Publication date 04.04.2019

On 9—10 April 2019 the kick-off meeting of the face recognition focus group meeting within the Pruem New Generation framework took place in the Headquarters of the Federal Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Austria in Vienna. The Central Forensic Laboratory of the Police was represented by Maria Szumilas-Wiśniewska – an expert from the Document Examination and Audiovisual Techniques Department.

The first meeting of the working group was intended to identify the current situation in the EU Member States to start activities aiming at the creation of assumptions for regarding the Pruem NG data exchange. The discussions held within the working group were attended by the teams from Austria, Germany and Italy and the representatives from Spain, Portugal, Estonia and Poland.