Rahul Parthe, CTO, Co-Founder and Chairman of TECH5, will speak about Mobile Biometrics during part 3 of the ID4Africa Livecast “Mobile for Identity Management & Inclusion ID4D” on April 13 at 12:30 GMT/14:30 CEST.



About the speaker

Rahul Parthe oversees TECH5 product and technology strategy. He has a deep expertise in leading research and development of AI-based biometric algorithms, including innovative contactless fingerprint capture and digital ID technologies for mobile devices such as T5-AirSnap and T5-Digital ID. A combination of sustained investment and single-minded dedication to the development of biometric modalities that capitalize on AI has resulted in TECH5’s algorithms, developed by Rahul Parthe and his team, consistently being positioned in the top tier of NIST ranking for face, fingerprint, and iris recognition technologies.

Rahul was the key system biometric service provider architect of the UIDAI program, which has enrolled more than 1.3B identities to date. He is also the lead architect for Indonesia National ID that now holds 193M tri-modal enrollments. Rahul also collaborated with other key organizations, including Identix, L1 Identity Solutions, Securimetrics, Morpho, and InterBio.


About the Livecast:

The Saga began by focusing on pro-poor policies and solutions to explore the range of the possible and the enabling environment and technologies required to get there. Part 2 further explored ways in which identity development can be teamed with mobile usage/ access to accelerate inclusion.

Part 3 takes a deeper dive into some of the most promising use cases that hold disruptive potential. You will hear about how “mobile” solutions are providing key prerequisites for empowerment and economic growth in a modern economy. Themes such as mobile biometrics, accelerating financial inclusion, mobile for humanitarian action, and facilitating digital presence will be discussed.


Date: April 13

Time: 12:30 GMT/14:30 CEST