Open Identity Summit 2014

FutureID is sponsoring the Open Identity Summit 2014, which will be hosted at Fraunhofer IZS in Stuttgart, Germany. The Summit will take place from the 4th - 6th of November 2014. 

The aim of the Open Identity Summit 2014 is to link practical experiences and requirements with academic innovations. Focus areas will be Research and Applications in the area of Identity Management and Open Source with a special focus on Cloud Computing. 

Please follow the link to find further information.

IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management for the Future Internet in the Age of Globalization

IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management for the Future Internet in the Age of Globalization will be sponsored by FutureID. The Summer School will be held in Patras, Greece from the 7th till the 12th of September 2014.

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2nd Requirements Workshop

The Workpackage 22 (Requirements) will met at Kiel, Germany on July 16th - 18th, 2013 to discuss and synchronize the requirements.

ACM Digital Identity Management Workshop 2013

FutureID and ABC4Trust  jointly chair the ACM Digital Identity Management Workshop 2013 at the annual Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS) of the Special Interest Group on Security, Audit and Control (SIGSAC) of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). The conference will be held in Berlin from November 4th -8th and is a high profile research conference in the area of cyber security.

The workshop on Digital Identity Management is chaired by Thomas Groß and Marit Hansen of the FutureID and ABC4Trust projects. In five sessions the workshop will explore the central issues in connection with interoperable identity management technologies in the information society:

Session 1: Welcome and Keynote by Claudia Diaz
Session 2: Cryptographic Methods
Session 3: Human Factors and Socio-Economic Aspects
Session 4: Security Considerations
Session 5: eIDs and Identity Management

For further information please refer to the detailed workshop program.

First Requirements Workshop

The FutureID infrastructure builds upon a large set of different disciplines, yielding different and partially conflictionary requirements. In order to bridge these existing gaps between economics, social sciences, security, privacy, and usability and to be able to build and enhance the state-of-the-art in identity management, the Workpackage 22 (Requirements) participants met at Finse, Norway for the first requirements workshop on January, 21st-25th.

The meeting included a discussion and presentation of the current state of the requirements and identified possible conflicts and solutions. The participants managed to advanced one step further towards a coherent and complete set of requirements to FutureID.