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NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 02/11/14 --, an investor research and news portal covering leading sectors including technology and defense, announces new speakers for its upcoming Security and Defense Conference, "Game Changing Technologies: The Face and Future of Security," to be held live in New York and online on March 11, 2014.

Added to presenting companies is PositiveID Corporation (OTCQB: PSID), an emerging growth company and developer of biological detection systems for America's homeland defense industry as well as rapid biological testing.

William J. Caragol, Chairman and CEO of PositiveID (OTCQB: PSID), said, "We look forward to educating potential investors about our M-BAND and Firefly Dx counter-terrorism and bio-threat detection technologies, which offer solutions to fill a critical need in homeland defense and healthcare."

The theme of the conference is game changing technologies, the face and the future of security, discussing developments in biodefense, biometrics including fingerprint, voice and facial recognition, cyber security and other leading edge technology.

The agenda will include a financial panel, and industry panel and presenting companies showcasing their technologies.

The growing list of speakers and presenters includes Kris Tuttle, Director of Research for SoundView Technology Group, cybersecurity expert and counterterrorism analyst Roger Cressey, Partner with Liberty Group Ventures and Kiersten Todt, President and Managing Partner of Liberty Group Ventures. From 2004 - 2013, Roger Cressey served as an on-air counterterrorism analyst with NBC News, appearing frequently on NBC Nightly News, The Today Show, MSNBC and CNBC. Ms. Todt has commented on homeland security and sport security issues in multiple media outlets, including MSNBC, NPR, Bloomberg, and The Wall Street Journal. Her work on sport security has been published in two editions of The International Centre for Sport Security Journal.

Additional speakers include Marty Martin, CEO of Crane & Crane Consulting, who also has a background with the CIA, NSA, and the U.S. Army, Scott Greiper, President and Founding Partner of Secure Strategy Group, Scott Sacknoff, President of Spade Defense Index (NYSE: DXS).

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PositiveID Corporation (OTCQB: PSID) is an emerging growth company and developer of biological detection systems for America's homeland defense industry as well as rapid biological testing. PositiveID is focused on the development of microfluidic systems for the automated preparation of and performance of biological assays in order to detect biological threats at high-value locations, as well as analyze samples in a medical environment. For more information on PositiveID, please visit

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