*MACE Conference Call*
March 20, 2006
Bob Morgan (chair) - Washington
Ken Klingenstein - Colorado/Internet2
Michael Gettes - Duke
Keith Hazelton - Wisconsin
Leif Johansson - Stockholm/SUNET
Diego Lopez - RedIRIS
Paul Hill - MIT
Jim Jokl - Virginia
Steve Carmody - Brown
Walter Hoehn - Memphis
Scott Cantor - OSU
David Wasley - independent
Steve Olshansky - Internet2
Ben Chinowsky (scribe) - Internet2
Scott gave a brief report from the Liberty Alliance Technology Expert Group meeting. The release of Identity Web Services Framework 2.0 is now scheduled for May.
The group agreed to change the topic for the June Advanced CAMP from interfederation to workflow. The program committee is still looking for new members; contact Bob if you are interested.
Bob noted that InfoCard has been getting a lot of attention in the trade press. He also called the group's attention to the Higgins open-source identity management project; see http://www.eclipse.org/higgins/.
USHER (http://usher.internet2.edu) has generated a root key; the service is expected to go live in July. TERENA’s Server Certificate Service has issued its first certificate; see http://www.terena.nl/activities/tf-emc2/scs.html.