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IDEMIA Appoints Pierre Barrial as President & Chief Executive Officer of the Group COURBEVOIE, France -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The supervisory board of IDEMIA has appointed Pierre Barrial as the new President & CEO of the Group, replacing Yann Delabrière who resumes his previous role as Chairman of the Board. Matthew Cole, who has joined the Group, has taken on Pierre Barrial’s previous position...

IDEMIA and Treezor Launch the First Eco-friendly Payment Card by Onlyone, a French Fintech Firm -Saturday 27 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA teamed up with Treezor over three years ago to develop a broad range of groundbreaking products like metal cards and new look / new-feel cards – colored layers, bushed metal finish, transparent - targeting key French neobanks and fintechs. This collaboration between...

IDEMIA’s MorphoWaveTM Technology Demonstrates Full Interoperability and Surpasses All Other... -Tuesday 23 June 2020  

MorphoWaveTM is practically just as accurate as touch-based devices Quick and easy hygienic contactless capture to match against existing contact fingerprint databases (BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA today announced that its MorphoWaveTM contactless fingerprint technology outperformed all...

IDEMIA Partners With RHB Bank to Launch the First Recycled Debit Card in Asia Pacific -Wednesday 17 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA and RHB Bank champion sustainability with a new line of eco-friendly RHB debit card, in partnership with WWF-Malaysia and Visa. IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announced the launch of the first eco-friendly recycled PVC payment card in Asia...

IDEMIA and BBVA Partner to Launch Spain’s First Payment Card Made of Recycled PVC -Thursday 11 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is supplying the very first cards made out of recycled plastics in Spain to BBVA. The bank will first distribute the cards to their Spanish customers with a BBVA Youth Account in June 2020. This new payment card is a strong...

Australian Department of Home Affairs’ New Biometric System Goes Live Using Unisys Stealth(identity)™ and... -Tuesday 9 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) and IDEMIA today announced that the Australian Department of Home Affairs’ new Enterprise Biometric Identification Services (EBIS) system has gone live. EBIS is based on the Unisys Stealth(identity)™ multi-factor identity management and...

IDEMIA and Sopra Steria Chosen by eu-LISA to Build the New Shared Biometric Matching System (sBMS) for Border Protection... -Monday 8 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The European Union Agency for the Operational Management of Large-Scale IT Systems in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (eu-LISA) has awarded a consortium of IDEMIA and Sopra Steria a framework contract for the delivery of a new shared biometric matching system (sBMS)....

IDEMIA Provides Seamless Biometric Access Control to Digital Garage’s New Headquarters in Japan -Monday 27 April 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announced the first deployment of MorphoWave™ Compact in Japan to provide high security and convenience for businesses and the public. The contactless fingerprint technology was installed in the new headquarters of...

IDEMIA’s Contactless Biometric Terminals Provide Faster Access and Safety to Condominiums Residents in São... -Tuesday 21 April 2020

MorphoWaveTM Compact devices scan and verify 4 fingerprints in 1 second in a contactless hand gesture Increased safety, faster access and hygienic control for residents and simpler installation and reduced maintenance for integrators (BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in...

IDEMIA Will Present Its Q1 2020 Financial Results to Investors on April 24, 2020 -Friday 17 April 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, today announced that it will present its Q1 2020 financial results to investors on Friday April 24, 2020. Yann Delabrière (President & CEO) and Laurent Lemaire (CFO) will be presenting the financial results and taking...

IDEMIA, ZWIPE and IDEX Achieve Key Milestone Towards Next Generation Biometric Card Platform -Thursday 9 April 2020  

IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, and ZWIPE, a leading biometric fintech company, announce today, as per plan1, the arrival of the first engineering samples of the next generation of the biometric secure element. This device will be the heart of the F.CODE next generation...

IDEMIA Ranked #1 in International NIST Benchmark for Iris Recognition -Monday 6 April 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA’s algorithms have been awarded the top rank amongst all studied companies in the IREX 10: Identification Track of the NIST benchmark assessing iris recognition performance for identification. IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, confirms its leadership...

IDEMIA Will Present Its Full Year-2019 Financial Results to Investors on February 19, 2020 -Wednesday 12 February 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, today announced that it will present its full year-2019 financial results to investors on Wednesday February 19, 2020. Yann Delabrière (President & CEO) and Laurent Lemaire (CFO) will be presenting the financial results and...

IDEMIA Awarded iBeta Certification for its Biometric Liveness Detection Solution -Wednesday 12 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has announced that its liveness detection technology has been awarded Level 1 and Level 2 certification by iBeta, an independent third-party tester, in accordance with the ISO/IEC 30107-3 standards. Testing was conducted by...

Global Market Leader Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Selects IDEMIA’s Connectivity Solutions to Improve the Connected... -Monday 10 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FCA takes its forward-thinking global telematics program to the next level with the integration of IDEMIA’s eSIM (DAKOTA) and Subscription Manager platform (Smart Connect). These groundbreaking services, already operational, are enabling each day FCA to optimize vehicle...

IDEMIA Taps Former Amazon Exec David Desharnais as Chief Digital Product Officer -Thursday 9 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has today announced the appointment of David Desharnais as the Group’s Chief Digital Product Officer. As Executive Vice-President and a key member of IDEMIA Group’s Executive Committee, Desharnais will lead IDEMIA’s cloud...

IDEMIA to Supply Morocco’s Latest National Electronic ID Cards -Saturday 30 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has signed a strategic contract with Morocco’s Direction Générale de la Sûreté Nationale (National Security Government Department - “DGSN”) to supply the country’s latest national electronic ID cards and introduce a...

IDEMIA to Provide eSIM Service to KDDI -Friday 29 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, will provide its Smart Connect Subscription Management and Hub for eSIM-enabled laptops and PCs for Enterprise customers. IDEMIA’s Smart Connect Platform will be used by KDDI for its eSIM management technology to provide...

Experience the World of Interconnected Security on IDEMIA’s Booth at Milipol Paris (november 19-22, 2019) -Wednesday 20 November 2019

 IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, will be at Milipol Paris from November 19th to November 22nd to showcase its innovations, as the privileged partner of Governments and law enforcement agencies The Group is showcasing cutting-edge technologies mainly in three fields:...

IDEMIA Launches the Very First Metal Card in Belgium, With Nagelmackers Bank -Tuesday 19 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA supplies the very first metal payment card in Belgium, which was launched mid-November for Nagelmackers Bank's Elite and Prestige customers. With this new payment card, Nagelmackers seeks to give its Elite and Prestige customers a top-of-the-range free service. The...