Documents/REFEDS

About Us & Our Work

Strategic_Plan

Publication: 2013-08-02

Source: https://refeds.org/about.html

Submitter:

Name:Owen Ambur

Email:Owen.Ambur@verizon.net

Organization:

Name:REFEDS

Description:
The group represents the requirements of research and education in the ever-growing space of access and identity management, working with and influencing the direction of organisations such as Kantara, OIX and Identity Commons on behalf of our participants.

Stakeholder(s):

  • REFEDS ParticipantsREFEDS participants are from a wide range of backgrounds, but all share an interest in developing access and identity management technology, policies and processes. Many participants represent national identity federations and many come from National Research and Education Networks ('NRENS').

  • National Research and Education Networks

  • Kantara

  • OIX

  • Identity Commons

  • TERENAREFEDS is managed by TERENA, Trans-European Research and Education Networking Association, who provide secretariat support for the group. REFEDS meets twice a year, and manages its work throughout the year via the REFEDS wiki, the REFEDS mailing list and via its working groups.