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NOV 30th KI Meeting – Gov-Industry Gaps in Requirements | Component Services IDPV&CM

Registration for the Nov 30 Kantara meeting is now open.  Please join us – space is limited. Join us for the Kantara Initiative Trusted Identity meeting hosted by Kantara Member Experian. Rationale: Attend this meeting to be part of innovative and leading expert discussions regarding Authentication policies and technologies, verification […]


Spotlight on Kevin Cox 1

Kevin Cox is a participant in the Kantara Initiative’s User-Managed Access (UMA) Work Group. His interest in User-Managed Access stems from a long experience in user interface design and the construction of information systems with a user focus. Kevin blogs at http://cscoxk.wordpress.com. The blog is subtitled “the implications of giving […]


Spotlight on Lucy Lynch 1

Lucy Lynch is the Secretary & Treasurer for Kantara Initiative. Lucy has been involved with Kantara since it’s inception in 2009. Lucy is Director of Trust and Identity Initiatives with the Internet Society (ISOC) and her role is to examine some of the major issues affecting the Internet and to […]


Spotlight on Colin Wallis 1

Colin Wallis is the Chair of Kantara Initiative’s eGovernment work group and serves as Leadership Council rep on the Board of Trustees.  Colin has been actively involved with the Initiative since it’s inception and was previously Chair for Liberty Alliance’s eGovernment group. Colin originally comes from New Zealand and is Authentication […]


Spotlight on Maciej Machulak

Maciej Machulak is the Vice-Chair of the User-Managed Access Work Group (UMA WG). He has been actively involved in the group since July 2009 and plays an important role in the protocol specification as well as its implementation. Maciej originally comes from Poland where he finished his MSc in Computing […]


A presentation on Authentication and Authorization in Finland

Hear how citizens and companies do business with the government in Finland. The audio and PDF slides details citizen authentication, attributes, identity providers and various levels of authentication and authorization. We are happy to share this special presentation deriving from the current work of Kantara Initiative’s eGovernment Work Group. Many […]


Massively Scalable Architecture Video Introduction

The massively scalable identity architecture starts with large systems at 50 million users and target extra-large systems at 500 millions. Its goal is to create a virtual identity infrastructure that make transparent and seamless to both users and developers its geographical distribution. It should not only support multiple devices, but […]


2 new reports from the Kantara Initiative Information Sharing Work Group (ISWG) 1

We’re happy to share two new reports created by Kantara Initiative’s Information Sharing Work Group (ISWG). The first report, The Information Sharing Report, is a Work Group Report of the Kantara Initiative’s Information Sharing Work Group based on a comprehensive literature review. Research and report by Mark Lizar, with contributions […]