Project : metiss
Section: Contracts and Grants with Industry
Initiatives funded by the European Commission
Projet BANCA (n° 1 01 C 0296 00 31331 00 5)
Participant : Frédéric Bimbot.
The BANCA project (Biometric Access Control for Networked and e-Commerce Applications) is a European IST project which started in February 2000.
The partners of the project were : Ibermatica, EPFL, UniS, UCL, Thales, l'IDIAP, BBVA, Oberthur et UC3M.
The project aimed at the design of a secure multi-modal system (using face and voice recognition) for the tele-working and e-banking. Metiss was the Work-Package manager for the research activities in speaker verification.
The project terminated successfully in May 2003.