SESAMES Jury

A COMPETITION SHOWCASING INNOVATION AND PROVIDING MEDIA EXPOSURE

An undisputed hallmark of excellence, the SESAMES Awards are given to the best technological innovations in the trust-based technologies industry.

6 categories in 2017:

  • eGovernment (ID, health, welfare)
  • eTransactions (banking, payment, virtual money)
  • Manufacturing and Tests
  • IoT (Networks of wireless sensors, smart objects, constrained data and energy management)
  • Cybersecurity (Data safeguarding, resilience of infrastructures, resistance to cyberattacks)
  • Retail (online and in-store)

SESAMES Awards Jury of experts :

CYBERSECURITY (DATA SAFEGUARDING, RESILIENCE OF INFRASTRUCTURES, RESISTANCE TO CYBERATTACKS)

Michela Menting, Digital Security Research Director - ABI Research

Al Pascual, SVP, Research Director - Head of Fraud & Security - Javelin Strategy & Research

Dieter Vandenbroeck, Senior Information Security Consultant - Ernst & Young

EGOVERNMENT (ID, HEALTH, WELFARE)                        

Kevin Gillick, Executive Director - GlobalPlatform

Jon Shamah, Chairman - EEMA - European Association for E-Identity & Security

Max Snijder, CEO - European Biometrics Group

 

ETRANSACTIONS (BANKING, PAYMENT & FINTECHS )    

Pierre Crego, Vice President - EESTEL - European Experts in E-Transactions Systems

David Parker, CEO and Founder - Polymath Consulting

IOT (NETWORKS OF WIRELESS SENSORS, SMART OBJECTS, CONSTRAINED DATA AND ENERGY MANAGEMENT)

John Devlin, Principal Analyst and Founder - P.A.ID Strategies

Ian Smith, IoT Security Director - GSMA 

Thierry Spanjaard, Principal - Intelling

MANUFACTURING AND TESTS   

Daniel Bachenheimer, Unique Identity Global Lead - Accenture

Donald E. Malloy, Chairman - OATH - Initiative for Open Authentication

David Robertson, Publisher - The Nilson Report

RETAIL (ONLINE AND IN-STORE) 

Nikki Baird, Managing Partner - Retail Systems Research