OpenID Foundation Workshop

Insight and Influence on Important Internet Identity Standards

  • TYPE: Workshop DATE: May 14, 2019 TIME: 09:00 - 13:00
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OpenID Foundation Workshops provide insight and influence on important Internet identity standards. The workshops provide updates on the work happening within OpenID Foundation working groups as well as updates on the OpenID Certification Program.

Leading technologists from Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Yubico, Verizon and others will update key issues and discuss how they help meet social, enterprise and government Internet identity challenges.

  • Welcome & Introduction: Don Thibeau – OpenID Foundation
  • OpenID Certification Program Update: Mike Jones – Microsoft and Hans Zandbelt – Zmartzone
  • Financial Grade API (FAPI) Certification Update & Open Banking UK Status – Joseph Heenan
  • OpenID Connect: Mike Jones – Microsoft
  • OpenID Connect Federation: Roland Hedberg – Catalogix
  • Identity Assurance Draft Update: Dr. Torsten Lodderstedt –
  • Enhanced Authentication Protocol (EAP): Mike Jones – Microsoft
  • Financial-Grade API (FAPI): Nat Sakimura – NRI & OpenID Foundation Chairman
  • HEART (Health Relationship Trust Profile): Eve Maler - ForgeRock
  • iGov (International Government Assurance Profile): John Bradley - Yubico
  • MODRNA (Mobile OpenID Connect Profile): Bjorn Hjelm – Verizon
  • Research & Education: Roland Hedberg – Catalogix



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...

Roland Hedberg is an independent consultant. Roland has worked in the Research&Education community since 1987. Starting with RARE WG3 and X.500. From 1993 to 2000 did some work in the IETF chiefly with LDAP standardisation. Early 2000 (2003-4) he wrote an implementation of SAML2 in...

Joseph Heenan is the CTO at, a growing identity & security startup based at level39 (London). Joseph is an active member/contributor to many OpenID Foundation working groups, including the FAPI group that defined the security profile used in the UK OpenBanking...

Bjorn Hjelm is a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff in Verizon Corporate Technology organization with over 20 years of experience in network planning, architecture, and implementation of advanced communication systems. He is currently involved in various Mobile Identity projects as well as...

Dr.-Ing. Torsten Lodderstedt is CTO of, a startup building an identity scheme for banks and their customers. Before joining, he served for a decade in different roles at Deutsche Telekom’s identity team, building and operating large-scale consumer identity services. In his...

Don is President and Chairman of the Open Identity Exchange (OIX) a non-profit organization of leaders from competing sectors, including enterprise, data services, telecommunications, consulting services, SaaS, banking, retail and government. OIX is helping to build solutions to roadblocks for...

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  • May 14, 2019 09:00 - 13:00 Munich, Germany

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