Validity Sensors CTO to Discuss Secure Online Commerce at Mobile Payments and NFC World Summit

ValiditySAN JOSE, Calif. & HONG KONG– Sebastien Taveau, CTO of Validity Sensors, Inc., the leader in Natural ID™ authentication fingerprint sensors, will be presenting at Mobile Payments and NFC World Summit on Friday, April 19 at 12:30pm in Hong Kong, where he will discuss how to protect digital identities in the mobile world.

Taveau’s presentation “Digital Identities in Mobile Commerce: Mitigating the Transaction Risk with Natural ID” will cover how the era of cloud-based systems has made identity the “new money” and will provide real-world experiences and use-cases for why Natural ID makes mobile commerce protection simple and safe.

Mobile Payments and NFC Summit speakers will include mobile network operators, retailers, and technology and equipment providers covering pertinent industry issues regarding today’s mobile payment services and the core challenges confronting the ecosystem. For more information about the event, email

Taveau is known as an industry influencer with an extensive background in online commerce including his tenure leading the mobile group at PayPal. His complete biography can be found here:

About Validity

Headquartered in San Jose, California, Validity ( is the world leader in Natural ID authentication, providing fingerprint sensors with the highest levels of performance, security, cost-effectiveness and design flexibility. Validity’s patented LiveFlex® fingerprint sensor technology enables authentication, mobile payments, and touch-based navigation for applications ranging from invisible, under-glass sensors for smartphones; buttons for handsets and tablets; and the world’s thinnest palm-rest designs for Ultrabook® computers. For the latest news on biometrics and authentication, read Mr. Taveau’s Natural ID blog.

Natural ID is a trademark of Validity Sensors, Inc. Ultrabook is a registered trademark of Intel. All other trademarks and trade names are property of their respective owners.

Contacts: Stowe Consulting, Kim Stowe, 408-839-8750,
Validity Sensors, Inc., Doug Vargha, 408-387-5366,