Identity Standards & Architectures I

  •  TYPE: Track    START DATE: Thursday, May 16, 2019     START TIME: 11:00  
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For the effective and secure Identity management platform, using proper standards, protocols and architectures are necessary. With the Increasing number of regulations and compliance issues, standardization remains an important challenge. Various open and proprietary solutions exist for tackling different challenges within an enterprise. Therefore, it is important to choose the right standard for your company depending on the business model and the necessity. For example, Federated Identity management tries to solve the problem of handling digital identities between a number different trusted domains. Nevertheless, challenges such as implementation and compromised identities remain. 

This session will be dedicated to various identity standards and architectures as well as identity providers. 

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After attending this track you will be able to:

  • Describe the importance of identity standards.
  • Understand the importance of OpenID Connect self-certification.
  • Understand the differences between various open and proprietary solutions for solving IAM related challenges in a digital enterprise.
  • Describe User-Managed Access (UMA) and Identity Relationship Management (IRM).

You can get 2 CPEs for this track.


Establishing an European Digital Identity Network Based on Trust and Standards

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Time: 11:00-12:00

Establishing an European Digital Identity Network Based on Trust and Standards
Dr. Dirk Woywod, Verimi

Digital ID is a key control point in the digital economy. The barriers for registration and (strong) authentication of customers must be broken down so the best services will win. Currently hyper platforms dominate the ID market at the expense of user sovereignty. How can we return data sovereignty to the user and enable companies to create more innovative business models with a safe and fair usage of ID data? We need to create a European network for digital identities based on mutual trust...

As the World Turns: Real-World Identity Relationships Driving Data Decisioning
Eve Maler, ForgeRock

A massive new identity system-of-systems is emerging. Billions of previously isolated devices and cloud-native microservices are joining this digital ecosystem to serve organizations and individuals. In the meantime, many relationships in the real world can change in an instant, from device/user pairings and unpairings to business contract formations to marriages and divorces. Business decisions need to be made in near-real-time about everything: not just authorized access but consented...

The OpenID Connect Self-Certification Program

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Time: 12:00-13:00

The OpenID Connect Self-Certification Program
Hans Zandbelt, OpenID Foundation

The OpenID Foundation has created a test and self-certification program for OpenID Connect protocol implementations to stimulate interoperability, deployment and robustness of these implementations. This presentation provides an introduction into the OpenID Foundation and the OpenID Connect self-certification program and will cover the following topics: - what is the OpenID Foundation and how does it compare to other standardization organizations - what is OpenID Connect self-certification...

OAuth 2.0 Security Reinforced
Dr. Torsten Lodderstedt, AG

The OAuth working group recently decided to discourage use of the implicit grant. But that’s just the most prominent recommendation the working group is about to publish in the upcoming OAuth 2.0 Security Best Current Best Practice (, which will elevate OAuth security to the next level. The code flow shall be used with PKCE only and tokens should be sender constraint to just mention a few. Development of this enhanced...

Panel: Next Generation Authentication
Michael Schwartz, Gluu • Allan Foster, Chief Evangelist • Dr. Rolf Lindemann, Nok Nok Labs • Guido Mangiagalli, Visa

Guaranteeing maximum security while providing your users with a frictionless experience is a persistent challenge. The more we shift into the digital environment, the more it requires every business to pay critical attention to user experience as boosting customer satisfaction by providing better usability and accessibility in the interaction with every aspect of a product is crucial. This is where next-generation authentication comes into play, decreasing disparities between security and...

Munich, Germany


European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019

Registration fee:
€2100.00 $2625.00 S$3360.00 23100.00 kr
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Mr. Levent Kara
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  • May 14 - 17, 2019 Munich, Germany