Mobile ID World Interviews Conor White, Daon's President, Americas

Conor White, Daon’s President, Americas, was recently interviewed by Mobile ID World President, Peter O’Neill, where he gave an update on our ongoing work with Visa, discussed market drivers in the financial services biometrics space, FIDO2 standards, European identity regulations PSD2 and GDPR and where the greatest opportunities are for strong authentication. Read the full interview here.

Podcast: The Member Experience Reimagined

Following NAFCU’s annual show in June, Daon’s Senior Vice President, Americas, Bob Long, joined NAFCU Services’ President, Randy Salser, for a podcast session on how credit unions can reimagine their member experience with convenient and secure authentication. Listen here.

Digital Leaders Roundtable Luncheon - Sydney 2018 [DOWNLOAD]

Following Ping Identify in May, Daon’s CEO, Tom Grissen, participated in the Digital Leaders Roundtable Luncheon in Sydney, where he shared insights on the pivotal blocks to ensure a robust open banking system. The event was co-hosted by InnovationAus.com and delved into where the UK is right now on their Open Banking journey and how the model will be designed and implemented in Australia. Read the full report here.

Check out the article "Australia's Open Banking Journey" via InnovationAus.com here.

Hong Kong trade delegation highlights opportunities for Irish firms

Hong Kong’s most senior financial official was in Dublin on Thursday to cement trading ties between the two jurisdictions and showcase the opportunities for Irish firms in Asia’s financial hub. Hong Kong’s Financial Secretary, Paul Chan Mo-po, met with officials from Enterprise Ireland and some of its key fintech clients including Daon. Read the full article here.

For the offical press release from the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, click here.

Facial recognition tech: Could it be used to track your habits in stores?

In this segment from WJLA ABC7 News, Daon’s CEO, Tom Grissen and Pre-sales Engineer, Jason Beloncik, chat with Horace Holmes as he takes a deeper dive into how retailers are using facial recognition technology. “[Retailers] want to provide the opportunity to recognize that a loyal customer is coming into the store,” Grissen says. “They can alert a salesperson and make sure they provide the finest service they can.”

Watch the full segment here.

Get ready to use Amazon's Alexa to send friends money (CNET)

CNET tech reporter, Ben Fox Rubin, is out with a new report on how banks will soon be using Amazon's Alexa to transfer money and provide other services. He spoke with Daon's CEO, Tom Grissen and Pre-sales Engineer, Jason Beloncik, for a behind-the-scenes look at the technology innovated right here at Daon. Read the full article here.