Higher education institutions are a complex identity space with ever-changing organizational structures, complex business operations, technology infrastructure and support with concerns around privacy and security of different roles and groups. This, of course, paves the development of very interesting environments and creative solutions. This panel by the BCNET Identity Management Working Group will share thoughts and insight into the changes and challenges that invite action on behalf of the business needs to provide better service to our educational communities.


Sabrina Da Silva

Systems Analyst, British Columbia Institute of Technology

Hanna Ruotsalainen

Interim Director of IT Services, Emily Carr University fo Art + Design

Wesley Cole

Director of Network and Technical Services, Thompson Rivers University

Steve Hillman

IT Architect, Simon Fraser University

Sebastien Gonzalez

Senior Manager of Identity and Access Management, University of British Columbia

Steve Beaudry

Manager of Server, Royal Roads University

Steve Gallagher

Director of IT Architecture, Capilano University

Corey Scholefield

Identity and Access Management Specialist, University of Victoria