Opening and introduction
The workshop was opened by Pēteris Zigalvis – Head of Unit, Digital Innovation and Blockchain, Digital Single Market Directorate, DG CONNECT.
The workshop was then introduced by Ludovic Courcelas, European Union Blockchain Observatory & Forum, defining the objectives of the day:
- Define what the decentralized identity framework looks like and the industry standards used
- Explore how to integrate that framework with eIDAS
- Clarify the use of blockchains for decentralized identities
- Define the infrastructure and regulatory requirements for a European blockchain infrastructure identity module ..