SNAPI Update and Applications for Special Needs (RFID Europe 2009)

Dr John Gill, Former Chief Scientist
RNIB
United Kingdom
 
 

Speaker Biography (John Gill)

John Gill has worked for over 38 years in the area of scientific and technological research for people with disabilities. He holds various appointments in this field. He has visited 40 countries and written 250 publications. Former Chief scientist at the Royal National Institute of Blind People, John led the EU Saturn project on the use of smart cards by people with disabilities; one of the outcomes of this project was the standard for the coding of user requirements on smart cards. He is a member of British and European standards committees on smart cards, and he was a member of the National Smart Card Project.