WorldReach Software

WorldReach Speaking at Connect:ID 2017 in Washington, DC

April 11, 2017

WorldReach Software is honoured to be co-presenting at connect:ID 2017 which will be held May 1-3, 2017 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. connect:ID’s three-day conference offers end users practical advice for today, examines current government policies, and provides thought-provoking insights into the future of identity technologies – including biometrics, secure credentials and mobile identity systems.

Gordon Wilson, WorldReach’s President, along with Hubert Laferrière, Director, Operations Planning and Performance, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will be speaking on Day 1, Monday, May 1st at 4:10 pm in the Facilitating Secure Travel Session on Target: Virtual Border – increasing both security & facilitation; Lessons learned from Canada’s FASTER-PrivBio Project.

This project funded by Defense Research and Development Canada, Centre for Security Science (DRDC CSSP) addresses key priorities: Streamlining border flows for millions of lower risk travellers (eTA/ESTA); leverages automated border investments and analytics/risk assessments; and enhances screening for persons of interest to help prevent terrorist travel.

If you are interested in hearing more about this innovative project or meeting with Gordon during this conference, please contact us directly. Additional details on the connect:ID 2017 conference can be found by visiting:


About WorldReach Software

WorldReach Software helps ensure traveller safety and security worldwide through its systems for both government consular organizations as well as individual travellers. WorldReach supplies consular, passport and eVisa/Electronic Travel Authorization software and fosters best practices used by more than 3000 daily users in over 950 sites, making it the leading company providing global consular software solutions for Foreign Affairs. Customers include government ministries and departments from Canada, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain, Ireland, Denmark, Anguilla, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands and the British Virgin Islands. For more information contact:

Press contact:

Shelley Bryen, WorldReach Software,   (613) 742-6482