ABC

Presentation
External
Date of publication: 
Tue, 23/06/2015
Manual
External
Date of publication: 
Mon, 13/01/2014
Contact: 
08/09/2014 to 09/09/2014
Contact: 
secretariat@eab.org
Report
Internal
Date of publication: 
Mon, 02/08/2010
This report describes two automated border crossing systems – RAPID in Portugal and SmartGate in Australia- based on the use of electronic passports and facial image. The two are pioneer systems operational in international airports in Portugal and Australia. In both cases electronic passports are used as the biometric data storage medium and facial recognition is the base for biometric matching.
Report
External
Date of publication: 
Tue, 16/04/2013
Contact: 
Erik Slavenas eslavenas@icao.int, International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)
The contents of this MRTD Report reflect the diversity of issues and challenges in holistic traveller identification management. Topics include: security and benefits of ePassports; state of play and future direction of the ICAO Public Key Directory; KD; role of ABC in border control; identity fraud and trust in travel documents.
22/10/2013 to 24/10/2013
Contact: 
Kieth MIller, kmiller@icao.int
10/10/2013 to 11/10/2013
Contact: 
Rasa Karbauskaite (rasa.karbauskaite@frotex.europa.eu)/ Maria Duro Mansilla (maria.mansilla@frontex.europa.eu)

Call for Expressions of Interest: Pool of Experts on Automated Border Control

The Frontex Research and Development Unit (RDU) invites relevant candidates to express their interest in participating in a pool of experts in the field of Automated Border Control (ABC). Interested experts are invited to submit their applications in response to this Call for Expressions of Interest (CEI). Candidates will be shortlisted for the pool on the basis of their professional and technical ability and their capacity to carry out the tasks described in the CEI. The pool of experts will be valid for three years from the date of its publication (03/04/2013). Applications in response to this CEI may be submitted at any time prior until 31 December 2015 (i.e. three months before the expiration of the pool).