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GSN May 2016 Digital Edition Technology Spotlight Congratulations to HID Global and DLRS Group for winning “ID Document of the Year Award” for producing and designing new Irish Passport card, first of its kind in Europe DUBLIN, Ireland and AUSTIN, Texas, May 10, 2016 – DLRS Group, Ireland’s leading security printer and HID Global ® , a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced that the new Irish Passport Card has won the Regional Best ID Document of the Year Award 2016 by Reconnaissance International at this year’s High Security Printing Conference in Bucharest, Romania. The programme’s prime contractor DLRS Group joined forces with HID Global, Absolute Graphics, and Purple Pod to design and produce Europe’s first passport card, which has been in circulation since October, 2015. The award was presented to Ireland’ Passport Service Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The award was accepted by Austin Gormley, Director of Passport Services, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Ireland as well as David O’Connor of DLRS. READ FULL STORY ON PAGE 16 Proud Sponsor of the Government Security News 2016 Airport, Seaport, Border Security Awards Program 2

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