Digital Identity can mean different things for different people, places and purposes. In some places people do like being identified, while in others it is culturally avoided. There is a soft line between the right to identity, inclusion and privacy that must be sharply understood and safeguarded.
Join Alexandre as he will be delivering a glimpse of how Latin America has adopted digital identification technologies which has become an emerging and rapidly increasing trend in digital government systems.
He will paint a general picture of what is meant by digital identity and the diverse impacts it can have across geographies and sectors.
What you will learn:
With the recent advances in digital identity services around the world, come and gain an unique perspective on how digital identity is utilised in various international government agencies. Learn from practical examples that maximise the benefits of digital identity and how you can potentially apply them throughout your services.
Institute for Technology and Society of Rio de Janeiro
Alexandre is an engineer coordinating research and projects in Latin America about the uses of Digital Identification, Digital Government and blockchain for the public interest.