Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity is a bi-monthly specialist magazine for and by users, developers and suppliers in the field of security documents, security printing, banknotes and identity management.

Experts from all over the world offer a unique source of information and insight. It features insights into the latest trends in areas such as biometrics,
e-passports, security printing and banknotes.

This portal contains pdf articles from previously printed issues.

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 42
Fighting crime in Africa by Isabel Baltazar, Tom Kinneging and Fons Knopjes

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 42
Optiks™: past, present and future by Malcom Knight

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
The biometric sea by Julian Ashbourn

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
ICAO Public Key Directory by Roman Vanek

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
Innovation drives hologram document protection by Ian Lancaster

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Looking back and ahead by Julian Ashbourn

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Biometrics in the cloud by Ravi Das

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Protecting vulnerable document elements by Nick Nugent

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
Image production for identity documents by Denny Warwick & Greg Staler

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
Transliteration of Arabic in MRTDs by Mike Ellis

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
Defining ID cards with ISO/IEC 24789 by Brian Beech & Gene Meier

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
Security in diversity by Douwe Brongers

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
Impostors - Identity fraud without alterations by Charles Stevens

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 37
Protecting intellectual property by Dr Glenn Wood

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue37
Multimodal biometric systems by Ravi Das

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
Document security with laser color personalisation by Anke Abendroth & Dirk Schlecker

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 35
Are we really ready to go 'e' with our identification? by Diana Ombelli

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 35
Smart card middleware technology by Markus Hoffmeister & Klaus Schmeh

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 34
Secure document verification by Andreas Rach

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 33
Secure document verification - part 2 by Jan Grijpink

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 33
Interoperability of IAS systems by Timothy M. Jurgensen

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 33
Renaissance of intaglio by Volker Lohweg

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
Safe and reliable use of biometrics by Jan Grijpink

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
How global currencies continue to bank on its benefits by Ian Lancaster

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
Strengthening China’s Border Management by Kieran Best

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
The African Capacity Building Center by Sean Burke

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
The ICAO PKD by Markus Hartmann & Stephan Körting

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
ID Ecosystems by Rob Haslam

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Disruptive technologies in personal identification by Patric Guthmann

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Authentication technique composite substrates by Takaharu Kobayashi & Tsuyoshi Uematsu

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
Biocryptography - part 2 by Ravi Das

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
Residence documents in the European Union by Ronald Belser

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
Biocryptography - part 1 by Ravi Das

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 37
The Egyptian machine readable passport and ID card by Dr Ahmed Mahmoud Yosri Ahmed

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
Bonding solutions in e-Passports by Erwin Herzog

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 34
Errors in travel documents - part 3 by John Mercer

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 34
The Angola National ID Card by Uwe Ludwig

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 34
Security features in composite material by Rainer Rettig

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 34
The replication of biophotonic structures by Matthias Kolle & Ullrich Steiner

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 33
Biometrics in travel and identity documents by James R. Hesse & Charlie Stevens

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 33
A new anti-counterfeiting technology by Tsuyoshi Uematsu & Naoko Fujisawa

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
Breeder and supporting documents by Diana Ombelli & Fons Knopjes

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
Biometrics versus ID–cards by Clemens Willemsen

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
ICAO Civil Aviation and MRTD Standards by Roderick Heitmeyer

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
Chinese ID cards by Jiangheng Lin

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
Using the past to chart the future by Barry Kefauver

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
E-passports in border processing by Stéphanie Brodeur & Nicoletta Bouwman

Keesing Identity Management 2013
Electronic security features by Tom Kinneging

Keesing Identity Management 2013
Dutch Immigration and Naturalisation Service by Ronald Belser & Arnoud van Zuijlen

Keesing Identity Management 2013
Legislation governing civil status by Christine Bidaud-Garon

Keesing Identity Management 2013
The Colombian Identification System by Alexandre Martins

Keesing Identity Management 2013
Overview of identity documents in ciculation in China by Xiaoqiang Tan & Alison Liu

Keesing Identity Management 2013
Being First - A Tragedy of Errors by Tim Merchant

Keesing Identity Management 2013
Palmprint authentication system by Professor David Zhang

Keesing Identity Management 2013
The International Identity Foundation by Julian Ashbourn

Keesing Identity Management 2013
Identity fraud puts principle of trust under pressure by Fons Knopjes

Keesing Identity Management 2012
Human beings- amazing and unpredictable individuals by Sjef Broekhaar & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2012
Identity verification by Ross Greenwood

Keesing Identity Management 2012
Global identity policies and technology by Edgar A. Whitley & Gus Hosein

Keesing Identity Management 2012
Civil-status registers and population registers by René de Groot

Keesing Identity Management 2012
Renewing the very foundation of identity management by Urs Bürge

Keesing Identity Management 2012
Identity documents by Jianghang Lin & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2012
More than meets the eye by Jianghang Lin & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2012
Civil registration and vital statistics in Asia-Pacific by Andrés Montes & Jan Smit

Keesing Identity Management 2011
The unique human being by Jianghang Lin & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2011
Identity management systems by Jianghang Lin & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2011
Birth registration: a first step to identity by Sjef Broekhaar & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2011
Identity and identity documents by Sjef Broekhaar & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2011
Results ICAO April 2010 deadline by Sjef Broekhaar & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2011
How to manage identities and documents by Sjef Broekhaar & Raymond Wong

Keesing Identity Management 2011
ID Governance by Ineke Ruiter

Keesing Identity Management 2011
An expert’s view on identity management by Ineke Ruiter

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 42
Seeing eye to eye on iris recognition part 2 by Ravi Das

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 42
The innovative optical technology Spark® by Pandelis Papadimitriou

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 42
New application makes life easier by Thomas Löer

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
OpalPrint by André Arsenault

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
Seeing eye to eye on iris recognition part 1 by Ravi Das

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
Current aspects in machine authentication of security documents by Dr Ulrich Schneider & Dr Uwe Seidel

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Spotting the differences by Hans de Heij

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Useful identity device or horror tool? by Klaus Schmeh

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
Secure colour personalisation by Dr. Oliver Muth

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
Optical effect of novel structural coulor OVD by Akira Nagano

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
Palm vein authentication systems and its applications by Takashi Shinzaki

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
Micro-optics technology for ID applications by Scott Palm

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
A new dimension in photoprotection by Ivo Schönenberger

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 37
Facial recognition technologies by Arnoud van Zuijlen

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
Innovation in Optically Variable Devices by Robert Smith

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
High Security Identification Documents by Nick Nugent

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 35
E-Passports and automated border crossing by Antonia Rana

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 35
Laser stamps on anti-counterfeiting paper by Tomasz Golinski

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 35
Multicoloured, 3D floating images by Douglas Dunn & Martin Kenner

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 35
Digital security in printed documents by Shigeo Nishimura

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 34
Disruptive technologies in security printing by Michael Chamberlain & David Pizzanelli

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
Hand veins secure personal access by Ben Spaanenburg & Suleyman Malki

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
Composite meterials, evolution in ID’s by Rainer Rettig

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
Introducing the PACE solution by Dr. Jens Bender & Dr. Dennis Kügler

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
Data windows by Jörg Fischer

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
Transparent windows by Teemu Pohjola

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
Strategic goals regarding travel documents by Christopher Hornek

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 38
An introduction to the biometrics constitution by Julian Ashbourn

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
The story of standardisation by Charles Chatwin

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
situation Dutch Passport Act by Max Snijder & Jan Grijpink

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
Interpol's FHT/CSDB by Jamil Darwish

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
Tenders by Diana Ombelli & Fons Knopjes

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 42
Hype or trend? by Alex van Duuren

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 42
Meeting the Olympic challenge by Tony Smith

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 41
Forensic documentology by Monica R. Peralta

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
New initiative to support document examination by Sjef Broekhaar & Fumiko Nagano

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 39
Selection of biometric electoral enrolment systems by Ronald Chu

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 37
Overlay innovations by Simon Jarvis

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 37
The new German ID card: one year on by Thomas Löer

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2012 issue 37
The golden harmony of Fibonacci by Anton Bleikolm

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 36
Designing better banknotes by Andrea Firth & Erik Balodis

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 33
Key elements in banknote design - part 2 by Hans de Heij

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
Key elements in banknote design - part 1 by Hans de Heij

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
Identical IDs by Nick Nugent

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
The Czech Republic e-passport by Urs Fawer

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2013 issue 40
The Chinese e-Passport project by Xiaoqiang Tan & Alison Liu

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 35
Hans de Heij: "Banknote design for retailers and public" bookreview by Douwe Brongers

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2011 issue 34
A rapid response for a safer world by Ralph Markert

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 32
Co–operation and capacity building by Christopher Hornek, Ben Hiller & Dimitar Dimitrov

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2010 issue 31
The New Zealand e-Passport by David Philp

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
39 myths about e-passports by Mike Ellis

Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity - 2009 issue 30
Migration management by Stephen Price– Francis

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