MWC18 Seminar: How are Identity Regulations Shaping the Digital World? In-Depth Overview of PSD2, eIDAS and New Upcoming Identity Initiatives

Start: Tuesday 27 February 2018 4:30 pm

End: Tuesday 27 February 2018 6:30 pm

Venue: Fira Barcelona Gran Via

The seminar will focus on how technology and digital services are increasingly facing new challenges and opportunities to keep pace with today’s digital transformation. During this session we will explore how existing and upcoming regulations will affect users and the digital identity ecosystem. A number of distinguished experts from the industry, governments and regulators will discuss how regulations like PSD2 and eIDAS are changing market perspectives while creating an environment for innovative business models. The seminar will cover the role that Mobile Connect plays to conveniently identify and authenticate users online and how this is enabling trust, fostering innovation in digital services and strengthening security for online transactions. Experts will discuss the rise of interoperability and IoT, open API economy and the opportunity it represents to gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.



Mobile Connect Seminar: How are identity regulations shaping the digital world?
Tuesday 27 February, 2018 16:30-18:30
Time Agenda Speakers
16:30- 16:40 Introduction to the growing importance of upcoming regulations for digital identity and the use of data for a digital transformation Katerina Megas, NIST
16:40-16:50 International Initiatives, Shaping e-commerce Ibrahim Rohman, UN University
16:50-17:00 A Smart Nation’s perspective on key trends for digital identity Jacqueline Poh, GovTech
17.00- 17.10 eIDAS: enabling secure cross-border electronic transactions between businesses, citizens and public authorities in the Internet of Things Andrea Servida, European Commission
17.10-17.50 Panel discussion: Mobile Connect and eIDAS 

  • Exploring the opportunities brought by eIDAS.
  • Key learnings from Mobile Connect eIDAS pilot participating countries.
• Gunilla Nordlof, Swedish Identification Board
• Jorgen Binningsbo, Difi Norway
• Miquel Estapé, Open Government of Catalonia
• Rikard Strid, Clayster
• Serge Llorente, Orange
• Marta Ienco, GSMA (moderator)
17.50-18.00 Q&A on Mobile Connect and eIDAS
18.00-18.25 Panel discussion: The possibilities brought by PSD2: an open API economy accelerator • Elina Mattila, MobeyForum
• Michael Salmony, CAPS
• Oscar Mancebo, Telefonica
• Pascal Konig, Ecommerce Europe
• Marina Solin, GSMA (moderator)
18.25-18.30 Q&A on PSD2 and open API economy accelerator 



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