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  • Why credential issuance should be holder-driven

    Notes to readers:  The thinking for this post came as we prepare for the public launch of our AiP 1.0 mobile wallet app – and as we prepare to demonstrate AiP 2.0 compliance. This post assumes that the holder is already in full control of their interactions and relationships. It also assumes that the entire

  • Are we really committed to protecting the rights of people and democratic societies? (from CIS2022)

    This presentation was made at the Cybersecurity & Identity Summit (CIS2022) held from April 26 to 27, 2022.  Mathieu Glaude presented ‘Are we really committed to protecting the rights of people and democratic societies?’ CIS2022 is an essential event for the technology industry, providing leading-edge insight on cyber risk prevention and Digital Identity management. Join

  • Northern Block Opens Gatineau Office – Expansion into Québec Market

    Gatineau, February 23, 2022 – Toronto-based Northern Block, recognized for its world class leadership in the field of self-sovereign identity (SSI), is pleased to announce its arrival in Gatineau, Québec. The opening of this office at Zibi is expected to create ten specialized jobs in digital identity within the next year.  “Gatineau is a strategic

  • NB Orbit Platform – Release Notes (Q4 2021)

    We had a busy fourth quarter 2021 at Northern Block working on NB Orbit, our suite of self-sovereign identity products. We feel quite fortunate to be on the forefront of bringing SSI closer to mass adoption. We’re working alongside great partners and customers who have the same goal. Everything we build is to further this

  • The Future of Work Will Happen Through DAOs – BLOG POST

    People are happier when their work has meaning and when they can associate with peers who share similar beliefs and values. But in the face of new challenges stemming from the pandemic — everything from the shift to remote work to closures of schools and daycare centers — many people began to question the validity

trust over ip

The purpose of this Trust Over IP resource page is to provide ongoing reporting about the Trust Over IP Foundation in chronological order so you can stay in the know about what's going on. Click, Consume & Share.

Pan-Canadian Trust Framework (PCTF) - Overview

The purpose of this resource is to be an overview of the Pan-Canadian Trust Framework (PCTF). This page will report on any ongoing updates to the Pan-Canadian Trust Framework to help you stay in the know. Click, Consume & Share.

self-sovereign solutions

In Mathieu Glaude's presentation titled "Lessons from the Front Line: Building Self-sovereign Solutions for Mid-tier FinTechs," I walk you through my business experiences starting with my time working at Capital One, then learning to code and then, ultimately, founding Northern Block. I learned everything I could about self-sovereign identity and how to help mid-tier fintech organizations leverage the power of SSI to improve ROI and decrease friction throughout their business processes. Click, consume & share.

Self-Sovereign Identity for Organizations

Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) is a new field for many organizations and is somewhat threatening given the design to move control of personal data into the hands of the user. This Self-Sovereign Identity for Organizations Guide is designed to give you the answers to

self-sovereign identity use cases

Check out this list of 63 self-sovereign identity use cases for the Fintech Industry that our team compiled from our experience working with fintech companies.