[KI-LC] Kantara Members Across the World (map)

Ken Dagg kendaggtbs at gmail.com
Thu Oct 22 12:44:05 UTC 2020


Understood.

I was thinking off allowing members that are geographically close to each
other (now known because of the map) to maybe connect. But I understand the
load on staff being an issue.

Ken


On Thu, Oct 22, 2020 at 8:38 AM Colin Wallis Kantara <
colin at kantarainitiative.org> wrote:

> Thanks Ken
>
> The plan was to have no more personal info than currently shown on the
> members web page except to extend to a country. The current members page
> does not have email addresses... just a name and logo (if an organization).
>
> Staff felt that moving in that direction really does introduce way more
> privacy issues than simply a name in a country and very high level location
> within the country.
>
> Even this very basic map (not a much richer info filled Google map option)
> makes it conceivably possible to identify a person with more attributes,
> but only arguably no more so than would be the case if you took the name
> and entered it into a search engine.
>
> We felt it would be too great a burden on Staff to manage all the changes
> of adding new members, removing non renewing members, working on opt out
> requests etc in a timely way and thereby the potential for greater privacy
> risk exposure, that adding more attributes to the map would create.
>
> That is why the Notice is there in the interests of transparency. Maybe it
> needs more wordsmithing but you get the idea..
>
> I'm adding John Wunderlich specifically to see if he has a view..busy as
> he is this week with IIW..
>
> Cheers
> Colin
>
> On Thu, Oct 22, 2020 at 12:56 PM Ken Dagg <kendaggtbs at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Colin,
>>
>> I think that it is a good idea.
>>
>> That being said, the Consent factor will need to be worked into the
>> logistics of putting a member on the map to ensure privacy is respected.  I
>> think that it would also be nice to have contact information (i.e., email
>> address) along with the name.
>>
>> Understanding that it is a demo of the final interactive map, the map
>> does need some work.  I don’t know what is involved in overlaying the
>> information on Google Maps.
>>
>> My two cents,
>> Ken
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Oct 22, 2020 at 6:05 AM Colin Wallis Kantara <
>> colin at kantarainitiative.org> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi LC
>>>
>>> On yesterday's LC agenda there was mention of this, but we ran out of
>>> time to get to it, and the LC resolved to take the rest of the agenda items
>>> via email.
>>>
>>> Accordingly, please find this not-yet-public link to this web page.
>>> The idea is to reinforce the global nature of Kantara in a visual way,
>>> and place it in the Membership drop-down menu of the Website.
>>>
>>> https://kantarainitiative.org/world-map-demo/
>>>
>>> What do you think? Good idea? Bad idea? What could be improved?
>>> Responses by close of business Friday in your timezone please.
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>> Colin
>>>
>>> _______________________________________________
>>> LC mailing list
>>> LC at kantarainitiative.org
>>> https://kantarainitiative.org/mailman/listinfo/lc
>>>
>> --
>> Kenneth Dagg Independent Consultant Identification and Authentication
>> 613-825-2091 kendaggtbs at gmail.com
>>
> --
Kenneth Dagg Independent Consultant Identification and Authentication
613-825-2091 kendaggtbs at gmail.com
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://kantarainitiative.org/pipermail/lc/attachments/20201022/7642992c/attachment-0001.html>


More information about the LC mailing list