International Biometric Group to Host Teleconference Series Today at 1 pm Eastern

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International Biometric Group to host a teleconference series exploring the growing role of biometrics in travel and transportation applications.

International Biometric Group (IBG) extends an invitation to participate in IBG’s monthly teleconference series today at 1:00 pm ET (10:00 am PT). IBG will reveal the answers these exciting questions:

  • What is the latest news on the TSA’s Registered Traveler Program?
  • What is the latest news in biometrics?
  • How is biometric authentication being used to safeguard the skies and roads while quickening your travel time?

This month's teleconference series features three topics:

Industry Focus: Biometrics in Travel and Transportation

Biometrics are used in a range of Travel and Transportation environments, and are expected to become almost universally deployed in air travel and other sensitive transportation-related applications as a result of September 11th. This segment will discuss the roles that biometrics can play in the travel and transportation environment, as well as the technologies commonly deployed in this industry.

Spotlight on the TSA: Registered Traveler Program Update

The Registered Traveler Pilot Program seeks to streamline the screening process for frequent travelers while preserving the highest security standards. Guest speaker Gena Alexa, Senior Developer of IdM Solutions for the EDS Access Control Solutions Division, is a key contractor in this effort, and will discuss the development of this program.

Pulse on Biometrics: The Latest News

What new mode of transportation is the TSA looking to regulate with biometrics? Which South American Country is preventing passport fraud by using biometrics? Which New York airport has recently announced biometric security enhancements? The answers to these pressing questions and more will be broadcast during this session.

There is no fee to participate in IBG's teleconference series.

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For more information, contact Maud Meister at or call 212-809-9491.

Introducing BIO1

IBG welcomes visitors to Bio1 (, a subscription-based, online database of exclusive biometric reports, information, and industry analysis. An indispensable tool for government and commercial decision-makers, Bio1 is a one-stop resource for organizations requiring in-depth, up-to-date information on biometric technologies, products, vendors, deployments, and events. Users may register online for a free limited access demonstration account at To receive pricing and subscription information, please call 212-809-9491.

About International Biometric Group

Founded in 1996, International Biometric Group, LLC is the biometric industry's leading independent integration and consulting firm. IBG has extensive hands-on experience with every biometric technology, including fingerprint, face, hand, iris, voice, and signature.

Working on behalf of private and government clients, IBG evaluates, designs, and integrates biometric solutions for Internet applications, public sector programs, network security, point of sale applications, and physical access systems.

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