The Decentralists

Decentralization Education Episode 3: What is Identity?

June 24, 2021 Mike Cholod, Henry Karpus & Chris Trottier
The Decentralists
Decentralization Education Episode 3: What is Identity?
Show Notes

This episode, we define identity, and we’re thrilled to get some help from a very special guest. Dr. Geoffrey Goodell is a senior research associate in the financial computing and analytics group at the department of computer science at University College London. Furthermore, Dr. Goodell is the lead researcher at the Peer Social Foundation, our non-profit partner focused on education, research and open-source initiatives aimed at decentralizing identity and access for people, business and government.

What exactly is identity?