WG - Identity Assurance

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.

Read the full charter

Action item list and Issue tracker

2023 Meeting Minutes

3. 2022 Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes Archive

Digital Identity Guidelines (W.I.P.)


Chair Andrew Hughes (FaceTec.com) (January 2024)
Vice-Chair Yehoshua Silberstein (Proof.com) (January 2024)
Roles of Leadership 

Mail List 


Teleconference Info 

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DAY: Weekly on Thursdays

NEW TIME: 9:00 Pacific Time | 12:00 Eastern Time (meeting is pinned to Eastern Time - use Time Zone Converter to convert to other time zones)

To add to your Outlook Calendar: IAWG Weekly Meeting Details for Outlook.ics