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Kantara Initiative Identity Assurance Work Group (IAWG)


The IAWG is an active discussion forum that maintains the Kantara Identity Assurance Framework (IAF) and supports Kantara Initiative Inc. governance and assurance programs. The IAF includes the standards, processes, practices, guidance and methods by which participants in identity federations gain assurance of the reliability, security, thoroughness and degree of assurance of each others' processes for identity and credential information verification, validation and exchange.

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Action item list and Issue tracker

2022 Meeting Minutes


Chair Andrew Hughes (May 2022)
Vice-Chair Martin Smith (December 2021)
Roles of Leadership 

Mail List 


Teleconference Info 

DAY: Weekly on Thursdays

TIME: 10:00 Pacific Time | 13:00 Eastern Time (meeting is pinned to Eastern Time - use Time Zone Converter to convert to other time zones)