New York 2003: Keynotes

Raj Nanavati
International Biometric Group

F. Scott Moody
AuthenTec

Christer Bergman
Precise Biometrics

Raj Nanavati

Raj Nanavati
Partner
International Biometric Group
June 24th at 9:00 AM

Raj Nanavati is a partner at International Biometric Group, a consulting firm he co-founded in 1996 to help companies evaluate, design, and implement biometric solutions. Raj lectures extensively on the technical, business, and policy issues associated with using biometrics in the financial, transportation, government, and health care industries. He is quoted extensively in the media, including Time Magazine, New York Times, Forbes, and National Public Radio and he has submitted testimony on biometrics to Congress. Raj holds an undergraduate degree in biology from Tufts University and a law degree from Tulane. He is admitted to practice in New York State and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


F. Scott Moody

F. Scott Moody
President & CEO
AuthenTec, Inc.
June 25th at 9:45 AM
Topic: Biometrics Waz ^

 

About F. Scott Moody
F. Scott Moody, is co-founder, President and CEO of AuthenTec.  Since founding the Company, Mr. Moody has been responsible for its overall strategic direction, fund raising, business development and the management of day-to-day operations.  The Company has succeeded at assembling a highly qualified team, introducing new products at a rapid pace, quickly ramping to production and developing strong relationships with industry partners.

Prior to founding AuthenTec, Mr. Moody served as Vice President of a $200M division of Harris’ Semiconductor Sector (now Intersil).  During his tenure at Harris, Mr. Moody led the very successful turn-around of several diverse operations including the repositioning of the commodity logic business, which was eventually sold to TI, the acquisition and repositioning of GE Microelectronics, and the highly profitable turn-around of the Group’s Military/Aero business. 

Mr. Moody began his career at Harris in 1980 where he gained experience in both the semiconductor and electronic systems sectors, including functional experience in engineering, manufacturing, marketing, and program and general management.  Mr. Moody received a B.S. degree in Industrial Engineering from North Carolina State in 1980 and an executive MBA from the University of Florida in 1987.  Mr. Moody is often involved in major industry events such as Comdex, Internet World, the Biometric Consortium, as well as entrepreneurial forums and conferences.

About AuthenTec
AuthenTec is a leading semiconductor company providing advanced biometric fingerprint sensors to the PC, wireless, PDA, access control and automotive markets. AuthenTec’s FingerLoc and EntréPad product families utilize the company’s patented TruePrint™ technology, the first technology capable of imaging everyone under virtually any condition.  TruePrint images below the surface layer of the skin to the live layer where the true print resides, thereby eliminating surface-level contamination issues.  AuthenTec’s products are the choice of leading industry hardware and software providers, ensuring compatibility across multiple platforms and applications.  Based in Melbourne, Florida, AuthenTec’s global network of partners, solution providers and customers include Texas Instruments, IBM, Targus, Delphi, Acer, Synaptics, Asus, Harris Corporation and SCM Microsystems.


Christer Bergman

Christer Bergman
President & CEO
Precise Biometrics
June 25th at 9:45 AM
Topic: Increased Security While Protecting Privacy? True Or False?

Mr. Bergman has been the President of Precise Biometrics, Inc. since the year 2000 and President and CEO of Precise Biometrics AB since 2001. Mr. Bergman earned a Master of Science from the Lund Institute of Technology in Sweden as well as from University of California, Berkeley. He has held numerous positions in the high tech industries in the US and Europe. Among the more recent positions are President and CEO of VIDAR Systems Corporation and Regional Director of Informix Software Scandinavia. He is a member of the board of The International Biometrics Industry Association (IBIA). Mr. Bergman resides in Virginia with his wife and three children.

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