Mike J Schmidt


Mike is an Identity and Access Management, Data Privacy and Access Governance strategist who brings over
20 years of experience delivering IAM/IAG and other cyber security projects in North America, Europe and Asia.

He specializes in Enterprise Access Governance and Identity/Access Management architecture and solution, working on
large-scale projects that include multiple vendors and distinct hardware and software platforms.
With a background in Economics and IT, Mike is recognised by clients and peers for his ability to quickly uncover the most critical business needs.

His clients include: banking institutions, retailers, government agencies, public transportation and utilities.
Mike has played senior roles at Novell, RSA, IBM, and other leaders in the IAM industry, delivering solutions based on Sailpoint, IBM/Websphere, Aveksa/RSA, Java, JBoss, Computer Associates (CA), AIX/Mainframe, Linux,  RBAC/ABAC, SAP, Active Directory, MS Azure, Sailpoint, ForgeRock and other technologies.

He has also been involved in the design and delivery of cybersecurity, privacy, centralised IT operations, access controls, service desk management, and problem management solutions. He recently led the creation of IAM/IAG strategic plans and roadmaps that were successfully implemented by client organisations. He founded the PIPS (Privacy Identity Protection Service) community also envisioned as a platform.


Mike J Schmidt can be found in the Demo Lounge presenting Privacy Identity Protection by MJS Information Management and Communications

Mike J Schmidt can be seen in:

Demo Lounge Thursday Hall F
12:15-13:30 Thursday
Demo Lounge Friday Hall F
13:00-14:30 Friday