This section covers all the news and information not included in earlier sections, such as the use of biometrics for construction, telecoms, and general office functions…

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Fujitsu extends security portfolio with ImageWare agreement 20 July 2017

Japanese tech firm Fujitsu has extended a biometric solutions agreement with ImageWare. 

SDW 2017 sees attendee numbers soar to new record 20 July 2017

Leading next-generation government and citizen ID event SDW 2017 has revealed year-on-year growth in visitorship of 6%, and a record level of conference attendees.

EFF tells Minnesota court that sheriff must reveal biometric usage 18 July 2017

A privacy group has told Minnesota Supreme Court that the sheriff must release emails documenting all use of biometric technology.


Biometric Standardisation in the European Union: CEN TC224 WG18

Having a harmonized vocabulary on biometric terminology would prove very helpful in creating a common European market for biometric technology and its applications.

EAB Contribution to Horizon 2020 consultations

An outline of some key research priorities and objectives are presented as input to the preliminary consultations surrounding the theme of Trustworthy ICT within the Horizon 2020 programme.

Automated Personal Identification

This book is a rare and exciting find in the US Library of Congress. It is one of the very earliest analyses of automated personal identity technology and was written at the birth of what we now know as the modern biometrics industry. Despite being written in 1974, the authors saw with impressive clarity many of the issues that remain today as some of the most difficult problems to solve.

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