CONNECT:ID 2019 AGENDA

The connect:ID conference is an in-depth, interactive exploration of next-generation identity solutions. It brings together identity technology innovators, industry disruptors and solutions providers with thought leaders and policy makers for three days of learning, analysis and insightful debate. Download our conference brochure for more information.

Your conference pass gives access to all conference sessions, enhanced networking, our 100-booth exhibition, lunch, and refreshments.

 

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Washington, DC, 29 April 2019 - 1 May 2019

Schedule

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Apr 2911:00
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Registration Opens

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Refreshments in Lunch Area - Sponsored by Gemalto
Apr 2912:00
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Apr 2912:10
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Opening Keynote Address

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John Wagner will provide an update on CBP’s efforts in 2019 to enhance border security at the ports of entry and between the ports; expand public-private partnerships to advance facial biometrics and seamless travel; and serve as the catalyst of innovation to transform the business operations of the largest federal law enforcement agency committed to defending the nation’s borders.
Apr 2912:30
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Opening Keynote Address

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Stacey Fitzmaurice will address the strategic drivers and vision for TSA’s Biometric Roadmap, and discuss how TSA plans to leverage innovative biometric concepts and solutions to enhance security effectiveness, improve operational efficiency, and yield a consistent, streamlined passenger experience in coordination with aviation security partners.
Apr 2912:50
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A Fireside Chat with TSA and CBP

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Join John Wagner and Stacey Fitzmaurice for a fireside chat, to outline plans for further collaboration between CBP and TSA, including the expansion of secure and seamless travel through facial biometrics.
Apr 2913:15
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Macro Trends in Computer Vision

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Apr 2913:35
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Speed Networking - Sponsored by Herta

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Open to all delegates. With hundreds of key connections to make and potential colleagues to meet, this is yourchance to network the room like never before. Fast, efficient and fun!
Apr 2914:10
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Session Chair's Introduction - Performance Evaluation and Testing: Practical Outcomes

Government
Apr 2914:10
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Session Chair's Introduction - First Things First: The Need for Effective Identity Proofing

Commercial
Apr 2914:10
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Session Chair's Introduction - Managing Privacy, Ownership and Trust: Building Strong Digital Identity

Technology
Apr 2914:15
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Face Recognition 2019: When it Works and When it Doesn’t

Government
Apr 2914:15
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Better Identity in America: A Blueprint for Policymakers

Commercial
Apr 2914:15
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Privacy, Security & Identity: Where is the Line?

Technology
Apr 2914:30
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S&T Biometric and Identity Technology: Public/Private/Academic Partnerships

Government
Apr 2914:30
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Ensuring Trusted Identity in Unsupervised On-Boarding

Commercial
Apr 2914:30
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Self Sovereign Identity: Can You Really Own Your Own Identity

Technology
Apr 2914:45
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Testing & Evaluation Lessons from the Janus & Odin Programs

Government
Apr 2914:45
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Identity Proofing: Challenges and Opportunities

Commercial
Matthew King, Director - SAFE-BioPharma, Safe Biopharma Association
Apr 2915:10
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Networking and Refreshments Break

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Apr 2915:40
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Solving For Digital Identity: Technology Is Not The Problem

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Bob Schukai will address that when solving the challenge of digital identity, we are in danger of focusing too much on the remarkable abilities of technology and not enough on the policies and behaviors also required to answer the identity question. He will consider what international actors are doing to tackle identity-related issues and how we can apply these principles to a future solution within the United States.
Apr 2916:00
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Biometrics Sensor Fusion for Enhanced Customer Experience

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Digital transformation led to e-commerce, mobile apps and a paper-less world, with easier access to information, communication, and services. Kris Ranganath will address that as we make progress in AI and analytics and move towards the next generation of transformation, we should shift attention to how sensor fusion can combine data from all available sensors, mobile/wearables, biometrics and analytics to secure physical infrastructure and provide friction-less, immersive experiences to all.
Apr 2916:25
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Identity Matters: Identity Risk Mitigation in a Post Breach World

Commercial
David Krasinski, Director of Identity Risk Solutions, Neustar Inc
Apr 2916:40
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Identity Threats and Other Dangers on the Dark Web

Commercial
Apr 2916:55
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Panel Discussion - Thwarting Identity Fraud in a Digital and Mobile World

Commercial
Moderator: David Benini, Vice President, Marketing & Product, Aware, Inc.
David Krasinski, Director of Identity Risk Solutions, Neustar Inc

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Apr 3008:30
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Session Chair's Introduction - Grand Designs: Identity Projects in Focus

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Apr 3008:35
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Facial Recognition as a Force for Good

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Apr 3008:55
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1 Billion People are Without Legal Identity – What is the UN Doing?

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Apr 3009:10
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Assuring Interoperability and Harmonization for Sovereign ID Programs

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Apr 3009:30
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Exhibition Grand Opening

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Refreshments Sponsored by Gemalto
Apr 3009:45
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Start-Up Session

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An exclusive opportunity to listen to lightning pitches from the identity industry's newest innovators and disruptive companies of the future.
Hakan Gultekin, CTO, Chooch AI
Sumeet Naikwade, COO/Director, WeKonnect SmartCards P Ltd
Larry Wang, Business Director, Cornerstone Identity
Antonio Virzì, CEO, Biid
Lambert Sonna, Chief Executive Officer, GLOBAL ID SA
Alex Chan, Project Manager, Heimdal System
Luis De La Cruz, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Unifyia
Rich Eicher, Founder, ID123
Apr 3010:15
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Session Chair's Introduction: Building Biometric Databases at Scale

Government
Apr 3010:15
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Session Chair's Introduction: Over the Horizon: The Future of Seamless Travel

Commercial
Apr 3010:15
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Session Chair's Introduction: Effective Secure Credentials to Meet Tomorrow's Challenges

Technology
Apr 3010:20
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Building Biometric Databases – An Update on HART

Government
Apr 3010:20
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How Artificial Intelligence and Facial Recognition are Modernizing Border Management

Commercial
Apr 3010:35
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EU IT System Interoperability – Cohesive Identity Management Through Intelligent Biometric Database Design

Government
Apr 3010:35
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Digital Identities and the Use of Biometrics in Seamless Travel

Commercial
Apr 3010:35
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Identity Challenges in the Travel Continuum

Technology
Apr 3010:50
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Apr 3010:50
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Anchoring Seamless Travel Public Private Partnerships

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Ted Sobel, U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
Apr 3010:50
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Apr 3011:05
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Uruguay: A Country-Wide Successful Case of Infants and Toddlers Fingerprint Identification

Government
Apr 3011:05
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Biometric Boarding: Using Identity Solutions to Enhance Airport Passenger Experiences

Commercial
Apr 3011:05
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Apr 3011:15
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Biometrics in Identity: Building Inclusive Futures and Protecting Civil Liberties

Knowledge Exchange
In this session the Secure Identity Alliance will present their newly published Biometrics Best Practices and Recommendations Guideline, helping policy-makers to formulate inclusive, effective, and secure biometric strategies for the future.
Apr 3012:30
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Mobile Driver’s License – How We Got Here, What’s Next, and Where Can Things Ultimately Go?

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Mike Mccaskill, Chief Administrative Officer (Florida Higway Patrol), AAMVA
Apr 3012:40
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Refreshments in Lunch Area

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Sponsored by IDEMIA
Apr 3013:30
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Ministerial Address

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In this keynote address, Minister Alvarez will discuss how Mexico deals with customs and border security and assess the coordination and cooperation between customs authorities in developing innovative trade facilitation initiatives. He will also address important topics of bilateral interest, such as the importance of trade between Mexico and the US and how the re-casting of NAFTA into the USMCA is benefiting Mexico and North American trade in general.
Apr 3013:55
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Congressional Panel

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This year’s Congressional agenda includes issues of great significance to the identity technology industry. Although it is still unclear what type of legislation, if any, will emerge, the current policy debates on technology, data security, and privacy will certainly be instrumental in shaping political and public opinion for the future about biometric technologies and, prominently, facial recognition. This session, comprised of four senior, knowledgeable, and effective staff representing both Democrats and Republicans and the Senate and House of Representatives, will provide an overview of what is happening and also their insights on developments on facial recognition, privacy, border security, aviation security, and the Department of Homeland Security.
Apr 3014:30
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Disruptive Identity Technologies of the Future

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Hakan Gultekin, CTO, Chooch AI
Chris Edwards, Chief Technical Officer, Intercede Limited
Keith Kowal, Director Product Marketing, Trusted Key
Apr 3015:10
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Roundtables

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Defining the Responsibility Between Supplier and Integrator in Biometric Identification Supply
Moderator: Werner Cilliers, Senior Project ManagerIP Projects & Logistics, BioRugged
Facial Recognition – Timely Topics of Algorithms and Consent
Moderator: Matthew Pruitt, Chair, Advances in Biometric Technologies Working Group, IBIA
ID Credentials – the Root of Trust for KYC?
Identity Proofing as a Service at the Age of Biometrics and Privacy by Design
Large Scale Biometric Deployments: User Behaviour, Attacks in the Wild and Device Diversity
Mobile Driver’s License and Mobile Identity – Two Names for the Same Thing, or Two Complementary Technologies?
Moderator: Tracy Hulver, Senior Director, Digital Identity, IDEMIA
Mobile identity: Would you Rather Have your Official Biometrics Stored on your Smartphone or On a Secure Cloud?
Multimodal Biometrics: Use of Finger, Face and Iris Recognition to Achieve 99.999% Identification Rate
Pushing the Limits of Facial Recognition in Unconstrained Environments
Real Solutions for AI in Law Enforcement
Moderator: Danny Peleg, Director of Business Development, AnyVision
Security Vetting for Sport Venues & Concert Arenas
Allen Ganz, Vice President Customer Experience, NEC Corporation of America
Use Cases for Biometrics in Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals
Apr 3016:15
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Session Chair's Introduction - Securing Identity at the Border

Government
Apr 3016:15
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Session Chair's Introduction - Effective Identity Systems for the Next-Generation of Healthcare

Commercial
Apr 3016:15
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Session Chair's Introduction - Identity at the Heart of Smart Cities

Technology
Apr 3016:20
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Faster Borders: Can Smartglasses Play a Role

Government
Apr 3016:20
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The Connected Citizen: How Digital Identity, Biometrics and Flow Orchestration can Become the Pillar of Smart City

Technology
Apr 3016:35
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Challenging Language and Reckless Innovation: PROTECT – A European Border Research Project

Government
Apr 3016:35
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Emerging Approaches on Patient Matching - Can Biometrics and Smartphones Make a Difference?

Commercial
Apr 3016:45
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Identity Based Blockchain For Healthcare: A Model

Commercial
Apr 3016:55
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Innovative Approaches to the Patient Identification Puzzle: How Data Standardization Improves Accuracy

Commercial
Apr 3017:20
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Exhibition Drinks Reception

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May 108:30
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Identity as a Service

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In the process of developing the Department of Homeland Security’s innovative biometric system, it’s crucial to understand the state of biometric operations today and how to meet the needs of tomorrow. Kenneth Gantt will give insight into DHS support to customers and international partner’s and a brief look into the USA’s new biometric system. What can domestic and international customers expect from IDENT today and HART tomorrow?
May 108:50
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Digital Client Onboarding, Fraud Prevention and Improving Mobile Experience

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Peter Martis will seek to answer the important questions about the future of the mobile customer experience; is the use of biometrics in everyday life a cause for concern or the future for fraud prevention, how can we balance security and convenience when using facial recognition on a smartphone for digital client onboarding, and can we ever finally say goodbye to the password?
May 109:20
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Session Chair's Introduction - Secure Document Advances in the Future Traveler Ecosystem

Government
May 109:20
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Session Chair's Introduction - Identity Innovations in Fintech

Commercial
Paul Townsend, Senior Account Executive, Government Systems, Acuant
May 109:20
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Session Chair's Introduction - Leveraging Mobile Technology for Identity

Technology
May 109:25
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The Standards of Tomorrow: Virtualizing eTravel Documents to Create a Digital Token Based Trusted ID

Government
May 109:25
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A Unique Advantage: How Fintechs are Using Biometrics

Commercial
Sarah Clark, IDEMIA
May 109:25
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May 109:40
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May 109:40
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Panel Discussion - Identity Innovations in FinTech

Commercial
Moderator: Paul Townsend, Senior Account Executive, Government Systems, Acuant
Johannes Harkema, Government Identity Consultant & Lead, Experian
Sarah Clark, IDEMIA
May 109:40
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Securing the Digital Journey with Trusted ID and Strong User Authentication

Technology
May 109:55
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What Makes the Latest Generation of ePassport Solutions Stand out over their Predecessor Generations?

Government
May 109:55
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Leveraging What We’ve Already Paid For

Technology
May 110:10
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Future Design Considerations for ePassports

Government
May 110:10
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Mobile Channel: Enabling Digital Identity with Consent

Technology
May 110:30
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Exhibition Viewing and Networking Break

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Refreshments Sponsored by Gemalto
May 111:00
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Session Chair's Introduction: Public Security: Leveraging the Identity Technology Revolution

Government
May 111:00
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Session Chair's Introduction: Robust Authentication in a Digital and Mobile Economy

Commercial
Paul Grassi, Partner And Svp Of Cybersecurity, Easy Dynamics Corp.
May 111:00
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Session Chair's Introduction: Mobile driving licences: Practicalities, Progress and Promise

Technology
May 111:05
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Lessons for Next Generation Face Recognition Systems in Law Enforcement

Government
Brendan Klare, CEO, Rank One Computing
May 111:05
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FIDO and the Future of User Authentication

Commercial
Paul Grassi, Partner And Svp Of Cybersecurity, Easy Dynamics Corp.
May 111:05
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The Imminent Digitizaton of IDs: Rollout of the Mobile Driver License

Technology
May 111:20
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May 111:20
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Using New Authentication Technology to Reduce Fraud While Improving Customer Experience

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May 111:20
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Maryland Digital Driver’s License – Pilot Overview and the Road Ahead

Technology
Suraj Sudhakaran, Digital Identities Program Director, Thales
May 111:35
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From Liveness to Strong Genuine Presence Assurance - The Future of Biometric Authentication

Commercial
May 111:45
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Panel - Testing the Limits of Biometrics in Unconstrained Environments

Government
May 111:50
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Case Study: How Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS) Selected and Uses Gesture Biometrics for ID Verification of Mortgage Originators in the USA

Commercial
May 112:50
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Refreshments in Lunch Area

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May 113:30
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Session Chair's Introduction - Bringing Citizen Services Into the Online World

Government
Moderator: Kelli Emerick, President, 121 Government Relations and Strategies
May 113:30
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Session Chair's Introduction - Next Generation IAM Solutions: Right People, Right Resources, Right Time

Technology
May 113:35
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The Power and Possibilities of Online Citizen Services

Government
May 113:35
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May 113:50
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LA Wallet: Citizen Applications of Louissiana's Digital Driver's Llicence

Commercial
Paige Paxton, Field Administrator, State of Louisianna Office of Motor Vehicles
Calvin Fabre, President, Envoc
May 113:50
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Our Secret Strengths: The Skills of an Identity Access Management Professional

Technology
Ian Glazer, Vice President Of Identity Product Management And Founder, Salesforce / IDPro
May 114:05
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Building Customer Confidence With Assurance Trust Marks

Government
May 114:05
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Planning for the Future: What’s Your Identity and Access Management Strategy?

Technology
May 114:20
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Speaker Presentation

Government
Mohammed Murad, Vice President Of Global Sales And Business Development, Iris I.D.
May 114:20
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The Impact of AI on IAM

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Raghu Dev, World Wide Identity and Access Management Lead, IBM
May 114:40
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Futurology: Identity Technology Concepts

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An exciting look into what is yet to come, our Futurology session will showcase the possible, probable and preferable identity solutions of the future and highlight up-and-coming technologies or concepts which may see progress and development in the years ahead.
Moderator: Matthew Pruitt, Chair, Advances in Biometric Technologies Working Group, IBIA
Sherry Stein, Chief Technology Officer, SITA
Chris Boehnen, Office of the Director of National Intelligence
May 115:20
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Closing Remarks

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