Digital identity for public and private services is evolving. The success of e-Government services and the delivery of socio-economic benefits demand a secure, scalable digital identity solution which will enable trusted online interaction, foster innovation in digital services and strengthen cybersecurity.

Mobile Connect offers a solution by providing citizens with a secure and convenient way to prove who they are, with the device that’s always with them; their mobile phone. Mobile Connect can support e-government digital identity authentication for citizens and employees giving access to public services, smart cities, healthcare, education, cross border public services and voting. Through the in-built privacy protection offered, it can simplify anonymous registration where citizen entitlement doesn’t need to be checked, and reduce the risk of data breaches as well as cut governments’ costs to serve. By delivering these benefits to citizens and employees, Mobile Connect can strengthen trust and uptake of e-Government services.

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Presentations from M360 Series – Russia & CIS The 2018 GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Russia & CIS was a regionally-focused event drawing on global case studies for senior-level leaders from government & regulatory bodi...

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Presentations: Delivering Commercial Success Through Identity Services The GSMA Identity recently partnered with Turkcell to co-host an event in Istanbul which explored Turkey’s journey towards becoming the first Mobile Connect commercially su...

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Mobile Connect Workshop Presentations at MWCA Identity Seminar The seminar Mobile Connect Seminar: Reducing Fraud through Secure Authentication and ID Verification Services, brought together h wider mobile ecosystem aiming to prevent fraud b...

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Mobile Connect Workshop Presentation at Mobile 360 Digital Societies i The Mobile Connect workshop: Delivering commercial success through identity services attendees had the opportunity to learn the value and commercial scalability of mobile-based ...

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Distributed Ledger Technology, Blockchains and Identity: A Regulatory This paper provides an overview of the relevant regulations for the use of distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and blockchains for digital identity. Digital identity is the bas...

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Digital Identity: Global Trends and Highlights from the United States Mobile internet traffic now accounts for more than half of all global online traffic, reaching 51.2% of the world’s total this year. There are now 8.8 billion mobile connection...

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Flash News: Internet Accounts Sell For a Few Dollars Cybersecurity firm outlines widespread availability of compromised usernames and passwords Stolen account details for online entertainment services, such as Netflix and Spotify, ...

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Flash News: Brexit Smartphone App Hits Snag Report says UK app for checking the identity of EU citizens won’t work on iPhones The UK government plans to launch a smartphone app to enable the 3.5 million EU citizens livin...

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News Flash: IPification Becomes Mobile Connect Compliant Leading company in Asia for providing Security and Data Backup solutions, Benefit Vantage Limited (BVL), with its mobile authentication solution called IPification, announced tha...

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News Flash: Singapore Mobilises Government Transactions The Singapore government has launched the SingPass Mobile app to make it easier for citizens to conduct government transactions, such as applying for HDB (Housing and Development...

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Is the Trend for Social Media Website Logins Coming to a Close? Most of us have opened a webpage at some point or another and been confronted – perhaps with a degree of surprise – with a picture of our own face, and an option to log in to...

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News Flash: New Mobile Verification System Live in the UAE The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has rolled out a system to verify smartphone owners’ identities so they can access basic government services and conduct business transactions in...

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Identity Hangout: Monetising Identity Services December 05, 2018 The GSMA Identity team will be organising an online Identity Hangout which will explore value and commercial scalability of mobile-based identity services. The online event is t...

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Identity at MWC19 Barcelona February 25, 2019 Discover the latest innovations, market developments and business strategies in digital identity at MWC19 Barcelona. More details to follow. Register for MWC19 Barcelona...

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