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ID World
Wise Media
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The ID World exhibition and conference is an international gathering of suppliers and users in the field of electronic and automatic identification.

Identification technology has widely growing application in the field of security and covers such areas as smart cards, access control products, radio frequency identification (RFID) and electronic article surveillance (EAS) for personal and property tracking applications. The conference also covers other spin-off areas such as the growing area of near field communications (NFC) and its use in the electronic payments industry.

Read more ID World news below:
ID People Award Nominations Open To End Of February
21 February, 2011
Those wishing to make nominations for the EMEA ID People awards to take place at the ID World show in Abu Dhabi in April have until the end of February to register them online
Fourth Annual ID World Event To Be Held In Abu Dhabi
19 January, 2011
The Citizen ID Forum will take place as part of this year's ID World event to take place from 3rd to 4th April in Abu Dhabi
ID World Is Taking Nominations For its Annual ID People Awards
09 August, 2010
People who have made a significant contribution to the development of automatic ID technology are eligible to be nominated for the ID People awards being held by Wise Media
Phone Protection and NFC Come Under The Spotlight At CARTES and Identification 2010
02 August, 2010
Smart card industry event to be held in December will focus heavily on the rising concerns of mobile telephone protection with particular emphasis on the use of these devices for payment services with the advent of Near Field Communications technology
Technical Committee Members Formulate Conference Agenda for ID WORLD 2010
12 July, 2010
The ID WORLD International Congress to be held in November in Milan has gathered a committee of identification specialists to come up with a strong agenda for the event
25th Cartes and Identification Show To Take Place In December
31 May, 2010
Contactless technology, smart phone payment and digital security will once again be in focus this December in Paris for the 25th Anniversary Cartes and Identification event
ID World Emirates Event Draws Leaders in Auto-ID and Security
24 May, 2010
The annual EMEA automatic identification summit was held as part of the ID World event recently held in Abu Dhabi
ID World Hosts Inaugural Postal Innovation Conference
26 March, 2010
Wise Media has launched Postal Innovation, a conference to address the technology of the postal market and its role in information protection
ID World Events Planned for Abu Dhabi, Milan and New York
15 March, 2010
Regional summits for Identification Technology entered into the calendar of ID World events globally with expansion to meet international demand for the events with the first to take place in Abu Dhabi in May
CARTES show hits Hong Kong
11 February, 2010
The CARTES event is reflecting the importance of smart card technology in the Asian Region by dedicating one event to Hong Kong
Winners of ID People Awards announced
17 November, 2009
Award ceremony at the ID World Congress in Italy saw recognition for the people at the forefront of this year's Auto ID industry
Identity congress to be addressed by Finnish Minister
25 September, 2009
Reflecting the importance of Finland on the world market for communications and emerging NFC technology, ID WORLD will be attended by the Finnish Minister of Communications
ID World to take place in early November
10 August, 2009
Wise Media has released details of the ID World international congress including registration deadlines and conference highlights
NFC debate held as part of ID World event
15 June, 2009
ID World in Paris in May saw the NFC Academy Conference debating the applications of near field communications in the transportation industry
ID WORLDÃÂÃâ€ÂÃâ€Âs transportation security forum enjoys increased attendance
04 June, 2009
Transportation Security Forum witnessed discussions on hub security, border control and ticketing with ID WORLD set to continue the debate in November this year in Milan
ID Forum conference in Abu Dhabi breaks records
23 February, 2009
The Citizen ID Forum from Wise Media including the NFC academy conference proves to be a resounding hit in the United Arab Emirates
NFC Academy advisory board members named
17 February, 2009
Conference program on Near Field Communications to be overseen by advisory board of international ID experts
NFC Academy kicks off in Abu Dhabi in February
27 January, 2009
Near Field Communications event to accompany Citizen ID, Transportation Security and ID World events throughout 2009
2009 transportation security forum to be held in Paris
29 December, 2008
Security exhibition and conference geared towards the transport industry to take place in May in Paris
ID World to take place in November 2009
19 December, 2008
Automatic identification conference to be held once more in Milan next November after continued success
ID World 2008 review
05 December, 2008
Automatic identification conference and exhibition draws key industry players from throughout the world
ID World award winners announced
25 November, 2008
Awards given to individuals in RFID, tracking, biometrics and other ID related technologies at this year's ID World show
US Smart card adoption to be the focus of CARTES show in America
17 September, 2008
CARTES and Identification 2008 goes to America for its 23rd show focussing on the adoption and use of smart card technology
Extensive conference programme lined up for ID WORLD
05 August, 2008
This year's ID WORLD show in Milan during November to cover citizen ID programs, biometrics and asset tracking in a packed conference agenda
Committee of experts assembled for ID WORLD
12 June, 2008
Leading experts in the fields of biometrics, RFID and smart cards have been brought together to build an agenda for the next ID WORLD conference to be held in Italy in November
Travel security forum in Amsterdam a success
29 May, 2008
World Registered Traveller Forum takes place in Amsterdam with impressive array of speakers from around the globe as well as key industry suppliers
Schiphol hosts security for travellers forum
20 May, 2008
With its breakthrough Privium program from registered travellers, Schiphol airport proves the ideal host for Registered Traveller Forum addressing security for frequent travellers.
e-Borders under discussion at Registered Traveller Forum.
19 February, 2008
Registered traveller program to be the subject of European forum held in Amsterdam on the 22nd of May.
Registered Traveler program summit to be held in Amsterdam.
11 February, 2008
Forum to explore the opportunities for improving the ease of travel whilst enhancing security using the Registered Traveler program.
Biometrics, RFID and smart cards covered in ID World 2007
11 December, 2007
Successful conference in Milan covers identification technology with key speakers involved in Smart Card technology, RFID and biometrics.
Italian Minister speaks at ID World conference.
30 November, 2007
National ID card project the subject of speech by Italian Minister at ID World Congress in Milan this year.
Identification industry awards presented at ID World.
30 November, 2007
The scope of the identity industry was reflected in the ID World awards ceremony which recognised leaders in such diverse areas as RFID, tracking, airport security and near field communications.