Michael Shea: Principles Or Cult – An Irreverant Discussion On The Principles Of SSI
2/09/2021 – 08:07
At the end of 2020, the Sovrin Foundation published the 12 Principles of SSI, https://sovrin.org/principles-of-ssi/ . Building on the earlier works from Kim Cameron, and Christopher Allen, these principles layout what must be foundational principles around any self-sovereign identity system. The evolution of the Principles of SSI came about through the need to differentiate what is ‘true’ SSI versus marketing forces twisting the concept. This market driven motivator can bring cultish overtones to the process.
With this event we had a bit of fun in what is otherwise ‘serious’ business.
A few themes that come out of the discussion: