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MEF CONNECTS Personal Data & Identity Event & The Personal Data & Identity Meeting of The Waters: Things are Just Getting Started

MEF CONNECTS Personal Data & Identity Event & The Personal Data & Identity Meeting of The Waters: Things are Just Getting Started

This article was published by the MEF, on June 3, 2022.   Early last month, the MEF held its first-ever event dedicated to personal data and identity event: MEF CONNECTS Personal Data & Identity Hybrid, on May 10 and 11th, in London (watch all the videos here). It was unquestionably a huge success. Hundreds of people […]

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Identity management is key to increasing security, reducing fraud and developing a seamless customer experience

Identity management is key to increasing security, reducing fraud and developing a seamless customer experience

I enjoyed participating in the Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF) Enterprise webinar on December 9, 2021. MEF explores its recent Personal Data and Identity Management Enterprise Survey – supported by Boku – in a webinar on 9th December 2021. MEF Programme Director, Andrew Parkin-White, is joined by Michael Becker, CEO of Identity Praxis and MEF Advisor and […]

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The Identity Imperative: Risk Management, Value Creation, and Balance of Power Shifts

The Identity Imperative: Risk Management, Value Creation, and Balance of Power Shifts

Article published by the Mobile Ecosystem Forum, 12/10/2021. Article published by the Mobile Ecosystem Forum, 12/10/2021. “We know now that technology and business models are accelerating at a faster pace than ever before in human history. In 10 years time, who knows what kind of conversations we’re going to be having, but the one thing we […]

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FTC’s Shot Across the Bow: Purpose and Use Restrictions Could Frame The Future of Personal Data Management

FTC’s Shot Across the Bow: Purpose and Use Restrictions Could Frame The Future of Personal Data Management

I just read a wonderful piece from Joseph Duball,1 who reported on the U.S. Federal Trade Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter’s keynote at the IAPP’s “Privacy. Security. Risk 2021” event. According to Duball, Slaughter suggests that we need to change “the way people view, prioritize, and conceptualize their data.” “Too many services are about leveraging consumer […]

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A call for New PD&I Exchange Models, The Trust Chain, and A Connected Individual Identity Scoring Scheme: An Interview with Virginie Debris of GMS

A call for New PD&I Exchange Models, The Trust Chain, and A Connected Individual Identity Scoring Scheme: An Interview with Virginie Debris of GMS

Art- A call for New Industry Data Exchange Models, The Trust Chain, and A Connected Individual Transaction And Identity Scoring Scheme: An Interview with Virginie Debris of GMS I recently sat down with Virginie Debris, the Chief Product Officer for Global Messaging Service (GMS) and Board Member of the Mobile Ecosystem Forum, to talk about […]

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Mobile’s Irreplaceable Role: Liminal’s Cameron D’Ambrosi Speaks to the MEF PD&I Working Group

Mobile’s Irreplaceable Role: Liminal’s Cameron D’Ambrosi Speaks to the MEF PD&I Working Group

A derived version of this article was published by the Mobile Ecosystem Forum on October 7, 2021.   Have you heard? Mobile is a big deal. The majority of the world’s population carries a mobile device, and there are billions of connected devices integrated throughout nearly every part of our daily life. Why does this […]

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Mobile Messaging, it’s more than 160 characters! It Is Time to Get Strategic

Mobile Messaging, it’s more than 160 characters! It Is Time to Get Strategic

by Jay O’Sullivan, Michael J. Becker Over the past several years, the world of messaging has morphed in front of our very eyes. There are now more than six messaging channel categories, including text (inc. SMS, MMS, RCS), email, social media, chatbots (i.e. for support and conversational commerce), proximity alerts, and more than a dozen over-the-top apps […]

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ICO’s Child Protection Rules Take Effect Sept. 2, 2021. Are You Ready?

ICO’s Child Protection Rules Take Effect Sept. 2, 2021. Are You Ready?

The UK Information Commission’s (ICO) Children’s Code, officially known as the“Age Appropriate Design Code: a code of practice for online services,” after a year grace period, goes into effect Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. The code, which falls under section 125(1)(b) of the UK Data Protection Act 2018 (the Act), looks to protect UK children, i.e., people […]

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“Here’s a bandaid”​ – musings on the T-Mobile data breach and what we need to do next

“Here’s a bandaid”​ – musings on the T-Mobile data breach and what we need to do next

This week, T-Mobile acknowledges a new data breach that has affected 40M+ people, and as does every breach, the impact of this event will continue to affect them for years to come (Paz, 2021). To those impacted, T-mobile is offering a bandaid, a free McAfee Identity Protection license. Offering an identity protection monitoring service or similar bandaid […]

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When Payments, Messaging and Digital Identity Meet, MEF LATAM Connects August 18, 2021

When Payments, Messaging and Digital Identity Meet, MEF LATAM Connects August 18, 2021

I had a thoroughly enjoyable time alongside fellow industry leaders at the Mobile Ecosystem Forum’s MEF Connects LATAM event on August 18, 2021. Speakers: Jason Pareja Jauregui, Product Development Manager – B89 Breno Pilar, Vice President – Ipification Ramy Riad, Vice President Future Messaging – imimobile Sean Whitley, Vice President of Sales – Mitto Michael […]

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