Digital ID World Scheduled to Take Place September 2006 in Santa Clara; Industry’s Premier Digital Identity Conference Changes Date to Its Customary Fall Time Frame

FRAMINGHAM, MA – JANUARY 6, 2006 – Digital ID World, LLC announced today that the dates for Digital ID World(R) have been changed. The event is now scheduled to return to its customary Fall time frame and will take place September 11-13, 2006 at the Marriott Santa Clara.

"The event was initially scheduled for the Spring of 2006, but after talking with several of our constituents, it became clear that the community preferred to hold Digital ID World in its customary Fall time frame," said Phil Becker, founder and conference co-chair of Digital ID World. "In response to the input from the community, we decided to change the dates. We are also pleased to announce the dates for the 2007 event, which is scheduled to take place October 8-10, 2007 in San Francisco."

It was announced on September 23, 2005 that Digital ID World, Inc. and IDG World Expo will join forces to make Digital ID World even more valuable and relevant for the identity community. See that press release here: ( ).

About Digital ID World

Digital ID World is the premier industry event dedicated to digital identity technologies and solutions. The event's conference education is centered around real-world customer deployment case studies by the nation's top enterprises. The unique focus of the conference allows attendees to learn from and network with those customer presenters — in addition to interacting with the industry's thought leaders, developers and vendors.

About Digital ID World, LLC

Digital ID World, LLC is a joint venture between IDG World Expo and DI Media, Inc.

About IDG World Expo

IDG World Expo ( ) produces technology-focused tradeshows, conferences and events for professionals seeking world-class education, peer-to-peer networking and one-stop comparison shopping. IDG World Expo's portfolio of conferences and events includes Macworld Conference & Expo(R), LinuxWorld Conference & Expo(R), Wireless Sensing Solutions(R), Syndicate(TM), GridWorld(TM), OSBC(R), Digital ID World(R), RoboBusiness and RoboNexus. IDG World Expo is a business unit of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research and event company.

About IDG

International Data Group (IDG) is the world's leading technology media, research, and event company. A privately-held company, IDG publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers including Bio-IT World, CIO, CSO, Computerworld, GamePro, InfoWorld, Network World, and PC World. The company features the largest network of technology-specific Web sites with more than 400 around the world. IDG is also a leading producer of more than 170 computer-related events worldwide including LinuxWorld Conference & Expo(R), Macworld Conference & Expo(R), DEMO(R), and IDC Directions. IDC provides global market research and advice through offices in 50 countries. Company information is available at .