IdFutures Charter

From IdCommons


Identity Futures


The Purpose of the Identity Futures Group is to engage in interactive (shallower) and indepth consideration of potential future events and scenarios for an identity layer of the web.


Same as IC.


We will work to apply best of professional practices of Scenario Planning and other methodologies.

We will work to make our work inclusive of a diverse range of communities.

If we do paid for events a percentage will go back to IC.

Requirements of Participation and How to Join

We will start a mailing list shortly.

Licenses and/or Restrictions on Usage of Work Product

Creative Commons with Attribution for our work together - it is also important that it is contextualized.

Current Deliverables and Milestones

We already have completed one miles stone - generating 50+ events. We layed them out on as wall map

the photo of that has not been published yet and it needs to be translated into another form to view the contents.

Our Next Milestone is to take those results further by working with them to grow scenarios.

Current Meeting Schedule

We will have a Bay Area meeting for those interested early in the new year.

Current Membership

All these people participated in our first excersize

  • Kaliya Hamlin
  • John Kelly
  • JOhannes Ernst
  • Phil Windley
  • Mark Walh
  • Drummond Reed
  • Charles Anders
  • Mary Ruddy
  • Phil Becker

Current Stewards Council Representative and Alternate

Representative - Kaliya Hamlin Alternate - Johannes Ernst

Current Links

We will move this over to Identity Futures shortly. Now it is over on the old one.


Approved by the Stewards Council on February 8, 2008.