Our partners

Representation of our consortium partners

The consortium

The ID Ideal consortium consists of several cooperation partners from the fields of public administration, mobility, commerce, Industry 4.0, energy and academia, as well as technology partners and ID services. Together, we work on the various aspects of digital identities and their application. Our consortium partners are briefly introduced below.

Brief description of the consortium partners

AUTHADA GmbH

Project related competencies

  • ID Provider with level of assurance "high"
  • Digital identification based on sovereign identity documents
  • Extensive experience in usability and user integration

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Creation of an interoperable architecture together with the project partners
  • Increasing the interoperability of the own identification, authentication and signature solution, this can be used in further fields of application
  • Increasing expertise in the topics, better understanding of the eco-system.s


Blockchain Competence Center at Mittweida University of Applied Sciences

Project related competencies

  • Harmonization of digital identities
  • Blockchain, data mining, distributed systemse

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • university education and training
  • Research on blockchain applications, SSI, and data economics 


State capital Dresden

Project related competencies

  • legal, organizational, procedural experience of identification processes
  • Expertise on different municipal application scenarios that require identification of individuals and entities
  • Experience in the use of the citizen account (already in practical use)
  • High level of IT expertise in a municipal context

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Automation and standardization of ID processes to increase process reliability (e.g., for grant applications), increase process efficiency (manual processes are replaced by automated processes)
  • Simplify access to city and municipal partner services, which today go through different identification processes


EECC GmbH

Project related competence

  • EECC is the European market leader for EPC (Electronic Product Code) solutions and services aimed at automating supply chains.
  • Experience from blockchain project for supply chain optimization of pallets
  • EECC Partners: GS1, Deutsche Post (DHL), Schwarz Group (Kaufland/Lidl)
  • Pioneer in RFID and sensor measurement in the retail sector.
  • Research/standardization EPCglobal/DIN/ISO for Blockchain technology and SmartContracts with focus on sustainable supply chains.
  • Future topic: Frictionless checkout process based on digital user IDs

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Integrating blockchain and ID tracking technologies into our solutions and products, increasing end-user access.


evan GmbH

Project related competence

  • Development of applications in the field of decentralized identities and blockchain
  • Building and in the management of Decentralized organizations and collaborations, specifically Evan Network organization (runs evan.network blockchain network).

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Drive adoption and deployment of digital identities
  • Schaffung eines größeren Marktes für eigene Produktlösungen
  • Own product development and integrate findings into the open source stack to increase dissemination and adoption.


EXXETA AG

Project related competence

  • Implementation expertise for the development of end-to-end software solutions
  • Integration competence for applications and business models to make the planned use cases tangible, later transfer to productive solutions
  • Industry knowledge, especially industry, energy and municipalities
  • Methodological and technical competence, e.g. design thinking, process modeling, requirements engineering, IoT, data science, blockchain
  • Sales and marketing experience for rolling out new services / products

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Networking within Saxony and with the Saxon university landscape,
  • Transfer of future topics into usable, productive solutions
  • Addressing new potential and implementing projects together with other partners


Project Group Business Informatics of Fraunhofer FIT

Project related competence

  • Blockchain (technical basics, economic characteristics, energy consumption, scalability and performance, privacy issues, token economy, potential in the public sector, mobility and energy sectors).
  • Self-Sovereign Identity (technical foundations, potentials, challenges, relationship to blockchain technology).
  • Energy and critical infrastructures (energy transition, market design, sector coupling)
  • General competencies in the area of digital transformation

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Further dovetailing of blockchain and SSI technologies with energy topics, from a technical perspective (prototyping) and with regard to economic aspects, as well as generalization to other sectors.


Dresden University of Applied Sciences

-Consortium Leader-

Project related competencies

  • Systematic development of digital service systems
  • Digital IDs in human-machine interactions
  • User interface design and usability

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • university education and training
  • Research on Digital Service Systems, Usable Security and Industry 4.0


Jolocom GmbH

Project related competence

  • Jolocom's goal is to enable individuals to control their digital identity and the interactions and data flows based on it.
  • Design principles: Interoperability, Portability, Usability and Security.

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Include project results in the product portfolio and offer them on the market
  • without the project no possibility for such comprehensive further development
  • Special interest: Harmonization of SSI and eIDAS and their provision in a uniform user experience for citizens.

Jungheinrich AG

Project related competence

  • extensive network of customers, vehicles and various business models for testing project solutions in real-life conditions, access control and authentication of drivers, intelligent fleet control (rental models/shared economy)
  • Own battery production and R&D on energy management, charging management and use of vehicle batteries as energy storage devices
  • Collection of vehicle and movement data via telematics installed over a wide area
  • Experience with data sharing with customers

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Identified megatrends make intelligent, standardized networks and digital twins increasingly relevant, e.g., trend away from ownership to performance-based usage transfer or to shared
  • Other examples of current and future development challenges: Modular services, servitization, subscription models and usage individualization.
  • Jungheinrich's goal: to be a full-service provider for customers and to offer solutions and services internationally in addition to its own portfolio of solutions. Standard integration of various cooperation partners is essential in this context.
  • Jungheinrich would like to contribute with its own knowledge to the targeted development of solutions that can be used in the real economy, to participate in the development of industry standards and to make the solutions developed usable for its own organization with regard to the above-mentioned topics.


KAPRION Technologies GmbH

Project related competence

  • Architecture of distributed business process control systems using hardware-based security elements in the public transport environment

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Extension of public transport operated interoperable process control network
  • Blockchain-based usage-based billing of mobility services.

Stadt Leipzig

Project related competencies

  • Online provision of sovereign specialized procedures and offers for citizens, companies, etc. in the city administration and associated companies
  • Contribute many years of experience in the introduction of new procedures for the testing of a new identification and authentication system

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Standardization and simplification of access to digital services of the city and associated companies. Removing barriers to access, enabling participation.


Stadt Mittweida

Project related competencies

  • Issuance of proof of identity
  • Strategy to develop blockchain expertise as a regional core competency.
  • Technology transfer and blockchain incubator (technology park).

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Digitize analog administrative tasks and create citizen-friendly digital applications
  • Elimination of structural weakness and equalization of living conditions through sustainable regional development with the showcase region

SQL Projekt AG

Project related competence

  • We bring our expertise in data integration to the project.
  • Based on its universal adapter concept, the Transconnect product enables the integration of legacy systems of all kinds.
  • Transconnect would do this by acting as a trusted intermediary to establish the trust relationship between the legacy system and the trust infrastructure.

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Additional areas of application for Transconnect and thus broader customer base
  • Support of blockchain and thus opening up additional application scenarios such as smart contracts or automated purchasing processes
  • Development of further adapters

STROMDAO GmbH

Project related competence

  • Technical integration of the Green Electricity Index as a verifier of energy-related CO22emissions
  • Billing service provider of CO2 as currency

Strategic interest / exploitation intentions

  • Collaboration with charging station management to make them climate-neutral by compensating for grid losses (data supplied by UBA).
  • Results can be scaled and energy transition in the transport sector will become increasingly importan

Associated partners

Municipalities and authorities

  • City of Annaberg-Buchholz
  • City of Zwönitz

Municipal companies

  • Drewag/ENSO,
  • Ostsächsische Sparkasse Dresden (OSD)
  • Lecos GmbH

State level

  • Sächsische Anstalt für Kommunale Datenverarbeitung (SAKD),
  • Sächsische Aufbaubank (SAB),
  • Saxon State Chancellery,
  • Sächsisches Ministerium für Wirtschaft und Arbeit (SMWA)

Service provider

  • WeichertMehner GmbH & Co KG,
  • nexum AG,
  • Prof. Dr. Markus Büch
  • SVA GmbH

Operator

  • Mobility Center GmbH (teilAuto),
  • inno2grid GmbH,
  • Sparkassen Finanzportal GmbH

Digital Industry

  • Blockchain Helix,
  • Industry365 UG,
  • c-MARX GmbH,
  • memoresa

VAssociations and multipliers

  • AIM Deutschland e.V.,
  • Sächsischer Städte- und Gemeindetag e.V.,
  • GS1 Germany GmbH,
  • Mailingwork GmbH,
  • DIF

Research facilities

  • Frankfurt School of Finance & Management,
  • Social CRM Research Center e.V.