Submissons wanted for Novay Digital Identity Award 2012

Novay will for the third year grant an award to an innovation in the area of digital identity. Previous winners are Edentiti (in 2011), and Ziggur (in 2010). The award ceremony will be at the IDentity.Next 2012 (un)conference (20-21 November, The Hague, NL). For details on the award, see below. Please do submit your innovation! And please do suggest others to submit if you think they are good candidates for the award. For information you can contact me.

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Submissions wanted for Novay Digital Identity Award 2012

On November 20-21, the Novay Digital Identity Award will be granted to the best new concept or product concerning digital identity. The award is part of the conference Identity.Next’12 in The Hague. With the award, Identity.Next and ICT research institute Novay want to recognize and support new developments that are shaping the future of digital identity. Submissions are welcome until October 19th.

The conference on November 20-21 (2012)is organized by the IDentity.Next association, a non-profit organization on Digital Identity. Identity.Next will bring a program with top experts, professionals and industry stakeholders to discuss the world around Digital Identity and best practice.

The conference program will consist of debates, workshops, and presentations in four tracks: ‘Social consumer’, ‘Mobile-me’, ‘Private Eye, ‘eCitizen’, ’Own (y)our data’ and ‘Up in the air’.

The award winning concept should relate to one of these themes. Innovative concepts, projects and products on digital identity for the award can be submitted until October 19.

Submissions will be judged by a jury consisting of Kevin Cox (founder Edentity, winner 2011), John Hermans (partner with KPMG), Leendert Bottelberghs (Head of Business Development – Marktplaats, eBay Classifieds Group) and Hermen van der Lugt (chair of the jury and CEO of Novay).

Criteria include innovativeness (technological as well as business model), success & impact, how the privacy aspect is dealt with and added value for users and for stakeholders.

For more information, including jury members, factsheet and submission form, see:

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