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SMILE Action presented at Connect ID 2018

Dr Zoltán Székely of the Hungarian National Police presented SMILE’s novel mobility concept entitled “European Innovation for Land Border Mobility” in the special session “Smart mobile devices: Empowering borders – Technical challenges and opportunities for mobile ID” on April 30, 2018, in Washington, DC, USA. Find more at

SMILE at Industry day – Biometrics on the move 2018

The SMILE Action participated in “Industry day – Biometrics on the move 2018” organised by Frontex, on April 25th in Warsaw, Poland. The aim of the workshop was to exchange ideas on new and emerging biometric authentication applications. The SMILE team, represented by Mr Georgios Stavropoulos of CERTH, presented the […]

In April 2018 the SMILE Action reached a milestone with the technical partners visiting the Bulgaria-Romania border at the Ruse border checkpoint. The Regional Director of the Border Police presented their main tasks at the land borders, the challenges they face and concluded with suggestions and recommendations to address these […]

The second SMILE Action plenary meeting took place in Budapest, Hungary on March 2018. Beyond the analysis of the progress made the previous months, a visit to the Hungarian – Romanian border checkpoint at Nadlak was held, where one of the project pilots will be realised. This field visit was […]