Meet Our Partners
The eID Forum community is represented by several public and private entities and experts. In this page, you can get to know all partners that contribute to the growth of the eID community and support the organisation of the eID Forum annual event.
eID Forum Partners
Estonian Information System Authority
Visit them at Booth # 9
The Estonian Information System Authority is one of the youngest state authorities in Estonia. The mission of the authority, which was established in 2011, is to build, manage, and protect the best digital country in the world. Its main tasks are:
Developing and protecting central Estonian IT-systems
Monitoring computer networks in Estonia and responding to cyber incidents
Developing and implementing the cybersecurity strategy and policy
Developing electronic identities and expanding its field of use
Developing and protecting electoral information systems
Ensuring the secure exchange of data between authorities (X-Road)
Managing and developing the state portal https://www.eesti.ee/en/
Republic of Estonia e-Residency
Visit them at Booth # 9
Estonia is the first country to launch e-Residency, a government-issued digital identity and status that provides access to Estonia’s digital services to people living beyond Estonia’s borders. The main benefit is the ability for entrepreneurs to start and run a location independent-company in Estonia entirely online. Since the programme began in 2014, over 60,000 people from 160+ countries around the world have applied.
American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA)
Country: United States of America
The American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) is a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization developing model programs in motor vehicle administration, law enforcement and highway safety. The association also serves as an information clearinghouse in these areas and acts as the international spokesman for these interests.
Founded in 1933, AAMVA represents the state and provincial officials in the United States and Canada who administer and enforce motor vehicle laws. AAMVA’s programs encourage uniformity and reciprocity among the states and provinces. The association also serves as a liaison with other levels of government and the private sector. Its development and research activities provide guidelines for more effective public service. AAMVA’s membership includes associations, organizations and businesses that share an interest in the association’s goals.
Alliance pour la Confiance Numérique (ACN)
Industry: Digital Trust
Address / Country: Espace Hamelin, 17 rue de l’Amiral Hamelin, 75016 Paris, FRANCE
Alliance pour la Confiance Numérique (ACN - Alliance for Digital Trust) represents organisations operating in the digital trust sector, such as cybersecurity, digital identity, secured communications, traceability / anti-counterfeiting and safe city. France boasts highly efficient industrial cooperation and internationally recognised excellence in this sector, thanks to world leaders, SMEs, mid-sized enterprises, and other dynamic actors. Currently, about 2000 organisations in France generate a profit of almost 16,9 billion euros in this rapidly growing sector. ACN is a founding and Board member of ECSO (European CyberSecurity Organisation).
Document Security Alliance
Visit them at Booth # 1
Address / Country: 204 E Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002 / USA
The Document Security Alliance (DSA) is a not-for-profit consortium with members from government, private industry, and academia. DSA is focused on improving document security and related procedures at all levels of government and industry to enhance national and international security. The consortium's objective is to aid in the fight against counterfeiting, fraud, terrorism, illegal immigration, identity theft, and other criminal acts that benefit from the use of fraudulent identification cards, travel documents, and currency. DSA members provide a range of knowledge and detailed technical disciplines to accomplish this goal.
European Campus Card Association
Industry: Campus Card Association
Address / Country: 26 Williamstown Park, Waterford, Ireland, X91 X6X6
The European Campus Card Association (ECCA) was established as a not-for-profit association in 2002. Its policies and strategies are dedicated to the implementation of student eID credentials in Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) that supports student mobility and the provision of trusted identification and secure access to services across European countries. Its main strategy focuses on the provision of interoperability, connectivity and mobility between HEIs both within their home country and across Europe.
The Aims of ECCA are:
(i) Provide a networking platform for members to develop partnerships, knowledge sharing and enable problem-solving through research and development of secure identification credentials and transaction technologies.
(ii) Promote trans-national cooperation between the institutions in order to advance research and development of standards to achieve interoperable and cost-effective systems.
(iii) Initiate, coordinate and support research projects that promote the development of new technologies in campus ID credentials and card transaction systems.
(iv) Achieve cooperation in the field of education by establishing close links with other organisations and industries that have similar objectives.
European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO)
Industry: pan-European association
Address / Country: Rue Montoyer 10, 1000, Brussels BELGIUM
European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) ASBL, established in June 2016, is the contractual counterparty to the European Commission in implementing the contractual√ Public-Private Partnership (cPPP) on cyber security. ECSO unites a great variety of European cyber security stakeholders, including large companies, SMEs and start-ups, research centres, universities, end-users, operators, clusters and associations, as well as the local, regional and national administrations across the European Union (EU) Member States, the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) and H2020 Programme associated countries. The main goal is to develop European cyber security ecosystem, support the protection of European Digital Single Market and, ultimately, to ensure European digital autonomy.
Industry: international non-profit making association (AISBL)
Address / Country: Rue Froissart 95, 1040 Brussels, Belgium
The Association of European Vehicle and Driver Registration Authorities (EReg) accommodates Vehicle and Driver Registration Authorities in making registration and licencing policies work as effective and efficient as possible improving the mobility and safety of vehicles and drivers in Europe. EReg supports European public registration authorities by contributing to better implementation of registration policies and enabling the improvement of the tasks and services performed by our members. EReg enables the development of better registration policies that are easier to implement. EReg enables better executable policy, executed better.
EReg does this by sharing knowledge, experiences and best practices in a network of Vehicle and Driver Registration professionals from the national authorities.
Reconnaissance Secure Document News
The first issue of ID and Secure Document News was published on September 2013 and is published monthly to bring you considered, thoughtful and thought-provoking reports on the latest news, with expert analysis and insight. It is the comprehensive one-stop source of information for everyone involved in the specification, production, protection, personalisation, integration and issue of personal ID documents and the data they contain.
Secure Identity Alliance
Industry: Identity Technologies, Solutions and Services
Secure Identity Alliance is dedicated to supporting the provision of legal, trusted identity for all, and to drive the development of inclusive digital services necessary for sustainable, worldwide economic growth and prosperity. We believe legal, trusted identity is the cornerstone of rights protection, social inclusion and digital economic development - and the access point to a wide range of essential public and private services.
We bring together public, private and non-government organizations to foster international collaboration on the issues of legal identity, to help shaping policy and to provide technical and implementation guidance for national and international ID systems.
Finnish Transport and Communications Agency Traficom
Industry: Government agency
Address / Country: Helsinki, Finland
The Finnish Transport and Communications Agency Traficom is an authority in the permit, licence, registration, approval, safety and security matters. We promote traffic safety and the smooth functioning of the transport system. We also ensure that everyone in Finland has access to high-quality and secure communications connections and services.
Traficom has approximately 900 employees at 15 locations in Finland.
Main office is located in Helsinki.
H2020 OLYMPUS project
OLYMPUS H2020 Project: An identity management framework that ensures secure and privacy-friendly virtual identity management interactions for citizens accessing services in Europe. OLYMPUS H2020 project addresses the challenges associated with the use of privacy-preserving identity management solutions by establishing an interoperable European identity management framework based on novel cryptographic approaches applied to currently deployed identity management technologies. OLYMPUS addresses the security problems of virtual identities by linking citizens’ physical identities to their digital identities, but in such a way that new digital identities can be derived to preserve citizens’ privacy when accessing different online and offline services.
Visit them at Booth # 8
IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, provides a trusted environment enabling citizens and consumers alike to perform their daily critical activities (such as pay, connect and travel), in the physical as well as digital space.
Securing our identity has become mission critical in the world we live in today. By standing for Augmented Identity, an identity that ensures privacy and trust and guarantees secure, authenticated and verifiable transactions, we reinvent the way we think, produce, use and protect one of our greatest assets – our identity – whether for individuals or for objects, whenever and wherever security matters. We provide Augmented Identity for international clients from Financial, Telecom, Identity, Public Security and IoT sectors.
With 13,000 employees around the world, IDEMIA serves clients in 180 countries.
The Portuguese Mint and Official Printing Office
Visit them at Booth # 14
Industry: Security Printing
Address / Country: Av. de António José de Almeida, Ed. Casa da Moeda, 1000-042, Lisboa, Portugal
The Portuguese Mint Official Printing Office (INCM) is a public company specialized in the production of security documents with high standards of authenticity and trust, such as passports, identity cards, driving licenses and bank cards, among others, meeting the needs of public administration, and also of the private sector, in Portugal and abroad.
Innovation is part of the company’s culture. Regarding this, INCM has a network of partners comprising the leading Portuguese universities, laboratories and scientific research centers. This Innovation Network enables INCM to incorporate into its products and services the solutions of the future in the security printing area.
Visit them at Booth # 2
Industry: IT Security
Address / Country: Polygonvägen 53, 187 66 Täby, Sweden
Scytáles is continuously breaking new ground by developing and offering Mobile Driving Licenses, Mobile IDs and Derived Mobile IDs as a complement to Security Printed Documents and Validation mechanisms.
Scytáles issues and personalizes the software into smartphones and handhelds devices, as well as back-end systems, along with validation mechanisms via our software platform, which can be cloud-based or stand-alone deployed at our customers/partners premises. The company is working in the areas of travel documents, resident permits, driving licenses, healthcare cards, corporate cards, smart- & loyalty cards, among others within the governmental & enterprise area.
Through handheld and hardware devices, customers and partners are offered the opportunity to perform operations “online” but also in “offline” modes with communication protocols as NFC, BTLE, Wifi Aware, QR, Barcodes, PDF417, HTTP/S etc for making Authentication, Traceability and Connectivity via customer and partner interfaces as well as access digitally stored information (Big Data/Data Exchange Services).
Among the products offered to the market today, are the Scytáles ISO Mobile Driving License/Mobile ID (mDL/mID), the Scytáles Derived Mobile ID, the Scytáles Mobile Validator and the Scytáles Service Manager.
The Scytáles mDL/mID is based on the ISO 18013 Part 5 compliancy and latest revisions. The company is standardizing the product and representing Sweden as an expert through the Standardisation Body (SIS) and participating on the Task Force 14 on mDL within ISO/IEC JTC1/SC17/WG10 and with voting right for Sweden. Scytáles has worked towards the mDL standardization since 2016 with their US partner.
The company´s Scandinavian roots and values are an important asset together with the founders and key members of the company, whom all have a long experience and well-respected track record in the industry, as well as an extensive network of key players and legislators in 60 countries around the world: Authorities (National and Federal Level), Banks (i.e. BankID-Bankgirot), Defense and Police, Transport and Logistics, Medical Technology and Health Care, Electronics and a few 500 Fortune Level companies (i.e. Apple, Lexmark, NSN/Motorola).
The parent company Scytáles AB HQ in Stockholm and subsidiary Scytáles Inc in Weston (Boston), Massachusetts, was founded in December 2014 respectively in January 2015.
Suomen Tilaajavastuu Oy
Visit them at Booth # 11
Industry: Information and communication technology
Address / Country: Tarvonsalmenkatu 17 B, 02600 Espoo, Finland
Tilaajavastuu Ltd is a Finnish ICT service company developing public-private ecosystems in the Real Estate and Construction sectors. Our services are created from the need for openness and data-driven business development. We want to take our customers on a journey from scattered data sets to a world of the platform-based economy with a sustainable, human-centric foundation.
Visit them at Booth # 2
Industry: RegTech, Innovative Integrator, Local IDP Broker
Trust1Team is a RegTech, integrator and product company born global. Our products offer fast integration for a centralized and decentralized method to create, manage and use digital identities, ensuring an interoperable, secure and compliant solution. Governments, fintechs, insuretechs, banks and others are using our products – Trust1Connector, Trust1Gateway and Trust1Vault – to easily digitize end to end processes with frictionless authentication, seamless signature, highly secure archiving, following the best standards and EU regulations (eIDAS, GDPR, PSD2…). Innovations such as self-sovereign identity and zero-knowledge proof and are built-in into our DNA and portfolio.
Founded in 2014, we have active companies in Belgium and Luxembourg and connected worldwide.
Visit them at Booth # 16
Address / Country: 18 Suttons Business Park, Reading, Berkshire, RG6 1AZ, UK
Access-IS operates in over 72 countries around the globe in four highly specialised verticals; Airline & Airport, Identity & Security, Transport & Ticketing and custom keyboards. Our products are now the ‘de-facto’ standard for some of the largest banks, airlines, transport systems and retailers in the world.
Access-IS Identity & Security products are designed to read e-Passport, e-ID and e-DL for governmental and commercial applications. From the world’s smallest OEM OCR reader to ID verification systems, we have solutions for every application; Border control, Immigration, Document Issuance, Law Enforcement, Banking, Retail, Data Capture, KYC or Anti-Money Laundering and Age Verification.
Commfides Norge AS
Visit them at Booth # 19
Address / Country: Fornebuveien 1, 1366 Lysaker, Norway
Commfides Norge AS is a trusted service provider issuing qualified certificates and eSeals for digital signatures. We are certified according to eIDAS CA/QC, QCert for ESign and Qcert for ESeal. We integrate issuance of our wide range of eID’s to access management and business processes to provide secure digital solutions to our clients.
The Digital Onboarding process enabling fully digitized enrolment of new banking customers, credit card applications and other financial sector is now also being deployed to the Norwegian public health sector. We transform our customers traditional, manual and resource demanding business process to a fully automated and secure digital process.
Regardless of whether you need a single e-ID, eSeal, web certificate, or realization of a major digitizing project, explore our product and solutions to see how we can contribute at www.commfides.com.
The solutions are many, the common component is quality.
SigningServices by Digital Mind
Visit them at Booth # 10
Industry: IT & Business Consulting
Address / Country: Sporta 11, Riga, Latvia
SigningServices is a software solution that provides convenient and accessible tools to integrate electronic signing in daily operations of any organization.
SigningServices was created by Digital Mind experts, who help organizations all across Baltic Sea region to maximize the human potential by empowering them with maximal support of information technologies. We are closing the digital interruptions in business processes, by digitizing and automating business processes, tasks and activities. Our 200+ project experience and know-how is accumulated in the products we create and SigningServices is here to foster e-signing to become a standard business practice for any organization.
Visit them at Booth # 6
Address / Country: 91 RUE BENJAMIN FRANKLIN 84120 PERTUIS FRANCE
Created in 2008, ELYCTIS specializes in the development, industrialization, production and marketing of scanners (ID BOX One) dedicated to Secure Identity Documents (e-passport, e-ID card, e-driver license…). The company, which now employs 20 people, has longstanding expertise in eID projects, as well as hardware and software developments.
ELYCTIS sells its products through its network of distributors and systems integrators, to whom it provides development kits to facilitate the use of its readers. ELYCTIS is headquartered in Pertuis, France, and has a sales office in Hong Kong.
Industry: Business Trade association (Digital security Industry)
Address / Country: Rue de la Science 14b – 1000 Brussels
Eurosmart, represents the Digital Security Industry. The association is committed to expanding the world’s Digital secure devices market, developing smart security standards and continuously improving the quality of security applications.
Members are manufacturers of secure element, semiconductors, smart cards, secure software, High-Security Hardware and terminals, biometric technology providers, system integrators, application developers and issuers.
Visit them at Booth # 7
Address / Country: 7229 South Alton Way Centennial, CO 80112, USA
Fast Enterprises (FAST) is a leading provider of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software and consulting services for governments worldwide. FAST software helps government agencies reduce costs, enhance services, improve the efficiency of internal operations, and maximize return on investment.
Our global workforce of consultants provides on-site implementation and support services for our software to meet the unique requirements and objectives of agencies that serve diverse stakeholders, populations, and jurisdictions. Our clients use FAST software to administer programs for tax and revenue, driver licensing and control, vehicle titling and registration, and unemployment insurance.
Jura JSP GmbH
Visit them at Booth # 3
Industry: Supply of SW-based design and high-security plate-making systems for Security Printers. SW-based security solutions for travel documents.
Address / Country: A-1190 Vienna, Gebhardtgasse 13., Austria
Jura Group is a major player in the high-security printing market, being a reputed supplier to high-end security printers and document issuers with
proprietary graphical design software,
patented security features to protect security documents and travel documents,
ultra-high-resolution output devices for security prepress applications.
JURA shows her special applications at the eID Forum in Tallinn:
IPI, to protect the portrait on travel documents against manipulation and replacement,
LetterScreen++, a unique machine-readable ghost image for passports,
ICI, to protect the base document against reproduction,
IDP to secure non-photo personal documents against data manipulation.
Visit them at Booth # 20
Industry: Identity Verification Services
Address / Country: Praça Conde de Agrolongo 123, 4700-312 Braga, Portugal
LOQR provides a 360º identity management platform with fast, easy and compliant customer onboarding including identity verification and digital contract signing features.
Visit them at Booth # 4
Address / Country: Nordostpark 45, 90411 Nuernberg, Germany
MaskTech GmbH is the leading independent supplier for high-security chips, operating systems and related middleware for electronic identification cards, travel documents and authentication solutions. Our portfolio includes generic and customized operating systems for state-of-the-art Common Criteria certified smart card and contactless cryptographic chips. MTCOS is available on a unique variety of different chip manufacturers and is fully open standard (ISO/IEC) compliant. It was the first masked operating system worldwide for ICAO DOC 9303 (ePassport) standards and has been extended successively for eID, eHealth, eDriving License, eResidence Permit and micropayment functionality in more than 65 countries.
Visit them at Booth # 13
Industry: Information technology
Address / Country: Lõõtsa 6C, Tallinn 11415, Estonia
With the unique experience of helping transform Estonia into a digital leader, strategic change and technology company Nortal is a top expert in electronic identity management solutions — one of the cornerstones for efficient, personalized and cost-effective government services. Nortal provides complete support from beginning to end for the successful implementation of electronic identity — from infrastructure, digital signatures, and authentication to nationwide eGovernance with both strategic and legislative counselling. The company employs the largest eID technology team in Estonia with top-notch experts. Read more at nortal.com and get in touch with Nortal’s account manager of eID Kalevi Tammistu (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Visit them at Booth # 15
Industry: Information Technology / Mobile App Security
Address / Country: Stortingsgata 4, 0158 Oslo, Norway
Promon is a Norwegian firm specializing in Application Shielding, with solutions focusing largely on Runtime Application Self-Protection (RASP). The company works across a range of industries with a variety of global Tier 1 clients, counting customers in the finance, health, and the public sector. Promon’s technology is research-based and originates from the internationally recognized research environments at SINTEF and the University of Oslo. Promon’s patented deep protection technology Promon SHIELD™ has protected apps and applications used by more than 100 million since 2009. Promon AS is a Norwegian limited company registered in 2006, with offices in Hong Kong, Germany, the UK, and India. The head office is in Oslo, Norway.
Industry: Election software, eVoting
Address / Country: C/ Enric Granados 84, 08008 Barcelona – Spain
Scytl is the global leader in secure online voting and election modernization solutions. Our technology has been built up over 20 years of research and is protected by over 40 international patents. Our solutions have been successfully used in 47 countries across the globe, including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Switzerland, Brazil, India and Australia. Scytl, headquartered in Barcelona, is backed by leading international VC investors such as Vulcan Capital, Balderton Capital, and Nauta Capital. For more information, please visit www.scytl.com.
secunet Security Networks AG
Address / Country: Kurfürstenstraße 58, 45138 Essen, Germany
secunet stands for superior IT security. We offer solutions for the comprehensive protection of electronic identity documents along with reliable and efficient verification. As true experts for border control processes, for example, we help airports and governments to develop their own sustainable border control strategy. Profound expertise and trusted identity solutions, such as eGates and self-service kiosks, for implementing the EU Entry/Exit System (EES) at land, sea and air borders are our commitment to you. Security organisations like the Federal German Police and the Austrian Ministry of the Interior as well as customers from the aviation sector, for instance, the Vienna International Airport and Isavia, trust in this quality ‘made by secunet’.
Visit them at Booth # 5
Industry: Document security industry and technological solutions through Blockchain and electronic signature.
Address / Country: Avda de la Industria, 18. 28760 TRES CANTOS. (Madrid) SPAIN
Signe has specialized in the document security industry since its foundation in 1982. We design, develop and produce solutions to prevent counterfeiting in documents of States, banks, notaries, educational institutions and companies around the world. Furthermore, we provide customized technological solutions through Blockchain and electronic signature. Thanks to our vast experience and commitment to innovation, Signe has become a synonym of trust in more than 25 countries.
SK ID Solutions AS
Visit them at Booth # 12
Industry: Trust service provider
Address / Country: Pärnu mnt 141, 11314 Tallinn, Estonia
SK specializes in international e-identity solutions. We provide PKI-based certified trust services meeting the highest European standards, acting as the main partner to the Estonian state in issuing certificates for national identity documents. We enable citizens of different countries use authentication and e-signature solutions to log in to e-services and give electronic signatures. Our services have more than two million end-users in the Baltics.
SK offers eIDAS and PSD2 compliant services:
→ Smart-ID – modern smart device-based e-identity solution
→ Mobile-ID – SIM-based solution for all mobile devices
→ Time-Stamping Service - ensure the existence of specific data at a certain point of time
→ e-Seal – secure, convenient and economical alternative to physical seal
Visit them at Booth # 15
Industry: Information technology
Trustsec is a leader in Information Security providing technology, state of the art solutions, consulting, integration and testing services to protect the information assets, identities and the supporting infrastructure against unauthorized use.
Trustsec solutions cover many security areas fulfilling customers need in different markets sectors. We provide a set of products and solutions covering the following areas: Software protection, data encryption, security hardware, digital signature, secure identification and authentication, secure online distribution of digital contents.
Visit them at Booth # 18
Industry: Secure Authentication
Address / Country: Stockholm, Sweden
Yubico sets new global standards for simple and secure access to computers, mobile devices, servers, and internet accounts.
The company’s core invention, the YubiKey, delivers strong hardware protection, with a simple touch, across any number of IT systems and online services. The YubiHSM, Yubico’s ultra-portable hardware security module, protects sensitive data stored in servers.
Yubico is a leading contributor to the FIDO2, WebAuthn, and FIDO Universal 2nd Factor open authentication standards, and the company’s technology is deployed and loved by 9 of the top 10 internet brands and by millions of users in 160 countries.
Founded in 2007, Yubico is privately held, with offices in Sweden, UK, Germany, USA, Australia, and Singapore.
GET Group North America
GET Group North America combats identification fraud with cutting-edge, end-to-end solutions and personalization capabilities enabling the most secure ID credentials possible.
We have over 20 years of experience in identity management and are a leading provider of high-assurance security solutions that enhance Identity, Credential and Access Management (ICAM) operations. From photo ID cards to driver’s licenses to passports, we deliver advanced personalization capabilities that prevent identity fraud and accommodate diversified customer needs.
As a leading-edge systems integrator, together with our first-rate technology partners we design, manufacture, and integrate end-to-end solutions for secure credentials that enable government agencies, motor vehicle departments, municipalities, educational institutions, law enforcement organizations, corporate enterprises, and retail and commercial entities to implement the latest in identity management technologies.
B.EST Solutions Estonia
Industry: Digital identity (mobile-ID)
Address / Country: Estonia, Tallinn 10116, Kentmanni 10
B.EST Solutions is a trusted partner delivering digital identity and e-governance to new countries, showing that the Estonian e-state success story is transferable to emerging nations all over the world.
Key products and services include:
Digital Identity infrastructure, as mobile-ID – recognized by the UN and OECD
Taking advantage of the most common electronic device, the mobile phone, mobile-ID can be used for both e-identity and e-signatures. It works on feature phones or smartphones, even without an internet connection.
Workshops and consulting
Digital Trade Hub
E-signature platform and software