In December of 2017 FindBiometrics surveyed over 200 members of its informed audience – including executives from the world’s leading biometrics companies – on topics relating to the identity technology industry over the past 12 months. The results comprise the 15th Annual FindBiometrics Year in Review.
Throughout January, FindBiometrics published the 2017 Year in Review Survey results, but that’s not all. Week after week we delved deeper into the data collected by the survey, providing context with our Year in Review featured articles:
The Industry Leading Discussion
The festivities culminated the first major biometrics webinar event of 2018, hosted in concert with Leidos.
On Monday, January 22, 2017, at 11 AM Eastern, FindBiometrics and Leidos hosted the first expert biometrics webinar of 2018. FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill and John Mears, Vice President and Tech Fellow at Leidos, analyzed and discussed the results of the 2017 Year in Review survey before leading a panel conversation with key experts from the identity and authentication industry:
- John Schneider, Senior Technology Director of Qualcomm (and former President and CTO of Ultrascan);
- Arun Vemury, the Director of the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology’s Biometrics Technology Engine;
- Paul Hunter, US Citizenship and Immigration Services’ Chief of Biometrics Strategy
Watch the full webinar right here:
The Industry Speaks!
The Year in Review discussions and thought leadership were not simply confined to our survey results. In December and January we interviewed biometrics and identity technology thought leaders from around our global industry, asking them to reflect on 2017 and give us a glimpse into the year ahead. Here is what they had to say:
The 15th Annual FindBiometrics Year in Review is brought to you by Leidos.
February 5, 2018 – by Peter Counter