COMMONS

Biometric data and technologies - Second evidence hearing

04 December 2014

This is the second of two evidence sessions examining biometric data and technologies.

Panel 1 will focus on the development of facial recognition software by the police as well as some of the legislative and regulatory challenges that this, and other developments, may pose. Panel 2 will take evidence on topics covered throughout the inquiry from the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Criminal Information, Lord Bates.

Witnesses

The Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday 10 December 2014 at 9.15am in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House.

At 9.15 am

  • Dr Simon Rice, Group Manager (Technology), Information Commissioner's Office
  • Alastair R MacGregor QC, Biometrics Commissioner, Office of the Biometrics Commissioner
  • Chief Constable Chris Sims, National Policing Lead for Forensic Science, Association of Chief Police Officers

At 10.15 am

  • Lord Bates, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Criminal Information, Home Office

Further information

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