Secretariat: ANSICommittee Manager:
Chairperson (until end 2024):Mr Patrick Grother
ISO Technical Programme Manager [TPM]:ISO Editorial Manager [EM]:
- Creation date: 2002
Standardization of generic biometric technologies pertaining to human beings to support interoperability and data interchange among applications and systems. Generic human biometric standards include: common file frameworks; biometric application programming interfaces; biometric data interchange formats; related biometric profiles; application of evaluation criteria to biometric technologies; methodologies for performance testing and reporting and cross jurisdictional and societal aspects. Excluded is the work in ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 17 to apply biometric technologies to cards and personal identif ication.
Excluded is the work in ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 for biometric data protections techniques, biometric security testing, evaluations and evaluations methodologies.
This committee contributes with 152 standards to the following Sustainable Development Goals: