Main Day 1

Check out everything going on at Biometrics for Government & Law Enforcement during Main Day 1.

8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration and Breakfast

8:50 am - 9:00 am Director’s Opening Remarks

Co-Chairman Shuki Hasson - Program Director, IDGA
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Co-Chairman Shuki Hasson

Program Director
IDGA

9:00 am - 9:45 am Advancing Biometrics with Customs and Border: What does the future hold?

Nael Samha - Director, Passenger Systems and Biometrics, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
• Advancing passenger systems and passenger name records with biometrics
• Monitoring security at all modes of transportation, air, land, and sea
• Centralizing access to biometric data
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Nael Samha

Director, Passenger Systems and Biometrics
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

• AI/machine learning – S/A Ben Teed
• Rapid DNA/Biometrics – Section Chief Brandon Stiefer
• Biometric Identification Transnational Migration Alert Program (BITMAP) – Section Chief Hillary Hodge
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Hillary Hodge Jr.

Section Chief
Department of Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement Homeland Security Investigations International Operations

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Special Agent Ben Teed

National Technical Lead
Homeland Security Investigations, Innovation Lab

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Brandon Stiefer

Rapid DNA/ Biometrics
Section Chief Homeland Security Investigations

10:30 am - 11:00 am Biometrics Networking Break Sponsored by Grabba



11:00 am - 11:45 am Friend or Foe: The Rapidly Changing Landscape of Identity

Glenn Krizay - Director, Defense Forensics and Biometrics Agency
We find ourselves in a new state of constant competition with near peer adversaries at home and abroad. “How do we distinguish between bad actors and law abiding
civilians?” In this session, we will learn how Forensics and Biometric efforts across the enterprise support DoD operations and our partners in law enforcement through
identity activities.
• Discuss the vital need for information sharing and leveraging emerging technology in the field to empower law enforcement
• Explore the increasing field demand for near real-time friend or foe identification
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Glenn Krizay

Director
Defense Forensics and Biometrics Agency

11:45 am - 12:30 pm Secure Credentials in a Multi-factor Enterprise

Sarah Delregno - Channel Sales Executive Manager, IDEMIA National Security Solutions
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Sarah Delregno

Channel Sales Executive Manager
IDEMIA National Security Solutions

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm Utilizing Biometrics to Maximize Efficiency in Processing and Authenticating Immigration Requests

Brian Broderick - Deputy Chief, Identity and Information Management Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
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Brian Broderick

Deputy Chief, Identity and Information Management Division
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

• Reviewing Army Biometrics portfolio and S&T efforts
• Discussing the ‘Next Generation of Biometric Collection’
• Addressing latest modernization efforts and top priorities
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William Graves

Chief Engineer for PM DoD Biometrics
PEO for Intelligence, Electronic Warfare & Sensors, US Army

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Co-Chairman Thirimachos Bourlai

Professor
West Virginia University