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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 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 […]

Video and slide presentation from Share experience in Identity Federation and Electronic Identities – Sept. 28, 2011, Sweden

View the video and slide presentation at the Share experience in Identity Federation and Electronic Identities – Sept. 28, 2011, Sweden A presentation by Joni Brennan, Executive Director of Kantara Initiative – The Bridge to Communities Assurance, Governance and Technical Interoperability Video Presentation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AHFqMUe04lQ&feature=youtu.be Slides: http://www.slideshare.net/kantarainitiative/kantara-a-global-context-2011

Kantara Initiative – the first Approved US ICAM LoA 1, 2, and 3 non-PKI Trust Framework Provider

Piscataway, NJ – November 1, 2011: The Kantara Initiative announced today the final approval of their Trust Framework Provider (TFP) program as the only Approved US Government TFP certifying Levels of Assurance (LoA) 1, 2 and 3 non-crypto (non-PKI) [1]. This announcement follows the recent Office Management Budget (OMB) memo […]