Technology Workshops


Introducing the exciting Technology Workshops at the World Border Security Congress, enabling you to discover some of the latest and emerging technologies and solutions from leading solution providers in border security, protection and management.

Advancements in technology are assisting in the battle to maintain safe and secure international travel. The border security professional still remains the front line against these threats.

The Technology Workshops will play a pivotal role in showcasing innovations, covering a range of technological solutions for land, sea and air borders.

Wednesday 6th October


Benefit of object recognition technology within the ports and borders NII industry – Smiths Detection

Resolving the challenges caused to border operations from health status checks – Andy Smith, Director, Global Government & Industry Relations, Border Management & Immigration Services, SITA

Beyond the Passport: Truth, Lies or Threats? – Dr. Enrique Segura, president and CEO of Securiport

Border Security – AI and Human Machine Teaming – Paul Hollingshead, Head of EMEA, Anduril Industries, Inc

Border, Coastal and Maritime Security: A Three Faced Challenge – Thomas Athanasiou, Deputy Head of Sales Security Solutions, HENSOLDT

Eliminating Vehicle Intrusions:  Less-than-Lethal Solutions – Brian Cooper, President & Chief Operating Officer & Paul Bazzano, Vice President of Sales & Business Development, Global GRAB Technologies

2.00pm – 3.30pm

COVID-secure borders: Using technology to safely reopen travel to the Seychelles Islands – Mr. Alan Renaud, Principal Secretary for Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine, Seychelles Ministry of Transport

Mobile Biometrics: Revolutionizing Border Security and EfficiencyDavid Gerulski, Executive Vice President, Integrated Biometrics

Biometric Identity Verification from Travelers’ Smartphones – Matus Kapusta, Business Unit Director, Innovatrics

Transforming Border interactions into digital intelligence opportunities – Meir Avidan, VP Business Account and Development, Cellebrite

Addressing the challenge of land and sea borders – Nicholas Phan, Market Manager Border Control and Passenger Flow Facilitation, IDEMIA

Now Is The Time For The Right Kind of RADAR At Borders – Senior Representative, Blighter Surveillance Systems