Sebastien Marcel | Head of Biometrics Security and Privacy Group
Idiap Research Institute | Switzerland

Sebastien Marcel, Head of Biometrics Security and Privacy Group, Idiap Research Institute

Sébastien Marcel heads the Biometrics Security and Privacy (BSP) group at the Idiap Research Institute (CH) and conducts research on face recognition, speaker recognition, vein recognition and presentation attack detection. He is lecturer at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and the University of Lausanne. He is Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Biometrics, Behavior, and Identity Science (TBIOM).  He was the coordinator of European research projects including MOBIO, TABULA RASA or BEAT and involved in international projects (DARPA, IARPA). He is also the Director of the Swiss Center for Biometrics Research and Testing conducting FIDO certifications and cooperative research.

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Identity Week London 2020 - Day 3 @ 09:55

Panel: Fighting the Fakes

The evolution of morphing, advance presentation attacks and deepfakes has exposed vulnerabilities in biometric systems, but now the fightback begins. Panellists will discuss what needs to be done to address spoofing challenges and strategies to secure biometrics of the future.
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT

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