John Peters

Manager New Business Development / Sales Manager North America, Government Documents

OVD Kinegram __ Switzerland

Friday 23/03/2018 __ 10:10-10:30

Session 10 __ The future of identity

The Liffey A __ Level 1

John Peters has over 15 years’ experience in the design, development and implementation of leading edge physical, electronic and digital security solutions for government documents.

In his role as New Business Development Manager at OVD Kinegram, John spends much of his time interacting with government end-users, systems integrators and technical experts to identity pacing technologies required for future document designs. In a parallel function within the same company, he is responsible for marketing and sales of products for government documents in the United States and Canada.

John holds a PhD in Materials Science from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa and is a participating member of the Document Security Alliance, Silicon Trust and the Biometrics Institute.

Travel document designs for 2030

The future travel document will be compatible with all possible modes of border control and thus requires well integrated physical, electronic and digital components to enable efficient and secure verification using one and the same token for all destinations.