Session Details

IAM TF - Bringing IAM and SSO to the Campus

ChairsHeather Flanagan [hlf AT]
Nicole Harris [nicole.harris AT]

Day 1 of the APAN IAM Task Force training workshop.

Participants are expected from national NRENs and higher education institutions from around the Asia Pacific region that have an interest and desire to establish identity management within their own organisations and to extend then nationally and globally. They will learn from decades of challenges and mistakes from other regions and roll out solid identity management services more quickly than the early adopters were able to manage.  

Target AudienceCampus IT and Library, NRENs, Service providers and anyone with an interest in tackling the problems of deploying and operating identity management system at a campus thru to deploying and operating nation identity federations.
No. of Participants30
AgendaSession 1 - Requirements for IDM and SSO at the Campus
Date: 2016-07-31
Time: 09:00 - 10:30
Session Chair: Heather Flanagan
  • Introduction and review the agenda for day 1 - APAN_Task_Force_IAM_Survey.pdf

  • What policies are needed (at a campus level). In particular privacy and security concerns will be discussed in some detail during this session. - APAN42_day1_draft_20160708.pdf

  • What technologies are needed (at a campus level)

Session 2 - Cloud Services and SSO on the Campus
Date: 2016-07-31
Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Session Chair: Heather Flanagan

  • Abstract:
    Federated integration with cloud services is seen as a shared challenge of growing importance. We have all found that partnering with a new cloud service provider can be complicated and time-consuming. Nearly all of the hurdles can be overcome with technical or policy solutions, but forming those solutions can be an expensive process

Session 3 - Campuses and the Research Community and Best practices
Date: 2016-07-31
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Session Chair: Nicole Harris
  • Campuses and the Research Community

  • Best practices (to make joining and participating in a federation successful)

Session 4 - Business Plans and Discussion
Date: 2016-07-31
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Session Chair: Heather Flanagan
  • Business plan (value proposition to help campuses argue for funding for IAM and SSO on campus)

  • Discussion

  • Review of the day’s activities

Seating ArrangementClassroom