Kantara Workshop

  • TYPE: Workshop DATE: May 14, 2013 TIME: 9:00-13:30
Pre-Conference Events

Bridges to Trusted Federations, Connecting Nations and Markets in a Big-Data Economy.



Kantara Workshop Agenda

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
09:00 - 09:05 Welcome
Joni Brennan, Executive Director, Kantara Initiative
09:05 - 09:15 A year in review for Trust Frameworks and federation
Joni Brennan, Executive Director, Kantara Initiative
09:15 - 10:00 Interoperability: SAML and OpenID Connect
John Bradley, OpenID Foundation, Kantara
Roland Hedberg, Senior Researcher, ICT Services and System Development (ITS), Umeå University
Nat Sakimura, Research Fellow, Nomura Research Institute
Colin Wallis, Standards Architect, Internal Affairs Dept, New Zealand Government
10:00 - 10:45 Policy, Strategy, Standards: A Federation’s triple interop! ISO, ITU-T, NIST
Noelle Humenick, Senior Manager, IEEE
Eliot Lear, Principal Engineer, Cisco Systems
Nat Sakimura, Research Fellow, Nomura Research Institute
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:45 Initiatives: EUSTIC and NSTIC vs FICAM and IDAP
Joni Brennan, Executive Director, Kantara Initiative
Matthew Trigg, IDAP Stds & Cert Lead, UK Cabinet Office
11:45 - 12:30 User Initiatives: User Managed Access and Information Sharing Label
Iain Henderson, Co-Founder, Mydex Community Interest Company
Nat Sakimura, Research Fellow, Nomura Research Institute
Colin Wallis, Standards Architect, Internal Affairs Dept, New Zealand Government
12:30 - 12:45 Open Q&A
12:45 - 13:00 Conclusion


John Bradley is an Identity Management subject matter expert and IT professional with a diverse background. Mr. Bradley has over 15 years experience in the information technology and identity management field. Mr. Bradley advises Government Agencies and commercial organizations on the policy and...

Noelle Humenick is Senior Manager, Professional Services at the IEEE Standards Association. Over the past 15 years she has helped to drive the growth of the IEEE-SA industry services platform, holding various strategic positions of increasing responsibility across the organization. Most...

Eliot Lear is a Principal Engineer at Cisco Systems in their Advanced Research team. Active in the industry since 1985, prior to joining Cisco Eliot was the Internet Architect at a large S&P 500 company. Eliot has designed large scale distributed management systems, and has worked on...

Joined the Civil Service from school in 1982 working at the RAF Personal Management Centre at Innsworth in Gloucester. Early roles included Cobol programming on pay applications before joining the Small Systems Group to initially implement new desk top systems in Clipper and then later designing...

Continuing Education Credits

After attending this block you will be able to:

  • Describe global trends in Trust Framework and Identity Federation initiatives
  • Identify recent breakthroughs and challenges in the Trusted Identity field
  • Understand and describe interoperability testing objectives for OpenID Connect and mechanisms to achieve the objectives
  • Describe the roles that policy making organizations play relative to Trust Framework Providers
  • Compare and contrast national and international Trusted Identity initiatives
  • Explain the core concepts and primary use cases of the User Managed Access (UMA) protocol
  • Explain the core concepts of the standardized Information Sharing Label project

Completion of the workshop qualifies for 4 Group Learning based CPEs.  

Prerequisites: None
Advance Preparation: None
Learning Level: Intermediate
Field: Computer Science

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