Mel Schantz has worked at Panasonic for 20 years. He is an experienced Technical Sales and Solutions Engineer with extensive experience in all stages of the product life cycle, from development through post-sales support. Mel currently manages the Sales and Product engineering team in the U.S. for the newly established Panasonic i-PRO Sensing Solutions Corporation of America. This team is Involved in testing, showcasing and helping the solution development team in Japan with the deployment of the facial recognition system.
ITIF hosted a conversation about the potential applications of facial recognition technology, industry best practices in the use of the technology, and policies that spur innovation and deployment while preserving privacy and security.