Deep Bhatia is the Director of Product Management of Biometrics at Qualcomm Technologies Inc. and is on the Board of Directors at IBIA (International Biometrics & Identity Association). He is passionate about building relationships to create secure products which improve accuracy and user experience, by leveraging biometrics & hardware-based solutions.
Deep builds on 21 years of industry experience bringing new products to market. His visionary strategies have brought to life products that range from biometric sensors, embedded mobile devices, smartphones, automotive technologies (infotainment and telematics), IOT markets, and cellular base station chipsets which are now widely commercialized.
The development, deployment and usage of biometrics and digital identity technologies are at a confluence: they have experienced unprecedented growth in terms of technological advancement, the breadth and array of use-cases, as well as their ubiquity - not to mention their share of public debate. With these elements in mind, we have gathered some IBIA members, representing start-ups, as well as mature companies, and several industry verticals - to discuss advancements, opportunities and challenges that face our industry... and our future.