Events Posts

May 14, 2019

Event Recap: Internet Identity Workshop Never Disappoints

The staff of the Sovrin Foundation always looks forward to getting the opportunity to gather together with our colleagues from around the identity community and work together on some of the most pressing issues facing decentralized identity. On April 30, 2019, nearly 270 people working in identity gathered at the Computer History Museum in Mountainview […]

January 16, 2019

Upcoming Sovrin Agent Connectathon

The Sovrin Foundation is hosting a Sovrin Agent Connectathon. We will test and develop agents against the established standards that are a part of the Sovrin Agent Protocol. Progress will also be made on establishing new standards for agents. If you have developed an agent for use within the Sovrin ecosystem, this event is for […]

November 2, 2018

Event: TPAC 2018

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community where member organizations, a full-time staff, and the public work together to develop standards across the internet. Every year the W3C holds combined Technical Plenary and Advisory Committee meetings (TPAC). This year TPAC 2018 took place at Cité Centre des Congrès de Lyon, France from October […]

October 2, 2018

Bringing Blockchain to Grace Hopper

Attending Grace Hopper Celebration has always been on my professional bucket list. Having worked in the technology industry for over a decade, this event has something of a reputation for those of us who regularly use #womenintech on Twitter and, generally, face little to no wait for our gender specific restroom in our offices. Unlike the […]

October 1, 2018

Sovrin at Rebooting the Web of Trust

This past week, Sovrin Foundation CTO Nathan George and Sovrin Security Maven Mike Lodder attended the seventh meeting of  Rebooting the Web of Trust (RWOT) in Toronto, Canada. The mission of RWOT is to share ideas, discuss important digital identity topics and write papers on the ideas and technologies being used to improve decentralization for […]

September 4, 2018

Community Spotlight: Self-Sovereign Identity Developer Meetup Takes DID for a Spin

The Utah Sovrin Meetup group recently hosted a Developer Brown Bag in Provo, UT that brought together developers from throughout the digital identity ecosystem. Software engineers from BYU’s Pico Labs and the Sovrin community came together with programmers and enthusiasts from companies like Evernym and ControlFusion to talk about Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs) and Pico Engines. […]