Empowering People and the Coming Layer of Identity (Link to Slides)
win-win-win for Citizens – Applications & Communities & Operators
People are empowered with their identifiers get good service at reasonable rates along with the Freedom to Access the tools they want to on the network (free from operator interference and packet discrimination)
Application Builders and Service Providers can innovated new tools that work on the web and mobile devices.
Operators can have a business model that is more then just bit-haulers. They have a special relationship with the customer which means they can leverage:
- Authenticated End-points to physical devices.
- be OpenID / Identity Providers
- the Billing Relationship with the customer and the asset of their billing system they can open up to others.
Johannes Ernst who presented namespaces out of control.
Andre’s Diagram of Identity and Payment Networks converging.
Identity Commons Community
Internet Identity Workshop May 14-16, Mountainview
Identity Open Space April 26-27, Brussels
International Telecommunications Union Focus Group on Identity Management
Basically dealing with How do Network-centric, Application-Centric and User-Centric Identity Play well together?
Wiki on the last meeting Feb 13-16
April 23-25 Geneva
May 16-18 Mountainview