Handout: Trust in the 
post-identity world


The digital discourse is dominated by identity. Is a paradigm shift coming? What if we move the conversation beyond identity?

Imagine a world where cryptographic infostructure is as universal as electricity or clean water, and all the data we need is hallmarked, traceable, and trustworthy thanks to authentication technologies.

If zero trust is a thing then so is zero identity.

Trust in the Post-Identity World by Stephen Wilson, Lockstep Consulting, with George Peabody, Glenbrook Partners, November 2022.

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This is an updated version of my post-presentation handout from my Identiverse 2022 closing keynote: Trust in the post-identity world.