDEMIA secures billions of interactions in the physical and digital worlds.

With nearly 15,000 employees, IDEMIA is trusted by over 600 governmental organizations and more than 2,300 enterprises spread over 180 countries, with an impactful, ethical and socially responsible approach.

For more information, visit www.idemia.com and follow @IDEMIAGroup on Twitter.

IDEMIA Biometrics News


Digital Travel Credentials coming to Canada-Netherlands pilot, future US scanners

Digital travel credential pilots are set to expand beyond Europe, and forthcoming biometric scanners from Idemia will support such digital…

Sep 7, 2023

Idemia biometrics to bolster India’s growing offline payments market

India is now the world’s most populous nation, but according to executives at Idemia, mobile phone penetration stands at 46…

Sep 7, 2023

Idemia asserts top results for biometric performance across modalities in NIST tests

The results of testing by the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology show top-ranking accuracy for Idemia algorithms across…

Sep 5, 2023

Delaware triples locations for Idemia’s biometric background checks

Delaware State Police have chosen Idemia to provide a way for members of the public to carry out in-person or…

Aug 25, 2023

Gov’t, industry officials hope airport biometrics lower traveler stress levels

Traveling through airports can be a stressful experience but government agencies across the United States, India, Vietnam and other countries…

Aug 17, 2023

US Army tests Idemia NSS facial recognition for multi-person in-vehicle identification

A new facial recognition system from Idemia National Security Solutions (NSS) has been implemented at Gate 10 of Redstone Arsenal…

Aug 15, 2023

Idemia lobbies TSA over Clear identity checks amid airport market share competition

Digital identity giant Idemia, which provides biometric devices used in background checks for TSA PreChecks as well as supplies the…

Aug 2, 2023

California tests, Iowa launches digital IDs, while Michigan considers legislation

California, Michigan, and Iowa are all taking steps to implement digital IDs. California is testing, Iowa is launching, and Michigan…

Jul 12, 2023

Newer algorithms join incumbent facial recognition developers among accuracy leaders

A series of new facial recognition algorithms submitted to the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology for its Face…

Jul 11, 2023

Idemia supplies 2.8M more biometric passports for Nepal at reduced price

The government of Nepal has reached a deal with Idemia to supply 2.8 million biometric passports, which the country’s foreign…

Jul 3, 2023

Airport face biometrics expansion in US, India accelerating

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration plans to expand facial recognition for passenger processing to 430 airports around the country within…

Jun 21, 2023

Idemia reveals details on Lithuania’s biometric border system

French biometrics and digital identity giant Idemia has revealed more information about the border-crossing equipment that the company is supplying…

Jun 20, 2023

Idemia grabs a piece of Digi Yatra airport biometrics rollout

Idemia has won a contract with GMR Group, which operates airports in Delhi, Hyderabad and Goa, to provide facial recognition…

Jun 15, 2023

Idemia biometric kiosks streamline train checkpoint clearance in Singapore

New immigration kiosks at Woodlands Train Checkpoint (WTCP) in Singapore are streamlining clearance processes through the use of biometric kiosks….

Jun 1, 2023

Togo brings in Atos and Idemia to build national digital ID program

The government of Togo has hired Atos and Idemia to create a MOSIP-based national digital ID program for its citizens….

Apr 19, 2023

Sale of Idemia may net less, result in a bust-up

Handicapping the sale of Idemia proves the advice about reading tea leaves. You have to drink the tea first. In…

Apr 19, 2023

Nepal pauses national ID card verification contract to probe tender process

Nepal’s Cabinet is halting a biometric ID contract and forming a panel to probe the decision by the country’s former…

Apr 18, 2023

Idemia I&S wins $128M ID and biometrics scanner contract to enhance US airport security

Idemia Identity & Security USA has secured an indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ), $128 million contract with the U.S. Department…

Apr 4, 2023

Juniper Research uncovers top platforms for digital card issuance, forecasts 1.3B in 2027

A new study from Juniper Research has revealed that the number of payment cards issued per year over digital platforms…

Mar 31, 2023

New chairman appointed to lead Idemia through sale

Biometrics and digital ID giant Idemia has named board member Erik Maris chairman of the company’s supervisory board. Maris joins…

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Facial recognition: A strategic imperative for national security

This is a guest post by IDEMIA NSS President and CEO B Scott Swann and Senior Director for Innovation and…

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International Identity Day an opportunity for knowledge sharing for Idemia

September 16 is International Identity Day, in recognition of United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal 16.9. The Goal is to provide…

Oct 18, 2019Idemia brings government experience to accelerating airport biometrics deployments

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