ePassports EAC Conformity & Interoperability Tests
Prague, September 7th - 12th 2008

José Manuel Ribeiro Dias

José Manuel Ribeiro Dias, Business Director at MULTICERT, a Portuguese company providing PKI related solutions for secure electronic communications and ID documents.

He has been working as a consultant for INCM (the Portuguese Print House) in the projects of the electronic Citizen Card and the Portuguese Electronic Passport since 2005.

Being the project manager in MULTICERT for the development of the Electronic Passport, he is working closely with INCM and the Portuguese Border Police to prepare the implementation of the new Extended Access Control (EAC) in the passport and at the border control. He is also a regular participant in the Article 6 Committee mandated Brussels Interoperability Group of the European Commission.