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Re: Mutual Accreditation

From: ☮ elf Pavlik ☮ <perpetual-tripper@wwelves.org>
Date: Tue, 07 Apr 2015 14:39:16 +0200
Message-ID: <5523CFF4.80307@wwelves.org>
To: Timothy Holborn <timothy.holborn@gmail.com>
CC: W3C Credentials Community Group <public-credentials@w3.org>
On 04/07/2015 12:46 PM, Timothy Holborn wrote:
> Similar considerations recently about moderation.
> 
> Centralised systems have the capacity to 'block' relations.   not sure how
> that's achieved in a decentralised environment.
> 
> Also: unsolicited relations - wanted, accurate, or otherwise..
> 
> Especially important for children, yet the implications around
> misrepresentations via URI relations potentially exposes a far broader set
> of issues...
> 
> noting; perhaps these sorts of considerations simultaniously provide new
> use-cases for credentials...
Hi Timothy,

Not sure if I understand your point. Also for more general social
interaction in decentralized environment you might like to check out
* https://www.w3.org/wiki/Socialig
* https://www.w3.org/wiki/Socialwg/Social_API/User_stories

Cheers!


> 
> On 6 April 2015 at 20:13, ☮ elf Pavlik ☮ <perpetual-tripper@wwelves.org>
> wrote:
> 
>> Hello,
>>
>> During online conversation with friends we came across use case which
>> requires mutual accreditation. For example https://schema.org/Role which
>> I mentioned earlier in Fwd emaoil. In particular:
>>
>> https://www.accreditrust.com/about/our-team
>>
>> accreditrust.com can issue credential for Manu that he has role "Chief
>> Technologist"
>>
>> At the same time Manu may want to issue equivalent credential to
>> accreditrust.com, otherwise any company can make such claims about him.
>>
>> After gathering feedback I would like to add this (or equivalent) use
>> case to our Use Cases document.
>>
>> Cheers!
>>
>>
> 



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