Vice President of Innovation and Emerging Technology, ForgeRockEve Maler is a strategist, innovator, and communicator on digital identity, access, security, and privacy; with particular focus on creating successful wide-scale ecosystems and fostering individual empowerment. Maler drives Identity Relationship Management innovation for the ForgeRock Open Identity Stack; she also directs its involvement in related industry standards, to which end she leads the User-Managed Access (UMA) standards effort. She was formerly a principal analyst at Forrester Research, advising clients on emerging identity and security solutions, distributed authorization, privacy enhancement, and API security. Previously, at Sun Microsystems, she co-founded and made major contributions to the SAML standard. In a previous life she co-invented XML.