IDESG Press Releases
WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 8, 2015 – The Identity Ecosystem Steering Group (IDESG) – a voluntary, public-private partnership charged with the development of an Identity Ecosystem Framework (IDEF) for identity solutions – today announced the election of new board members and management council. These new officers will lead IDESG’s efforts to advance the organization’s vision of safeguarding digital identities and delivering version 1 of the IDEF in late summer. Read more.
WASHINGTON, DC (June 8, 2015) – The Identity Ecosystem Steering Group (IDESG) – an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to developing the Identity Ecosystem Framework – today announced that all three of its corporation officers will be participating at the upcoming Smart Card Alliance Government Conference being held June 9–10 in Washington, DC. This event – the largest annual gathering of government identity professionals – is attended by federal agencies and industry leaders involved with setting the standards for identity credentialing and access security. Read more.
WASHINGTON, DC (June 5, 2015) – The Identity Ecosystem Steering Group (IDESG) – an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to developing the Identity Ecosystem Framework – today announced that the organization will be well represented at the Cloud Identity Summit (CIS) being held June 8–11 in San Diego. During the industry leading identity and security conference, several representatives from IDESG‘s leadership will be providing their insight on how collaboration and new and innovative technologies are coming together to solve today’s top online security and privacy challenges. Read more.
Washington, DC– April 17, 2013 - The Identity Ecosystem Steering Group (IDESG) – the private-sector led organization set up to deliver President Obama’s “National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace” (NSTIC) – marks a new phase in its development this week as it passes from an interim leadership team to one elected for a first full term under its recently adopted rules.
This handover comes at a critical juncture as the organization sketches out in increasing detail the legal, organizational and operational requirements for sustaining a future “ecosystem” in which multiple competing and cooperating trust frameworks provide greater trust and interoperability for online transactions across the USA. Read more.
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