Claudio Reiff (Infineon Technologies)

  • Topic: Semiconductor technology for multiple smart card applications

Electronic identity cards have evolved significantly since its beginnings, from single purpose cards to multiple applications cards that bring additional value and services to citizens. The presentation will give some project implementation examples in Africa and will focus on the requirements for highly secure electronic identity documents from a semiconductor manufacturer’s point of view.

About the company:
For over 25 years, Infineon has developed innovative solutions in the area of hardware-based security. Infineon’s security chips can be found in ePassports of e.g. Germany, USA, China, Brazil, Indonesia, France, Taiwan, and in eID cards of Germany, Saudi Arabia, the Philippines, Hong Kong, Italy, Austria, Portugal, Ireland, South Africa.