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FIDO Alliance Seminar – New York City: Key Trends in Strong Authentication

March 31, 2016 @ 9:00 am 4:30 pm EDT

The FIDO Alliance invites you to learn about key trends in strong authentication for the financial services community and beyond. Our free seminar will be held March 31 in New York City from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. At the seminar, you will hear experts describe FIDO’s approach to simpler, stronger authentication – and also details on some real-world FIDO deployments and use cases.

FIDO’s open specifications can help all organizations, especially service providers who want to scale these features for consumer services over the web. Today there are over 100 solutions on market that have been FIDO® Certified and hundreds of millions of end-users’ web and mobile apps have been FIDO-enabled for strong authentication protection by leading service providers, including Google, PayPal, Samsung, Bank of America, Dropbox, and GitHub.

FIDO offers a simple, low-cost way to improve security and the online experience.


9:009:25Registration & Coffee
9:259:30Welcome and OverviewAndrew Shikiar, FIDO Alliance
9:3010:00Keynote: Biometrics, Mobility, and the Evolution of Identity Centric AuthenticationC. Maxine Most, Acuity Research
10:0010:25Introduction to FIDO AllianceBrett McDowell, FIDO Alliance, Executive Director
10:2510:35Sponsor Fast Pitches
10:3510:50Coffee & demos
10:5011:15Aetna Case StudyAbbie Barbir, Aetna
11:1511:40Google Case Study: Becoming Unphishable: Towards simpler, stronger authenticationChristiaan Brand, Google
11:4012:05Dashlane: FIDO for Secure Password ManagementDavid Sawin, Dashlane
12:0512:35FIDO, Bitcoin and BlockchainThomas France, Ledger; Bojan Simic, HYPR
12:3512:45Sponsor Fast Pitches
12:4513:30Lunch & demos
13:3014:00Panel discussion: FIDO and the evolution of FinTechAbbie Barbir, Aetna; Christiaan Brand, Google; David Sawin, Dashlane
14:0014:25eBay: eBay & FIDO Open SourceRajeev Angal, eBay; Neb Pesic, eBay
14:2514:50FIDO U2F (Universal Authentication Framework) Specifications:  Overview & TutorialJerrod Chong, Yubico
14:5015:15FIDO UAF (Universal Second Factor Framework) Specifications:  Overview & TutorialTodd Thiemann, Nok Nok Labs
15:1515:40Panel discussion: FIDO Specs and technical futures
15:4015:45Wrap-upAndrew Shikiar, FIDO Alliance
15:4516:30Reception & Demos


March 31, 2016
9:00 am – 4:30 pm EDT
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