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Kantara Initiative Board of Trustees Elects President Allan Foster, Leadership Council Trustee Liaison and ForgeRock VP

February 27 2013, Piscataway, NJ – Kantara Initiative is pleased to announce Allan Foster, Leadership Council Trustee Liaison and of ForgeRock, has been elected Kantara Initiative Board of Trustees President by his peers. The Kantara Board of Trustees serves to provide organizational fiscal oversight, certification and approval authority, and to […]

User-Managed Access for Higher Education: UMA Enables Secure, Private College Transcript Sharing

Kantara Initiative announces revision 5 of the User-Managed Access (UMA) protocol and a free public webinar on October 17 about UMA’s benefits for higher education data sharing. PISCATAWAY, NJ, USA – October 11, 2012 – Valuable personal data about us resides in dozens of different web locations, and we frequently […]

Kantara Initiative News Round-Up: May 2012

Catch up on recent Kantara Initiative updates and activities: Spotlight on Kevin Cox Watch Kantara’s Joni Brennan on the Building a Trusted Identity Ecosystem panel at pii 2012 my Social Security – Citizen access to US Gov Services Reinventing the Web, One Site at a Time: New label helps people make […]

Reinventing the Web, One Site at a Time: New label helps people make smarter decisions about information we share online.

May 2, 2012 Mountain View, California – At this week’s Internet Identity Workshop, Kantara Initiative’s Information Sharing Work Group (http://InformationSharingWorkGroup.org) released a proposed Standard Information Sharing Label designed to help people understand how the information we share online gets used. The label replaces confusing legalese typically buried in multi-page Terms […]

See presentations and videos from Kantara Summit and Workshop in Munich, April 2012

Kantara Summit at EIC – April 17, 2012 Mapping The Identity Ecosystem: A multi-national perspective – Christine Runnegar, Senior Policy Advisor, ISOC – slides Trust Frameworks: Tools to build the Identity Ecosystem – It takes a village! – Joni Brennan, Executive Director, Kantara Initiative – slides eGov SAML 2: Verifying Interoperability in eGovernment […]

Kantara Initiative Summit, April 17 at EIC Munich

  Trust Frameworks, Deployment Interoperability and eGovernment multi-national scenarios & User Managed Access (UMA) Interop What: Kantara Initiative Summit When: Tuesday, April 17, 2012, 8:00am-1:30pm, Room Galerie Where: Dolce Ballhaus Forum, Andreas-Danzer-Weg, 85716 Unterschleißheim, Munich, Germany (at the European Identity Conference 2012) Description: 2012 brings new opportunities for identity services in the eGovernment […]

Trust Frameworks, Deployment Interoperability and eGovernment multi-national scenarios & User-Managed Access (UMA) Interop

  What: Kantara Initiative Summit When: Tuesday, April 17, 2012, 8:00am-1:30pm, Room location TBD Where: Dolce Ballhaus Forum, Andreas-Danzer-Weg, 85716 Unterschleißheim, Munich, Germany (at the European Identity Conference 2012) Description: 2012 brings new opportunities for identity services in the eGovernment and private markets. Gain “state-of-identity” insights through a series of presentations of […]

Kantara Initiative News Round-Up: January 2012

Registration open for Kantara Initiative Meeting April 13-14, 2012 at Fraunhofer SIT offices, Garching, near Munich, Germany Spotlight on Lucy Lynch Congratulations on re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s Leadership Council Announcing re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s eGovernment Work Group Announcing re-election for Kantara Initiative’s Federation Interoperability […]

Registration open for Kantara Initiative Meeting April 13-14, 2012 at Fraunhofer SIT offices, Garching, near Munich, Germany

Registration is open for the Kantara Initiative meeting April 13-14, 2012. Many thanks to Fraunhofer SIT who will facilitate us at their meeting offices in Garching, just outside Munich, Germany. We invite you to join us at our 2-day event where Kantara’s Board of Trustees (BoT), Leadership Council (LC), Discussion […]

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 […]