Guest Blogs

  • Nov 22, 2022 in Guest Blogs by DIACC

    Video Gamers, Say Hello to Digital Identity

    By Chris Ferreira, Senior Program Manager, DIACC. Additional contributions made by members of DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee I remember the first time I played a video game as if it was yesterday. My older brother spent...

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    5 minute read

  • Sep 27, 2022 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    Lost and Found: Digital Identity Can Be The Difference Between Life And Death For Refugees

    By Michael Cholod, Executive Director at the Peer Social Foundation. Additional contributions made by members of DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee. Imagine being lost in the woods or walking down a dusty road with only the...

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    4 minute read

  • Aug 9, 2022 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    The Power of a Trustmark

    By David Tubbs, Director of Marketing Communications at ApplyBoard. Additional contributions made by members of DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee. Relationships are built on one thing: trust. It is the basis to which we form opinions...

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    5 minute read

  • Jul 21, 2022 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    The Future of Digital Identity: Contracts & Signatures

    By Meyer Mechanic, Founder and CEO at Vaultie with additional contributions made by members of DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee. In the 22 years since electronic signatures were made legal for business use in Canada, they’ve...

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    4 minute read

  • Jul 21, 2022 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    The Future of Digital Identity: Healthcare

    By Michael Magrath, Managing Director, Digital Identity at Kuma with additional contributions by members of DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee. If there is one industry that everyone participates in, it’s healthcare. Believe it or not, Canada’s...

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    4 minute read

  • Mar 11, 2022 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    Digital ID & Trust

    By Julianne Trotman formerly Growth Marketing Lead at Vaultie with additional contributions by members of DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee. For those of us new to the Digital Identity scene, separating fact from fiction and deciphering the benefits from...

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    5 minute read

  • Jun 29, 2021 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    Facial Biometrics: Liveness and Anti-Spoofing

    Most of us understand how fingerprinting works, where we compare a captured fingerprint, from a crime scene for example, to a live person’s fingerprint to determine if they match. We can also use a fingerprint...

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    5 minute read

  • May 17, 2021 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    Equitable digital identity access as the key to unlocking sustainable development

    Owning and accessing an official proof of identity remains a challenge for over 1 billion people in the world. This lack of documented identity disproportionately affects marginalized groups like women and ethnic minorities, especially in...

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    5 minute read

  • Mar 15, 2021 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    Facial Biometrics – Voluntary vs. Involuntary

    Contributions made by members of the DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee One of the nicest things about this pandemic is wearing our sweatpants all day, every day, while working. Right? Wouldn't it be nice to wear...

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    6 minute read

  • Feb 22, 2021 in Guest Blogs, Members by DIACC

    Digital ID, the next step to easier, more convenient government services for citizens

    Contributions made by members of the DIACC’s Outreach Expert Committee Across the country, governments are grappling with digital transformation, in an effort to offer services to citizens and businesses with greater flexibility and ease of...

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    4 minute read