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Re: Introducing Wallet And Credential Interactions for Presentation Exchange at DIF

From: Kaliya IDwoman <kaliya-id@identitywoman.net>
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 12:08:36 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+z9oKCUnSydYC5vqhib_SUrd0gi9nqKqj9oMDHkORMhWnL1Bw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Orie Steele <orie@transmute.industries>
Cc: "W3C Credentials CG (Public List)" <public-credentials@w3.org>
Thanks Orie,
I missed the call this morning unfortunately.
 I heard you made a shout out to GHP and our work at ToIP
 Right now we have 10 different drafting groups on the key challenges
outlined in the blueprint outline.

 One of those groups - is focused on credentials formats and exchange. We
were faced with a sort of overwhelming and confusing choice landscape and
needed to signal to the market a clear way to move credentials from issuer
to holder and holder to verifier.  I'm really happy that we had 3 1.5
sessions at IIW and have broad alignment to get to one simplified protocol
that builds on the best of what is out there.

 We will be pointing to this work and seeking to drive adoption of the
results of this effort over the summer.

 - Kaliya

On Tue, Apr 27, 2021 at 10:24 AM Orie Steele <orie@transmute.industries>

> Hey All,
> I mentioned on the CCG Call today, there is a new DIF Work Item regarding
> wallet interoperability testing of verifiable presentation exchange:
> https://github.com/decentralized-identity/waci-presentation-exchange
> This work came from multiple successful IIW sessions focused on a
> community vision for achieving wallet interoperability for verifiable
> presentations.
> Special thanks to Kaliya for leading the sessions and to Sam and Drummond
> for their help on supporting an integration path for BBS+ with Good Health
> Pass and the VC HTTP API Vaccination test suite and vocabulary.
> And most importantly, thanks to the folks at Bloom for writing the
> original WACI spec:
> https://specs.bloom.co/wallet-and-credential-interactions/
> It's awesome to see the community aligning around support for a shared
> data model (W3C VC Data Model), now all we need is at least one way to
> exchange VPs over HTTP.
> It's also worth mentioning that the OIDC is working on their own version
> of these APIs as well:
> https://bitbucket.org/openid/connect/issues/1212/siop-chooser
> Major motivation for separating the "Traceability Ecosystem Guide" or
> "Traceability API" was to allow for a more inclusive approach to these
> other communities, including direct support for OIDC and addressing
> concerns regarding authorization.
> As a member of both DIF and CCG I am committed to keeping them as aligned
> as possible and look forward to working with folks like Tom and Kristina or
> aligning with OIDF as it evolves its support for presentation exchange and
> wallets.
> * takes deep breath *
> * keeps running at the speed of the broader community *
> OS
> --
> Chief Technical Officer
> www.transmute.industries
> <https://www.transmute.industries>
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