MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Center for Identity to Host Third Annual ID360: The Global Forum on Identity

April 2, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas — Data storage, mobile threats, security breaches and growing concerns among consumers are the focus of the third annual ID360: The Global Forum on Identity.

Event: ID360: The Global Forum on Identity

When: April 9-10, 2014

Where: AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
1900 University Ave., Austin, Texas 78705

Background: The Center for Identity will host the third annual ID360 at The University of Texas at Austin, bringing together thought leaders from every angle of identity management including researchers, industry leaders, policy makers and technologists.

The security breach at Target, among others, and concerns about government surveillance put identity management and protection in the national headlines. With this year’s theme, “Identity: Cradle to Grave,” ID360 will tackle the management of identity theft, fraud and privacy over the lifetime of individuals, businesses and devices.

This year’s forum will also feature the announcement of a new partnership between the Center for Identity and the State of Texas. This partnership represents the largest state-level investment in identity fraud research, and it will educate and arm the general public with best practices for identity protection.

ID360 will feature executives and senior staff members from the AARP, CSID, Gemalto, HID Global, IBM, LexisNexis, Lifelock, MorphoTrust, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the New York City Bureau of Vital Statistics, TransUnion, the U.S. Secret Service, the FBI, the U.S. Department of Justice and others.

Schedule:

Wednesday, April 9 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

8:10 a.m. Keynote address from John Danaher, President, TransUnion Interactive

Thursday, April 10 from 8 a.m. to noon

9:30-9:45 a.m. Project announcement by the Center for Identity in partnership with the State of Texas with remarks from Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Susan Combs, University of Texas Vice President for Research Dr. Juan Sanchez, and Director of the Center for Identity at The University of Texas Dr. Suzanne Barber.

9:45-10 a.m. Press availability

The full conference agenda can be viewed here. For more information or to register, please visit identity.utexas.edu/id360.

The hashtag #ID360 will be used across social media channels.

For more information, contact: Anna Griffin, Center for Identity, (512) 739-3425.