IDEMIA invites MWC19 visitors to the ARENA Experience (February 25 – 28, 2019 in Barcelona)

IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announced that
it has created a once-in-a-lifetime experience for the Barcelona Mobile
World Congress 2019, the world’s largest mobile industry show.

COURBEVOIE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Have you ever dreamt of going to a live concert of your favorite band
without queuing for hours outside the venue? Can you imagine watching
your favorite soccer team from the stands while ordering refreshments
then paying using your face without waiting in line at half time?

Enter IDEMIA’s ARENA Experience and live through an event like never

At IDEMIA, we believe that even the strictest security measures must be
convenient and user-friendly. What people could only dream about not so
long ago is becoming reality thanks to our technologies.

Once you arrive on the IDEMIA booth, follow the guide across five
immersive areas to explore IDEMIA’s innovations:

  • Home – Digitalize all your transactions”:
    relax in your couch – your bank account is at your fingertips and
    securing your transactions has never been so simple. With the ARENA
    Experience app you can enroll with a quick selfie and fingerprint
    scan, securely add your credit card and the tickets to the show are
  • Home – Unleash the power of connectivity”:
    connectivity gives you a headstart! With eSIM technology, you can
    connect all your devices in mere minutes ౼ before you get off to the
    show. Welcome to a truly connected world.
  • Access – Breeze through the entrance”:
    get ready for the VIP treatment. From the parking lot to the security
    check, biometrics let’s you whiz past the crowd. And don’t worry, no
    one will tamper with that security camera above your head.
  • Timeout – Pick up refreshments faster
    than ever”
    : don’t miss a minute of the show. Cut the line with
    a wave of the hand or pay with a smile. Thirsty? With your smartphone
    you can prove your age in total privacy.
  • Backstage – Ensure everything runs
    : go behind the scenes and see how Artificial
    Intelligence, Cloud and advanced analytics create a smarter, always
    connected and safer place. New technologies simplify the ARENA
    experience, boost connectivity, optimize coverage and constantly adapt
    to meet the needs of the most demanding fans.

IDEMIA has placed trust, personal data privacy, and convenience at the
heart of its vision while underpinning its technology with the most
natural and authentic ID check there is, namely biometrics. This is what
we call Augmented Identity.

IDEMIA’s CEO Yann Delabrière said: “The Mobile World Congress is a
major event for our business and an excellent opportunity to present our
new technologies to our clients and partners so that we can identify
their needs and expectations. Nowadays, even an everyday experience such
as going to a live event can highlight how important everyone’s identity
really is in life. Against this backdrop, we bring to market a vast
array of innovations involving both the physical and digital space



Take a tour of our Arena Experience, Booth 6H30 – Hall 6

to experience the future first hand.


Our experts look forward to greeting you!


For more information:

Visit our virtual press room:

And follow us @IdemiaGroup on Twitter #MWC19



IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, provides a trusted
environment enabling citizens and consumers alike to perform their daily
critical activities (such as pay, connect, travel and vote), in the
physical as well as digital space.
Securing our identity has become
mission critical in the world we live in today. By standing for
Augmented Identity, an identity that ensures privacy and trust and
guarantees secure, authenticated and verifiable transactions, we
reinvent the way we think, produce, use and protect one of our greatest
assets – our identity – whether for individuals or for objects, whenever
and wherever security matters. We provide Augmented Identity for
international clients from Financial, Telecom, Identity, Public Security
and IoT sectors.
With close to $3 billion in revenues and 13,000
employees around the world, IDEMIA serves clients in 180 countries.

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