Jean-Christophe Fondeur


Jean-Christophe  Fondeur

Speaker Bio

Jean-Christophe Fondeur, is the Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of IDEMIA and therefore responsible for IDEMIA’s technological innovations with a specific focus on artificial intelligence and cloud architecture.

In his former position, Jean-Christophe led Morpho’s activities in algorithm research, and was involved in the company’s biometric advances over the last 20 years, including the development of digital fingerprinting and face recognition algorithms, multi-biometric systems for the crossing of frontiers and scalable architecture design for very large biometric systems used by the FBI and UID (Unique Identification Authority) in India.  He has also created over a dozen patents in the field of biometrics and is a senior member of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers).  He holds engineering degrees from l’Ecole Polytechnique and Telecom ParisTech and is a frequent speaker at scientific conferences around the world.