428. Insights: Digital Identity - the evolution of verification, authentication & authorisation

Episode 605 · May 22nd, 2020 · 58 mins 34 secs

About this Episode

In today's insights show, we lift the lid on digital identity. What it is, how it works, how it varies from country to country and what are the next use cases now and in the future - especially with the impact of COVID-19.

They are joined by 3 fantastic experts in the space:

  • Joe Bloemendaal - Head of Strategy for Mitek
  • Emma Lindley, Women in Identity and CCO for Truststamp
  • Marcel Wendt - CTO and Founder - Digidentity

With the help of our expert panel, Jason Bates and Simon Taylor dig into the three key components of digital identity: verification, authentication & authorisation, and how these are evolving.
They also touch on how the covid-19 pandemic is speeding up interest in identification and making it more important than ever.

This podcast is brought to you by Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK). Mitek is a global leader in mobile capture and digital identity verification solutions built on the latest advancements in computer vision, artificial intelligence and machine learning. Mitek’s identity verification solutions enable an enterprise to verify a user’s identity during a digital transaction, which assists businesses operating in highly regulated markets to reduce financial risk and meet regulatory requirements while increasing revenue from digital channels. Financial services, marketplaces and other organizations around the world use Mitek to reduce friction creating the digital experiences their customers expect. Mobile Deposit® and Mobile Verify® are used by millions of consumers for check deposit, new account opening and more. The company is based in San Diego with offices in New York, London, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Paris and St Petersburg. Learn more at www.miteksystems.com.


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