Programme

Conference Programme

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Day One – Monday 26 August
8:00 am Registration desk opens
9:00 – 9:15 am Mihi
9:15 – 9:20 am Welcome and opening by Conference Chair

Prof Steven Warburton

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Digital Futures), Victoria University of Wellington

9:20 – 9:50 am KEYNOTE: Hon Dr Megan Woods

Minister for Government Digital Services

9:50 – 10:40 am KEYNOTE: Kashmir Hill

Technology and Privacy Journalist

MORNING TEA
11:10 – 12: 00 pm KEYNOTE: John Edwards

Privacy Commissioner

12:00 – 12:50 pm Panel discussion: Social issues
Chair: TBC
Panellists:

  1. Kashmir Hill, Technology and Privacy Journalist
  2. John Edwards, Privacy Commissioner
  3. Allan Sylvester, Deputy Head of School, School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington
LUNCH
Workstreams Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
1:50 – 3:20 pm

(90 mins)

Workstream 1:

Trust and security in the identity ecosystem

Workstream 2:

Human-centric identity

Workstream 3:

Artificial intelligence

AFTERNOON TEA
3:50 – 4:40 pm KEYNOTE: Professor Tahu Kukutai

Te Rūnanga Tātari Tatauranga|National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis, Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato| University of Waikato

4:40 – 5:30 pm Panel discussion: DNA and profiling
Chair: TBC
Panellists:

  1. Tahu Kukutai, University of Waikato
  2. Kate McKenzie-Bridle, Law Commission
  3. Dr Andelka Phillips, University of Waikato, University of Oxford
5:30 – 7:00 pm Networking function

 

Day Two – Tuesday 27 August
8:00 am Registration desk opens
9:00 – 9:05 am Welcome and housekeeping: MC Kaye Maree Dunne
9:05– 9:50 am KEYNOTE: Nigel Latta

Clinical Psychologist, Goldfish Wisdom Ltd

9:50 – 10:35 am KEYNOTE: Dave Lacey

Managing Director, IDCARE

MORNING TEA
11:05 – 11:55 am KEYNOTE: TBC
11:55 am- 12:45 pm Panel discussion: The future shape of identity
Chair: Nigel Latta, Clinical Psychologist, Goldfish Wisdom Ltd
Panellists:

  1. Alan Bell, Digital Identity Transformation Programme, Department of Internal Affairs
  2. Kashmir Hill, Technology and Privacy Journalist
  3. David Lacey, Managing Director, IDCARE
LUNCH
Workstreams Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
1:45 – 3:15 pm

(90 mins)

Workstream 4:

Biometrics and privacy

 

Workstream 5:

Digital Identity Transformation Programme

 

Workstream 6:

Standards

 

AFTERNOON TEA
3:45 – 4:35 pm KEYNOTE: Richard Foy

Chief Archivist |Tumuaki, Te Rua Mahara o te Kawanatanga | Archives New Zealand

4:35 – 4:50 pm Poroporoaki

Conference close by Conference Chair

Prof Steven Warburton

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Digital Futures), Victoria University of Wellington

Programme subject to change.

Social events

The conference will provide a number of opportunities to socialise and network with your peers including a networking function.