Optical Document Security Conference highlights innovation in protection regimes

New ways in which to identify fake security devices on banknotes, passports and other secured documents will be at the heart of the Optical Document Security Conference for central banks, ID issuers and authorities, banknote and ID printers/integrators and secure document...
Posted On 06 Jan 2020
Dr Paul Dunn

New chairman and Board appointed by International Hologram Manufacturers Association

The International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA), which represents the global hologram industry, has appointed a new chairman and Board. Opsec’s Dr Paul Dunn comes in to lead the IHMA as the organisation continues to promote the advantages of holographic technology,...
Posted On 03 Jan 2019

New generation banknote security hologram from Surys wins prestige Innovation Award

A new generation high security hologram designed for use on banknotes and within ID documents has won an Innovation in Holographic Technology Award at the Excellence in Holography Awards 2018. Surys’ Spectreod scooped the accolade for its advanced usage of phase-shifting...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018
Joanne Ogden

New-look Board for IHMA as security trade body marks 25th Anniversary in 2018

The International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) has announced a new-look Board as the organisation marks its 25th Anniversary in 2018. The move comes as the global trade body presides over the increased integration of holography alongside other authentication and...
Posted On 23 Jan 2018