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AVIATION SECURITY AND FACILITATION POLICY (SFP) SECTION

MACHINE READABLE TRAVEL DOCUMENTS (MRTD)

EIGHTEENTH MEETING OF THE
TECHNICAL ADVISORY GROUP ON
MACHINE READABLE TRAVEL DOCUMENTS (TAG-MRTD/18)

ICAO Headquarters, Montréal, Canada
5 - 8 MAY 2008


 

General

The Eighteenth meeting of the Technical Advisory Group on Machine Readable Travel Documents (TAG-MRTD/18) was held at ICAO Headquarters, Montréal, Canada from 5 to 8 May 2008.

Documentation

Documentation will be posted in English only (pdf) as it becomes available.

Working Papers and related Presentations

# Working Papers
Presentations
Date
1
Report of the new Technologies Working Group (NTWG)
(Presented by New Technologies Working Group - NTWG)
22/04/08
2
Transliteration Rules (Arabic), Revised
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
3
Guidelines on e-MRTDs & Passenger Facilitation
(Presented by NTWG)
 
22/04/08
4
Guide for Assessing Security Standards for Handling and Issuance of Travel Documents
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
5
G8 Project on Use of e-Passports in Border Processing
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
6
Basic Access Control/Extended Access Control in e-Passports
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
7
TD-1 Cards: Placement of Essential Information, Revised
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
8
Guidance to Border Control Authorities on Handling ePassports that Fail to Read, (Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
9
Report on Test Methodology being developed for MRTDs and e-MRTDs
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
10
Application of Photo Standards in the e-MRTD Issuing Process
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
11
Informative Appendix 1 to Section III - Security Standards for MRTDs
(Presented by NTWG)
 
22/04/08
12
The Strategic Focus for Future Work of the NTWG
(Presented by NTWG)
22/04/08
13
UIMRTD Photos and Printing
(Presented by NTWG)
 
22/04/08
14
Technical Report CSCA Countersigning and Master List Issuance
(Presented by PKD Board)
 
22/04/08
15
ICAO Secretariat Business Plan and Strategy for the MRTD Programme
(Presented by ICAO Secretariat)
30/04/08
15
Appendix A
ICAO Business Plan    

Information Papers and related Presentations

# Information Papers
Presentation
Date
1
Logical Data Structure and Security Framework
(Presented by NTWG)
 
22/04/08
2
2007/08 ICAO request for information (RFI)
(Presented by NTWG)
 
22/04/08
3
Please see Appendix to "Guidance to Border Control Authorities on Handling ePassports that Fail to Read"
(Presented by NTWG)
 
22/04/08
4
ICAO PKD Update
(Presented by the ICAO PKD Board)
22/04/08
5
Regional Movement Alert System (RMAS) Update
(Presented by Australia)
 
22/04/08

Other Presentations

  1. Update and Outlook on European initiatives related to Documents and Border Control -
    European Commission
  2. SLTD Project - INTERPOL
  3. International Organization for Migration - IOM
  4. Travel Document Security, Action against Terrorism -
    Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)

More information regarding MRTDs may be found at www.mrtd.icao.int.


For additional information, please contact:

Mauricio Siciliano
Secretary of TAG
Phone: +1 514-954-8219, extension 7068,
Fax: +1 514-954-6408
Email: msiciliano@icao.int