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Acuity Market Intelligence

Acuity Market Intelligence cuts through the clutter of information overload to provide targeted industry insight and analysis for emerging technology markets. The company's current focus is on identification solutions including biometrics and associated identity management and authentication markets. Acuity's services include industry sector tracking, opportunity sizing, strategic planning, due diligence, executive briefings, customized consulting and on-demand market research and analysis.
Aerlines Magazine
Aerlines Magazine – International Magazine for Students & Professionals of Aviation – is a free internet journal on air transport matters, with a broad target readership of both academic and business backgrounds. Among our readers are students, researchers in aviation from universities and senior managers in the aviation industry. Articles published report rather on implications of research conducted instead of the research process itself. Aerlines Magazine also maintains an extensive thesis, research paper and book directory.
Air Transport News
Air Transport News is a new, but increasingly popular online source of air transport industry information. It includes air transport industry news, expert analysis, interviews with industry professionals, event announcements and book presentations. ATN makes the air transport industry news more accessible and provides a forum where industry experts, professionals and academics exchange views and engage in constructive discussions. Established in 2006, the ATN has over 6,000 subscribers, including airlines, airports, and industry suppliers. Its web site is a popular web address, which airline professionals turn to in a search for the latest airline news.
Tel: + 30 2 109510355
Fax: + 30 2 109581018
AV!S¡AN produces a suite of nine publications focused on the identity and security markets. Online titles including SecureIDNews, ContactlessNews, ThirdFactor and IDNoticias cover distinct technology and application verticals. The company's print magazine, Regarding ID (re:ID), is a global leader in this rapidly growing technology sector. Collectively, more than 30,000 subscribers and one million annual web visitors get their ID technology news from AVISIAN magazines and sites. Learn more about the publications and the company at
AV!S¡AN Publishing
315 E. Georgia Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32301
Tel: +1 850-391-2273
Fax: +1 850-222-4477
Biometric Technology Today
Biometric Technology Today Today is the most established source of authoritative news, analysis, features and surveys on the international biometrics market. Published ten times a year, it is committed to providing unbiased, intelligent comment as well as extensive and fully researched worldwide news coverage on all aspects of the biometrics market.
Biometric Digest
The Biometric Digest newsletter reports on emerging identification technology covering fingerprint, voice, hand geometry, facial recognition, iris scan and other methods.
Tel: +1 314 428 5005
Fax: +1 314 487 5198
Biometrics Market Intelligence eUpdates
The Biometrics Market Intelligence eUpdate is the pre-eminent source of targeted research and analysis for the rapidly emerging biometrics market. The eUpdate provides clear and concise commentary on the impact of developments in the world of biometrics and identification solutions. The eUpdate delivers Acuity Market Intelligence's trademark brand of provocative, candid insight that cuts through the hype to expose the bottom line issues that drive and shape this emerging marketplace.
findBIOMETRICS is the leading Biometrics Industry Resource providing free information on all biometric identification and identity verification systems and solutions. findBIOMETRICS has the latest daily news from the global biometric business community, as well as comprehensive vendor lists, informative articles, interviews with Industry Leaders, useful links to Biometric associations and a current list of related industry events and conferences.
Just 4 Airlines is a growing online media company established in Malaysia with offices in both Malaysia and the UK. It provides web-based news and travel information and event management services to the world airline industry. The company draws on its founders' expertise acquired with industry leaders such as BOAC, British Airways, IATA, and Canadian Pacific. J4A popular newsletter reaches over 100,000 aviation professionals every week and has a comprehensive aviation industry event calendar.
Tel: +60 (0)3 5510 7063
Fax: + 60 (0) 3 5510 4249
Keesing Fight Fraud
Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity – Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity offers a clear and concise overview of the latest developments in the world of security documents and identity.
Alongside the Journal, Keesing has recently published their Special Edition: Overview of Travel Documents 2003-2008. This Special Edition consists of an overview of travel documents issued from 2003 to 2008. The overview includes details of nearly 500 new document models issued by more than 100 countries.
Keesing Reference Systems B.V
Hogehilweg 17, 1101 CB Amsterdam
P.O. Box 12476, 1100 AL Amsterdam
Tel.: +31 20 7157 800
Fax: +31 20 7157 888
The Planet portal tracks all the news and information in the fast-moving biometrics industry - from the various different technologies and applications to the critical issues, such as privacy and ethics and standards development. The content-rich site contains news, case histories, white papers, analysis, a directory and more - even a monthly cartoon!
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Security Document – The Security Document World portal is dedicated to providing timely, researched and free-to-access information for all those involved in purchasing, manufacturing and integrating security-document centred solutions. The site focuses on machine readable travel documents, such as passports and visas, and on other government-issued security documents, such as national e-ID cards and driving licenses. Document anti-counterfeiting and intelligent border control are also strong areas of focus.
Tel: +60 (0)3 5510 7063
Fax: + 60 (0) 3 5510 4249
Watermark Magazine –
Watermark magazine is the only Russian magazine about security products which provides exclusive information on security printing industry in Russia and the CIS countries.
Every issue contains the latest information on production of banknotes, ID-documents, holograms and other security products, articles on document checking devices, and reviews of the market of security products worldwide, in Russia and CIS countries.
The editorial board includes the Bank of Russian, national banks of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Kirghizia, Ukraine and leading companies in the industry.
The Watermark is a bi-monthly magazine in Russian with a bi-annual supplement in English.
Watermark Magazine
43–45, Staro-Petergofsky pr., liter B, office 4H,
St.Petersburg, 190020, Russia
Tel.: + 7 (812) 346-50-15
Fax + 7 (812) 325-20-99

Supporting Organizations
The Biometrics Airports Council International (ACI) is the only global trade representative of the world's airports, some 573 members operating over 1,643 airports in 178 countries and territories. Established in 1991, ACI represents airports interests with Governments and international organisations such as ICAO, develops standards, policies and recommended practices for airports and provides information and training opportunities to raise standards around the world.
ACI World Headquarters
PO Box 16
1215 Geneva 15 - Airport
Tel: +41.22 717 8585
Fax: +41.22 717 8888
Biometrics Institute
The Biometrics Institute is an independent not-for-profit membership organisation, founded in October 2001 in Australia with funding from the Australian government.
European Biometrics Forum
European Biometrics Forum (EBF)). The EBF's mission is to establish the European Union as the World Leader in Biometrics Excellence by addressing barriers to adoption and fragmentation in the marketplace and by acting as the driving force for initiating, facilitating, supporting and organising activities that bring further the proper and beneficial use of biometrics within Europe and abroad. The forum is a multi stakeholder non-profit interest group incorporating companies, research agencies, policy makers and user groups.
The EBF is positioned as the European focal point for issues relating to biometric including standards, testing, certification, privacy, R&D, dissemination. The forum also acts as the driving force for coordination, support and strengthening of the national bodies.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is its global trade organisation.
Over 60 years, IATA has developed the commercial standards that built a global industry. Today, IATA's mission is to represent, lead and serve the airline industry. Its members comprise some 230 airlines – the world's leading passenger and cargo airlines among them – representing 93 percent of scheduled international air traffic.
Montreal, Canada
Tel: +1 514 874 0202
Fax: +1 514 874 9632
International Biometric Group (IBG) is a leading research, consulting and systems integration company addressing the identity management and security needs of both government and commercial clients. IBG designs, engineers and supports solutions across multiple platforms in complex, mission-critical environments. IBG is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Toronto and London. Learn more at
International Biometric Group, LLC
One Battery Park Plaza
New York, NY 10004, USA
Tel: +1 212-809-9491
Tel: +1 888-IBG-8-IBG
Fax: +1 212-809-6197
International Biometric Industry Assoc.
International Biometric Industry Association. Founded in 1998 as a non-profit trade association in Washington, DC, the International Biometric Industry Association (IBIA) represents the manufacturers, developers, and solution providers of biometric technologies used in electronic human identity authentication - face, fingerprint, hand, iris, vascular, speech, as well as skin/dermis. IBIA impartially represents all biometric technologies in all applications. The industry's leading voice on key policy issues in North America affecting biometrics, IBIA fulfills its mission through education and advocacy.
1666 K Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20006, USA
Telephone: +1 202.293.8133
Fax: +1 202.872.1431

For more information please contact:
Mihail Peytchev
Phone: +1 514 954 8219 x.7763
Fax: +1 514 954 6408
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