2016 Orlando, Florida, USA

The 50th Anniversary of the
International Carnahan Conference
on Security Technology

was held 24-27 October 2016.


Conference Program

Conference Presentations:

Dr. Arun Ross presentation: Human Recognition Using Biometrics: Past, Present, Future

Dr. Keith Harman presentation: Outdoor Perimeter Security: Past, Present, Future

Dr. Gordon Thomas keynote: Security Technology – 50 Years On


Author Instructions

Author’s Rights to Post FAQ

IEEE Copyright Form

Rosen Plaza Hotel

“50 Years of Security Technology” Banquet

held at the hotel with Special Entertainment by Nathan Coe Marsh

Orlando Area Map

General Announcement  – Details for the conference

Conference Announcement Presentation from 2015

Carnahan Cup Golf Tournament

When:  Monday, October 24.  It will be held at the Orange County National Golf Center, 16301 Phil Ritson Way, Winter Garden, Florida.  We will play the “Crooked Cat” course.  Group Rates:  Greens fees of $69 includes electric cart  and unlimited practice range balls.  Bring your golf clubs or rent clubs for $49.  First tee time is at 9:18am.  All fees paid at the course pro shop and credit cards are accepted.  Lunch will be at the clubhouse, and there are fixed menu options for $12, or order ala carte.  The golf course is about 30 minutes from the hotel.  For more information or to inquire about transportation, contact the conference General Chairman Rick Lazarick at ricklazarick@gmail.com.

The Carnahan Cup was won by Dr. Bill Claycomb, and the Women’s Cup was won, once again, by Ms. Marilli Bilbao of Madrid, Spain.

Accompanying Persons Program

On Tuesday and Wednesday, October 25 & 26, there will be fun activities planned and coordinated for individuals not attending the technical sessions.  Depending upon the level of participation, specific arrangements for transportation will be determined later.  The costs associated with these activities will be shared by the participants.  Plans may change depending on participation.

Tuesday a visit is planned to Winter Park, Florida.  The activities there include a one-hour scenic boat ride on several connected lakes, lunch downtown at Park Place, and a tour of Leu Gardens(The approximate cost for Tuesday is $40 [including lunch] + possible share of transportation cost).

On Wednesday, options are being considered, and include outlet stores shopping.

Discount tickets to major Orlando tourist attractions are available, including the theme parks.

All those interested in participating, one day or both, please contact both Nickie Lazarick (nlazarick@hotmail.com) and Rick Lazarick (ricklazarick@gmail.com).

ICCST 2016 Sponsors


FLIR Systems, Inc.


Riscure, Inc.

Morpho Detection

Adacel Systems, Inc.


Special Events

Odhner Holographics is sponsoring a special demonstration of their sensor products.  More information.

Adacel Systems, Inc. is sponsoring a special demonstration and simulations facilities tour at their company offices.  More information.

In Cooperation With

Sandia National Laboratories

Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute