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IDEMIA and INTERPOL deepen partnership 15 April 2021

Following the renewal of an existing contract, IDEMIA will deliver INTERPOL’s new identification system 

Orange partners with Onfido 15 April 2021

Orange, the multinational telecommunications corporation, and Onfido, the global identity verification and authentication provider, today announced a partnership


Bundesdruckerei and Veridos continue partnership 14 April 2021

Bundesdruckerei will continue to manage the Public Key Directory Service (PKD) of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for a further five years.

Utah launches Mobile Driver’s License pilot 14 April 2021

The Utah Driver License Division (DLD) has launched a mobile driver license (mDL) pilot for offering driver’s licenses and ID cards on mobile phones.

Veriff secures $69M in Series B funding 13 April 2021

Veriff, a global identity verification provider, today announced that it has secured $69 million in Series B financing in a round led by investment firms IVP and Accel.

IDEMIA to supply the new generation of German health cards 12 April 2021

In 2020, Gematik – the organization responsible for German health telematics – approved three new products from IDEMIA’s health card range.

Gemini taps Alloy for crypto IDs 07 April 2021

Alloy, a leading identity decisioning platform for banks and fintech companies, today announced Gemini, a leading cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, will be leveraging its platform

Jumio collaborates with Microsoft on ID 06 April 2021

Jumio, a leading provider of AI-powered end-to-end identity verification and eKYC solutions, today announced the company is collaborating with Microsoft for the rollout of its Azure Active Directory (Active AD) verifiable credentials

Entrust reveals next-gen laser modules 01 April 2021

Entrust, a global leader in trusted identity, payments and data protection, today announced the next generation of laser modules for its Datacard MX Series Card Issuance Systems. 

Manulife partners with Yoti 31 March 2021

Manulife is leveraging identity verification platform Yoti to accelerate digital registration for customers.

SPS expands its ePassport component range 30 March 2021

SPS's new ePassport inlays include the passport chip, a small antenna and a large copper wire antenna that resonate together, all set on a Teslin synthetic paper.

IDEMIA brings mobile ID technology to Arizona 29 March 2021

IDEMIA today launched a Mobile ID offering for Arizona in partnership with the Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division (ADOT).

Thales and Inetum deliver border management at Valencia and Bilbao Airports 25 March 2021

Thales and Inetum provide the airports of Valencia and Bilbao with more than 45 Automatic Border Control gates ( ABC Gates ) leveraging facial recognition and automatic document verification.

AU10TIX, Fondeodora partner on automated ID services 24 March 2021

Fondeadora, Mexico's fastest-growing challenger bank, today announced that it has selected AU10TIX, the global leader in identity verification, to boost the speed and security of its customer onboarding and ongoing due diligence processes. 

Acuant Partners with albo 23 March 2021

Acuant, a leading global provider of identity verification solutions, today announced a partnership with albo, Mexico’s leading Neobank

Entrust introduces Instant ID 23 March 2021

Entrust, a global leader in trusted identity, payments and data protection, today announced its Instant ID as a Service (IIDaaS) solution. 

Thales to prepare France for SchengenEntry/Exit system 22 March 2021

Thales has been selected to prepare France for the new Schengen Area Entry/Exit System

InnoValor wins certification for ReadID 22 March 2021

Mobile identity verification technology provider InnoValor has been certified through a unique combination of security certificates for its NFC- based identity verification technology ReadID.

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SDW and connect:ID News

Identity Week Asia 8-9 September 2021

Post-pandemic Asia Pacific is expected to continue being the fastest growing global region for the identity market, and Singapore is a major identity hub helping to drive innovation. Identity Week Asia is a world-class event, aiming to help create a more secure world, through the implementation of trusted identity solutions. 

connect:ID 2021 5 - 6 October

Join us at connect:ID 2021 to shape the future of global trusted identity. Download the prospectus here or get in touch now to discuss how you can be involved. We have sponsorship opportunities available that suit every budget and business need.

5-6 October 2021 at Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

Identity Week 2021 reveals new initiatives

Identity Week is the industry’s premier forum for ideas and knowledge exchange, bringing together the brightest minds in the identity sector to promote innovation, new thinking, and more effective identity solutions.

Join us on 22-23 September at ExCeL, London

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