What do you see as the most appropriate opportunity for incorporating biometrics into wearable technology?
Used by law enforcement and security officers to identify known or suspected criminals or terrorists
Used by consumers to authenticate payments made via a smart watch
Used to control access to personal data captured by wearable technology (e.g. location or activity)
What do you see as the most significant roadblock to incorporating biometrics into wearable technology?
Privacy concerns regarding access to biometric information stored on the cloud
Form factor of wearable devices don’t lend themselves to biometrics
Current biometrics are not appropriate for wearable devices
Cost of adding biometrics to wearable devices
Other (cited: legislation, public perception, no existing consumer applications, durability)
What do you see as the most appropriate biometric modality for wearable technology?
Brain wave patterns
What wearable formats are best suited for biometrics?
Glove or finger
Headbands, hats, underwear, shoes, necklaces or clothing