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

Co-Chairman Shuki Hasson

Program Director

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

• 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

9:45 am - 10:30 am How HSI is currently utilizing various types of Biometric and cutting edge technologies to aid in our investigations

• 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

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

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

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

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch

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

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

William Graves

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

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Chairman Closing Remarks

Thirimachos Bourlai - Professor, West Virginia University

Thirimachos Bourlai

West Virginia University