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SmartMetric to Present the ADVANTIS SmartMetric Biometric Card at the Secure Payments and ID Conference in Madrid, Spain on June 19, 2019

  • Business Wire•May 29, 2019
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

SmartMetric, Inc. (SMME) will be presenting its new biometric fingerprint activated credit card with the inbuilt ADVANTIS EMV Chip and banking operating system at the Secure Payments and ID Conference being held on June 19, 2019 in Madrid, Spain.

“We are excited to be presenting our amazing new biometric card in association with ADVANTIS in Madrid on June 19 at the Secure Payments and ID Conference which is being attended by the leading banks in Europe. This will give us the opportunity to unveil our new biometric credit card that has been especially developed with the ADVANTIS credit card chip and payments system that is being used by 100 banks around the world,” said today SmartMetric’s President & CEO, Chaya Hendrick.

Chaya Hendrick, as a guest speaker at the conference, will be giving a presentation titled “BIOMETRIC CARD PAYMENTS: THE FUTURE IS NOW” on June 19, 2019 at 1:30pm.

The conference will be attended by the leading banks in Europe along with the leading credit card manufacturers. The conference website is www.securepaymentsid.ifaes.com.

ADVANTIS is operating in 3 Continents in 40 Countries and its Chip and Operating system is being used on over 1.3 BILLION credit cards.

SMARTMETRIC is based in the USA with marketing and engineering in various parts of the World. SmartMetric has created a fingerprint scanner that fits inside a credit and debit card and is used to provide biometric protection for these cards. The card user simply touches a square sensor on the card's surface and in less than 0.25 seconds the card's internal fingerprint scanner reads the card user's fingerprint and if the fingerprint matches the card is immediately turned on.

With instant biometric validation and card activation means that the SmartMetric biometric card technology provides seamless use by the card customer. By the time the credit/debit card user reaches across to insert the card in a reader or ATM the card has been biometrically authenticated and turned on.

To view the SmartMetric Biometric Card please follow this link - Video of the SmartMetric Biometric Card. To view the company website: www.smartmetric.com.











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