Salvatore D'Agostino
IDmachines LLC

Salvatore (Sal) D’Agostino is founder of IDmachines and Co-founder of OpenConsent. A serial entrepreneur, Sal’s work has covered the physical security for the US Capitol and Pentagon, EZ Pass and numerous intelligent transport systems, 100+ industrial automation, robotic and computer vision systems, and national and enterprise identity, security, privacy products and programs around the globe.

Sal is a recognized thought leader on critical cyber-physical matters confronting the world. Sal has appeared on NBC Nightly News, industry event keynotes and speaks internationally at conferences and events. Sal is active in standards for physical and logical security, as Secretary of the Kantara Leadership Council (LC), and past President and Chair of the IDESG, as well as on other corporate and non-profit Boards. At IDmachines, Sal partners with the Security Industry Association in providing Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) Bootcamps and the OSDP Verified conformance program for ISO/IEC 60839-11-5.

Sal serves on the Brookline, MA Surveillance and Milittary Type Equipment Committee. Sal has a patent in sentient displays, an AB from Harvard College and collaborated with Ha Ha at the Hyde Park Art Museum and MassMOCA. Sal had a brief (8 min) career as a professional wrestler and is a (retired) member of the Mystic River and PAC Rugby Football Clubs. More information can be found at