Robert Eckel is a board member at the International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA) where he serves as director. He is also president and CEO of Aware, a biometrics company working on privacy and identity ownership.

As businesses become increasingly automated and more industrial internet of things (IIoT) devices come online, securing these devices becomes increasingly important.

On episode 28 of Supply Chain Next, Richard Donaldson talks with Bob Eckel about the many applications for biometrics in supply chain, controlling individual access through biometrics, and navigating the privacy issues this creates.

Listen to the podcast below or watch the video version on YouTube.