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Thursday, November 28 • 15:00 - 16:30
WS 178 Human-centric Digital Identities

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Organizer: World Economic Forum, Geneva, Switzerland

In the world of growing digital interactions, what are individual-centric, scalable policies and practices on identity and data that create sustainable value to business, consumers and citizens?

Through a panel and a workshop with physical flipcharts we will:
  • Highlight good digital identity use cases such as seamless travel and health data exchange 
  • Broaden shared understanding of individual-centric principles on digital identity and data
  • Identify “lighthouse” activities and scalable, replicable best practices from around the world
  • Identify priority policy considerations that need multi-stakeholder dialogue and action

Panelists and Facilitators: 
  • Linda Bonyo, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, LawyersHub
  • Michael Bültmann, Managing Director, HERE Technologies
  • Sebastian Hufnagel, Government Affairs Manager EMEA, Dell
  • Dirk Woywod, Chief Technology Officer, Verimi 
  • Solana Larsen, Editor of the Internet Health Report, Mozilla
  • Solana Larsen, Editor of the Internet Health Report, Mozilla


  • Mark Spelman, Head of Thought Leadership, World Economic Forum 

Online Moderator: 

  • Cristian Duda, Lead, Digital Identitty, World Economic Forum 


  • Monika Glowacki, Research & Analysis Specialist, World Economic Forum 

Session Organizers
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Cristian Duda

Lead, Digital Identity, World Economic Forum

Thursday November 28, 2019 15:00 - 16:30 CET
Raum I