Javier Preciozzi | Adjoint Professor
University of the Republic, Uruguay

Javier Preciozzi, Adjoint Professor, University of the Republic, Uruguay

Javier received the Degree in computer engineering from the Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay, in 2002, the master’s degree in applied mathematics from ENS Cachan, Cachan, France, in 2005, and the master’s degree in computer science and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the Universidad de la República, in 2006 and 2016, respectively.

Javier was CTO at the uruguayan National Civil Identity Agency from 2008 to 2016; He has participated in all major projects taking place between these years: the incorporation of an AFIS system in 2008, the country-wide implementation of the informatization of the entire agency in 2011, the implementation of eID card in 2014, the implementation of ePassport in 2015.  Since 2015, he works as an international independent ICT consultant specialized on Identity Management Systems and Biometrics.

Since 2015, he works as an international independent ICT consultant specialized on Identity Management Systems and Biometrics. Since 2017, he is ICT consultant for IDB for the NIDS project in Jamaica.  
 
He is also  an adjoint professor at the School of Engineers from Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay. One of his main research interests is biometrics, with several publications on international peer reviewed journals and conferences.

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