New leadership for Kantara Initiative's Business Cases for Trusted Federations DG

Congratulations to Rainer Hoerbe on his election as Chair of Kantara Initiative’s Business Cases for Trusted Federations DG (DG-BCTF). The purpose of this discussion group is to identify and raise awareness of business cases around the deployment and adoption of federation models and systems – particularly the Trust Framework model. We look forward to Rainer’s more…

Trust Framework Model and IdM Summit – produced by Kantara Initiative and OIX

When: May 13, 2011, 9am-2pm Where: Dolce Ballhaus Forum, Andreas-Danzer-Weg, 85716 Unterschleißheim, Munich, Germany (at the European Identity Conference 2011). What: 2011 brings new opportunities for identity services in the enterprise & consumer markets. Gain state-of-identity insight through a series of presentations of common scenarios from diverse market leaders. Join us at this jointly produced more…

Identity Collaboration Day – notes now available

Thanks to all who attended the Identity Collaboration Day on February 14 in San Francisco. Most of the notes are available from the sessions online at the IIW wiki page – stay tuned for further submissions in the coming days.  Please direct questions to iiwnotes@gmail.com

Registration open for Kantara Initiative Meeting May 16-18, 2011 hosted by Fraunhofer FOKUS, Charlottenburg, Berlin

Registration is open for the Kantara Initiative meeting May 16-18, 2011.  Much thanks to Fraunhofer FOKUS who will host us at their Institute in Charlottenburg, Berlin. We invite you to join us at our 3-day event where Kantara’s Board of Trustees (BoT), Leadership Council (LC), Discussion Groups (DGs) and Working Groups (WGs) will convene. Take more…

Kantara Initiative & eCitizen Foundation announces kick-off of Patient ID Service (PIDS) pilot

Patient Identity Service Delivers Privacy-enhancing Patient Control of Health Information – putting the Patient at the Center of their own Health Care Using New Technologies Piscataway, NJ – March 1, 2011 – Kantara Initiative and the eCitizen Foundation are pleased to announce the kick-off of the Patient ID Service (PIDS) project. The PIDS project is more…