October 25, 2021

BeIdentitySmart Week 2021

#BeIdentitySmart Week, a companion event to Identity Management Day, aims to spotlight the importance of identity security as part of Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Each day during the week will focus on a specific aspect of identity security by raising awareness, sharing best practices, and leveraging the support of vendors in the identity security space. Read on to see how you can be a part of this important day.


Join Us in the Journey to Better Security through Identity

Why Identity Matters

  • This infographic provides the stats that support the need for better digital identity security.
  • Identity Management Champion
  • Identity Management Champions have made identity management and security foundational to their mission.
  • Improve Your Focus on Identity Security
  • From best practices for identity management to securing customer interactions and DevOps practices through identity, we’re gathering the best resources.

Get Involved

With the week-long format, each day of #BeIdentitySmartWeek will feature a specific identity-security related theme, highlighting guidance on security related outcomes and best practices from experts on popular topics.

Monday, October 25: How to Start an Identity-Centric Security Program
Tuesday, October 26: Transforming Experience Through Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM)
Wednesday, October 27: The Growing Importance of Protecting Machine Identities
Thursday, October 28: Applying Identity to DevSecOps Tools and Processes
Friday, October 29: Improving Identity Insights with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Ways to participate include:

Contributing a blog or expert commentary on one or more of the #BeIdentitySmart Week topics
Sharing thoughts on social media using #BeIdentitySmart and social cards
Registering to become an Identity Management Champion
Registering to attend the October 28th LinkedIn Live panel session at https://www.idsalliance.org/beidentitysmart-week-live-webcast/

Have questions about #BeIdentitySmart Week and how to get involved? Email us at beidentitysmart@www.idsalliance.org.



Let's work together to help everyone become more secure.