Evernym Accelerator Program: A Global Community Building the Future of Identity with Sovrin

  Last month, self-sovereign identity (SSI) pioneer, Evernym, launched an Accelerator Program to encourage the widespread adoption of SSI. The Accelerator Program provides a collaborative forum for organizations to learn the technical, business and policy-related implications for SSI so that they can deploy decentralized identity solutions as quickly as possible. Participants also gain direct access … Read moreEvernym Accelerator Program: A Global Community Building the Future of Identity with Sovrin

Sovrin Welcomes EBPI, lab10 collective, Spark, and Swisscom Blockchain as Founding Stewards

We’re excited to welcome the European Business Process Institute (EBPI), lab10 collective, Spark, and Swisscom Blockchain as Founding Stewards. These organizations join more than 50 Sovrin Stewards who span software experts, telecom and IT giants, NGOs, blockchain experts and financial institutions. Sovrin Stewards share a common belief in self-sovereign identity (SSI) as a public utility … Read moreSovrin Welcomes EBPI, lab10 collective, Spark, and Swisscom Blockchain as Founding Stewards

Announcing Public Review of the Sovrin Governance Framework V2

The Sovrin Foundation is pleased to announce the beginning of the public review period for the Sovrin Governance Framework V2. As the “constitution” of the Sovrin Network, this set of documents specifies the purpose, principles, and policies that govern Sovrin as a global public utility for self-sovereign identity. The first version of the Sovrin Governance … Read moreAnnouncing Public Review of the Sovrin Governance Framework V2

Press Release: Sovrin Foundation, Ontology and Evernym Collaborate on Interoperable Decentralized Identity Networks

Today we are excited to announce a collaborative partnership with Evernym and Ontology to co-develop our blockchain-based technologies, together helping advance self sovereign digital identity for all. This work aims to support the interoperability of our respective digital identity networks and we hope to eventually provide a seamless identity management experience for identity holders worldwide. … Read morePress Release: Sovrin Foundation, Ontology and Evernym Collaborate on Interoperable Decentralized Identity Networks

Podcast: Sovrin on State of Identity

Sovrin Foundation Board of Trustees Chair Phil Windley recently spoke with “State of Identity” podcast host Cameron D’Ambrosi about self-sovereign identity and how the Sovrin Network is helping redefine digital identity for individuals and institutions alike. Phil and Cameron explore the concept of SSI, the technical hurdles to achieve SSI, and how the Sovrin Network … Read morePodcast: Sovrin on State of Identity

Use Case Spotlight: Collaboration and Interoperability on Sovrin

One of the greatest aspects of open source technology is the way it unites companies and organizations across the globe to collaborate and help solve shared problems. Sovrin is thrilled to see a recent example of such a collaboration called Job-Creds. This project was led by Sovrin Stewards ATB Financial, Evernym, and IBM and aims … Read moreUse Case Spotlight: Collaboration and Interoperability on Sovrin

Sovrin Named a Top Infrastructure Builder by OWI

One World Identity (OWI) is an independent advisory firm that helps business leaders, governments, and investors stay ahead of market trends. In August, OWI released its latest research on blockchain in a whitepaper titled, “Blockchain and Identity in 2018: A Year of Promise and Pilots.” The paper highlights 18 companies and organizations at the forefront … Read moreSovrin Named a Top Infrastructure Builder by OWI

Newest Steward is the first African bank to join Sovrin Foundation

Please join us in welcoming one of our newest Sovrin Stewards Absa Group, the first African bank and second company from Africa to join the organization. Absa Group is one of Africa’s largest diversified financial services groups with presence in 12 countries on the continent and with more than 42,000 employees. It offers products and … Read moreNewest Steward is the first African bank to join Sovrin Foundation