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  • Jul 16, 2020 in News, Press Releases by DIACC

    New Partnership to Advance Digital Identity in Quebec & Across Canada

    TORONTO, MONTRÉAL July 16, 2020 – The Digital ID & Authentication Council of Canada (DIACC) and TechnoMontréal, the Technology Cluster of Greater Montréal, are pleased to announce a new partnership to propel collaboration to accelerate...

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  • Jul 14, 2020 in DIACC Industry Insights, Members, News by DIACC

    Adapting to Distance: How Digital Solutions are Creating a Path Forward for Traditional Industries

    The pandemic has changed everything - in small, invisible ways and in big, obvious, and often dramatic shifts. “It is not business as usual. People are rushing to find solutions, and people who were procrastinating...

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  • Jun 24, 2020 in Members, News, Profiles in Leadership by DIACC

    DIACC Women in ID: Government Services

    To build Canada’s digital future, every Canadian needs a seat at the table. DIACC is fortunate to have members from both the public and private sectors, all of whom are working together at the forefront...

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    6 minute read

  • Jun 23, 2020 in News by DIACC

    As Digital ID Takes Centre Stage in Canada, the DIACC Elects a Strong Slate of Directors at the 2020 AGM

    Canada, June 18, 2020 – The Digital Identification and Authentication Council of Canada, (DIACC) today announced the appointment of five (5) nominees to the five Director seats that were up for election at its Annual...

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  • Jun 15, 2020 in AGM, News by DIACC

    2019-2020: Achievements and Milestones

    The past year has seen a lot of notable accomplishments for the DIACC, which we are proud to share with our members at the June 2020 Annual General Meeting, and with our community in the...

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  • May 21, 2020 in News, Papers & Projects by DIACC

    Directory of Products That Assess Identification Documents & Verify Identity

    The DIACC is pleased to publish the first iteration of the Directory of Products That Assess Identification Documents & Verify Identity. This Directory is designed to provide an overview of providers’ solutions which use government...

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    15 minute read

  • May 14, 2020 in News by DIACC

    DIACC Launches New Special Interest Group (SIG) to Address Foundational Identity

    Collaboration is at the core of the DIACC’s work, and we are pleased to announce a new initiative - one that engages multiple stakeholders to further advance digital identity.  We’re pleased to advise that DIACC’s...

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    4 minute read

  • May 13, 2020 in News, Papers & Projects by DIACC

    A Summary: Making Sense of Identity Networks

    Who do identity networks serve, what functions do they support, and what are some key questions to consider, when selecting a network? This infographic distills the key concepts laid out in the DIACC white paper...

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  • May 13, 2020 in News, Papers & Projects by DIACC

    Making Sense of Identity Networks

    This DIACC white paper is based on research performed by DIACC member Consult Hyperion and developed in consultation with DIACC through a community review process, provides an objective and impartial comparison of identity networks. Considering...

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    20 minute read

  • Apr 27, 2020 in News by DIACC

    COVID-19 Actions Directory

    The social distancing measures that are required to manage the COVID-19 pandemic only serve to further illustrate the urgent need for an ecosystem of identity solutions and services that are secure, privacy-respecting, and convenient to...

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