Nick Smaling of the jury: “What the jury finds interesting is that privacy is becoming important these days. Meeco stepped in their design and use privacy not only as a design principle but as their unique selling point. This differentiated them from the other nominees”
Skidentity, MobileID and Knowhow information were the other nominees for the Identity innovation award 2016.
(Mobile eID as a service) integrates various technical innovations in order to
bridge the gap between existing and emerging eID and cloud services, solving an
important practical problem on the path towards a “Trusted Cloud Europe”.
Consentua is a new Consent Management Service from KnowNow Information. It is an
innovative service that puts personal data in the users’ control. And has
been created to ensure that citizen privacy is at the forefront, while
recognizing that in a smart city, consensual information exchange will be of
Asan Imza ("Easy Signature" in Azeri) makes the lives of everyone in Azerbaijan easier and more secure. It offers citizens opportunities that didn't exist earlier, introducing them to the area of digital ID that leads to more innovation-driven society. Asan ?mza was brought to life on the basis of user needs, giving users comfort and security.
Good digital identity solutions are essential enablers of digital trust. We need solutions that are easy-to-use, privacy-friendly, cost-efficient and secure. This requires technological and business innovations in the world of digital identity. With this award, IDnext, EEMA and TDL recognize and support new innovations that shape the future of digital identities.
The identity innovation award jury consists of Nick Smaling (secretary IDnext), Roger Dean (director special projects EEMA), Frank Mulder (Chief Privacy Officer ABN AMRO), Jon Jones (President Trulioo), Marijke Salters (eIdentity expert), Amardeo Sarma (Manager Social Solutions Research Division NEC Labaratories) and Hubert Welleman (New Business Manager SIDN).