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Entering our 25th year, ACT Canada is internationally recognized as the stakeholder association that drives payment evolution and digital identity. We help members understand complex issues, facilitate problem resolutions and filter the truth from market noise. ACT Canada takes a neutral and non-partisan approach to all issues, facilitating collaboration among issuers, brands, acquirers, merchants, regulators, Mobile Network Operators, solution providers, governments and other stakeholders. We help members protect their interests, advance their causes, build their business and grow the market.
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The BayPay Forum, a Silicon Valley-based international network composed of over 10,000 payment and commerce executives, entrepreneurs and investors from thousands of different companies, serves as a forum to connect members in identifying and understanding the emerging trends and innovations in the industry.
For more details visit: www.baypayforum.com
The Document Security Alliance (DSA) is a consortium of government agencies, private industry and academia formed to identify methods of improving security documents and related procedures to help combat the growing acts of fraud, terrorism, illegal immigration, identity theft, and other criminal acts.
DSA members draw upon a wide range of knowledge and detailed technical disciplines to accomplish this goal. The group is committed to develop and provide recommendations to appropriate federal and state government agencies and government policymakers to improve the security of identification cards, travel documents and currency.
Find out more at www.documentsecurityalliance.com
Established in 1987, EEMA is an independent, non-profit European business community engaged in understanding digital risk by developing relationships through discussion and debate on cutting edge issues. EEMA organizes frequent networking opportunities throughout Europe, providing forums for members and non-members to share and leverage best practices. As well as contributing to key EC identity and security projects, EEMA provides opportunities to share and discover the latest legislation and technology trends and their implications through listening to and meeting digital enterprise professionals and experts, senior EC and other government officials, in a vibrant networking environment. EEMA members may also benefit from collaborating, sponsoring and participating in activities and projects as well as influencing business relationships. EEMA also offers accreditations and maintains personal and company certifications.
Find out more at: www.eema.org
GlobalPlatform defines and develops specifications to facilitate the secure deployment and management of multiple embedded applications on secure chip technology. Its standardized infrastructure empowers service providers to develop services once and deploy across different markets, devices and channels. GlobalPlatform’s security and privacy parameters enable dynamic combinations of secure and non-secure services from multiple providers on the same device, providing a foundation for market convergence and innovative new cross-sector partnerships.
GlobalPlatform is the international industry standard for trusted end-to-end secure deployment and management solutions. The technology’s widespread global adoption across finance, mobile/telecom, government, premium content, automotive, healthcare, retail and transit sectors delivers cost and time-to-market efficiencies to all. GlobalPlatform supports the long-term interoperability and scalability of application deployment and management through its secure chip technology open compliance program.
As a non-profit, member-driven association, GlobalPlatform has cross-market representation from all continents. 130+ members contribute to technical committees and market-led task forces.
Find out more at: www.globalplatform.org
OASIS is a non-profit consortium that drives the development,
convergence and adoption of open standards for the global information
society. OASIS promotes industry consensus and produces worldwide
standards for security, Internet of Things, cloud computing, energy,
content technologies, emergency management, and other areas. OASIS
open standards offer the potential to lower cost, stimulate
innovation, grow global markets, and protect the right of free choice
of technology. OASIS members broadly represent the marketplace of
public and private sector technology leaders, users and influencers.
The consortium has more than 5,000 participants representing over 600
organizations and individual members in more than 65 countries.
Find out more at: www.oasis-open.org
The Secure Identity Alliance is dedicated to supporting sustainable worldwide economic growth and prosperity through the development of trusted digital identities and the widespread adoption of secure eServices.
The Alliance offers leadership and advisory services to governments and other public bodies; supporting the implementation of digital ID projects to accelerate the wide range of economic, public health, electoral and sustainability opportunities offered by the shift to digital service provision.
The Alliance brings together public, private and non-government organizations to foster international collaboration on Digital ID challenges and the issues of data security, citizen privacy, identity, authentication and more.
The Alliance plays a key role in sharing best practice and uncovering the new generation of eIdentity and eDocument technologies crucial to building the trusted framework on which to drive eGovernment, and global economic growth, forward.
More information at www.secureidentityalliance.org
The industry’s premier silicon-based security partner program - The Silicon Trust is a well established marketing program for smart card solutions with high visibility in the worldwide government and
identification (ID) markets. It was set up in the year 2000 as a key partner platform for international companies aiming at promoting the use of silicon-based security in a broad variety of applications.
With more than 20 companies along the value chain, the Silicon Trust forms a strong community of like-minded companies. The driving force behind the Silicon Trust are the three executive board partners: Gemalto, Giesecke & Devrient and Infineon Technologies, supported by the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) and the Fraunhofer Research Institution in the Silicon Trust advisory board.
Find out more at: silicontrust.wordpress.com/
SIMalliance is the global, non-profit industry association which simplifies aspects of hardware-based device security to drive the creation, deployment and management of secure mobile services. The organisation promotes the essential role of a dedicated tamper resistant hardware module in delivering secure mobile applications and services across all devices that can access wireless networks. By identifying and addressing related technical issues, and both clarifying and recommending existing technical standards relevant to the implementation of hardware security, the SIMalliance aims to facilitate and accelerate delivery of secure mobile applications globally.
SIMalliance members represent 90% of the global SIM card market. As such, the SIMalliance’s membership is responsible for delivering the most widely distributed secure application delivery platform in the world (UICC/SIM/USIM).
SIMalliance members are Card Centric Solutions, Eastcompeace, Gemalto, Giesecke & Devrient, Incard, Kona I, Morpho, Oasis Smart SIM, Oberthur Technologies, VALID, Watchdata, Wuhan Tianyu and XH Smartcard (Zhuhai) Co. Ltd.
SIMalliance Strategic Partners are Comprion, Linxens and Movenda.
Find out more at: www.simalliance.org
Since its establishment in 1992 to understand and promote a rapidly emerging smart card industry, Smartex has developed the foremost group of forums in that market. Today, it operates an international network of professional, membership-based associations concerned with smart cards, biometrics and RFID technologies. Global membership currently approaches 400 companies in the UK, Africa, Central Eastern Europe and the Asia Pacific.
Find out more at: www.smartex.com