Trust & Identity Meeting 2023

Tuesday 9. May 2023, 13:15 - 16:45
Location:              Universität Bern, Main Building
Additional Info:    Community-Event, on-site only
Stand-up Lunch:   11:30 - 13:15 (registration needed)




Welcoming & Introduction
  • Start into an interesting, trust- and identity-focused afternoon
Where efficiency meets privacy!
  • Community co-creation:
    From proof of concept to a data privacy compliant e-signing solution
  • Overview of SWITCHsign and its features to protect your confidential documents
Welcoming visitors & building bridges to edu-ID
  • Current state of eduroam in Switzerland
  • Welcoming visitors with eduroam Visitor Access (eVA)
  • Joining forces: eduroam with edu-ID (guest speaker, tbc)
The established, in the context of new
  • State of the Swiss Authentication and Authorization Infrastructure (AAI)
  • Information on the basics of AAI & edu-ID that every organization
    and service administrator needs to know.
  • SAML & OIDC in the context of edu-ID
  • Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) in change
The not-so-secret future features of edu-ID
  • Passkey: A buzzword that hopefully improves security
  • User Experience: Not only shiny, but also visibly functional
  • European Student Identifier (ESI):
    One of our contributions to simplify student mobility
Trust & Identity:
E-ID & Self-Sovereign Identity
  • Building bridges between edu-ID and E-ID
  • Current activities of TRID regarding E-ID in Switzerland and EU
  • Where does the E-ID stand and what awaits us next?
Q&A and Closing  

 At the end of the event, participants are invited to stay for networking.



Registration is mandatory for attending the on-site meeting.
Go to the registration form


Target Audience

The event is intended for people from the higher education community who would like to gain insight into Trust & Identity services and activities. Topics in edu-ID as well as Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) will be covered, but also other exciting activities in the areas of eduroam, PKI, electronic signatures and more.

We are looking forward to lively discussions, exchange of ideas and inspirations.