The European Identity Conference 2009 (EIC) will take place from May 5-8, 2009, in Munich. Now in its third year, Kuppinger Cole´s flagship event is the place to meet with thought leaders, experts and decision makers to learn about, discuss and shape the market in most significant technology topics such as Identity Management, Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) and Cloud Computing. With its world class list of speakers, a unique mix of best practice presentations, panel discussions, thought leadership statements and analyst views, EIC has become an absolute must-attend event for enterprise IT leaders from all over Europe.

Hot Topics

  • Integrated Enterprise / IT Risk Management
  • Enterprise Role Management
  • GRC Platforms & Strategies
  • Authorization Strategies & Management
  • Cloud Computing Security
  • Enterprise SOA, Identities & Security
  • Strong & Versatile Authentication
  • Identity Driven Information Protection
  • User Centric Identity & Identity Federation
  • Achieving Privacy Compliance
  • User Provisioning & Deprovisioning Trends

Creating opportunities, spending less - that is the "Leitmotiv" for EIC 2009: INCREASING BUSINESS VALUE - CUTTING COSTS - GAINING GREATER EFFICIENCIES.

More than 120 speakers in 4 parallel session streams  will share their knowledge with 500+ delegates, including:

John Asien, Vice President of Product Management, Oracle Corporation, Kim Cameron, Head of Identity Management, Microsoft, Prof. Dr. David Chadwick, University of Kent, Sabine Erlinghagen, Vice President & General Manager Identity Management & Biometrics, Siemens IT Solutions and Services, Prof. Dr. Rob Fijneman, EMA Partner in Charge, IT Advisory, KPMG, Keith Grayson, Business Development Manager EMEA, SAP, Prof. Dr. Audun Josang, Queensland University of Technology, and Oslo University, Dave Kearns, Network World, Berthold Kerl, Managing Director, Head of IT Security Governance, Deutsche Bank AG, MinRat Dr. Oswald Kessler, Chief of Support Unit ZFR, Ministry of the Interior, Austria, Dale Olds, Distinguished Engineer, Novell, Darran Rolls, Chief Technology Officer, Sailpoint, Kristin Lovejoy, Director Governance, Risk, Compliance & Security Strategy, IBM, Eve Maler, Principal Engineer, Sun Microsystems, James McGovern, Enterprise Architect, The Hartford Financial Services Group, Eckhard Völcker, CEO, Völcker Informatik, Marina Walser, Director Business Development - Identity & Security Management, Novell Europe Middle East & Africa (EMEA) and many more.

Visit the EIC online agenda and speakers list under for an up-to-date-overview.

As a journalist we would like to invite you to register for free accreditation at EIC under We will send you a list of media contacts for all participating companies so that you can set up individual briefings directly.

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