Main Day 2

Check out everything going on at Biometrics for Government & Law Enforcement during Main Day 2.

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


Co-Chairman Thirimachos Bourlai

West Virginia University

The Customs and Border Protection Entry/Exit Program was established to protect and prevent a threat during transportation.
• Confirming foreign departures from top U.S. airports using facial recognition software
• Completing CBP’s overall goal of enhancing security for public safety

Jeni Best

Branch Chief Biometric Exit Strategic Transformation Planning, Program Analysis and Evaluation
Office of Field Operations U.S. Customs and Border Protection

9:45 am - 10:30 am Networking Break

• Provide overview of the DHS S&T Biometric and Identity Technology Center
• Discuss the technology center’s core research thrust areas
• Discuss path forward and opportunities for collaboration with industry and academia

Arun Vemury

Director, Biometrics Technology Engine
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate

11:15 am - 12:00 pm Your Fingerprint card is the Key to your secure physical and digital life

Frank Sandeløv - CEO, CardLab
Biometric cards are now introduced for multiple purposes. Identification has become easy, reliable and secure due to the combination of biometrics cards and a backend
authentication system.
• Replacing passwords, PIN’s and CVV’s with tokenized biometric identity for convenience, identity data and Cyber-crime activity protection.
• Combining distributed biometric authentication with cloud based solutions for secure multisystem access.
• Participating in a complete enrollment process and system setup for identity protection and protection against Cyber-attacks.


Frank Sandeløv


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Tracks into the Future

Join us for a 3 tracks of round tables, discussing the leading issues and solutions across the industry

• Utilizing biometric data and technology to find missing children
• Sharing data and findings across different sectors

Carol Schweizer

Supervisor , Case Manager Forensics
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children


Colin McNally

Supervisor, Forensic Imaging Unit
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

1:45 pm - 1:55 pm Director’s Closing Remarks

Co-Chairman Shuki Hasson - Program Director, IDGA

Co-Chairman Shuki Hasson

Program Director


Co-Chairman Thirimachos Bourlai

West Virginia University