Roger Baldwin | Member Of The Advisory Council
Biometrics Institute | United Kingdom

Roger Baldwin, Member Of The Advisory Council, Biometrics Institute

Planet Biometrics - Day 1: Biometrics for Public Security: Performance, Practice and Ethics
"UN Compendium of Recommended Practices for the Responsible Use and Sharing of Biometrics in Counter-Terrorism"
Roger's presentation will give an overview of the 'UN Compendium of Recommended Practices for the Responsible Use and Sharing of Biometrics in Counter-Terrorism', of which he was the penholder. The publication describes the check and balances between countering terrorism and privacy, data protection and human rights under international law when deploying biometric systems across the globe.

Biography:
Roger Baldwin is a member of the Biometrics Institute Advisory Board and the former Deputy Chairman and Director. Roger was previously Head of Counter Terrorism Forensic Services with the Metropolitan Police, London, in the UK.

He is a ‘Penholder’ for the UN CTED Project - the UN Compendium of Recommended Practices for the Responsible Use and Sharing of Biometrics in Counter Terrorism. Roger is also an independent Consultant specializing in developing forensic science and biometric capabilities in fragile and developing countries

Appearances:



Day 1 @ 16:15

Biometrics for Public Security: Performance, Practice and Ethics 

Recent advancements have expanded the capacity of biometrics to enhance public security. This session will bring together the perspectives of a variety of stakeholders, to ask how the capabilities of automated facial recognition surveillance can be leveraged for good.
last published: 17/Jun/19 13:35 GMT
last published: 17/Jun/19 13:35 GMT

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