Kevin Mangold works as a Computer Scientist at the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Currently, Kevin is investigating how virtual and augmented reality technologies can be leveraged by the public safety community. His primary focus is researching the usability impact of integrating these technologies into the lives of first responders.
Formerly, he was a subject matter expert in the biometrics field and worked to improve the cross-platform aspect of related technologies. He was an active member of the OASIS Technical Advisory Board (TAB). He was an active participant in ISO/IEC JTC 1 SC 37 and INCITS M1, where he started by serving as a data structure expert, project editor, and a US Head of Delegation. Kevin served as the Acting Chair of JTC 1/SC 37. He served as co-chair for the OASIS Biometric Identity Assurance Services (BIAS) TC and the OASIS Biometric Services TC. He is the recipient of the 2015 ANSI Next Generation Award and the 2014 IEC Young Professionals Award by the USNC.
2015 - ANSI Next Generation
2014 - IEC Young Professional