At the beginning of this week, Group Futurista, a global event & webinar company delivered an interesting webinar titled ‘Reimagining Digital Identity during COVID-19 for Businesses’. This futurecast invited more than 200 CXOs, VPs, Directors from leading organizations around the world. 

Ping Identity, an American software company was the leading sponsor for this virtual event. They have been named a leader in customer identity and access management by KuppingerCole for three consecutive years, and we’re honored to be a Cybersecurity Excellence Award winner in 2018, in recognition of their excellence, innovation, and leadership in information security. 

As per the theme, this futurecast focused on top digital identity trends shaping various institutions after the COVID-19 outbreak. Experts in the biometric industry & digital identity community came together to put up an insightful session for all the viewers. Richard Bird, Chief Customer Information Officer, Ping Identity presented an interesting keynote on ‘Out-Maneuvering a Pandemic (or anything else) With Identity’. Whereas, Dr. Georgios Kapogiannis, Acting Deputy Director - Geospatial and Hazard Research Group shared his thoughts on ‘Digital Identity in the post-COVID-19 era in Digital Construction.’

The panel discussion was the highlight of this webinar. Manivannan Janakiraman from the Bank of Ireland joined the panel along with all the other speakers to talk about the different factors harnessing the power of digital ID. Technology experts Vladan Kojanić from Republic of Serbia & Nena Dokuzov from the Republic of Slovenia presented case studies on ‘Digital Identity and recent EU developments.‘

After the COVID-19 outbreak, Group Futurista has hosted over 20 webinars on various upcoming technologies. If you are interested in sponsoring or attending any of Group Futurista’s upcoming webinars/events, please drop them an email at or visit