Kantara Workshop

  • TYPE: Workshop DATE: May 13, 2014 TIME: 09:00-13:00
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Industry Standards that are developed in an open and transparent forum are key to the advancement of technology and markets growth. Key to this progress is working to connect communities of interest to harmonize and optimize growth. The Kantara Initiative workshop will focus on innovation in both the public and private sectors. This workshop brings together leaders from around the world to share their unique perspectives and findings regarding Identity Management innovation and best practices. From an international perspective attendees will participate with leaders from Canada, Denmark, New Zealand, Sweden, UK, and US. From an innovation perspective we'll discuss the future of IdM towards Identity Relationship Management and Access Management 2.0 from a User Managed Access (UMA) approach that aligns with Life Management Platforms.

Hear from industry leaders on the latest in international approaches with real world use cases. Learn how varying countries are approaching using agile and trustworthy approaches to enhance and drive adoption and market growth of Identity and Access Management. Join us. Innovate and Trust.

Founded in 2009 as a non-profit organization, Kantara Initiative is a robust and open focal point for collaboration to address the issues we each share across the identity community. Kantara Initiative influences trans-formative innovation within Identity Management. Our Membership is broad with influential international business Members including: CA, Experian, ForgeRock, Symantec, and Verizon; and policy influential Members including Internet Society, NRI, Government of Canada. Kantara activities focus on requirement gathering for the development and operation of Trust Frameworks as well verification of actors within Trust Framework ecosystems. Kantara Initiative Accredits Assessors, Approves Credential Service Providers Services and Recognizes Service Components (Identity Proofing and Credential Management).



Allan Foster has helped build ForgeRock into a multinational identity software vendor with offices on four continents. Allan’s deep technical knowledge has been well used in all aspects of the business while at ForgeRock, with responsibilities in Support, Engineering, Product Management,...

Dr Maciej Machulak specializes in security, privacy and trust in the Cloud as well as in personal data management. He is the founder and CEO of Cloud Identity Limited where he works with his team on research and development of innovative identity management and privacy solutions that allow...

Michel is a world-renowned software developer, and a serial entrepreneur. He is the CEO and co-founder of Radiant Logic. In the IAM space, he is the co-inventor of the virtual directory category and context representation/semantics in Identity Management and Databases, holding multiples patents....

David Simonsen, born 1973 in Copenhagen. Manager of WAYF since it started as a research network project in 2005. Employed by the Danish government agency for Library and Media. 2010 member of the TERENA networking conference program committee 2009 - member of the...

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...

As Vice President of Security Solutions for CA Technologies, Michelle Waugh is responsible for go to market strategy, messaging and positioning, and marketing execution for CA’s Identity and Access Management (IAM) security solutions, including on premise and SaaS offerings. In her...

Continuing Education Credits

Continuing Education Credits

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

After attending this workshop you will be able to:

  • Explain what Identity Relationship Management is.
  • Describe the User Managed Access (UMA) proposal, its architecture, protocol and the trust model.
  • Describe the identity assurance initiatives that are underway in NewZealand, the UK and Denmark.
  • Describe the Open Stand & Trust Initiative
  • Explain how the Kantara Initiative Accredits Assessors, Approves Credential Service Providers Services and Recognizes Service Components.

This workshop qualifies for up to 4 Group Learning based CPEs depending on the number of sessions you attend.

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  • May 13, 2014 09:00-13:00

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