Biometrics 2016

Biometrics 2016

18-20 October 2016 | Westminster, London, UK

Register now for the Biometrics 2016 Conference to interact with more than 70 international speakers from government, law enforcement, border control, financial institutions and payment providers, research and the biometrics industry.

Each will provide different perspectives on the use of biometrics, highlight the key issues to consider when adopting the technology, and encourage knowledge transfer between industries and applications.

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Why attend conference?

Get up to speed with biometric technologies, applications and issues
Whether you are looking to use biometrics to identify citizens or to perform a transaction, to access your computer or even your place of work, Biometrics 2016 will pinpoint all the key issues to consider.

Find out which biometrics work best for your application
With many biometrics to choose from, Biometrics 2016 will provide a complete insight into how to choose the right biometric technology for secure, reliable and convenient solutions for your organization.

Understand what installing a biometric system really means
Numerous factors need to be considered when rolling out a biometric solution. Biometrics 2016 will offer practical advice and results from new trials and case studies and take a look at issues such as security concerns, technology interoperability and ethics.

Learn what future technologies have in store
Many lessons are being learnt through a multitude of pilot projects using biometrics, both in the commercial and governmental sectors. Biometrics 2016 will review the latest standards, testing and government policy and outline what needs to be done to ensure broader practical implementation of the technology.

Network with a wide variety of delegates, speakers, exhibition visitors, systems integrators and manufacturers from around the world
No other forum offers the opportunity to meet with so many people interested in the opportunities biometric technology can provide for your organization.

Conference tracks include

Identity management and biometrics

Highlighted speakers


Linda Champion, Manager Europe, Africa & Middle East, Australian Federal Police, UK

Impact of identity crime

Sandra Peaston

Sandra PeastonAssistant Director, Insight, Cifas, UK

Identity fraud – the nature of the problem

Gregory Henwoodformerly with UK Home Office and Ministry of Justice

Cyber security – the financial risks for your organisation

Secure transactions and consumer biometrics

Highlighted speakers

Fernando Garcia-Quismondo Garrido

Fernando Garcia-Quismondo GarridoCorporate Technology, Group Santander, Spain

Myths, issues and Challenges when adopting biometrics at banking institutions

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Biometrics Institute

Paul TruemanPaul TruemanSVP, Global Enterprise Risk and Security, MasterCard, UK

From innovation to adoption: The journey for biometrics

Ray KimbleRay KimbleStrategic Partner, GSMA, UK

Panel: The mobile revolution and the protection of data: how to secure transactions

Unlocking digital and mobile identity with biometrics

Highlighted speakers

David FerbracheDavid FerbracheTechnical Director Cybersecurity, UK KPMG, UK

The end of passwords?

Biometrics and forensics

Highlighted speakers

Mark BranchflowerMark BranchflowerHead of Fingerprint Unit, Police Forensics Sub-Directorate, INTERPOL, France

Case study: INTERPOL South East Asia Forensic Project

Public sector biometrics and borders

Highlighted speakers

Florian ForsterFlorian Forster, Head, Immigration and Border Management, Department of Migration Management, International Organization for Migration, Switzerland

IOM, identity management and biometrics

Jason Holmes

Jason Holmes, Director, Biometrics Institute and Head of Border Force Relations & Special Assistance, Heathrow Operations – Customer Relations & Service, UK

How can biometrics help create social impact?

Highlighted speakers

Peter WaggettPeter WaggettEmerging Technologies, IBM & Chair IST/44 Biometrics Committee, BSI IBM, UK

Opportunities and challenges for biometrics aiding in child protection

Norberto AndradeNorberto AndradePrivacy & Public Policy, Facebook, USA

Panel: How can biometrics aid in child protection and have social impact?

Liveness detection and vulnerability assessments

Highlighted speakers

Erik BowmanErik BowmanTechnical Fellow, Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, USA

Measuring enterprise biometric system performance

Research and innovation in biometrics

Highlighted speakers

Jonathon PhillipsJonathon Phillips, Electronic Engineer, National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA

Deep learning for face recognition: Hype or not?

Exhibition and Free Seminars: 19-20 October 2016 | Get your free tickets

For an introduction into what biometrics can offer your organisation come to the associated Biometrics 2016 Exhibition to meet with our exhibitors and attend a series of free seminars