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  • Start Date: 27 Sep 2022
  • Location: Urecht, The Netherlands

This unique and once only opportunity – annual IDnext in-person and online event - 27 & 28 September 2022 at DeFabrique in Utrecht.

About this event

Annual Digital Identity (un)-conference, IDnext '22 - Utrecht (NL)

The program is built around the true key issues of the digital identity of both public and private organisations. It is the ID users leading network and knowledge sharing event supported by SIDN.

Main theme of the event is"(De)centralized digital identities in practice!!" The acceleration of digital services, driven by COVID-19 and migrating citizens, make the need for sustainable and scalable supporting solutions and infrastructure more important than ever. We’re on the verge of a new decentralised landscape with a pan-European framework for identity and attributes allowing for new and easier ways of cross-border trust and transactions. At the same time, with war raging on our continent, threats and risks are bigger than ever before.

We invite everyone to join in on IDnext ’22, to contribute to the discussions and share their vision on identity and its adjacent matters and challenges.

Active participation during IDnext '22 offers unique opportunities of interaction, dissemination of knowledge and experience with your peers. This event is intended to help you and all other attendees find the time and space to talk and learn from each other. More information about the program.

SIDN manages .nl, the Netherlands' ccTLD, with more than 5.8 million domains. SIDN also develops and delivers services and solutions for easier and safer connected living. Research team SIDN labs supports those activities by devising new technologies and systems that increase the stability and security of .nl, the DNS and the internet infrastructure. Directly and through SIND fund, SIDN is also involved in social initiatives to promote use of the Internet and address its side-effect. More information about SIDN.

Identity Innovation Award At IDnext'22, the Identity Innovation Award will be granted to the best new (innovative) concept or product concerning digital identity. With this award, IDnext wants to recognize and support new developments that are shaping the future of the digital identity. More information about the award.

Sponsoring opportunities IDnext '22 is packed with ICT and Business decision makers looking to meet, network and exchange experience and knowledge. This event forms an unrivalled platform for sponsors to engage with your target audience in a face-to-face environment.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is un-conference? This event is intended to help you and all the other attendees find the time and space to talk with and learn from each other. This event will be a combination of a fixed and free-form un-conference format. Combining these kinds of formats and its strengths shows that it will create space for peer-to-peer learning, collaboration, interaction, discussion and creativity. That will definitely mean that you have the opportunity to listen to experts and professionals and take part in debates and discussions. With the un-conference format it also puts conference session - related to the themes of the event - on the agenda that will be defined on the day itself.

How do I register and collect my ticket at the event? The IDnext '22 event will be open at 09:00 AM on 11th October with a welcome and keynote opening. There will be two full days of sessions and networking activities on 27 and 28 September at DeFabrique premises in Urecht, The Netherlands. The second day will start at 09:30 AM with a keynote opening, breakout sessions and closure.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions. Contact us via e-mail ( or visit our website.

What is the refund policy?

Payment Policy Full payment of conference fees is due at time of online registration, via credit card or invoice. Individuals who need to submit a check or make other payment arrangements should contact our office via

Cancellations & Refunds All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing via email and will adhere to the terms and conditions of IDnext association which can be found on the website of IDnext.

Substitutions If you purchased a registration ticket and would like to transfer it to someone else because you are unable to attend, please contact us at least four business days before the conference starts; pre-approval is required for any substitutions. Everyone must be registered in advance to be admitted to the conference.

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