Yearly Archives: 2011

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Congratulations on re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative's Leadership Council

Kantara Initiative and the community would like to thank John Bradley as Chair for his hard work and leadership over the past year in spearheading the work of the Leadership Council alongside Pete Palmer and Lara Zimberoff.  John will be missed, although we’re glad to continue working closely with him […]

Announcing re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s eGovernment Work Group

Please join us in congratulating re-elected leadership of Kantara Initiative’s eGovernment Work Group Rainer Hoerbe, Chairman Colin Wallis, Vice Chairman Keith Uber, Secretary The eGovernment Work Group is responsible for: Facilitating collaboration and discussion among Kantara members with an interest in eGovernment identity management applications and services Acting as a […]

Announcing re-election for Kantara Initiative’s Federation Interoperability Work Group

Please join us in congratulating re-elected leadership of Kantara Initiative’s Federation Interoperability Work Group John Bradley will serve as the group Co-chair for another one-year term.  John is also joined by Co-chair Bob Morgan of University of Washington who has been active for numerous years. The Federation Interoperability Work Group […]

Kantara Initiative grants Accreditation to Deloitte & Touche LLP, and, eValid8, and Approves Verizons Universal Identity Service at LoA3

Dec. 5, 2011 Piscataway, NJ – Kantara Initiative announces the accreditation of two assessors, Deloitte & Touche LLP [1] and eValid8 [2], who are now qualified to perform assessments for the Kantara Identity Assurance Framework for both the Identity Credential and Access Management (ICAM) and non-ICAM Trust Frameworks. Additionally, Kantara […]

Kantara Initiative News Round-Up: November 2011

Catch up on recent Kantara Initiative updates and activities: Spotlight on Leif Johansson Announcing re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s Identity Assurance Work Group Announcing re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s Information Sharing Work Group New leadership for Kantara Initiative’s Attribute Management Discussion Group Kantara Initiative – the […]

Spotlight on Leif Johansson

Leif Johansson is the Chair of the Kantara Initiative Assurance Review Board and sits on Kantara Initiative Assurance Review Board Kantara’s Interoperability Review Board. He is also the co-chair of the IETF ABFAB working group, a member of Internet2 MACE & Terena ECAM. He is the SUNET contact for the […]

Announcing re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s Identity Assurance Work Group

Please join us in congratulating re-elected leadership of Kantara Initiative’s Identity Assurance Work Group. Myisha Frazier-McElveen, Truestone – Chair Rich Furr, Safe BioPharma – Co-chair The Identity Assurance Work Group  was formed within the Kantara Initiative to foster the adoption of trusted on-line identity services. To advance this goal, the […]

Announcing re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s Information Sharing Work Group

Please join us in congratulating re-elected leadership of Kantara Initiative’s Information Sharing Work Group. Joe Andieu – Co-chair Judi Clark – Secretary Iain Henderson – Co-chair The goal of this working group is to identify and document the use cases and scenarios that illustrate the various sub-sets of user driven […]

New leadership for Kantara Initiative's Attribute Management Discussion Group

Kantara Initiative is pleased to announce leadership of the Attribute Management Discussion Group (AMDG). Sal D’Agostino (IDmachines) – Chair Keith Hazelton (University of Wisconson – Madison) – Vice-chair Heather Flanagan (Internet2) – Secretary Please join in welcoming Sal, Keith & Heather – we look forward to the efforts and new […]