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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Apr 21, 2020 in News by DIACC

    Progressing the Pan-Canadian Trust Framework (PCTF)

    Since 2016, the Digital ID & Authentication Council of Canada's (DIACC) Trust Framework Expert Committee (TFEC) has been developing the Pan-Canadian Trust FrameworkTM (PCTF). It is one framework with many partners, and we thank all...

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  • Apr 20, 2020 in News by DIACC

    DIACC Investing in Quebec, Investing in Digital Identity

    Canada urgently needs a truly Pan-Canadian Digital Identity ecosystem that is secure, privacy-respecting, and easy to use.  That’s why DIACC focuses on solving one issue – accelerating the delivery of truly Pan-Canadian Digital Identity that works...

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  • Mar 23, 2020 in Guest Blogs, News by DIACC

    In a work-from-home world, a reliable digital ID is ever more important

    by Michelle Johnston, Consultant, Government Strategy and Innovation, Equifax Canada In the wake of COVID-19, Canada and the world are experiencing unprecedented changes to the regular course of business. Many companies have shown tremendous leadership...

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  • Mar 19, 2020 in Guest Blogs, News by DIACC

    Digital Identity Offers a Business Continuity Roadmap to Reduce the Impact of COVID-19 in Canada

    by Matthew Unger, CEO, iComply For most Canadians today, physical human interaction is required to complete most major financial transactions. Many of Canada’s largest banks, insurance companies, real estate agencies, mortgage brokers, credit unions, and...

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    4 minute read

  • Mar 6, 2020 in News by DIACC

    DIACC Women in Digital Identity

    Gender parity is a topic often at the forefront of discussion, particularly in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) careers - a field largely dominated by men. While women are making strides in the tech...

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