Well I know that Louisville is the home of the slugger, bourbon and a smallish horse race but I had never been there. Another edition of our Faith and Community Based Violence Reduction Program brought me to this challenging city on the Ohio. Challenging as it is still one of the most segregated cities in […]
Just finished an intense week of meetings of the WEF, INTERPOL, and Bilats. Have not been to Singapore for over ten years, what a change. Reclaimed land, magnificent architecture both old and new and while they do have a lovely botanical garden the city is essentially a garden.
This was a really interesting panel with representatives from the IOM, ICAO and of course INTERPOL. The point I was trying to make on behalf of TechTrace and by extension, the World Customs Organization is that if identity is the foundation of everything then we need to track the identity of everything; people, products, services, and […]
TechTrace Advisory Board Member Khoo Boon Hui leads a panel on the future of policing in global cities at the Interpol World conference in Singapore. Lots of discussion of technology and big data but also the reality that the bad guys are adaptive as well. With more than 50% of the global population now in urban […]
Great to be back in Singapore to work with the World Economic Forum’s task force on cyber. The focus of this session is how to build capacity and resilience across the ecosystem in the era of hyper-connected digital economies and societies. The meeting was co-hosted with Interpol at their Global Complex For Innovation. Meeting was openned by […]
WCO IPM v2.0 – June 2017 (1) As Chair of the TechTrace Advisory Board, I was delighted to participate in a round of Industry Leader Focus Groups, June 13 through 15. These meetings were hosted by the World Customs Organization(WCO) at their offices in Bruxelles to strengthen and broaden the use of the IPM platform […]
Source: TechTrace takes on huge responsibility in countering Illicit Economy and Counterfeiting.
SEE Press Release from World Customs Organization IPM moves into a new phase 29 March 2017 The World Customs Organization (WCO) continues to see evidence that illicit trade in all its forms is growing exponentially. This poses a grave risk to our economies and societies and requires a concerted multi-stakeholder effort. The WCO believes that […]
Unfortunately the poppy lapel pin is not a tradition in Washington DC – so I dont have one this year to show my tradition support on this really important day. This is a photo I took a few years ago at the Tower Of London, where they had this striking and emotional tribute of one […]