Salvatore (Sal) D’Agostino is founder of IDmachines and Co-founder of OpenConsent. A serial entrepreneur, Sal’s work has covered the security systems for the US Capitol and Pentagon, EZ Pass and numerous intelligent transport systems, 100+ industrial automation, robotics and computer vision systems, and enterprise security, privacy, access control and ID programs around the globe.
Sal is a recognized thought leader on critical cyber-physical matters confronting the world. Sal has appeared on NBC Nightly News, industry event keynotes and speaks internationally at conferences and events including RSA, Gartner, GSX, ISC, Identiverse, and others. Sal is active in standards for physical and logical security and has served as Chair and Secretary of the Kantara Leadership Council (LC), and past President and Chairman of the Board of the IDESG, the US public-private partnership to develop trusted identities in cyberspace, as well as on other corporate and non-profit Boards. At IDmachines, Sal partners with the Security Industry Association in providing Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) Bootcamps and the OSDP Verified conformance program.
Sal has a patent in sentient displays, an AB from Harvard College and collaborated with Ha Ha at the Hyde Park Art Museum and MassMOCA. Sal had a very brief (8 minutes) career as a professional wrestler and is a (retired) member of the Mystic River Rugby Club, the 2x US Division 1 National Champions. More information can be found at https://www.linkedin.com/in/idmachines/