Identity and Biometric Technology Advisory Board (IBTAB)

SIA Join us! Bourbon and Biometrics

Oct. 4, 2022: Join SIA’s Identity and Biometric Technology Advisory Board (IBTAB) for Bourbon and Biometrics! This free social event is a high-proof experience for those attending Identity Week and also for local government staff and those working in the local identity, biometric and security communities. Come connect and raise a glass with us! RSVP here.

Using multiple biometric markets and factors for authentication

About the IBTAB

Mission Statement Our mission: To promote the advancement and adoption of innovative biometric and digital identification solutions to secure critical assets, protect individual identity, safeguard propriety data, and enhance consumer experience. Biometric and digital identification solutions must be used in an ethical and lawful manner, without discrimination against any particular individual or groups. The SIA Identity and Biometric Technology Board (IBTAB) is an exclusive advisory panel to the SIA Board of Directors. IBTAB is comprised of biometric and digital identification experts who guide SIA’s engagement with operators of critical infrastructure both in private and public sectors. IBTAB’s technical expertise focuses on the operational and scalable features embedded within advanced biometric and digital identification solutions, and IBTAB members are prepared to work with policymakers and decision-makers interested in understanding such solutions. Membership Criteria Eligibility for membership in the IBTAB extends to SIA manufacturers and solutions providers who perform research and development, design, testing, distribution, and deployment of biometric and digital identification solutions. Member companies include:

  • EyeLock
  • Galaxy Control Systems
  • IdentyTech Solutions
  • Leidos
  • Microsoft
  • NEC Corporation of America
  • Paravision
  • Princeton Identity
  • SAIC
  • ZKTeco

Advisory Board Members


  • Launch of the quarterly IBTAB virtual meeting series
  • Content presentations at the SIA GovSummit conference

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Your knowledge and leadership on a SIA committee can help shape the future of the security industry. Contact SIA staff for volunteer opportunities.

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