OpenID Foundation Follow-up to ACDS on CDS

November 18, 2020 Mr Andrew Stevens Chairman, Consumer Data Standards Australia Mr Paul Franklin Executive General Manager, Consumer Data Right, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Ms Kate O’Rourke Principal Advisor, The Treasury, Australia Mr Daniel McAuliffe Project Lead, Consumer Data Right, The Treasury, Australia   RE: OpenID Foundation Follow-up to […]


OpenID Foundation Executive Director Job Description

The OpenID Foundation is seeking an Executive Director with the experience, skills, strategic vision, and commitment to advancing the Foundation’s open standards initiatives. This is a unique opportunity to lead a well-respected, member-driven, vendor-neutral, international standardization organization. The OpenID Foundation Executive Director (ED) reports directly to the Foundation’s Board of […]


OpenID Foundation Co-Sponsoring Santander Digital Trust Hackathon

The OpenID Foundation is excited to be a co-sponsor for the Santander Digital Trust Hackathon. This global virtual hackathon will capitalize on Santander’s Digital Trust API and the need to innovate how data is shared, verified and trusted. The goal is to reimagine how we verify identity and validate data, […]


Second Public Review Period for Three Proposed FastFed Implementer’s Drafts

The OpenID Fast Federation (FastFed) Working Group recommends approval of the following specifications as OpenID Implementer’s Drafts: FastFed Core 1.0 FastFed Basic SAML Profile 1.0 FastFed Basic SCIM Profile 1.0 An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification. This […]


Second Public Review Period for OpenID Connect User Questioning API Specification Started

The OpenID MODRNA Working Group recommends approval of the following specification as an OpenID Implementer’s Draft: OpenID Connect User Questioning API 1.0 This would be the second Implementer’s Draft of this specification. An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the […]


Public Review Period for Proposed Final FAPI 1.0 Part 1 and Part 2 Specifications

The OpenID Financial-grade API (FAPI) Working Group recommends approval of the following specifications as OpenID Final Specifications: Financial-grade API – Part 1: Baseline Security Profile Financial-grade API – Part 2: Advanced Security Profile A Final Specification provides intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification and is not subject to […]


Important Announcement about OpenID Foundation Transitions

Dear OpenID Foundation Members: It is with a heavy heart to share this news with you. Don Thibeau, after many years of his excellent service, informed the OpenID Board of his intention to move on from his position as the Executive Director at the end of 2020 to pursue other […]


OpenID Foundation Continues to Evolve in 2021

Dear OpenID Foundation Members:  After 10 years I’ve decided to move on from my position as Executive Director of the OpenID Foundation at the end of 2020. It’s been an honor to serve the Board, members of the Foundation and the community at large.  It has been a privilege and […]