Authenticate 2020 will be a fully virtual experience, with compelling content and an interactive expo hall. Presentations will take place in morning and afternoon (PST) blocks over two weeks. Miss a session? Sessions will be on-demand immediately following airing.

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Virtual Expo Hall
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Lunch & Learn: FIDO 101

New to FIDO Authentication or just need a refresher? Attend this lunch & learn session to get up to speed on FIDO’s approach to strong user authentication – including details on how to consider and implement FIDO’s open specifications.
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Beyond PIV and CAC: Modern Authentication for the US Government

United States Government Agencies are required to use either Common Access Card (CAC) or Personal Identity Verification (PIV) cards to authenticate employees to official information systems. During a global pandemic or in other scenarios where authorized users do not have access to government furnished equipment (GFE) or cannot utilize ...
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Security Key Deployment for Political Organizations

EMILY’s List has moved to 100% security key for second factor with its staff. Mike will discuss building organizational buy-in, challenges for deployment, and best practices. Key Takeaway: Attendees will recognize the importance of key-based authentication and phishing mitigation for high risk organizations, getting over difficulties with staff who ...
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Deploying Passwordless Authentication for Employees at IBM

Digital transformation at large enterprises has resulted in the complete dissolution of the traditional corporate intranet and the cumbersome defense-in-depth safety measures that provided. Employees now routinely login to enterprise applications and systems via the open internet, meaning that the attack surfaces for corporate espionage are broad and always ...
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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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The Silicon RoT, Enabling Authentication from Person to Machine

Authentication underpins the security of many person to machine interactions, but what assurance exists for our authentication mechanisms? In this session, we’ll look at how Google uses a hardware root of trust in support of authentication for online accounts, data centers, and devices, and how we are working to ...
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9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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FIDO Certified Program: Benefits and Process

Thinking about developing FIDO products and getting certified? Join this session to learn all about FIDO certification, including the latest updates and answers to your most common questions.
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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The FIDO Fit for Identity Verification

Identity verification is an essential piece of the secure authentication puzzle, and validating a user’s identity with high assurance is an important aspect to account onboarding and account recovery when a FIDO device is lost or stolen. In this session, speakers will provide an update on FIDO’s identity verification ...
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Bringing FIDO Authentication to IoT

With a trillion internet-connected things on the horizon, the IoT industry grapples with efficient onboarding of devices and managing the security of these devices throughout their lifecycle. This session will provide a look at how the FIDO Alliance plans to help solve these challenges through new specifications and certifications.
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Yubico Presents: Creating an effective authentication strategy for a zero trust pandemic world

2020 has undoubtedly put enterprise security to the test. Forced to support a remote workforce practically overnight, many organizations have rushed to fill newly-discovered security gaps—all without hindering employee productivity and morale. The current environment has accelerated the need to implement a zero-trust architecture. Providing strong authentication that is ...
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Microsoft Presents: Success strategies for your strong authentication journey

Strong authentication reduces identity attacks by 99.9% and is a critical component to securing remote work. As with any deployment, there are several choices an enterprise needs to make for a smooth strong authentication deployment. For instance, IT needs to choose the right authentication methods for their diverse and ...
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Best Practices Implementing FIDO For Customer Authentication

You’re now convinced that implementing FIDO passwordless authentication for your customers makes sense for your organization, but where do you start? What are the considerations and best practices for a successful implementation? The good news is that many organizations have taken that journey, and are benefitting from providing their ...
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Journey towards Passwordless Authentication at CVS Health

Enablement of self-help through digital assets is important to our various lines of business and is crucial to our success. Safeguarding of member information is one of our core values. At CVS Health, we need an authentication platform that is both easy to use and secure. With FIDO2 we ...
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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The Right Mix: Moving to FIDO at Intuit

Millions of customers trust Intuit with their most sensitive financial information. With that in mind, Intuit rolled out FIDO Authentication on its mobile apps to provide additional layers of security while simultaneously making the user experience more convenient. Come to this session to learn all about Intuit’s approach to ...
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9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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How Password-less Takes Center Stage for Next Generation of Authentication

For the past 60 years, passwords have been the enterprises’ primary authentication method. The assumption that a particular person is the only one with access to that secret is no longer valid due to breaches and credential stuffing techniques that have increased exponentially as enterprises expose more services as ...
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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Why PNC puts FIDO at the Center of its Audacious new Digital Transformation

Under the visionary leadership of Sridhar Kotamraju, PNC Bank (already the 8th largest in the US) has embarked on a bold and comprehensive digital transformation, with cutting-edge identity assurance technology—and FIDO certification—at its core. With an audacious goal of cutting fraud and account takeovers to near zero, while simultaneously ...
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Target’s Journey towards Password-less Authentication

Target’s Identity & Access Management team constantly explores new technologies, solutions and techniques to improve and secure the team member login experience when accessing enterprise applications. The goal is to achieve a frictionless, yet secure login experience for hundreds of applications that are integrated with Target’s Single Sign on ...
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Nok Nok Presents: FIDO in Action…Real Deployments

As one of the 6 founders of the FIDO Alliance, Nok Nok has pioneered FIDO-based deployments with implementations across the globe with major brands including Intuit, NTT Docomo, T-Mobile, BBVA, Aflac, MUFG and many more. These organizations have each deployed our S3 Suite to tens of millions of their ...
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
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Lunch and Learn Session: Google’s OpenSK Initiative

Over the years due to the added features the CTAP2 protocol revisions have become increasingly sophisticated and harder to implement correctly. To help cope with this complexity we have developed a new security key test suite that we are excited to make public today. Over the last year, we ...
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1:55 PM - 2:30 PM
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Okta Presents: Moving beyond passwords with Okta: Balancing Security and Usability

Passwordless authentication is no longer a dream of the distant future. For consumers, everyday technologies such as Apple Face ID and Android Face Unlock allow users to access their devices password-free. And for the workforce, technologies like fingerprint readers, face recognition and mobile authenticator apps help to provide a ...
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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APIs Are Enablers: How the OpenID Financial-grade API (FAPI) is Driving Open Banking

Providing standards-based APIs for enabling access to financial data puts end-users in control of their financial data by letting them use the financial applications of their choosing to access and organize their financial lives. In 2017, the OpenID Foundation’s Financial-grade API (FAPI) working group published specifications enabling high-security API ...
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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Standards and the Future of Payments

As e-commerce grows as a percentage of total retail sales, so does fraud – and retailers are looking to adapt. With the Fraud Attack Index reporting that 1.5 million consumers whose accounts had already been compromised had additional accounts opened in their name, retailers need to consider identity verification ...
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9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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What do Regulators Want?

FIDO and other next-generation approaches to MFA have excited developers, product designers, and security professionals alike – but in many organizations, compliance professionals may have questions, and wonder how regulators will view the use of something “new” like FIDO. This session will dive into the ways that regulators around ...
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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The View from Europe: PSD2, GDPR, eIDAS

Join this session to hear from global regulatory experts on the latest with PSD2, GDPR and eIDAS in Europe — and how FIDO Authentication fits in.
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
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Authentication as an Enabler of Better Privacy

There are two sides to the digital authentication coin when it comes privacy; it helps mitigate privacy risks against unauthorized access to individuals’ information, but it also generates privacy risks such as tracking and profiling when not executed carefully. Public and private sectors have various levels of experience giving ...
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10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
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StrongKey Presents: The Economics of FIDO

FIDO is the most secure and easily adaptable piece of technology on the market, and for Compliance and IT Directors who want to prevent data breaches, it’s a no-brainer. Additionally, it is a solution that can help companies reduce expenses as well as increase profits. When companies use FIDO, ...
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
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Lunch and Learn Session: Deep Dive on Biometrics

Biometric user verification has become a popular way to replace passwords and PINs, but the lack of an industry-defined program to validate performance claims has led to concerns over variances in the accuracy and reliability of these solutions. FIDO Alliance’s Biometric Component Certification fills this gap by utilizing accredited ...
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Secret Double Octopus Presents: Welcome to the Passwordless Enterprise

Passwordless authentication is clearly becoming the preferred way to protect users’ identities due to its many advantages. But in hybrid enterprise environments, the shift can be very challenging. An organization wishing to adopt passwordless authentication must first consider three critical elements: user experience, security, and how well the solution ...
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Web Authentication: Enterprise Features & Other Level 2 Additions

Enterprise Attestation is a new feature of the W3C Web Authentication specification that gives companies new controls to manage authenticator deployments and the employees that use them. This session will dig into this improvement and additional new features such as PIN length and always authenticated.
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Democratizing WebAuthn for Developers and End Users

The stars have aligned, and the industry is finally reaching consensus on a viable set of standards that does not rely on passwords for authenticating users. That is a crucial accomplishment, but only the first step in the journey to bring the standard to the mainstream and benefit everyone. ...
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Driving Modern Passwordless Authentication: Citrix Workspace and Microsoft Azure Active Directory

In this session, Mark Howell and Jason Samuel will cover the new FIDO2 capabilities in Citrix Workspace and a high level “how-to get started” implementing this type of solution, from the products needed to the configurations required to make Modern Passwordless authentication a reality. This presentation will explain the ...
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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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Using FIDO with a Converged Access Smart Card for Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) & Identity Access Management (IAM)

FIDO can now be used with an all-day wearable to provide Converged Access for Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and Identity Access Management (IAM) in one Fingerprint Biometric Smart Card. This one Smart Card can serve as the user’s Identification Card, Digital Access MFA Device, and their Physical Access Card. The ...
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9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Scalable, Multi-Factor Authentication in the Netherlands

In this presentation, we will discuss two use-cases for large-scale multi-factor authentication in the Netherlands: one in higher education and research, and one in a government-to-citizen setting. Government Passwords are the most horrible and insecure authentication mechanism. It is near impossible to educate users on how to handle them ...
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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Secure and Frictionless Account Access at eBay

The identity and authentication landscape is rapidly evolving and using passwords as a primary means of authentication is no longer a reliable option. Existing solutions for better authentication are either too complex to adopt or difficult to use. FIDO as an authentication standard is trying to bridge this gap ...
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Account Recovery Best Practices

Ongoing regulatory and security imperatives are driving rapid adoption of strong authentication mechanisms to help protect user accounts. While this stands to greatly reduce fraud and protect the integrity of our networked economy, it does present new challenges in regards to how users manage their accounts – and in ...
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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Identiv Presents: The Critical Path Forward to Strong Remote Authentication

Keeping businesses operating during the pandemic era requires addressing the security challenges that remote workers bring to the table. IT leaders in every industry face the daunting task of keeping employees connected and information secure through scalable, cost-effective, user-friendly solutions. In this presentation, we will review the strategic challenges ...
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1:25 PM - 2:00 PM
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Street Cred: Increasing Trust in Passwordless Authentication

Good security gets out of the way of users while getting in the way of adversaries. Passwords fail on both accounts. Users feel the pain of adhering to complex password policies. Adversaries simply copy, break, or brute-force their way in. Why, then, have we spent decades with passwords as ...
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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FIDO in the Smart Card World

FIDO has already created a lot of impact within the secure authentication market. Dedicated industry players as wells as the end-customers itself are already aware on the need of strong authentication mechanisms. While currently the typical FIDO token – regardless whether it is USB, NFC, or BLE-based – targets ...
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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FIDO Authentication Use Cases: A Deep Dive

Authentication remains one of the unsolved problems on the modern Internet. Partly because it sits at the intersection of a bunch of very challenging subjects: crypto(graphy), user experience, social understanding (needs to be robust against social engineering and other human-factor attacks). This talk looks deeper into several FIDO/WebAuthn use ...
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9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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What is the Future of Authentication with PKI and FIDO2?

As the industry slowly begins its transition to FIDO2/WebAuthn integration, companies and government agencies will grapple with many questions. For the vast majority, the questions will focus on user experience, transition strategies, as well as operational and technical support questions. For those organizations that have a Public Key Infrastructure ...
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Can Machine Learning Finally Eliminate Passwords?

Replacing passwords with secure, friction-less authentication has been the Holy Grail for online security vendors. Many options have been tried with mixed results. With recent advances in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) we may be finally poised to deliver on this elusive promise. This talk provides a ...
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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RSA Presents: End-to-End Passwordless for Hybrid Deployments

FIDO authentication provides a convenient way to implement passwordless for SaaS and web-based applications, but how can organizations implement passwordless across legacy applications and a multitude of other systems and use cases? In this session, RSA and VMware will discuss multiple approaches to an enterprise-wide passwordless implementation and what ...
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Collaboration: A better experience

Users don’t care about the technology. They care about getting things done. It doesn’t matter how clever, or secure, or innovative the solution is: if the customer can get a better experience somewhere else, that’s where they’ll go. Without adoption, we fail. So what can we do to ensure ...
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Authenticate the World!

The world is racked by fake news, identity theft, piracy and counterfeiting. With AI-driven Deep Fakes on the rise, voice and face biometrics are under threat, but the even bigger problem is truth. How will people navigate the Digital Economy if they can’t tell fact from fiction? How can ...
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3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
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Is the Future Decentralized?

At its core, FIDO is the internet standard for client-to-server cryptographic authentication, whether that be via web, mobile, desktop, or IoT software. It has been said that software is eating the world, but is cryptography eating authentication? If so, what does that mean for stakeholders in a market simultaneously ...
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