Using Social Identity to Broaden the Reach of IT Services

Wednesday, October 28 | 4:40PM–5:30PM | Meeting Room 235-236
Session Type: Professional Development
The university has many non-traditional stakeholders: alumni, parents, and patrons. This session will show how two universities, Indiana University and UMBC, leveraged work done by InCommon with Cirrus Identity to support the use of social identity to extend their service delivery to new groups.

Outcomes: Explore specific use cases for social identities * Be familiar with the risks and benefits of using social identities * Know where to go next to explore using social identities


  • DEDRA Chamberlin

    CEO, Cirrus Identity, Inc.
  • Jacob Farmer

    Manager, Identity Management Systems, Indiana University
  • Jack Suess

    Vice President of IT & CIO, University of Maryland, Baltimore County