Group Participation Agreement (GPA)

Thank you for your interest in participating in this Kantara Work / Discussion Group. Kantara Initiative encourages you to exploreĀ all its groupsĀ and actively participate in any that you believe your knowledge and expertise is best suited. Participation does not require you to hold Kantara membership. The Kantara Initiative is a global consortium improving the trustworthy use of identity and personal data through innovation, standardization and good practice. You can find information about membership benefitsĀ here. Please carefully review theĀ suite of policiesĀ that govern the processes and operations pertaining to this group, because by agreeing to this Group Participation Agreement (GPA) you are agreeing to be bound by these policies. Each group is governed by oneĀ Kantara IPR PolicyĀ from the options approved for use and included in theĀ suite of policiesĀ referred to above. In the form below, you will be asked to agree only to the one IPR policy under which the group is operating. Also, please note that theĀ suite of policiesĀ contains Kantara'sĀ Privacy PolicyĀ regarding data collection and usage. You are encouraged to read and understand it. Should you have any questions please contact theĀ Kantara staff. If you choose to participate in multiple groups you will need to complete a GPA for each group you join, noting that the IPR Policy may be different for each group. Please complete the GPA form below to start participating in Kantara groups. Should you have any questions please contact theĀ Kantara staff.
Use your organization email address if agreeing to participate on behalf of an organization, or your personal email address if agreeing to participate as an individual.
If your organization is a not a member of Kantara, you must use your personal email address.
Please enter the name of the Legal Entity entering into the Group Participation Agreement with Kantara. If you are agreeing on behalf of a company, please enter the company's legal name. If on behalf of yourself or when your organization is not a paid member of Kantara, please enter 'N/A'.
If this request is being made by an employee of an organization, you acknowledge that you have permission from your organization to execute this GPA. If the employer is a Kantara member organization, and the employee wants to join the Group but does not want to have their employer notified, then please sign the GPA as an Individual. If the organization is not a member of Kantara Initiative, you acknowledge that you are executing this GPA on behalf of yourself as an individual. If, after signing this GPA, your employment status changes you are required to sign a new GPA under your new employer or as an individual.
Kantara uses Legitimate Interest as the lawful basis for collecting and processing basic contact information to operate the GPA with you effectively. We would also like to keep you informed more generally about Kantara news and updates. We will not use or disclose this information for any other purpose than to fulfil those requirements unless required to by law. Please see our Privacy Statement. Click Yes, if you would like to receive Kantara news and updates via your email, or No if you do not wish to.