April 17  |  Washington D.C.

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak to Headline at Identiverse 2019

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak to Headline at Identiverse 2019


Identity, Security and Privacy Leaders from Capital One, Microsoft, IDPro and Ping Identity to Join as Keynote Presenters


Washington, D.C. — April 17, 2019 —Identiverse®, the Identity Industry Event, today announced the first group of keynote speakers for its 10th annual event to be held in Washington, D.C. from June 25-28, 2019. Over the course of four days, the conference anticipates more than 2,000 identity security leaders and professionals, representing the world’s largest enterprises and government entities, will share the tools, technology and best practices required to realize the full potential of a digital economy.


Legendary Innovator Steve Wozniak to Share Personal Views on the Future of Technology

Identiverse is pleased to announce that Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple, Inc., will be the featured guest of this year’s 10th anniversary event. This inventor, electronics engineer, programmer and philanthropist will share his insights in a fireside chat on the future of technology and the role of identity.


“Technology is evolving at an ever-increasing pace. Autonomous vehicles and AI-based services are right around the corner, while even more exciting innovations lie just over the horizon,” said Steve Wozniak. “And underlying all of these technologies is digital identity. Every interaction in our online, connected world relies on our ability to give the right people access to the right things. Digital identity provides that critical capability, enabling convenience while also ensuring our security and privacy. I’m excited to contribute to the conversation at Identiverse 2019 and share my perspectives on the role that innovation and learning play in this exciting industry.”


Top Industry Influencers to Ignite Discussions about Identity, Security and Privacy

Expecting more than 200 sessions, master classes and keynotes, Identiverse attracts thought leaders from around the world to tackle the topics of importance to those working in digital identity across a wide range of industries including financial services, privacy, healthcare, security, IoT and connected devices, mobile and many others.


Some of the influencers taking the stage this year include:

  • Andrew Nash, VP Consumer Identity at Capital One and enterprise, consumer and social identity expert
  • Alex Simons, Corporate Vice President Program Management for Microsoft’s Identity Division and recognized cloud service and software specialist
  • Sarah Squire, board member of IDPro, as well as Principal Product Manager at AWS SSO and co-author of NIST 800-63-3 Digital Identity Guidelines
  • Heather Flanagan, Principal Editor, IDPro Body of Knowledge
  • Andre Durand, Identiverse Founder and Conference Chair, and the CEO of Ping Identity


Identiverse Gains the Support of Leading Identity Vendors

Ping Identity is the host of this year’s event. Additional sponsors of Identiverse 2019 include:

  • Diamond: IDMWORKS, Microsoft, Optiv, Radiant Logic
  • Platinum: Auth0, Google, KPMG, SecureAuth, Transmit Security
  • Gold: Capital One, ForgeRock, Omada, ProofID, PlainID, SailPoint, Saviynt


A few remaining sponsorships and expo opportunities are available. Learn more about the opportunities to engage with identity leaders and professionals in the Identiverse sponsor prospectus.


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About Identiverse

People, applications and devices are gravitating toward a digital world where they all recognize and interact with each other. This digital world is being built on a foundation of identity security designed by a community of people with a shared vision, from technologists and practitioners to thought leaders and end users. This is the Identiverse. It lives and breathes every day. And once a year it really shines. It summons the brightest minds in identity and security to gather and share the tools, technology and best practices that are built for today and the future. The Identiverse positions enterprises to realize the full potential of a digital economy—one where identity unlocks uncompromising digital experiences that are secure and seamless for everyone. Identiverse 2019 will be held June 25-28, 2019, in Washington, D.C. For more information, go to






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