SOURCE: The FIDO Alliance

The FIDO Alliance

February 06, 2014 14:33 ET

The FIDO Alliance Invites Business and Technical Professionals to Discuss FIDO Specifications for Universal Strong Authentication

The FIDO Alliance Welcomes All Organizations to Learn More About New Open Industry-Standards for Simpler, Stronger Online Authentication

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 6, 2014) - FIDO Alliance (Fast IDentity Online) (

On Friday, February 14, 2014, at the Garden Court Hotel, Downtown Palo Alto, the FIDO Alliance will host business personnel, architects, developers, and technical planners involved in their organizations' information security and authentication, to learn more about the future of online authentication. Attendees can participate in hands-on demonstrations of FIDO Ready™ products and prototypes. Before lunch, there will be a series of general information sessions ideal for a business audience, followed in the afternoon by in-depth technical sessions detailing FIDO UAF (Universal Authentication Framework) and FIDO U2F (Universal 2nd Factor) authentication protocols, and concluding with a panel to discuss how these technologies may fit into your organization's roadmap.

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Who Should Attend: 

  • Business personnel with responsibility for their organization's information security
  • Architects, developers, and technical planners involved in the development and/or deployment of authentication technologies
  • Those who want to understand if their organization should join the Alliance and/or how they can take advantage of the FIDO specifications now to achieve better authentication that is more secure, private and easier-to-use

FIDO Alliance Attendees:

  • FIDO Alliance leaders and members of FIDO Alliance Technical, Privacy, Certification, and Marketing Working Groups
  • FIDO Alliance leaders will speak at the event to explain the FIDO Alliance and answer questions about what the group has already accomplished and the state of FIDO standards development.

Garden Court Hotel, in Downtown Palo Alto
520 Cowper Street 
Palo Alto, CA 94301

Friday, February 14, 2014
Presentations and Discussion: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM (business sessions will end at 1:30 PM, following lunch)
Luncheon: Noon

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