The 12th Annual
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Attendees will be able to choose among multiple identification, security technology, and policy track panels to create their own customized conference experience. Conference speakers, panels, and roundtable discussions will cover the latest identity management and security trends affecting government and commercial security programs, including mobile credentials, healthcare, cybersecurity, and international e-government programs. Attendees can also visit the exhibit hall to see technology demonstrations from more than 50 exhibitors.
The conference will feature expanded coverage of initiatives that will see major progress in the next year:
•Healthcare ID and Secure Electronic Medical Records
NSTIC is a public/private effort to develop an identity ecosystem that will permit individuals to obtain a secure credential to authenticate themselves for a variety of online transactions.
The Smart Card Alliancereceived extensive strategic guidance from the Identity Ecosystem Steering Group(IDESG) during recent efforts to ramp up this year's program. Conference sessions and special events will provide an invaluable update on this initiative, established by NIST and involving many business and government organizations in the U.S. and internationally.
•Mobile Credentials Storage and Security Use Cases
Following recent government efforts to extend standards and policies for electronic health records and to establish health information exchanges, the conference features an expanded agenda for the healthcare sector. Smart health ID cards provide a privacy-sensitive, secure solution with significant benefits to healthcare providers, insurers and patients. Conference sessions will reflect and amplify the industry-leading work of the
Smart Card Alliance Healthcareand Identity Councils.