Maarten Boender is a seasoned technology executive, innovator, and thought-leader in the realm of decentralized digital identities and verifiable credentials. As a co-founder of Sphereon.com, a leading software technology company, Maarten has spearheaded numerous groundbreaking initiatives and projects that have garnered attention from major government and corporate organizations worldwide.
Maarten actively contributes to INATBA (International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications) as a part of the decentralized Identity Workgroup. Their work has mainly been around the emerging eIDAS 2.0 framework, where he has been providing an essential business perspective.
At the Identity Week Europe 2023, Maarten will serve as a moderator and panel leader on the topic "ID in Blockchain". His extensive experience in decentralized digital identities and leadership in both business and technology domains will be invaluable for shaping the conversation. His goal is to facilitate open, informed discussions on the complexities, challenges, and potential solutions inherent in implementing blockchain technology in the field of identity management.