Thomas Sommerfeld is a Criminal Police Officer currently employed as I-CORE Programme Manager at the INTERPOL General Secretariat in Lyon/France. He worked for the Bundeskriminalamt as IT Product Manager, for Europol as IT Project Manager and for INTERPOL as Assistant Director Information Services and Technology. As Business Architect he designed the I-CORE programme for digital evolution of INTERPOL’s Policing Capabilities following an extensive capability analysis and MC needs assessment. He is now responsible for the development and implementation of the projects in this roadmap. "Biometrics at Frontline Policing" is one of the important global initiatives in the programme.