The 40th REFEDS meeting will be held on Sunday 16th June 2019 as part of TNC19. Join the discussion on the #refeds channel on Slack. Sign up at: Registration is OPEN.

The meeting will be held in the Woodblock Hall,Tallinn Creative Hub (Kultuurikatel).

09:00 – 09:20ArriveAllFind your seat, grab a coffee, find old friends
09:20 – 09:40REFEDS UpdateNicole Harris and Heather FlanaganGeneral Update on REFEDS Activities
09:40 – 10:30REFEDS Working Group UpdatesWorking Group ChairsUpdates from the Working Groups
10:30 – 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:20FIM4R UpdateTom Barton and Dave KelseyStatus update from FIM4R, progress and next steps.
11:20 – 11:35AARC RetrospectiveLicia FlorioA look back at the achievements of AARC as the project draws to a close.
11:35 – 11:50Introducing FIM4LPeter Gietz and Barbara Monticini
Introduction to the FIM4L community: federated identity management for libraries.
11:50- 12:05Moonshot UpdateStefan PaetowAn update on the Moonshot project.
12:05 – 12:20AAF Verification Service AAF / SheerIDThe AAF Verification service (VerifID) launched in late 2018. The service is a lightweight API which allows commercial organisations sto verify if they are staff, student and get a Y/N response, ensuring privacy preservation.
12:20 – 12:30OpenAthens WAYF FinderJane CharltonAn introduction to the OpenAthens Discovery Service “WAYFfinder”.
12:30 – 14:00Lunch
14:00 – 15:00Baseline: Where do we go from here?Tom Barton et al
InCommon have had a lot of success with the introduction of their “baseline” programme which is pushing maturity in federation entities. What can we learn from this and how can we replicate within the community?
15:00 – 15:30Future of federations in a Webauth worldHeather FlanaganWhat is the future of federations in a Webauth world If IdPs don’t get on board with releasing attributes?
15:30 – 16:00Break
16:00 – Update TBCUpdates from the team covering:
  • mRules
  • mEdit
  • SAML2jwt
  • GUIdP
16:30 – 17: 30 Lightning Talks TBC
  • NGI Trust. Brook Schofield.
  • REFEDS Distinguished Engineer 1
  • REFEDS Distinguished Engineer 2
  • EduID – Forging one student identity. Maarten KremersF-ticks for eduGAIN. Mario Reale.
  • Fast and secure issuance of digital certificates through the Brazilian Identity Federation CAFe. Jean Carlo Fastino.
  • Your talk here.
  • Your talk here.
  • “I made a survey to find out why women weren’t attending REFEDS. You’ll never guess what happened next…” Nicole Harris