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Re: Proposed mission statement is ready

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:34:12 -0400
To: public-digital-verification@w3.org
Message-ID: <f217a89a-8a43-4d3a-ef4b-6093d903a0b6@digitalbazaar.com>
On 08/15/2017 07:57 PM, Kim Hamilton Duffy wrote:
> “The mission of the Credentials Community Group is to explore the 
> creation, storage, presentation, and verification of credentials. We 
> focus on a verifiable credential (a set of claims) created by an
> issuer about a subject—a person, group, or thing—and seek solutions
> inclusive of approaches such as: self-sovereign identity;
> presentation of proofs by the bearer; data minimization; and
> centralized, federated, and decentralized registry and identity
> systems. Our tasks include drafting and incubating Internet
> specifications for further standardization and prototyping and
> testing reference implementations.”

+1, this is great.

-- manu

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