Digital:ID - Day 3: Keynote Session
"Skills of an Identity Professional"
What skills do identity professionals use on a daily basis? How long does it to feel confident as an identity professional? What projects are identity professionals working on in the coming year? Each year, IDPro conducts a survey to answer these questions and more. In this talk, Ian Glazer will share the results of 2019 IDPro Skills and Programs Survey, provide his analysis of the results, highlight popular areas within the digital identity management industry, and examine growth opportunities for identity professionals.
Ian Glazer is the Vice President for Identity, Privacy, and Data Governance Product Management, at Salesforce. His responsibilities include leading the product management team, product strategy and identity standards work. Prior to that, he was a research vice president and agenda manager on the Identity and Privacy Strategies team at Gartner, where he oversaw the entire team’s research. He is the founder and president of IDPro and works to deliver more services and value to the IDPro membership, raise funds for the organization, and help identity management professionals learn from one another. He was a founding member of the Management Council and Board of Directors for the US Identity Ecosystem Steering Group (IDESG) – the private-sector lead body described in the US National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace. During his decade plus time in the identity industry he has co-authored a patent on federated user provisioning, co-authored the Service Provisioning Markup Language (SPML) Version 2 specification, contributed to the System for Cross Domain Identity Management (SCIM) Version 2 specification, and is a noted blogger, speaker, and photographer of his socks.