Tag Archives: France

Trustech 2018

By | November 27, 2018

TRUSTECH, the leading event for trust digital technologies, will be held from 27 to 29 November 2018 Professionals from the trust-based technologies industry will take center stage at the Palais des Festivals, Cannes. More than 300 exhibitors & sponsors will meet the international community of digital security during TRUSTECH, which feature over 250 international speakers, including talented young entrepreneurs and opinion-leaders addressing issues such… Read More »

Societe Generale, the first bank in France to experiment with the biometric card

By | October 18, 2018

After having been the first bank in France to launch a new generation card equipped with a dynamic card verification value / code already adopted by more than 400,0000 clients*, Societe Generale is now experimenting with the biometric bank card. Contactless payment is now widely accepted among French people, with almost two billion transactions forecast in 2018**.In order… Read More »

Smart Security Week

By | September 24, 2018

SMART SECURITY WEEK The Trusted Innovation Summer Forum Sept. 24-26, 2018 – Palais du Pharo, Marseille Provence, France https://www.smartsecurityweek.com Smart Security Week is a global forum gathering yearly 800+ digital innovators around the latest trusted technologies for the consumers, businesses and citizens. Through its 4 conferences (over 120 speakers) and their common exhibition, the event covers: –  IoT… Read More »

“Trophées des Cartes innovantes 2017”: IDEMIA and CB Awarded for the F.CODE Biometric Payment Card

By | December 20, 2017

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–At the Trophées des cartes innovantes 2017 card innovation awards, e-money and payment professionals awarded the trophy for most innovative technology in the “Security – Identity – Authentication” category for the F.CODE Comfort biometric payment card to IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, and Groupement des Cartes Bancaires CB. As the number… Read More »

Two “SESAMES Awards” for post-quantum cryptography on contactless security chip

By | November 29, 2017

Munich, Germany, and Cannes, France – 29 November 2017 – Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) has been recognized with two SESAMES Awards for the world’s first post-quantum cryptography implementation on a contactless security chip. The prestigious industry awards were presented today at the TRUSTECH 2017 in Cannes. Infineon was awarded in two of six categories:… Read More »

IDEX showcasing biometric card solutions at Trustech Conference in Cannes

By | November 23, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 23 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, will be exhibiting at the Trustech Conference in Cannes, France, from 28 to 30 November. In addition to demonstrating the company’s latest biometric card innovations, including its battery-less contact-based and dual-interface payment cards that don’t require an internal power source, IDEX management will be hosting meetings… Read More »

TRUSTECH – The Global Event Dedicated to Trust-Based Technologies

By | October 2, 2017

Following a brilliant first edition in Cannes last year, TRUSTECH Pay, Identify, Connect & Secure – will bring together once again the entire payments and identification ecosystem in the Palais des Festivals de Cannes, 28th to 30th November 2017. More than ever, this event is a unique opportunity to meet the whole ecosystem and get an insight into… Read More »

Elyctis expands its manufacturing capacity in France to satisfy growing demand for Identity Document readers

By | September 25, 2017

PERTUIS, FRANCE (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 Elyctis, an expert in the development of ID card and ePassport readers is experiencing the doubling of its sales in 2017, leading the company to need more manufacturing space and to expand its workforce. Elyctis has hired new staff and it now employs over 20 people in its premises in Pertuis, France. This… Read More »

Smart Security Week

By | September 25, 2017

Smart Security Week combines 4 conferences dedicated to the innovations that make digital security smarter in complementary domains:  – Secure identification, authentication and regulation at World e-ID and Cybersecurity –Individual Recognition for Global Development at Identity World – IoT security-by-design technologies and applications at Connect Security World –Predictive Technologies & Threat Intelligence for Cybersecurity at Security Automation World Smart Security Week… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Enters the CAC40 Paris Stock Index

By | September 9, 2017

Geneva, September 8, 2017 – The Euronext Scientific Board on Indices announced on September 7, 2017 its decision to include STMicroelectronics (“ST”) in the CAC 40 index, the primary index of the Paris stock exchange, where the Company is listed. This decision will take effect after the closing of the Paris Stock Exchange on September 15, 2017. Carlo Ferro, Chief… Read More »

G+D Mobile Security acquires CPS Technologies from OT-Morpho

By | June 9, 2017

Munich (Germany), June 9, 2017 – G+D Mobile Security has signed an agreement to acquire the personalization bureau CPS Technologies from OT-Morpho. This completes G+D Mobile Security’s comprehensive offering for the French market. The closing of this transaction is subject to regulatory approvals. G+D Mobile Security expects to benefit particularly from CPS Technologies’ high-tech bank card personalization and… Read More »

Biometrics and Smart Cards to Converge at Trustech 2017

By | May 3, 2017

Organizers have officially announced the next edition of the Trustech expo. First established more than 30 years ago as the smart cards-focused Cartes Secure Connexions conference, the annual event rebranded last year as Trustech to more fully incorporate the converging areas of payments and secure identification under the umbrella concept of trust-based technologies. This year’s event carries the subtitle “Pay,… Read More »

Notre Dame to issue contactless cards

By | April 26, 2017

Barcodes will soon be a thing of the past at the University of Notre Dame, where beginning this summer the Irish1Card Office will start issuing new contactless cards. The new, multi-technology credentials will retain the magnetic stripe that Notre Dame has long utilized and will for the first time feature chip technology. The story for Notre Dame’s Irish1Card is the same… Read More »

UK – First UK ePassport Gates opened in Paris

By | March 3, 2017

The British Ambassador to France, Lord Llewellyn and the Director-General of Border Force, Sir Charles Montgomery opened the UK’s first overseas ePassport Gates on 2 March 201. In a ceremony at the UK’s border control at Paris Gare du Nord, the Ambassador hailed the positive changes the gates would bring to passengers. ePassport Gates use the latest technology… Read More »

Safran: 2016 annual results

By | February 24, 2017

Objectives met or exceeded, further operational progress in 2016 Smooth entry into service of LEAP, transition on track Strategic milestones: closing of launcher JV with Airbus, ongoing sale of Security activities and planned acquisition of Zodiac Aerospace 2017-20 Financial ambition re-affirmed   Paris, February 24, 2017  All figures in this press release represent adjusted[1] data and continuing operations,… Read More »

OT and ERCOM Partner to Introduce Cryptosmart SIM-Powered, the Best Solution to Encrypt Mobile Communications on SAMSUNG Consumer Devices

By | February 20, 2017

February 20, 2017 COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announces its international collaboration with Samsung and Ercom, a leading company in the mobile communication security industry, to jointly develop and launch Cryptosmart SIM-powered. OT and ERCOM have partnered to introduce Cryptosmart SIM-powered relying on an… Read More »

Safran Identity & Security selected as the future exclusive supplier of the French health system’s cards

By | February 14, 2017

Safran Identity & Security has been selected by the GIE SESAM-Vitale to ensure the development, manufacture and personalization of the French health insurance cards, the “Vitale” cards. Through a six-year contract, the company will supply all the industrial services to ensure the delivery of the Vitale health e-cards which are necessary for the identification, the authentication and the… Read More »

Evolis publishes 2016 results

By | January 19, 2017

French card printer manufacturer Evolis has announced its results for 2016, recording consolidated sales of 76.9 million euros during the year. During the fourth quarter of 2016, it posted sales of 20.7 million euros, a 12.5% increase on the same period in 2015. Evolis says this was achieved due to significant growth in the IT office channels business… Read More »