Leveraging Facial Recognition Technology for Public Safety and Homeland Security Missions

Wednesday, June 26th

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Amphitheater, Concourse (lower) level

About the Session

Facial recognition has proven to be a force multiplier for efforts to protect the homeland and assist law enforcement, enhancing the mission capabilities, efficiency and effectiveness of operations in diverse ways. Hear from public safety and homeland security officials on how the federal government is leveraging the benefits from facial recognition technology and what the future holds for use of this key biometric technology.

Presented By

Jeni Best
Acting Director, Biometric Exit Strategic Transformation
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Mei Lee Ngan
Computer Scientist
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Gary Stroupe, FBI, SIA GovSummit 2019 Speaker
Supervisory Management and Program Analyst, Criminal Justice Information Services Division, Biometric Services Section
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Arun Vemury
Director, Biometrics Technology Engine
Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate
Patricia Wolfhope, DHS, SIA GovSummit 2019 Speaker
Program Manager in Biometrics
Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate
Teresa Wu, 2019 SIA GovSummit Speaker
Vice President, Strategic Marketing and Product Management