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Need to K(NO)W, day 2: David Birch, Nodes Awards, cybersecurity and more

May 16, 2017

The K(NO)W Identity Conference is in full swing, and day two has a a packed lineup that kicks off at 9 a.m. with a keynote from David Birch, and the presentation of the 2017 K(NO)W Nodes Awards.

As the director of innovation at Consult Hyperion, Birch is an internationally recognized thought leader in digital identity and digital money. Birch’s talk is entitled “On the Internet, No One Knows You’re a Fridge Pretending to Be a Dog.”

The author of “Identity is the New Money” has a new title on the way this year called “Before Babylon, Before Bitcoin: From money we understand to money that understands us.”

And to close the day, One World Identity will present the first-annual K(NO)W Nodes Awards, to recognize and celebrate the most compelling startups, individuals and identity innovations of the year.

Here’s the full agenda for day two of the K(NO)W Identity Conference:

  • 9-10 a.m. — Keynote with David Birch: On the Internet, no one Knows You’re a Fridge Pretending to be a Dog (Atrium)
  • 10:15-11 a.m. — Regulatory and Policy Options to Support Advances in Digital Identity (Oceanic AB)
  • 10:15-11 a.m. — The New Ideas in Access Control – Physical and Information Security in our Connected World (Atrium Ballroom A)
  • 10:15-11 a.m. — Automate! Automate! Automate! (Atrium Ballroom B)
  • 10:15-11 a.m. — Identity in Cybersecurity (Amphitheater)
  • 11:15 a.m.-12 p.m. — Dirty Money in a Digital World: Modernizing Approaches to KYC, AML and Terrorist Financing (Atrium Ballroom B)
  • 11:15 a.m.-12 p.m. — Facilitating e-Commerce in a World Where Everyone is a Merchant (Amphitheater)
  • 11:15 a.m.-12 p.m. — Creating Tiered Identity Models (Atrium Ballroom A)
  • 11:15 a.m.-12 p.m. — Modern Multi Factor Authentication (Oceanic AB)
  • 1:30-2:15 p.m. — Turning Risk and Compliance into a Competitive Advantage (Amphitheater)
  • 1:30-2:15 p.m. — Identity, Trust, User Experience, and the Sharing Economy (Atrium Ballroom A)
  • 1:30-2:15 p.m. — Personal Data: An Asset and a Liability (Atrium Ballroom B)
  • 1:30-2:15 p.m. — Identity Interoperability: Driving Collaboration and Standards (Oceanic AB)
  • 2:30-3:15 p.m. — Identity on Blockchains (Atrium Ballroom B)
  • 2:30-3:15 p.m. — Trust Frameworks: Their Critical Role in Governing Identity Systems and Allocating Liability (Oceanic AB)
  • 2:30-3:15 p.m. — Convenience, Security, and The Next Step for Biometrics (Amphitheater)
  • 2:30-3:15 p.m. — Payments in the Era of the Internet of Everything: Cracking the Identity Challenge (Atrium Ballroom A)
  • 3:30-4:15 p.m. — The Art and Science of Continuous Identity Verification (Atrium Ballroom A)
  • 3:30-4:15 p.m. — Breaking the Identity Theft to Fraud Cycle (Atrium Ballroom B)
  • 3:30-4:15 p.m. — Regulating Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Identity? (Amphitheater)
  • 3:30-4:15 p.m. — NIST Working Session – Draft Cybersecurity Framework V1.1 (Oceanic AB)
  • 4:30-5 p.m. — 2017 K(NO)W Nodes Awards (Atrium Hall)