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Consumer Devices Drive Public Acceptance of Biometrics
16 February 2017
While large scale public sector implementations drove the initial rollout of biometric-based applications, biometric-enabled consumer devices -- from smart phones, to car doors, to accessing mobile banking accounts -- are driving public willingness to use biometrics today. Improvements in biometric technology, coupled with this growing public acceptance, are creating the perfect storm for explosive growth in biometric applications, but not without some new challenges for organisations deploying biometric applications, says John Kendall, director border and national security programs, Unisys.

ID4Africa Annual Meeting is back in its 3rd Edition
15 February 2017
Dr. Joseph J. Atick, Executive Chairman explains why ID4Africa is bigger, better and more pertinent than ever. ID4Africa may be a young movement, but it has already founded a community by capturing the minds and hearts of a large group of people passionate about facing the identification challenges to build a more equitable Africa.

Biometrics Institute Media Release: The Biometrics Institute Week London 2017 dates announced, with a new venue and format
6 December 2016
London/ /Sydney - The Biometrics Institute announces dates for its 2017 London conference, including a range of satellite events, during the week of the 30 October – 3 November 2017.

Biometrics Institute Media Release: The Hon Michael Keenan MP, Minister for Justice, Minister Assisting the Prime Minister on Counter Terrorism just confirmed to address Biometrics Institute Showcase Australia
9 November 2016
Sydney. The independent and international impartial Biometrics Institute just received confirmation that The Hon Michael Keenan MP, Minister for Justice, Minister Assisting the Prime Minister on Counter Terrorism to give the keynote opening address at next week's Showcase Australia. The event will take place at the Hyatt Hotel in Canberra on the 16 November 2016.

Biometrics 2016 - Brief Overview
8 November 2016
Around 500 members and industry professionals converged in London for Biometrics Institute Week (17-21 October 2016) with the main event being the 3-day Biometrics 2016 conference, organised in partnership with Elsevier and the Biometrics Institute.

Biometrics Institute Media Release: The Biometrics Institute celebrates 15 years of promoting the responsible use of biometrics
11 October 2016
London/ /Sydney - The Biometrics Institute today celebrates its 15-year anniversary with a consistent mission of promoting the responsible use of biometrics as an independent and impartial international user group.

Media Release: The Biometrics Institute strengthens its expertise in consumer applications and digital services
22 September 2016
Sydney/ London - The Biometrics Institute welcomes Adam Hergert from ANZ Bank, Jason Holmes from Heathrow Airport and Richard Agostinelli from Crossmatch to its already impressive Board of Directors.

Inc. 5000 Ranks Integrated Biometrics No. 965 on List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies
26 August 2016
NEW YORK, N.Y. & SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Inc. magazine has ranked Integrated Biometrics, LLC, the world’s innovator in light emitting sensor (LES) film technology, No. 965 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

The listing reflects continuing success for the company as it evolves to meet increasing demand for its portfolio of FBI-certified enrollment and verification fingerprint scanners.

“Our growth is due to our team’s tireless innovation not only in developing newer and better fingerprint biometric technology, but in responding to the continually changing needs of our strategic partners and the customers they serve,” CEO Steve Thies said, adding, “The Inc. 5000 listing is a reflection of this extraordinary attention to customer service.”

Carrasco International Airport modernizes Border Control procedures and paves way to future end-to-end single-token travel journey
24 August 2016
Montevideo’s Carrasco International Airport has just inaugurated an innovative integrated Border Control solution. Easy Airport is the program that is offering passengers, for the first time in the country, self-service Automated Border Control, reinforced by the simultaneous modernization of assisted procedures. Vision-Box™ is one of the designated partners to meet the goal of the overarching SISCA - Integrated Airport Security and Control System – of boosting security, whilst revolutionizing the passenger experience.

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