The event


In 2018, the only event in Brazil specialized in biometrics and identification technologies reaches its fourth edition and is now called Biometrics HITech Summit. At one time, innovation, knowledge and business meet in intense exchanges of expectations and experiences of a highly qualified public, composed of about 500 participants from the public and private sectors.

Biometrics HITech Summit 2018 will be held from 21 to 23 August 2018, in FECOMERCIO Events Center, in São Paulo/Brazil.


Executives and specialists from the main market companies, public entities and authorities, technology professionals, fingerprint experts and representatives of markets adhering to the use of human identification solutions will be offered 10 attractions with the objectives of:

  • Discuss the processes and contribute to the strengthening and improvement of human identification in Brazil;
  • Promote the exchange of knowledge on biometrics, trends, case studies and best practices;
  • Present new solutions and technologies;
  • Promote new business opportunities for technology providers and important consumer markets for human identification solutions;
  • Intensify the relationship between the public and private sectors.

Biometrics HITech Conference – national and international speakers address innovations and trends in the use of biometrics and other identification technologies.

VI Necropapiloscopy Conference – will promote the exchange of specific services and information related to forensic identification and human rights, given the incontestable importance of Necropapiloscopy as a safe and effective method for the identification of cadavers.

Biometrics HITech Expo – in the exhibition, important companies of the biometrics and identification technology market present their products and solutions.

Political Forum – important discussions about Brazilian legislative projects and new regulations related to the field of human identification and citizenship.

Biometrics HITech Business Arena – initiative that gathers, in private meetings, the exhibitors with the representatives of markets with high potential of usage of biometric or identification technologies. The elegible vertical markets to be invited by the organization are: Banks, HR & Education, Health, Insurance & Social Security, Retail & E-commerce, Immigration and Transport.

Authorities Sessions – private meeting with the Directors of the States Identification Institutes.

Startups Lounge – booth dedicated to entrepreneurial initiatives in biometrics and other identification technologies.

Short Courses – improvement/technical update for professionals and experts in human identification.

Visits to the Identification Institute of São Paulo – visits to the Identification Institute Ricardo Gumbleton Daunt of São Paulo State, Brazil.

FENAPPI and Associations Meeting – meeting of State entities of fingerprint and human identification experts.

Overall Programme

Results 2017

In August 2017, the last edition of Biometrics HITech was held along with the XIV Brazilian Identification Conference, in Brasília/DF. Check out the videos, photos and results of the event:

Results Photos Videos


Check out the companies that sponsored the last edition of the event:

Official Brochure of the Event

Check out here all the details about Biometrics HITech Summit 2018 - Expo, Business & Conference

Dates and Local

The Biometrics HITech Summit 2018 – Expo, Business & Conference will be held from 21 to 23 August 2018, at FECOMERCIO Events Center, in São Paulo, Brazil.

Biometrics HITech Summit 2018
21 – 23 August 2018

FECOMERCIO Events Center
Rua Dr. Plínio Barreto, 285 – Bela Vista, São Paulo/SP

Hotels nearby the local of the event*

Íbis Budget São Paulo Paulista
2303 Consolação St – Consolação, São Paulo/SP
Phone: +55 11 3123-7755 

Until June 1st, Ibis Budget Hotel São Paulo Paulista brings a special condition for Biometrics Hitech Summit 2018 participants:

  • BRL 168,68/per day + BRL 18,00/breakfast (optional)
  • Book directly with the hotel by or +55 11 3123-7755;
  • To enjoy the special rate it is necessary to inform that you are a participant of the event.

Ibis Budget Frei Caneca
826 Frei Caneca St – Consolação, São Paulo/SP
Tel: +55 11 2678 7555

Belas Artes São Paulo
1199 Frei Caneca St – Consolação, São Paulo/SP
Phone: +55 11 2627-6300

Ibis São Paulo Paulista
2355 Paulista Ave. – Bela Vista, São Paulo/SP
Tel: +55 11 4700-3733

Novotel São Paulo Jaraguá Conventions
71 Martins Fontes St – Centro, São Paulo/SP
Phone: +55 11 2802-7000

* The conditions offered and the booking and hiring processes are the responsibilities of the hotels and the participant, respectively. Biometrics HITech is not responsible for the conditions or any stage of the hiring and hosting process.


Institutional Supporters

ABComm – Brazilian e-Commerce Association – emerged from the need of the sector to have an active voice with government institutions. Retail companies and service providers in the areas of information technology, media and payment are welcome to the discussions. It gathers representatives of virtual stores and companies in the areas of information technology, event organization, news portals and marketing services to exchange experiences and make room for micro and small companies to participate in the discussions about the Brazilian digital market.


ABRID Brazilian Association of Digital identification Technology Companies – represents the companies specialized in digital identification technology.


Fingerprint Experts’ Association of São Paulo State is the leading news property that publishes breaking news, analysis, and research about the global biometrics market.


Biometrics Institute – independent membership organisation with offices in Sydney, Australia and London, UK. It provides an impartial international forum for biometric users and promotes the responsible use of biometrics. It has developed Privacy Guidelines for its members and has several expert and sector groups including the Biometric Vulnerability Assessment Expert Group (BVAEG), the Privacy Group, the Borders Group and the recently formed Digital Services Expert Group, who produce best-practice guiding information. It holds four biometrics conferences per year plus several training courses and networking functions. To date, it has 210 member organisations from around the world, represented by over 900 individuals.


Logo Crypto ID
Crypto ID – webportal dedicated to the importance of digital identification in order to improve processes, reduce costs, preserve natural resources and generate more efficient services to users, guaranteeing the privacy and security of the acts practiced in the electronic world.


FindBiometrics – industry resource that contains the latest daily news from the global biometric and identity management business community, a comprehensive vendor list, informative articles, interviews with industry leaders, exclusive videos, links to biometric associations and a calendar of the most important current industry news events and conferences. It has the mission of keeping the professionals connected, knowledgeable, and up-to-date on the latest identity management news.


National Information Technology Institute – ITI – Brazilian federal agency that has the mission of maintaining and executing the policies of the Brazilian Public Key Infrastructure – ICP-Brasil. ITI is the first authority in the digital certification chain.

Organization and Promotion




Biometrics HITech – To maximize the Brazilian identification technologies market through actions that contribute to the development of professionals and growing of companies in this sector.  This is the mission of Biometrics HITech.

Our portfolio is 100% focused on identification technologies. Through Biometrics HITech Portal and Biometrics HITech Summit, the only website and event in Brazil specialized in the topic, we share news and information about technologies and market news, support companies and professionals with technical knowledge and specialized services and foster business opportunities.



National Federation of Fingerprint and Human Identification Experts
– gathers the Brazilian State Fingerprint Experts Associations and represents the Fingerprint Experts’ of the whole country.


Institutional support

Brazilian Association of Digital Identification Technology Companies

Fingerprint Experts' Association of São Paulo State


Co-promoted by

National Federation of Fingerprint and Human Identification Experts

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