Facial Recognition and Biometric Technology

John Wagner, the Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) deputy executive assistant commissioner of field operations, testified on how the agency… read more

John Wagner, the Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) deputy executive assistant commissioner of field operations, testified on how the agency uses facial recognition and biometrics technologies to identify people coming into the U.S. This was the House Homeland Security’s second hearing focusing on federal government use of these technologies and the potential privacy and discrimination concerns that could arise. The hearing came after a National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) study and report that found racial bias with facial recognition technology. close

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Program ID:
469047-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 06, 2020 | 10:04am EST | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Feb 18, 2020 | 3:21pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 06, 2020 | 10:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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