IBS Awards Fund Committee

    The primary purpose of the Awards Fund Committee is to promote biometric activity in those areas of the world approved by the council as “developing countries.” The committee is encouraged to coordinate with the Education Committee in planning its work. Name Region Term Start Term End Dan K. Kajungu, Chair  Ugandan Region  01/01/2016  01/01/2021 Julia Maria Pavan Soler [...]

IBC 2020 Seoul Preview

  On behalf of the 30th International Biometric Conference (2020IBC) Local Organizing Committee and International Biometric Society Korean Region (IBS Korean Region), it is our greatest honor and pleasure to host the 2020 IBC in Seoul, Korea. International Biometric Conferences have been the most effective and prominent gathering of biometric professionals and having the Conference convened in Seoul would be particularly meaningful, to [...]

8 July 2018

  Instructions for Joining the Meeting:   Full Meeting Materials (single PDF): Click here     Meeting Materials (by order of presentation): Board Meeting Agenda Paper A – Minutes from the previous Board meeting, 19 March, 2018 Paper B – President’s Report Paper C – Membership Tracking Report, July 2018 Paper D - Review of Romanian Region and Vote Paper E – Response [...]

Join Us for the June Edition of the IBS Journal Club
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  The next Journal Club is scheduled for 14 June, 2018 at 15:00 GMT. For more information, visit the IBS Journal Club homepage. The Journal Club presentations are free of charge to all IBS members. Interested members may register soon.

IBS President Election Underway – Vote by 1 May 2018
people around the world

  Thanks to all who voted during the election for IBS President-Elect. The results will be released in the coming weeks. 

Journal Club

The International Biometric Society (IBS) Journal Club is a new initiative, designed by the Education Committee to help members and others network and discuss recent papers published in IBS journals. Upcoming 2017 Journal Club dates: June 15, August 10, October 12, and December 7 at 15:00 GMT Organizer and Chair: Jim Todd (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) Venue: [...]

Announcement of Travel Award Program 2017

The International Biometric Society Travel Award Committee has instituted a program to assist only IBS members from Developing Countries in attending conferences sponsored by IBS Regions or Networks. If you are interested in attending a conference in 2017, either in your own region or outside your region, but don’t have the resources to attend, please consider submitting an application for a travel [...]

Recognize fraudulent emails and websites

WARNING:  Email Phishing and spoof emails aim to obtain your secure information, passwords, or account numbers. These emails use deceptive means to try and trick you, like forging the sender’s name. Often, they ask for the reader to reply, send money to someone in distress, or click on a weblink to steal personal information. Beware of a current email scam that [...]

IBC2016 Registration is Now Open
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Haven’t registered yet? Register today and save. Discounted registration fees end on 1 June. Program details and pre-conference information, are available at http://biometricconference.org/scientific-programme/ To register, you must log in to your IBS account and choose ’2016 IBC Registration’ under the Members Only area. You will need your IBS username and password to register for the event. If you have never [...]