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Oct 20, 2023 - SSI Self Sovereign Identity Use Case Discussion - Jim Mason


Discussed concepts, strategies for using Self Sovereign Identity and Verifiable Credentials

Reviewed State of Rhode Island project 

Reviewed potential use cases going forward for governments implementing SSI solutions

Discussed a Brazilian university use cases for SSI

SSI concepts covered:


SSI use cases covered:

UC1 - Not all residents have access to digital equipment for digital services
UC2 - residents with digital access may lose their access ( eg lost phone )
UC3 - Residents need free, reliable digital vaults for backup of digital wallets, ids, credentials
UC4 - Residents need full recovery capabilities to securely restore access to their digital wallets, vaults
UC5 - A state has many applications for residents usually accessible through a user id and password today, a digital ID should provide the same access

Resources referenced:

June 9, 2023 - ESG and Blockchain - Mohan Venkataraman