AUTOMATED BORDER CHECK GATES FOR EUROPE

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UMIL presents a paper Enhancing fingerprint biometrics in Automated Border Control with adaptive cohorts at SSCI – CISDA 2016

ABC4EU will be once again well-presented for the scientific community in 2016 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI 2016) at Athens, Greece. Ruggero Donida Labati from Università degli Studi di Milano (UMIL) presents their fingerprint research on the 8th of December. Automated Border Control (ABC) systems are being increasingly used to perform a fast, […]

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It is finally here! We are now testing the first, proof of concept, ABC4EU gates at Madrid International Airport, Barajas.

The first proof of concept have started at the Madrid International Airport, Barajas. Latest news from the field shows that first 40-50 Passengers have already gone through the gates and that all is going well and operating smoothly.

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ABC4EU presented to National Turkish Police and Laurea UAS’ students

Artmir Galica from Laurea University of Applied Sciences gave a presentation to the representatives of the National Turkish police on 10-th November 2016. Among the attendees there were approximately 40 Laurea’s students from the security management and business information technology programmes, including a number of exchange students from other EU countries as well. The presentation […]

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Part two of the research edition newsletter has been published!

ABC4EU project would like to present a research edition of the newsletter. This is a continuation of the first part which was published in August. In this issue, like in the previous one, you will be able to read more about the research conducted by the consortium members in the ABC4EU-project.   If you’d like […]

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Alberto Crespo presenting ABC4EU at World eID & Cybersecurity in Marseille, France on 28th of September

ABC4EU & Smart Borders Initiative: improved security and facilitation of external border crossing. Alberto Crespo from Atos Spain, has been invited as a keynote speaker to World eID & Cybersecurity conference on the 28th of September in Marseille, France. Mr. Crespo will speak about how ABC4EU will optimize ABC processes across the Schengen area in […]

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ABC4EU partner Università degli Studi di Milano presented biometric information fusion and accuracy tests in ABCs at EAB Research Projects Conference in Darmstadt, 20th of September

Dr. Angelo Genovese representing Università degli Studi di Milano (UMIL), addressed a speech to the industry and academia about the most used methods in the literature for biometric information fusion. UMIL’s study is performed by analyzing and highlighting the approaches that can be applied in the context of ABC systems. Based on research, UMIL proposes […]

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Don’t miss Dr. Gemma Galdon Clavell’s and Dr. Martín Zamorano’s presentation on ABC4EU pilots: evaluating ABC gates from a legal, ethical and societal standpoint at EAB Research Projects Conference (EAB-RPC)

  Tuesday, 20 September 2016 ABC4EU (Room 074) 11:30 Gemma Galdon Clavell Biometrics for border control: ethical, social and legal aspects   Presentation: ABC4EU pilots: evaluating ABC gates from a legal, ethical and societal standpoint Dr. Gemma Galdon Clavell and Dr. Martín Zamorano   This presentation will describe the ABC4EU pilots to be executed in […]

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ABC4EU will be presented at EAB Research Projects Conference (EAB-RPC) in Darmstadt, Germany on 20th of September

The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) and numerous EU research projects (namely FIDELITY, FastPass, BEAT, FutureID, MobilePass, Eksistenz, PCAS, PIDaaS, ORIGINS, ABC4EU, INGRESS, HECTOS, BODEGA, OCTAVE, PROTECT and SpeechXRay) are presenting research results in jointly conference at Darmstadt, Germany on 19th – 20th of September. The conference provides an excellent platform to discuss and and […]

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ABC4EU partner Dr. Gemma Galdon Clavell (Eticas research and Consulting) is participating in the 2016 4S/EASST conference, Barcelona (August 31-September 3).

Dr. Gemma Galdon Clavell will be presenting her paper Smart borders: re-making borders through technology as well as presenting ABC4EU project on Friday 2nd of September at 14h. Link of the Conference http://www.sts2016bcn.org/ Link of Panel http://www.nomadit.co.uk/easst/easst_4s2016/panels.php5?PanelID=3890 Smart borders: re-making borders through technology Author: Gemma Galdon Clavell (Eticas research and Consulting) Short Abstract This paper explores how social […]

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September 09-11, 2015 – 14th International Conference of the Biometrics Special Interest Group (BIOSIG) – Darmstadt, Germany

The BIOSIG 2015 conference will present innovations and best practices that can be transferred into future applications. The conference is jointly organized by the Competence Center for Applied Security Technology (CAST), the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), the European Association for Biometrics (EAB), the ICT COST Action IC1106, the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (JRC), the TeleTrusT-Association, the Norwegian Biometrics Laboratory (NBL), the […]

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