An innovation challenge to find the best
products and ideas in mobile authentication
The Emergent Authentication Challenge is looking for mobile security applications from all manner of technologies, including but not limited to:
  • Mobile/cell phones
  • Tablet computers
  • Handheld consoles
  • Portable media playing devices
  • Portable memory devices such as hard drives, solid state memory or USB sticks
  • GPS based technologies that allow access in certain locations
  • Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology
  • Near-Field Communication (NFC) devices
  • Cards or smart cards
  • Software e.g. apps or pre-installed software
The Emergent Authentication Challenge encourages a wide array of innovative technologies. Portable devices or programs that could be capable of mobile authentication are welcomed, as long as this meets our eligibility criteria. If you're not sure that your innovation qualifies, send an email to
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