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Authentication and Digital Identity Forum

20 - 21 June 2018 | New York City
This Forum, to be run for the first time in 2018, will target banking and financial institutions, health and insurance, government agencies and other similar organisations with an interest in digital identities. We invite you to participate in the discussions around digital identities, authentication and digital transformations and the multitude of challenges which are faced.

Key note speaker confirmed: Hector Balderas, Attorney General for the State of New Mexico

The AG will be sharing some of his innovative and proactive thoughts and projects around identity – with a focus on the intersection of identity and biometrics


Chairing the day will be Andy Foote, Wells Fargo and Deputy Chairman, Biometrics Institute.


This event will be part moderated by David Birch, who is an internationally recognised thought leader in digital identity and digital money.  David will also make a keynote address.

Issues to be discussed/covered at the Forum:
  • A focus on different biometric modalities for both passive and active authentication
  • Inclusion of behavioural biometrics
  • Anti-spoofing
  • Intersection of AI and biometrics and the synergy with block chain applications
  • Legal framework for biometric use
  • Privacy considerations
  • Innovation session by Start ups

Target audience for the Forum:

  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Health & Insurance Industry
  • Government Agencies
  • Start-ups
  • Other organisations who manage digital identity and need to improve their digital service delivery



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We have limited sponsorship opportunities available remaining, please contact

We also have a Special Session for Start-ups – if you are interested in this, please contact


Media Partner:




Eleven Times Square
(Eighth Avenue & 41st Street)
New York, NY 10036-8299

Thank you to our hosts – Proskauer – who are members of the Biometrics Institute.  We are delighted to be holding this event in this stunning venue.


Registration Fees:

     Member      Non Member


    GBP 500      GBP 750
Supplier    GBP 750      GBP 1500


If you would like to contribute to the agenda or have any thoughts on the agenda, please contact