Border Control

This section provides all the news and reports on the Border Control technology, including land, sea and airside border control, automated fast track systems and other uses, such as boarding gate control, staff identification and baggage handling…

Latest Headlines

Launch of Singapore's biometric terminal draws closer 22 September 2017

More details have emerged of the cutting-edge biometric passenger system that will be deployed at Terminal 4 of Singapore's Changi Airport. 

Fingerprints becomes a member of Eurosmart 22 September 2017

Swedish biometrics firm Fingerprints has been accepted as an executive member of the international association Eurosmart.

Australia to strengthen biometric security for airport, seaport staff 18 September 2017

Biometric security is going to be implemented for airport and seaport staff in Australia.

secunet comments on waiting times at airports 12 September 2017

Staff from border control firm secunet Security Network have commented on a recent open letter to the EU Council of Ministers by the international air transport associations IATA, A4E, AIRE, ERA and ACI Europe.

Namibian airport launches eborder system 08 September 2017

Hosea Kutako International Airport in Namibia has launched an automated border control system.

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Jenetric launches Livetouch Quattro Mobil 07 September 2017

German biometrics firm Jenetric plans to launch Livetouch Quattro Mobile, a handheld scanner, which also allows the scanning of documents and taking an electronic signature,

Optaglio prepares new generation of microholograms 30 August 2017

High-resolution security hologram firm Optaglio has established a research unit focused on microholograms.

Maryland partners with MorphoTrust USA 10 August 2017

Maryland MDOT MVA and MorphoTrust USA announce partnership to include IdentoGO centres at six MDOT MVA locations.

ITW Security reveals laminate solutions targeting lower volume document issuance 03 August 2017

ITW Security has underlined in a new statement that a proliferation in the number of passport formats has meant that there is a wider than ever need for effective solutions that work across a variety of passport booklets, setting a real challenge for Governments.

Optaglio reveals '3D animation' visual effect 03 August 2017

Czech Republic-based secure document hologram firm unveils innovative security feature.

Sydney Airport plans seamless biometric system 02 August 2017

Sydney Airport aims to do away with manual inspection of passports and boarding passes, with facial recognition enabling passengers to move quickly through the terminal.

Dubai ramping up biometric border facilities 31 July 2017

About 20% of travellers use smart gates in Dubai but the border agency aims to step that up to 50% in the near future with new equipment.

Vision-Box enters ABC contract with Australia 28 July 2017

Vision-Box has today entered into a contract with the Australian Government to deliver the "world’s first" automated ‘contactless’ traveller clearance processes for people arriving in Australia by air at all international airports.

ICAO highlights importance of robust ID management 21 July 2017

Robust ID management frameworks provide critical foundation for secure travel document and border control solutions.

Thailand gives monks smart ID cards 20 July 2017

Senior Thai officials have revealed that monks are to be issued with smart cards tracking their criminal history.

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Features

White paper: Slovakia prototypes mobile electronic identification (MeID) solution

Empowering e-government by shifting to smart cards is accelerating the arrival of a new era of mobile identity and electronic documents.

HID Global - Mobile ID solutions for government-to-citizen applications

Citizen ID documents such as national IDs and driver licenses will ultimately follow the trend toward mobility.

Putting the E in Estonia

This “startup nation” has built a streamlined digital infrastructure of cutting-edge public and private services from the ground up – and it is also a case study of how all countries could benefit from eGovernment

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Events

Homeland Security Week 23-26 October 2017
Security Document Summit 24-25 October 2017
BORDERPOL Global Forum 31 October 2017 - 01 November 2017
Milipol Paris 2017 21-24 November 2017
TRUSTECH – Pay, Identify, Connect & Secure 28 November 2017 - 30 May 2017
UK Security Expo 29-30 November 2017
Border Security Expo 2018 31 January 2018 - 02 February 2018

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