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John Erik Setsaas VP of Identity and Innovation

Signicat AS


John Erik Setsaas is VP of Identity and Innovation at Signicat. He is responsible for ensuring that Signicat’s digital identity services are at the forefront of innovation, whilst solving the needs of customers, partners and end users. With over 20 years’ experience in identity—and over 30 years in software product development - John Erik is a pioneer in the identity space. Before joining Signicat, John Erik was Chief Development Architect for SAP Identity Management and taught ecommerce, identity services and security at Buskerud University College in Norway. He is also a board member of the EEMA, Europe’s leading digital identity think tank.

A seasoned speaker, John Erik has presented at international conferences including Money20/20, OIX, Trustech and World eID & Cybersecurity. 


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Consumer Identity World EU 2019

Oct 24, 2019
Authentication with Biometrics
Panel: The Future of Authentication
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Oct 24, 2019
Value & Security for the Connected Customer
Best Practise: The Role of Electronic Identity in Electronic Signatures
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Blockchain Enterprise Days 2019

Sep 18, 2019
Decentralized Identity & Digital Transformation II
Do People Really Want to Be in Charge of Their Identity?
Panel - Blockchain & Decentralized Identity for Digital Enterprise
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Digital Finance World 2019

Sep 19, 2019
Identity and Strong Authentication
Federated eID as a Value Driver in the Banking Sector
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European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019

May 16, 2019
Decentralized Identity
Do People Really Want to Be in Charge of Their Identity?
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Consumer Identity World EUROPE 2018

Oct 31, 2018
New Regulations and the Next Steps
Client Onboarding and the Future Role of eIDAS
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European Identity & Cloud Conference 2018

May 17, 2018
PSD2; OAuth
Behavioral Biometrics to adress the PSD2/SCA Requirements
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Digital Finance World 2018

Feb 28, 2018
Blockchain and Identity Challenges
A Blockchain Reality Check - Why Blockchain May Not Be the Answer to the Identity Challenges
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Consumer Identity World Europe 2017

Nov 28, 2017
CIAM Innovation
Panel: Innovation, Agility, Usability: Getting the most out of your CIAM Strategy
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European Identity & Cloud Conference 2017

May 11, 2017
Online Identity Verification
AML & PSD2 Compliant Online Identification: Which Methods will Survive?
Artificial Intelligence: How can it Help Financial Institutions and Insurances to Securely Know their Customers?
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Digital Finance World 2017

Mar 01, 2017
Combined Session
Client Onboarding and the Future Role of eIDAS
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Mar 01, 2017
Combined Session
The Future of Identity in the Finance Industry
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Mar 02, 2017
Combined Session
Turning the Open API Requirement into a Business Driver: How Banks can Monetize on Identity Data
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