Montabaur, 22.03.2023 – The European netID Foundation simplifies the use of apps: In the future, netID users will be able to register in apps with just two clicks. Afterwards, a new login requires only a single click. This makes it easier to register with participating partner offers and improves the addressability of users. The quick
Montabaur, 16.02.2023 – A milestone for netID: For the first time, the leading German ID solution has more than ten million active users in Germany. The reason for reaching this mark are new, prominent partners that the European netID Foundation has been able to win over. The best-known newcomer is Burda’s digital publisher BurdaForward, which
Montabaur, 30.11.2022 – Germany has become more data-sensitive: Users in this country are increasingly concerned about protecting their data on the web and are fed up with cookies. This has been confirmed by a new representative survey conducted by the market research company Innofact on behalf of the European netID Foundation. One in two respondents
The European netID Foundation calls for dialog and clarification of data protection and data law: In addition to the six existing advisory boards, in future there will also be a “Data and Digitization Forum”. The expert committee provides a scientific focus and will advise the foundation on issues relevant to the industry relating to the
The European netID Foundation is encouraging the dialog with the advertising industry. For this purpose, it is founding the Advisory Board for Advertising. Experts from agencies and subsequently also from advertisers will advise on the further development of netID.   Five long-standing industry experts are on the new board right from the start. These are:
nternationalization at the European netID Foundation: Following its success in Germany, the Foundation is now turning its attention towards Austria. To support this move, it is founding the Advisory Board Austria – a platform for all market participants in the Alpine republic to discuss current digital topics. The Advisory Board Austria complements the existing advisory
Rotation on the European netID Foundation’s Board of Trustees: Jan Oetjen, Managing Director of United Internet Media and CEO of 1&1 Mail & Media Applications SE, will take over the chairmanship of the Board, with immediate effect. He succeeds Karin Immenroth, Chief Data & Analytics Officer at RTL Deutschland, who is now assuming the position
Jörn Strehlau, previously Managing Director and Head of Xaxis at media network GroupM, has taken over as CEO of the European netID Foundation (EnID). He replaces Sven Bornemann, who left the login alliance in June 2021. CTO and board member Achim Schlosser led the foundation on an interim basis. With Strehlau, the European netID Foundation
Effective immediately, the European netID Foundation is cooperating with Crossplan Germany, a leading integrated solutions provider for the audio market. The Hamburg-based data intelligence specialists will integrate netID single sign-on as well as the consent product netID Professional into their technology setup. This will enable radio stations such as R.SH – Radio Schleswig-Holstein, Radio Ton
Europe’s leading login provider and the European market leader for consent management solutions cooperate: Usercentrics now supports seamless integration with netID products, giving publishers and advertisers the opportunity to link consent management and login services. This combination provides the basis for sustainable customer relationships in the post-cookie era. With this cooperation, the two European industry
Auth0, the modern identity platform, and the European netID Foundation today announced the availability of netID Single Sign-On on Auth0 Marketplace, a catalog of trusted technology integrations to extend the functionality of Auth0’s identity management platform.  netID enables users to sign into apps and websites with their netID account, and to decide privately and transparently
Sven Bornemann, CEO of the European netID Foundation (EnID), will leave the company at his own request at the end of July. His successor will be Jörn Strehlau, previously Managing Director at the media network GroupM. Bornemann, previously Managing Director of AGOF Services GmbH, has been responsible for the development as well as the strategic
The cooperation between Axel Springer and the European netID Foundation continues: as of now, the media and technology company is the first netID partner to use the consent product netID Professional with its soft-login function on the websites of BILD, WELT and TECHBOOK. This allows users to link the specific website to their netID with
Montabaur, 25.05.2021 – Most Internet users want stricter rules and laws on the subject of data protection – this is the result of a survey by the European netID Foundation. In addition, most would like to be better informed about the use of their data. Very few users believe that they have full control over

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