ID & Secure Document News monitors and analyses the significant developments in personal identification and authentication – whether in the physical, digital or virtual worlds – with with a keen and critical eye.

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The global ID market and the trend towards e-ID programmes with systems married to secure documents is dynamic, growing and developing at a rapid pace. 

ID and Secure Document News is published monthly to bring you informed, considered, and thought-provoking reports on the latest news in this dynamic market, with expert analysis and insight. It is the comprehensive one-stop source of information for everyone involved in the specification, production, protection, personalisation, integration and issue of personal ID documents and the data they contain.

What ID & Secure Document News Cover

  • The latest in security features, methods and systems for all government-issued identification documents, including passports, ID and health cards, drivers licences, visas, breeder documents, certificates and permits etc.
  • Developments in biometrics and smart card technologies
  • Specifications, directives and characteristics of new ID and travel documents
  • Production, personalisation and integration systems and equipment
  • Devices for data capture, verification, and forensic analysis
  • Corporate developments among component, systems and finished product suppliers
  • Case studies showcasing examples of new travel and ID programmes around the world
  • Specifications, directives and standards from ICAO, the EU, ISO and other international organisations
  • New contracts and tenders
  • Market projections
  • Systems and solutions for the future

Who Should Read ID & Secure Document News

  • Government departments/agencies for home affairs, immigration, border control and homeland security
  • Law enforcement and document examiners
  • State and commercial printers
  • Developers of substrates, security features, inlays and laminates
  • Suppliers of cards, chips and biometric technologies
  • Providers of personalisation technologies
  • Suppliers and integrators of passport and ID systems
  • Equipment and systems manufacturers for credentials, enrolment, production and personalisation, finishing, analysis, readers and terminals
  • Investors, analysts and consultants

“Essential reading for government departments and agencies, law enforcement and document examiners as well as printing works and technology providers”


Reasons to Subscribe

  • Focused
    The only monthly B2B newsletter dedicated solely to ID documents, systems and management
  • Concise
    Provides a filtered digest and précis of all the key market developments in an easy-to-read, and searchable, format
  • Credible
    The authoritative editorial team is drawn from the highest levels of the ID world
  • Up-to-Date
    The frequency of publication will ensure you are kept abreast of the latest news
  • Impartial
    It will establish the facts to give you the inside angle on ID
  • Analysis
    In-depth features, reviews and forecasts as well as the latest news and developments
  • Value
    Competitively-priced, with enhanced benefits through DataVault ID


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