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Exploring and understanding Digital Identities/Self Sovereign Identity and Digital Wallets




English, French

The course intends to explore a comprehensive understanding of digital identities. It will guide participants through understanding the concept of verifiable credentials (digital identities),  digital wallets, blockchain, and decentralized identifiers. At the end of the course, the participant will acquire knowledge of the whole schema of digital identities.



  • Understanding of digital identities
  • Understanding the concept of verifiable credentials, digital wallets and decentralized identifiers
  • Understanding the relationship of blockchain with digital identities
  • Understanding Self Sovereign Identity Model (ISSUER, HOLDERS, VERIFIERS)
  • Knowing the current state of the play market for SSI

Learning outcomes

  • Understanding credentials, digital credentials, verifiable credentials, and principles of Self Sovereign Identity (SSI)
  • Exploring and understanding Verifiable Credentials Data Model i.e., SSI standards (W3C), eIDAS Regulation
  • Understanding Self Sovereign Identity Model (ISSUER, HOLDERS, VERIFIERS)
  • Understanding decentralized identifiers (DID) and DID Schemas
  • Digital Wallet and Management of Digital Credentials in Self Sovereign manner (only holder decides which credentials to share)
  • To perform a Hands-on example on verifiable credentials and digital wallet
  • To know the current state of the play market for SSI (EBSI, Hyperledger Indy, TOKEN project)
  • EBSI-Diploma use case for SSI (Issuer-Holder-Verifier)


No prior, specific knowledge, is required for attending this course


This training has a total of 8 hours and takes place over several weeks:

  • Day 1/4:   12.10.2022    18:00 – 20:00
  • Day 2/4:   19.10.2022   18:00 – 20:00
  • Day 3/4:   26.10.2022   18:00 – 20:00
  • Day 4/4:   02.11.2022   18:00 – 20:00


The session number 1/4 is accompanied by an activity offered by Scienteenslab and is for teens from 12 to 18 years old!
For more information, click here.


This course takes place ON-SITE

Terres Rouges building
14, porte de France
L-4360 Esch/Alzette



Language(s) course:



Dr. Adnan IMERI

Language(s) spoken by instructor :

English, French

Additional information:

This course is designed for any participant that intends to formulate the first level of knowledge of digital credentials (verifiable credentials), blockchain, and digital wallets.

The participants are not required to have prior knowledge of programming language, blockchain, and digital credentials. All concepts will be explained smoothly from scratch so for the audience will be able to understand them entirely.


This training is offered in collaboration with Luxembourg Blockchain Lab.







This training does not have any assessment or exams; a certificate of participation will be issued to participants. A mandatory attendance percentage of at least 80% is required.