Eve Maler is VP of Innovation & Emerging Technology in ForgeRock's Office of the CTO. She is a renowned strategist, innovator and communicator on digital identity, access, security, privacy and consent, with particular focus on creating successful interoperable ecosystems and fostering individual empowerment. Eve drives privacy and consent innovation for the ForgeRock Identity Platform and directs ForgeRock's involvement in industry standards for federated authorization, privacy and consent and their impact on the Web and the Internet of Things. She founded and chairs the User-Managed Access (UMA) work group and co-founded and co-chairs the Health Relationship Trust (HEART) work group. Eve was formerly a principal analyst at Forrester Research, an identity solutions architect with PayPal, and a technology director at Sun Microsystems, where she co-founded and made major contributions to the SAML standard. In a previous life she co-invented XML.