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Michael R. Gettes (The Pennsylvania State University)

Michael R. Gettes
Director for Identity Services

University Park, Pennsylvania

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Michael has spent the last 20 some years in Higher Education IT with Boston, Princeton, Georgetown, Duke, Internet2, MIT and CMU and has been actively involved in the development and management of BITNET, the Internet2 and NSF Middleware Initiatives, various activities of the US Federal Government security efforts, development of standards and practices for Identity related activities and calendar systems and active involvement in the EDUCAUSE, Internet2 and various other communities of Higher Education. He has served on MACE, InCommon Technical Advisory Committee, InCommon Steering, Common Solutions Group and various other roles. He holds a B.A. in Computer Science from Boston University in 1985.

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