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OpenID for Verifiable Credentials Wins EIC Award!

The OpenID Foundation is proud to announce that, for the work building the “OpenID for Verifiable Credentials” family of specifications, members of the Digital Credentials Protocol (DCP) Work Group won the “Future Technologies and Standards” award at the European Identity and Cloud Conference. For the last several years, this group has been working tirelessly to […]

Digital Identity at the G20

On June 18, 2024 the OpenID Foundation’s Executive Director, Gail Hodges, spoke about Digital Identity at the G20 during the Digital Government and Inclusion Workshop. The following are her prepared remarks.   Bom dia and hello. I’d first like to applaud the Brazilian Government for your impressive work on Digital Identity here, in Brazil, and […]

AI for Identity Standards

The OpenID Foundation recently convened a panel on Artificial Intelligence and Identity Standards. The panelists included: Nancy Cam-Winget, Cisco Kaelig Deloumeau-Prigent, Netlify Mike Kiser, SailPoint Geraint Rogers, Daon Gail Hodges, OpenID Foundation (moderator) This summary draws out general themes and comments are not attributed to individuals or their organizations. Technology is Never Neutral “Technology is […]

Letter to the CFPB on US Open Banking

The Honorable Rohit ChopraDirectorConsumer Financial Protection Bureau 1700 G St NWWashington, DC 20552  rohit.chopra@cfpb.gov May 16, 2024 Director Chopra, The OpenID Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to lead the global community in creating open standards that are secure, interoperable and privacy-preserving. As part of that mission, we have worked closely with many ecosystems […]

2023 OpenID Foundation Kim Cameron Awards Now Open for Submissions

Overview The OpenID Foundation board of directors established the OpenID Foundation Kim Cameron Award Program in May 2022. Our goal is to encourage representation from young people who have an interest in subjects consistent with the OpenID Foundation Mission, in creating identity standards that are secure, interoperable, and privacy preserving. The OpenID Foundation Kim Cameron […]

2022 OpenID Foundation Kim Cameron Award Recipients Announced

The OpenID Foundation is pleased to announce the first cohort of awardees for inaugural launch of the Kim Cameron Award Program. We first must thank the many well-qualified applicants who presented compelling interest in user-centric identity.  The Foundation anticipates future opportunities for similar awards. The Foundation also thanks our partners; the organizers of the European Identity […]

Announcing the 2022 OpenID Foundation Kim Cameron Award

Overview The OpenID Foundation Board has resolve to begin the OpenID Foundation Kim Cameron Award Program in May 2022. Increasing representation from young people’s who’ve demonstrated an interest in subjects consistent with the OpenID Foundation Mission, to lead the global community in creating identity standards that are secure, interoperable, and privacy preserving. The OpenID Foundation […]

Introducing the Global Assured Identity Network (GAIN) Proof of Concept Community Group

The OpenID Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of the Global Assured Identity Network (GAIN) Proof of Concept Community Group, which aims to test the technical hypotheses underlying the “GAIN Digital Trust” white paper. Back in September 2021, more than 150 co-authors called for the creation of a globally interoperable network for high-trust identity […]

2022 OpenID Foundation Board Election Results

Thank you to all members who voted in the 2022 elections for representatives to the OpenID Foundation Board of Directors. As per the Foundation’s bylaws, three individual board members represent the membership and the community at large. Nat Sakimura and John Bradley both have one year remaining on their two-year terms and I welcome their […]

Announcing the 2022 OpenID Foundation Individual Community Board Member Election

The OpenID Foundation plays an important role in the interoperability of Internet identity.  This is to announce the OpenID Foundation individual community board member 2022 election schedule. Those elected will help determine the role the Foundation plays in facilitating the development and adoption of open identity standards as well as the strategic direction of the organizations. […]