Alastair Treharne | Head Of Identity Risk And Standards
Government Digital Service UK | United Kingdom

Alastair Treharne, Head Of Identity Risk And Standards, Government Digital Service UK

Digital:ID - Day 1: Managing Secure and Reliable e-Government Solutions
"The challenges, learnings and opportunities for scaling digital identity in the UK economy"

Alastair has a background in business, political and security risk, working on UK and international initiatives across the government and private sector.
Alastair is an expert digital identity advisor to the Cabinet Office, including supporting the delivery of the UK’s national digital identity initiative. His role includes responsibility for the identity assurance standards relevant to the UK's digital identity initiative; the service's fraud prevention capability; working with civilian, law enforcement and security partners to understand and mitigate the business and technical risks and threats to the identity services.
Alastair has also been working with international partners in the EU, USA, Canada, Israel and Asia relating to interoperability of digital identity initiatives.  This has included working with European Commission eID activities; the US, Austrlian, New Zealand and Singaporean Governments; and the OECD, United Nations and World Bank


Day 1 @ 16:15

Managing Secure & Reliable e-Government Solutions

This session will be focused on different digital identity ecosystems and how these systems are linking citizens with important services. The speakers will explore how digital identities can be used for services such as healthcare and how government bodies and private companies can work together.
last published: 17/Jun/19 13:35 GMT
last published: 17/Jun/19 13:35 GMT

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