Evolis Vertical Markets Manager will provide insight into Tanzania instant card issuance project for which biometric voter kits were deployed Evolis, the worldwide leader in card personalisation systems, will talk at SDW 2016 conference about one of the largest instant voter card issuance projects. Several printing systems especially tailored to governmental projects are showcased in booth L37. Insight into an innovative voter card issuance project – May 11, at 2PM During the SDW conference, Ludovic Simonneau from Evolis will present the voter card project for which thousands of Biometric voter kits were deployed for the enrolment and instant issuance of voter cards on the occasion of the presidential election in Tanzania in 2015. An innovative mobile biometric system including a desktop card printer from Evolis was used to verify eligibility of citizens in just a few minutes, register their personal information and instantly issue personalised voter cards. 24 million voter identification cards were issued in three months. This project endorsed Evolis’ expertise for secure issuance of official documents anywhere in the world. The conference will demonstrate the benefits of decentralised voter card issuance and present which lessons were learned and how to increase the success of such projects. Co-speaking with Ludovic, Oostewald Immink from Bytes System Integration, will share his expertise on managing large scale biometric voter registration projects. About the speakers: Ludovic Simonneau, Vertical Markets Manager and responsible for governmental and financial markets at Evolis (France), manages the global product and marketing strategy for those two markets, which are the largest business contributors for Evolis. Oostewald Immink, Divisional Operations Director at Bytes System Integration (South Africa), has been involved in many elections projects in developing countries since 1999, including the Tanzania elections project. Card issuance systems for governmental applications at booth L37 Evolis will showcase at SDW a variety of desktop personalisation systems for plastic cards especially tailored to the decentralised issuance of all highly secure and encoded cards such as national IDs, driver’s licenses, voter cards, national health cards, etc. From compact, easy to use and affordable systems for local administrations to high volume systems with tamperproof security, premium colour printing quality, data encoding, laser engraving and lamination, the card personalisation and printing systems from Evolis are ideal for all governmental projects.