As universities look to improve their students’ on-and off-campus experience, they are finding that they need to simplify the management of a single student’s information (e.g., secure identification, door and building access, on-campus vending machines, banking needs, etc.). As a result, many higher education institutions are exploring single, contactless card systems that would replace less secure magnetic stripe (“magstripe”) or barcode IDs but they often find they need help in identifying the best solution that will grow with the needs of their students over time.
During this webinar, Nils Wahlander, HID’s Senior Product Marketing Manager and industry expert, provided key information on making the switch from magnetic stripe cards to a single, contactless card solution. Register now and discover how to:
Nils Wahlander is a Senior Product Marketing Manager for HID Global’s Secure Issuance business. In this role, Nils is responsible for coordinating the company's product roadmap and business strategy for card personalization software as it relates to secure identity solutions. As a veteran of the Secure Issuance industry, Nils has held various engineering and marketing positions during his eight years with HID Global. Mr. Wahlander received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Mississippi State University and an MBA from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.
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