Identity Management

4 November 2020

Business Design Centre



Previous Speakers

Dr Gilad L. Rosner

Founder: IoT Privacy Forum; Expert in Public Policy of IoT & Identity Management; Privacy and Technology Policy Researcher

Dr Gilad Rosner is a privacy and information policy researcher and the founder of the non-profit Internet of Things Privacy Forum, a crossroads for industry, regulators, academics, government and privacy advocates to discuss the privacy challenges of the IoT. The Forum’s mission is to produce guidance, analysis and best practices to help industry and government to reduce privacy risk and innovate responsibly in the domain of connected devices.

Gilad’s broader work focuses on the IoT, identity management, US & EU privacy and data protection regimes, and online trust. His research has been used by the UK House of Commons Science and Technology Committee report on the Responsible Use of Data, and he is a featured expert on O’Reilly and the BBC. Gilad is an internationally invited speaker and has given talks at industry conferences, universities, and government agencies, including the US National Institute of Standards and Technology.

Gilad has a 20-year career in IT, having worked with identity management technology, digital media, automation and telecommunications. Gilad is a member of the UK Cabinet Office Privacy and Consumer Advisory Group, which provides independent analysis and guidance on Government digital initiatives and is a member of the IEEE Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems.

He is a Visiting Researcher at the Horizon Digital Economy Research Institute, an Affiliate Researcher at UC Berkeley’s Centre for Long-Term Cybersecurity and has consulted on trust issues for the UK government’s identity assurance programme,

Carlos Trigoso

Lead Architect – Identity & Access Management, BBC

Faisal Syed

Global Head of Access Management, UBS

With over 15 years’ experience in identity and access management, from engineering solutions to managing global programs that deliver complex products and business solutions, Faisal has gained unique insights into what it takes to deliver successfully.

At UBS he manages a 100 strong global team consisting of program managers, architects and engineers – working closely with CISO to address both compliance and innovation challenges. And is accountable for managing almost 8 million entitlements for over 100,000 people across applications and infrastructure.

The complex and highly regulated environment at UBS has given its own unique opportunities to allow Faisal to define roadmaps to deliver Cloud, Robotics, XAAS and new regulatory requirements for access management.

Faisal has an MSC in Information Technology (with Distinction) from Queen Mary’s College, University of London, and prior to his 17 years at UBS, worked at Oracle as a consultant implementing bespoke Java and database solutions.

Martin Ingram

Identity & Access Management Product Owner, Royal Bank of Scotland

Martin Ingram is the Identity & Access Management Product Owner for RBS, in charge of transforming identity & access management for RBS to support new customer digital journeys and requirements such as PSD2.

Prior to RBS, he has had a broad experience in security both from a vendor and a client organisation perspective having consulted or worked for organisations in Europe, America and Australia. As such, he has been involved in IAM, Cryptosystems, Content Security and malware amongst many other security domains.

Martin has a background in engineering and has been on the board of several start-up technology companies.

Tim Purkiss

Senior Identity Management Analyst, University of London

Tim has worked in the Higher Education IT sector since 2001, with a lot of that time spent working on various aspects of Identity and Access Management, both operationally as an identity application team lead, and as technical lead on IAM projects. He is currently working at the University of London as a Senior IAM Analyst to extend identity management from student provisioning to the myriad other types of user found in the University environment.

Hans Zandbelt

CTO/IAM Architect, OpenID Foundation

Hans is a Founder and IAM Architect at ZmartZone IAM. He holds an MSc in Computer Science, Tele-Informatics and Open Systems from Twente University (1993). He has over 20 years’ experience as a technical leader in research and innovation projects, including digital identity initiatives. In 2007 he joined SURFnet as the Architect and Technical Product Manager of SURFfederatie, the national infrastructure for federated Single Sign-On for the research and higher education community in the Netherlands.

In 2011 he joined Ping Identity as an expert on Single Sign-On, Cloud Identity & Access Management and large-scale deployment of federation technology, representing the CTO Office in Europe. In 2017 he founded ZmartZone IAM to provide Identity & Access Management consultancy and to contribute to standards and open source development in the broader field of IAM. He is an active member of the OpenID Connect Certification team in the OpenID Foundation.