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"IBIA Announces connect:ID, an International Event on Human Identity and Technology in Our Digital and Mobile World"

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 03/11/14 -- The International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) and Science Media Partners (SMP) are pleased to present the connect:ID exhibition and conference, March 17-19, at the Ronald Reagan Center in Washington, DC.

"With exhibitors and speakers from around the globe, this unique and cutting edge event embraces the full spectrum of biometric and identity applications in the rapidly expanding commercial verticals and consumer arena, including mobile, healthcare, financial services, cyber threats, identity theft, and data breaches as well as new and innovative government uses," notes Bob Harbour, IBIA's chairman and president.

SMP's managing director Mark Lockie added, "The exhibition will display today's most advanced identification technologies while the conference will address how these technologies are creating impressive and innovative applications for commercial and government use."

Many IBIA members will speak at the conference to share their expertise on topics that address security and identity issues faced by companies worldwide. For a full list of conference sessions, visit

IBIA and SMP are grateful for the generous support of connect:ID sponsors Cross Match Technologies, NEC, Qualcomm, Deloitte, Gemalto, and Biomorf. For more event information or to register to attend, visit

About International Biometrics & Identification Association
IBIA is the leading international trade group representing the identification technology industries. The association advances the adoption and responsible use of technologies for managing human identity to enhance security, privacy, productivity, and convenience for individuals, organizations, and government. For more information, visit

About Science Media Partners
Science Media Partners Ltd is an innovative British publishing and events company. Its ethos is to provide quality events and editorial products in the area of facilitating secure human identity. The company places an emphasis on building industry-defining events and creating long-lasting industry partnerships. For more information, visit:

Tovah LaDier
IBIA Managing Director

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