Dr. James Cambier is VP and CTO, Iris Technology at Cross Match Technologies and oversees hardware and software technology development related to iris recognition. He has over 30 years’ experience in applying image processing to problems in military mapping, medical imaging, industrial automatic inspection, and biometrics. Prior to joining Cross Match he served as VP Research and CTO at Iridian Technologies, a provider of software solutions in iris recognition technology.

James has participated in the standards development work of the US M1 Committee on biometrics and the ISO/IEC SC37 Biometric Standards committee, where he served as editor of the ISO/IEC 19794-6 standard on iris data interchange. He is also a partner in IrisTrac, LLC, which develops and licenses iris recognition technology for use in animal identification.
James holds a BS degree in electrical engineering from the University of Missouri and MS and PhD degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Rochester.