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Identity and access management issues are among the most pressing higher education IT challenges, and they continue to grow in importance as institutions tackle increasingly complex technologies, as well as diverse and challenging access needs. Learn more >

Programs and Resources

IAM Online

A monthly webinar series on IAM topics. View upcoming dates or listen to archived sessions.

IAM Tools and Effective Practices

Wiki topics include Guest/Affiliate Systems, Next Generation IAM Solutions, and IAM Governance.

Other IAM Initiatives

EDUCAUSE is also actively involved in several broader IAM initiatives.

News and Events

Identity Week Materials Available

Identity Week (November 11-15, 2013) has ended, but resources are available for Advanced CAMP, CAMP, and the seminar Getting Started with Federated IdM.

Five Pilot Projects Receive Grants to Promote Online Security and Privacy

InCommon will be heavily involved in a $1.8 million grant awarded to Internet2 to build a consistent and robust privacy infrastructure. Partners include Carnegie Mellon, Brown, University of Texas...

Student Video & Poster Contest Winners

Nine winners of the 5th Annual Information Security Awareness Video & Poster Contest have been selected and are now available for use in campus security awareness campaigns.

IAM Community

Identity management professionals address the latest topics and questions in IAM.




Annual Conference
September 29–October 2
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Events for all Levels and Interests

Whether you're looking for a conference to attend face-to-face to connect with peers, or for an online event for team professional development, see what's upcoming.


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