Multifactor Authentication in Higher Education

Wednesday, October 16 | 4:40PM–5:30PM | Meeting Room 213C
Session Type: Professional Development
Planning and deployment issues related to multifactor authentication in higher education will be presented by participants in the NSTIC-sponsored MFA Cohortium project. Overall issues of risk assessment, identity assurance, and user experience will be discussed, as well as technical and operational specifics for CAS and Shibboleth.

Achieve a basic understanding of multifactor technologies. | Examine use cases and deployment strategies. | Learn lessons from early adopters.


  • Brendan Bellina

    Lead IT Architect, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • Paul Caskey

  • Bill Thompson

    Director Digital Infrastructure, Lafayette College
  • David Walker

    Retired, University of California, Office of the President
  • Bryan Wooten

    Systems Administrator, University of Utah

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