Session Details

IAM TF - Bringing the Campus into a Federation

ChairsBrook Schofield [Brook.Schofield AT]
Heather Flanagan [hlf AT]
Nicole Harris [nicole.harris AT]
Terry Smith [t.smith AT]

Day 2 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 - What does it mean to run a federation?
Date: 2016-08-01
Time: 09:00 - 10:30
Session Chair: Heather Flanagan, Nicol Harris

Session 2 - Federation Technologies
Date: 2016-08-01
Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Session Chair: Terry Smith, Brook Schofield
  • What technologies are needed to successfully run a national federation!

  • Discussion

Session 3 - Inter-federation and the international scene
Date: 2016-08-01
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Session Chair: Nicol Harris, Brook Schofield
  • Update on eduGAIN, what are the requirements for joining and how do you join?

  • Support from the international community

  • Attribute Release, privacy concerns and supporting service providers.

  • Entity categories

Session 4 - Operating a Federation
Date: 2016-08-01
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Session Chair: Heather Flanagan, Terry Smith
  • Business plan (value proposition for joining a federation; value proposition for running a regional federation)

  • Marketing the federation

Session 5 - Discussion and wrap up
Date: 2016-08-01
Time: 17:00 - 18:00
  • Discussions

  • Wrap up and planning for the APAN IAM Working group meeting

Seating ArrangementClassroom