Federated Identity Management - What, Why and How

Salle Soweto (Le Ndiambour Hôtel)

Salle Soweto

Le Ndiambour Hôtel

121, rue Carnot - Dakar -Senegal
Omo Oaiya (WACREN)
This 1-day event is targeted at decision and policy makers in African NRENs and their member institutions. Attendees will be enlightened on the motivation, business case and management issues for the development of identity federations and services. Supported by experienced practitioners, the participants will explore the governance, policies and technology requirements for identity federations, and define a roadmap for kick-starting implementation in their respective NRENs and institutions.
    • 9:00 AM 10:30 AM
      Introduction and Motivation
      • 9:00 AM
        Welcome and Introductions 15m
        Speaker: Omo Oaiya (WACREN)
      • 9:15 AM
        Introduction to Identity Federations 15m
        Speakers: Heather Flanagan (NSRC), Nicole Harris (GÉANT)
      • 9:30 AM
        Why Identity Management and Federations 30m
        Speaker: Brook Schofield (GÉANT)
      • 10:00 AM
        The Campus Identity System 30m
        Speaker: Lucy Elizabeth Lynch (NSRC)
    • 10:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Coffee Break 30m
    • 11:00 AM 12:30 PM
      Use-Cases and Services
      • 11:00 AM
        Digital Library Content and Licensing 30m
        Speaker: Nicole Harris (GÉANT)
      • 11:30 AM
        Research and Collaborations 30m
        Speakers: Christopher Whalen (NIH), Heather Flanagan (NSRC)
      • 12:00 PM
        eduroam, eduGAIN and Social Identity Mapping 30m
        Speaker: Brook Schofield (GÉANT)
    • 12:30 PM 2:00 PM
      Lunch 1h 30m
    • 2:00 PM 3:30 PM
      Business Models, Governance and Management
      • 2:00 PM
        Building a business model 30m
        Speaker: Heather Flanagan (NSRC)
      • 2:30 PM
        Policies and Practices 30m
        Speaker: Nicole Harris (GÉANT)
      • 3:00 PM
        Global Outreach and Participation 30m
        Speaker: Nicole Harris (GÉANT)
    • 3:30 PM 4:00 PM
      Coffee Break 30m
    • 4:00 PM 5:30 PM
      Open discussion and Roadmap
      • 4:00 PM
        Open Discussion 1h
        Speaker: Lucy Elizabeth Lynch (NSRC)
      • 5:00 PM
        Roadmap definition and next steps 30m
        Speakers: Brook Schofield (GÉANT), Omo Oaiya (WACREN)