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ANSI/NIST-ITL Standard Workshop

To discuss proposed updates to the standard, and determine which ones will be included in the version to be put up for a vote this year.


National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

There is a list of proposed updates for several biometric modalities, including fingerprint, face, iris, DNA, palmprint, and plantar. Other proposed changes include geographic references, original image references and handling log, scan resolution mods, and MORE!

A block of rooms has been reserved for the nights of July 26-28 at the Holiday Inn Gaithersburg, Two Montgomery Village Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20879. The special rate is $119.00 per night plus 13% tax. To make your reservation, please contact the hotel directly at 301/948-8900 by July 20, 2010, and mention that you are attending the "ANSI/NIST-ITL Standard Workshop".

Created April 30, 2010, Updated March 23, 2018