AGENDA


Day One - 7 August 2018

TIME TOPIC
  OPENING PLENARY
9:00 Opening remarks by Chair
9:10 MINISTERIAL OPENING KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Advancing Australia’s cyber security through partnerships between government, business and research

The Hon. Angus Taylor , Minister for Law Enforcement and Cyber Security
9:20 Creating a citizen-centric, digital-experience platform?
  • Creating a converged digital experience platform that supports “any device, any location, any time”
  • Moving from a forms-based paradigm to a Conversation AI Platform
  • The value proposition for Virtual Assistants in the citizen-facing digital channel – good for citizens, good for government
Charles McHardie,  A/g CIO, Department of Human Services
9:50 How to turbocharge your data transformation
  • How US federal data was improved
  • Research insights into federal grant reporting (worth over $600 billion in revenue), and how the US is working towards automating grantees’ compliance burden
  • Discussion on bringing system-wide transparency for government agencies
Hudson Hollister , President, Data Coalition, Board of Directors, Data Foundation (USA)
10:10 Morning tea, exhibition exploration, and expo main stage presentations
  DIGITAL ID – “PUBLIC-PRIVATE” STREAM
10:50 Digital identity around the world — emerging public/private models

David Birch , Author, Advisor & Commentator on Digital Financial Services
11:10 International case study – how to integrate standards and manage interoperability across geographic borders
  • How do we ensure interoperability of standards between the public and private sector
  • What were the key learnings from the Gov.Uk Verify experience
  • eIDAs regulation regarding cross border eID in the EU and can this be applied to Australia?
  • Are there lessons from Asia and the developing world?
Adam Cooper , Chief Architect, UK Verify & Technical Architect, Government Digital Service (UK)
11:30
A new whole-of-economy approach
 
How government can take advantage of new technologies and the emerging digital identity market to meet the evolving needs and expectations of New Zealand citizens.

Alan Bell , Director Digital Identity, Department of Internal Affairs (NZ)
11:50 Delivering portable, economy wide digital identity
  • A principles based approach to digital identity
  • Creating customer pull
  • Planning for competition and innovation
Victoria Richardson , Chief Strategy Officer, Australian Payments Network
12:10 How digital identity prevents fraud online
  • Role of digital identity in commerce interactions
  • How digital identity contributes to a layered approach to securing payments
  • Values to the Consumer and the Merchant
Charlie Walton , Senior Vice President, Digital Identity, Mastercard
12:30 In a digital world, your physical identity matters!
  • Australia & the world are rolling out Digital Identity & Biometrics solutions at an increasing rate
  • Digital licenses
  • E-Passports
  • Biometric scanning
  • Digital solutions must be verifiable to your physical Identity & identity documents?
  • With increased importance on the physical identity documents as a lynchpin, why is document security not being improved?
  • The problem of identity theft
  • What can be done to protect your physical identity documents from identity theft?
  • How can we verify the digital and the physical?
Stephen Pratt , MD, A/NZ, Kurz
12:50 Lunch, exhibition exploration, and expo main stage presentations
14:30 PANEL discussion: what does the private sector need from government?

Moderator:
David Birch , Author, Advisor & Commentator on Digital Financial Services

Panellists:
Alan Bell , Director Digital Identity, Department of Internal Affairs (NZ)
Victoria Richardson , Chief Strategy Officer, Australian Payments Network
Andre Boysen , Chief Identity Officer, Securekey (CANADA)
Cindy Nicholson , Director – Strategic Accounts Digital Innovation, Optus
Charlie Walton , Senior Vice President, Digital Identity, Mastercard
Allan Foster , VP, ForgeRock & President, Kantara Initiative (USA)
15:10 PANEL discussion: A state government perspective

Cassandra Meagher , Identity Lead, ServiceVictoria
Nick Condon , Head of Digital Citizen Services, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Government of South Australia
Christian Wood , Director, Strategic Initiatives, Service NSW
15:30 Afternoon tea, exhibition exploration, and expo main stage presentations
  CLOSING PLENARY
16:10 Data is to Oil as the Internet is to ...what?
 

They say data is the new 'crude oil' - the defining raw material of the emerging digital economy. But the Internet is still a Wild West. What cyber infrastructure is needed to safeguard data supply chains? And what can we learn about data provenance from the past decade of identity management and privacy law reform?

Stephen Wilson, Digital Identity Innovator & Analyst, Lockstep Group
16:30
Data analytics and automation with artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Why government is challenged by AI and automation
  • How to unleash the potential of AI in data analytics
  • Discover the unique practical applications of AI in government service delivery
Professor Toby Walsh , Professor of Artificial Intelligence, UNSW
16:50 Will robots need passports? Extending the digital id across the Internet of Things (IoT)
 

Twenty five years ago, on the internet nobody knew you were a dog. Now they don’t know if you’re a fridge pretending to be a dog. Pretty soon they won’t know if you’re a bot pretending to be a fridge pretending to be a dog. In a world of fake identities and fake news, where it is your car’s braking system getting hacked not your credit card, we need to up the priority of digital identity and we need to develop digital identity infrastructure for people, things and bots. This presentation sets out a practical model for digital identity and explores how we might make progress in solving some the key problems.

David Birch, Author, Advisor & Commentator on Digital Financial Services (UK)
17:10
Networking drinks
 


Day Two - 8 August 2018

TIME STREAM A: AUTHENTICATION STREAM B: DIGITAL LICENCES STREAM C: SEAMLESS TRAVELLER
9:00 Taking friction out to the economy- making digital identity work at global scale

Canada has made significant strides in advancing its digital identity infrastructure in the last decade. It started with an authentication service supported by the national banks for online government services. As the service has gained traction other online players in the economy have joined in to make the service work even better by a simple and trustworthy way to register for services with low cost and high integrity for business. Key ingredients in this success include Privacy by Design and Blockchain.

Andre Boysen , Chief Identity Officer, Securekey (CANADA)
Mobile Driver Licenses…in time, perhaps the most commonly used ID on Earth
  • A brief history of DLs around the world
  • A look into where the standardization started and has been working towards
  • Solving the ‘pain-points’ we have due to our reliance on physical documents (memorization of myriad of variants in circulation at any given time, binding of holder to credential, protection of information)
  • Managing and understanding the paradigm shift in a move from physical to electronic credentials
  • Potential is almost limitless with applications that could benefit from a higher trusted credential…what the future might look like.
Geoff Slagle , Director, American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (USA)
ePassport current functions and capabilities, and future technology developments and online application

David Chadwick , Director, Passport Standards and Biometrics Section, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
9:20
PANEL discussion: self-sovereign identity and blockchain – future directions

Katryna Dow , CEO, Meeco
Andre Boysen, Chief Identity Officer, Securekey
Emma Poposka , Co-Founder & CEO, Brontech
Katherine Noall , CEO, Sphere Identity (NZ)
John Phillips, Partner, 460 Degrees
Standardising secure and interoperable Mobile Drivers’ Licences - successful innovation and collaboration goes global 

Arjan Geluk , Principal Advisor, Software & Security, UL (Netherlands)
PANEL Discussion – How close are we to end-to-end seamless travel across borders? Examining the Seamless Traveller Program

Speakers to be announced
9:40  
Launch of the mobile drivers' licence in Iowa
 
Mark Lowe,  Director, Iowa Department of Transportation (USA)
 
10:00
PKI as nature intended – The FIDO Alliance
 
The FIDO Alliance is the strongest broadest identity industry group ever seen, encompassing multiple platforms and many consumer giants.
  • the importance of personal hardware
  • new benchmarks for biometrics
  • the new WebAuthN browser standard
Stephen Wilson, Digital Identity Innovator & Analyst, Lockstep Group
Reviewing the mySA.gov.au Digital Licensing Program from pilot to launch
  • Key learnings and overcoming challenges
  • Using agile methodology to complete the project
  • Enabling ease of use and popularity to create an opt-in framework and service delivery platform
Nick Condon , Head of Digital Citizen Services, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Government of South Australia
 
10:20 Morning Tea (40 minutes)
 
  ROUNDTABLES
11:00 Delegates will select their roundtables ahead of the event – choosing the topic that is most pertinent to their role and their enterprise. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to share your own experiences and take a deep dive into your most pressing issues facing your team. Bring the team, split up, ask questions, get answers and compare notes back at the office. This is knowledge sharing and intelligence gathering on a whole new level.

Attend up to 3 x 30 min roundtable topics.
12:50 Lunch, exhibition exploration, and expo main stage presentations
 
 
TIME STREAM A: PRIVACY STREAM B: PRODUCT DESIGN & DELIVERY STREAM C: FINTECH
14:20 Do you really need to know who I am?
  • Explaining the differences between identity/access/authentication
  • Defining meaningful consent
Katryna Dow , CEO & Founder, Meeco
Business needs
 
Cindy Nicholson , Director – Strategic Accounts Digital Innovation, Optus
Security/identity challenges confronting the financial sector

Gary Blair, CEO and Principal Consultant, Imali ; Cyber, Identity, Privacy & Oxford Martin Associate, The Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre (UK) & Former Founding CEO and Executive Director, Australian Cyber Security Research Institute
14:40
Interconnected Identity – transforming for a millennial led, trust crisis and cyber physical world
 
How demographic change underpins the way we think about disruption in terms of disintermediation, disaggregation and dematerialisation
Adapting identity to interconnect trust to fit with our digital lives
Fusing identity, privacy and security for a cyber physical technological environment
 
Rocky Scopelliti,  Futurologist
  PANEL: Open banking, the consumer data right and digital identity

Moderator: Lance Blockley, MD, Initiatives Group
Scott Farrell, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons
Gary Blair, Edith Cowan University Security Research Institute and Director, Australian Cyber Security Research Institute
Joanne Cooper, MD & Founder, ID Exchange
David Watts, Professor, Information & Policy, La Trobe University Law School
15:00
Get a warrant: we can and must have both privacy and security, not one to the exclusion of the other
 
Ann Cavoukian , Distinguished Expert in Residence, Privacy by Design Centre & Three-Term Commissioner, Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario (Canada)
Accessibility and digital IDs
  • Digital IDs, like other digital services, will assist many people with disability who might find the physical world difficult
  • The range of abilities we all experience can impact our interactions with digital technologies
  • Accounting for accessibility in your product design and development makes digital services easier for everyone to use
Dr Andrew Arch , Web Accessibility Expert, Intopia Digital
 
15:20
Data protection and digital identity: Compatibilities and Incompatibilities
  • is there a right to identity?
  • what about anonymity?
  • does digital identity enhance trust?
David Watts , Professor, Information & Policy, La Trobe University Law School and Task Force leader on Big Data and Open Data for the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy & data protection adviser to UN Global Pulse
Rethinking identity in the digital age
 
The digital age presents a unique opportunity to rethink how we prove identity. This presentation explores new approaches that protect the privacy of individuals, reduce friction and yet increase the confidence around someone’s identity. This will be linked into Australia Post’s Digital iD™ offering with an update on some of the progress made as organisations integrate with the solution.
 
Cameron Gough , GM & Founder Digital ID, Australia Post Australia Post
PANEL : What’s the world going to look like in the future?
 
Panelists:
Katryna Dow, CEO, Meeco
Panelists TBA
15:40 CLOSE OF CONFERENCE