Registration Open for OpenID Foundation Workshop at VMware on Monday, October 22, 2018

OpenID Foundation Workshops provide insight and influence on important Internet identity standards. The workshops provide updates on the work happening within OpenID Foundation working groups as well as updates on the OpenID Certification Program.

Leading technologists from VMware, Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Yubico, Verizon and others will update key issues and discuss how they help meet social, enterprise and government Internet identity challenges.

This workshop precedes Internet Identity Workshop XXVII in Mountain View, October 23-25, 2018.

Workshop registration can be found here:



  • Welcome & Introduction: Dale Olds – VMware and Don Thibeau – OpenID Foundation
  • OpenID Certification Program Update: Mike Jones – Microsoft and Hans Zandbelt – Zmartzone
  • OpenID Connect: Mike Jones – Microsoft
  • OpenID Connect Federation: Roland Hedberg – Catalogix
  • Account Chooser/OpenYOLO: Adam Dawes – Google
  • Enhanced Authentication Protocol (EAP): Mike Jones – Microsoft
  • Fast Federation (FastFed): Darin McAdams – Amazon
  • Financial-Grade API (FAPI): Bjorn Hjelm – Verizon
  • HEART (Health Relationship Trust Profile): TBC
  • iGov (International Government Assurance Profile): Paul Grassi – Easy Dynamics
  • MODRNA (Mobile OpenID Connect Profile): Bjorn Hjelm – Verizon
  • Research & Education: Roland Hedberg – Catalogix
  • RISC (Risk and Incident and Sharing Coordination): Adam Dawes – Google

VMware is providing lunch for attendees and will be served starting at 11:30AM. The workshop will start promptly at 12:30PM.

Please Note: VMware requires all visitors to the campus to sign an NDA. Signing the VMware NDA is required to participate in the OpenID Foundation Workshop on October 22nd.

VMware NDA



VMware, Inc.
Creekside Building C
Darwin Conference Room #1139

Kindly check-in with the VMware receptionist (not the Uber receptionist) for visitor badge at:

Creekside Court (A, B, C) Lobby
900 Arastradero Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Google Maps link

Upon arrival at VMware, please park in either the “Creekside Garage” or the “Central Garage” visitor parking and allow extra time to navigate the campus.

VMware campus map


Virtual participation is available for this OIDF Workshop thanks to VMware. Details below:

Join Zoom Meeting

Join from Skype for Business:

Or iPhone one-tap :
US: +16699006833,,415265661#  or +16465588656,,415265661#

Or Telephone (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 669 900 6833  or +1 646 558 8656 India: 1 800 102 9182 (Toll Free)United Kingdom: +44 (0) 20 3695 0088  or +44 (0) 20 3051 2874 Ireland: +353 (0) 1 691 7488  or +353 (0) 1 513 3247

Meeting ID: 415 265 661
International numbers available:

Or an H.323/SIP room system: (US West) (US East) (China) (India) (EMEA) (Australia) (Hong Kong) (Brazil) (Canada)
Meeting ID: 415 265 661



Thank you to VMware for hosting and providing directed funding support of this event. We look forward to seeing you on Monday, October 22nd in Palo Alto.

Don Thibeau
Executive Director
OpenID Foundation