Heads of TSA and CBP come together at connect:ID


The organisers of connect:ID 2016 have revealed that, in a ground-breaking session for the identity industry, the event will bring together the heads of the US TSA and CBP for an unmissable interactive conference session.

The administrator of the US Transport Security Administration (TSA) and the commissioner of US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will take part in an exclusive fireside chat, to outline their plans for future collaboration on secure and seamless travel.

David Pekoske, administrator, TSA will address the strategic drivers and vision for TSA's Biometric Roadmap and discuss how TSA plans to leverage innovative biometric concepts and solutions to enhance security effectiveness, improve operational efficiency, and yield a consistent, streamlined passenger experience in coordination with aviation security partners.

Kevin McAleenan, commissioner, CBP will provide an update on CBP's efforts in 2019 to enhance border security at the ports of entry and between the ports; expand public-private partnerships to advance facial biometrics and seamless travel; and serve as the catalyst of innovation to transform the business operations of the largest federal law enforcement agency committed to defending the nation's borders.

To see more details about booking a conference with actionable advice and thought-provoking insights into the future of identity, and how it will impact government, enterprise, citizens, and consumers, click here




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