Biometric access control for athletic events [chapter]

Christos K. Dimitriadis, Despina Polemi
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing  
The confidence level of citizens, as far as the ability of the organizers to provide security is concerned, is a factor directly impacting their attendance in athletic events. This paper, proposes a system called BioAthletics that implements strong access control, enhancing the safety feeling of event spectators. BioAthletics integrates intelligent biometric access control systems and smart cards for authenticating participants. A pilot version of BioAthletics was deployed and tested in terms
more » ... d tested in terms oE acceptability, information security and performance. Please use the follm~ing,fonnat when citing this chapter:
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-39229-5_3 dblp:conf/i3e/DimitriadisP06 fatcat:dfiritlppzh7hp6snkrqfdukzy