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Wednesday, June 9 • 10:50 - 11:20
IDunion: A Public Utility for Verification of Identity Data in Finance, Manufacturing, Commerce, Public Sector and Healthcare - Andreas Kind & Marquart Franz, Siemens

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IDunion is a cross-sector association of 27 partners that is building a production-level infrastructure for verification of identity data in finance, manufacturing, public sector and healthcare. The association addresses demand for migrating centralized identity systems towards decentralized self-sovereign management of digital identities for people, organizations and machines. IDunion has (i) launched an Hyperledger Indy test network, (ii) built components for allocation, verification and management of digital identities and (iii) researched aspects of governance, regulation (eIDAS, GDPR), cybersecurity, interoperability, business models and usability. This presentation will share the outcome, experience and challenges of the IDunion initiative, which might be valuable to guide developers of self-sovereign identity networks and give feedback on Hyperledger Indy/Aries.

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Andreas Kind

Head of Cybersecurity Technology, Siemens
Dr. Andreas Kind is Head of Cybersecurity Technology at Siemens. He received his Ph.D. degree in computer science from the University of Bath, UK and worked in various positions for IBM Research from 2000 until 2019. Andreas holds over 20 patents and authored and co-authored over... Read More →
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Marquart Franz

Senior software expert, Siemens
Marquart Franz is senior software expert at Siemens Technology. He is active in digitalization, IoT, blockchain, embedded systems and software architecture and has a long history as primary representative, officer and member in industry consortia and collaborations.



Wednesday June 9, 2021 10:50 - 11:20 CEST
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