John Dancu has served as President and CEO of IDology since 2005 and is recognized for his leading edge innovations in both the identity and fraud spaces. John has a widespread track record in advising customers, including many Fortune 500 companies, and pioneering industry collaboration initiatives. With John’s leadership, IDology has evolved into a recognized leader across multiple industries including alternative financial services, mobile payments, financial services, government and e-commerce for innovation and has become a leading voice coordinating the fight against fraud. John brings a wealth of expertise to audiences of all sizes. His reputation as an innovator has been driven by continual advancements to identity verification and fraud detection methodologies so much that corporations and government agencies seek out his advice on current trends. The fraud landscape is continually evolving and through IDology solutions, John has helped businesses reduce losses, improve processes and collaborate across industries with solutions that attack identity, location and activity-based fraud. In 2008, John was appointed to serve on the Internet Safety Technical Task Force led by Harvard’s Berkman Center to represent the age verification market. The Task Force was developed to examine the safety issues associated with minors in social networks. IDology’s expertise has also led to John appearing as the only age verification expert witness for the Department of Justice in its case against the ACLU defending the implementation of the Child Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).