Mauricio Siciliano ICAO OACI Consultant

Traveller Identification, Travel Documents, Border Control, ICAO Security and Facilitation

+1 (514) 660 6051



  • Proven ability and experience in advising governments in the development and implementation of MRP/MRTD and ePassport projects
  • Identification management
  • Traveller identification and processing
  • Airport processes
  • Border control, anti-crime and counter-terrorism issues
  • KYO compliance
  • Identity infrastructure assessment
  • Identity fraud and forgery prevention
  • ICAO Traveller Identification Programme (ICAO TRIP) and Facilitation matters


Consulting services to assist:

Governments establish and implement strategies, programmes and projects to enhance identification management, border control, security, facilitation, international regulatory compliance.

International Organizations implement projects, establish and enhance relationship and cooperation agreements among State members, with other international and regional organizations.

Private Sector understand government concerns and requirements; develop, improve and deploy products and services; and assist building strategic and effective partnerships with international organizations and other private entities.

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Contact me

Mauricio Siciliano Phone:  +1 (514) 660 6051
Skype: mauricio.siciliano
Linkedin: Mauricio Siciliano 


Presentations made around the world on Traveller Identification and other related matters.

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Work Experience


  •  2016/ -
    President, Seamless International Consulting, Inc. Adviced governements, UNPD and private sector on ePassport and identification management issues.
  • 2014/2015
    Chief, Facilitation (FAL) Section, International Civil Aviation Organization – ICAO (Montreal, Canada) 
  • 2007/2015
    Editor-In-Chief - ICAO Traveller Identification Programme Report (Magazine)  - ICAO 
  • 2006/2014
    Traveller Identification Programme
    (ICAO TRIP) Officer - ICAO
  • 2002/2005
    Traveller Identification Programme
    (ICAO TRIP) Consultant
  • 1995/2002
    President, General Manager
    Alcance, Inc. (Indiana, USA)  
  • 1999/2002
    Associate Consultant/Lawyer
    Torres, Plaz & Araujo - Tpa
    (Law Firm – Caracas Venezuela)       

Teaching & Training Experience


  • 2002/2014
    Training and Workshops
    on ICAO TRIP worldwide   
  • 2007/2014
    Lecturer Responsible of the
    Course Air & Space Policy and Law
    Université de Montréal, École Polytechnique
    (Montreal, Canada)      
  • 2008/2014
    Instructor Of Air Policy & Law
    AMPAP Programme – ICAO, ACI, Aviation Strategies International (ASI)
    (Several Locations) 

Studies & Languages


Master in Business Administration (MBA)
Université de Sherbrooke, Montreal, Canada 

Master In Air & Space Law (LL.M.)  
McGill University, Institute Of Air & Space Law, Montreal, Canada

 Diploma in Space Sciences
International Space University (ISU), Kitakyushu, Japan

Bachelor in Law/Lawyer (BCL)
Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, Caracas, Venezuela  


English – Speak fluently and read/write with high proficiency
French – Speak fluently and read/write with high proficiency
Spanish - Mother tongue
Italian – Speak fluently