- from 12-15 September 2011
- location: Montreal, Canada
- website:Â http://www.icao.int/index.html
Vision-Box has received the visit from Dr. AntĂłnio Braga, the State Secretary of the Portuguese Communities and a delegation of his office. The main purpose of the visit was to present the new version of the portable enrolment unit Vision-Box has developed. This new version has, among others, innovate features such as intelligent lightening, electronic document reading and verification, interaction through touch tablet pc, small weight and dimensions, greater autonomy while not connected to a power source and an ergonomic design.
This initiative portrays how important are the inputs and the collaboration process that Vision-Box develops with his customers when in the design phase of our new solutions. Based on this methodology, Vision-Box responds to market needs, deploying innovative solutions that completely fulfill the customer requirements. This is been one of the main strategies that has allowed us to gain international marketâ€™s recognition.
Vision-Box has received the visit from Dalila AraĂşjo, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Internal Administration, and from the Assistant National Director of the Portuguese Border Services. Vision-Box is now associated with the most emblematic projects of the Ministry of Internal Administration in the areas of border control and biometric data collection. The company is recognized as a success story in the internationalization of Portuguese Technology and its main technology developments are focused in integrated solutions for biometrics and border controls.
In the area of border control, in cooperation with the Portuguese Border Police, theyâ€™ve developed innovative technological solutions, that are already deployed all over the world. Almost at the end of the development process, Vision-Box presented in this visit the new model of the mobile bidirectional automatic border control gate, that the Portuguese Border Police will deploy at the Maritime Borders of Lisbon and Funchal, in Madeira Island, responding to the special needs of these borders and passengers flow.
Vision-Box was mentioned yet in another press article, this time for IP Magazine, a Portuguese Magazine. In the 4 full page spread Vision-Box was referred as an example of how a Portuguese company can become such an important reference in the high security technology market. Mr. Bento Correia, Vision-Boxâ€™s CEO was interviewed for the article and mentioned the positive and proactive attitude of the company â€śfor this board, business success doesnâ€™t lay only on the technology and innovation of the products, but mostly it is essential to have flexibility in internal processes, and maintain them also structured and focused in customer needsâ€ť.
Vision-Box exhibited once more at CARTES & IDentification, in the past 7, 8 and 9 December in Paris. This is one of the most important and recognized international events in the digital security, smart technologies, payment and contactless markets. This yearâ€™s event was extremely successful with a total of 432 exhibitors and 18,768 visitors with 79% and 72% from outside France.
Vision-Box took this opportunity to exhibit our most recent versions of the mobile ABC Gate that can be easily transported within an airport from one terminal to another; to other airports; to seaports or any other location where document checking and biometric identification is required. The new Portable Enrolment and Verification Unit was also highlighted in the booth, this system contains all the functionalities of the enrolment kiosk but can be easily carried like a business suitcase.
Vision-Box has just deployed a total of 10 mobile automatic border control gates. These are the most recent version on Vision-Box e-Gates and are unique in the world, introducing the mobility concept into the market. This way, besides the usual border check for passenger with e-passport trough biometric matching, these new e-gates can be easily transported within an airport from one terminal to another; to other airports; to seaports or any other location where document checking and biometric identification is required.
This project is furthermore a representation of how Vision-Box can develop fast and fitted solutions to respond to our costumerâ€™s specific needs. Finland trusted Vision-Box once more, after we have supplied them ABC gates for airports and land border locations in the past, they requested Vision-Boxâ€™s help in a problem, which we could answer positively with this new product.