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Donna Farmer, President and CEO of the Smart Card Alliance, resigns to found new company dedicated to secure personal ID and authentication

She will continue to support the work of the Alliance as Special Advisor to the Board New York, NY, February 27, 2002–The Smart Card Alliance, the largest smart card oriented non-profit entity in the world, formed by the merger in December 2000 of the Smart Card Industry Association (SCIA) and The Smart Card Forum (SCF),…
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Smart Card Alliance Releases White Paper That Provides Insight into a More Accurate and Secure Means for Personal Identification while Protecting Users’ Privacy

New York, NY, January 28, 2002–The Smart Card Alliance, a non-profit association working to accelerate the widespread adoption of multiple applications for smart card technology, today released the white paper entitled, “Secure Personal Identification Systems: Policy, Process and Technology Choices for a Privacy-Sensitive Solution.” Due to an increased awareness in physical security and demands to…
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Smart Card Alliance Hosts Industry Leaders to Discuss State of the Smart Card Market

Representatives from Public and Private Sectors to Address Key Issues Including Personal Identification, Privacy Concerns and Secure Payment Transactions New York, NY, January 15, 2002–The Smart Card Alliance, a non-profit association working to accelerate the adoption of multiple applications for smart card technology, will host a conference on February 5 through February 7, 2002 in…
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Smart Card Alliance Announces New Executive Board Members

New York, NY, October 10, 2001–The Smart Card Alliance today announced the election of its 2002 Executive Board of Directors. The seven member Executive Board was elected by the Alliance’s Board of Directors at their Annual Meeting in Tysons Corner, Virginia. The Executive Board will lead and direct Alliance activities for the year ahead. Paul…
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Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Wins OSCA Award

NEW YORK, June 5 /PRNewswire/–In recognition of the hard work and significant achievements pertaining to the smart card industry, the Smart Card Alliance has presented Gregory Garback, Executive Officer of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority with an “Outstanding Smart Card Application Award”. The award was presented by Ann Kennedy of First Data Corporation at…