“Identity for Good” Program Helps Provide SSI to NGOs and Nonprofits

We’ve teamed up with Evernym, in collaboration with the World Economic Forum, to form Identity For Good, an initiative to provide non-governmental agencies (NGOs) and nonprofit organizations with free access to the latest tools, technology, and expertise surrounding self-sovereign identity (SSI). This December, five organizations will be chosen by a panel of judges, to participate … Read more“Identity for Good” Program Helps Provide SSI to NGOs and Nonprofits

Use Case Spotlight: Truu, Using Sovrin to Provide Trusted Digital Identity for Doctors

Manreet Nijjar and Henry Goodier became doctors to provide critical care and give support to individuals in need – from cancer diagnoses to life saving operations. They believe the best care is given when trust exists between two entities such as a patient and a healthcare professional; a physician and a hospital; or healthcare organizations. … Read moreUse Case Spotlight: Truu, Using Sovrin to Provide Trusted Digital Identity for Doctors

Use Case Spotlight: iRespond, Using Sovrin to Provide NGOs with Trusted Digital Identity Systems

Iris scans are considered the most accurate and reliable means to biometrically identify an individual. Patient identification, for example, is one of the biggest impediments to global healthcare delivery and to the NGOs working with underserved populations. Data integrity is also essential to clinical trials, which are often at risk for patient co-enrollment. iRespond is … Read moreUse Case Spotlight: iRespond, Using Sovrin to Provide NGOs with Trusted Digital Identity Systems

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, IBM, and Workday, and … Read moreUse Case Spotlight: Collaboration and Interoperability on Sovrin

Sovrin Stewards: Helping Create Self-Sovereign Identity for All

The Sovrin Foundation’s mission is to provide people and organizations with access to self-sovereign digital identity, and it does this by building, administering, and promoting a global, decentralized, public identity utility called the Sovrin Network. One group that is central to Sovrin’s success is the Sovrin Stewards.   Stewards form a crucial community within the … Read moreSovrin Stewards: Helping Create Self-Sovereign Identity for All

Steward Spotlight: IBM

IBM is among the world’s biggest contributors to open blockchain development and has a long history of research and innovation in emerging technologies. That is why it may come as no surprise that the company is among Sovrin’s Stewards. Today we talk to Dan Gisolfi, DE and CTO for Trusted Identity at IBM, about how … Read moreSteward Spotlight: IBM

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