The 35th REFEDS meeting will be held on Monday 29th May 2017 in conjunction with TNC17 in Linz, Austria.

Registration is OPEN.

Time Activity Speakers Description
09:00 – 09:30 REGISTRATION
09:30 – 10:00 REFEDS Overview  Nicole Harris  An overview of REFEDS developments in the year so far.
10:00 – 10:30 Rediscovering Central Discovery Brook Schofield Despite attempts at standardisation such as the NISO Espresso work and the REFEDS Discovery Guide, implementations of discovery by many Service Providers are poor.  Is it time to look at a new central discovery service?
10:30 – 11:00 BREAK
11:00 – 12:15 Working Group Updates

  • ORCID;
  • OIDCre;
  • Sirtfi;
  • IoLR;
  • Entity Categories;
  • Assurance.
12:15 – 12:30 Code of Conduct Update Mikael Linden An update on the 2nd version of the GÉANT Code of Conduct
12:30 – 14:00 LUNCH
14:00 – 15:30 Federation Updates

  • SWAMID Key Rollover – lessons learned;
  • UK federation – API developments;
  • AAF Update.
15:30 – 16:00 BREAK
16:00 – 16:20 Self-Assessment Tool (SAT)  Henri Mikkonen SAT is a tool for federations to check / increase adoption of SIRTFI and the REFEDS minimum assurance profile. Also, many other kinds of surveys can be implemented with the tool.
16:20 – 16:40 User Driven Identity Systems Davide Vaghetti the eduKEEP team will present and discuss an overview of user driven identity systems (SWISS edu-ID and SWEDISH eduID being the current terms of reference).
16:40 – 17:00 AARC Update Licia et al Update on the AARC Project
17:00 – 17:20 Supporting the Provisioning of Campus IdPs Mario Reale An overview of the work to evaluate a potential GÉANT Platform for supporting the provisioning of Campus IdPs.
17:20 – 17:30 Meeting Close Nicole Harris AOB, Suggestions, Proposals etc.