As a leading innovator in the field of document examination and a supplier to many of the worlds major airports, government immigration services and border controls, Foster + Freeman are pleased to announce the company’s attendance at a this years International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Symposium and Exhibition on MRTDs, Biometrics and Security Documents.

Staged annually at the ICAO worldwide headquarters in Montreal, Canada, the event attracts delegates, exhibitors, and guest speakers from across the globe and features presentations on the present and future of secure ID and identity management technologies with a particular focus on Machine Readable Travel Documents, Biometrics and eDocuments.

This years symposium and accompanying exhibition runs from 1st – 4th November and is expected to be of particular interest to officials of passport and official ID document issuing agencies, immigration, customs, and other border control and security authorities. Officials from airlines and airports involved in passenger service systems, handling of travel documents, facilitation and aviation security would also benefit from participation.

The presentations and handouts will be available only in English. Simultaneous interpretation will be available in English, French, Spanish and Russian, as required.


ICAO MRTD, Biometric Security Documents



ICAO - The official website of the International Civil Aviation Organization

Official website of the Sixth Symposium & Exhibition on ICAO MRTDs