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The Governance Stack Working Group and its Taskforces specify requirements, roles and processes for a complete governance architecture based on the ToIP model.  


Define models and interoperability standards for governance frameworks that enable business, legal, and social trust  between entities implementing the Trust over IP architecture stack as defined in Hyperledger Aries RFC 0289 (or its successor as identified in the RFC document itself).



US/EU: meetings are held bi-weekly, every second Thursday from 11:00-12:00 PT / 18:00-19:00 UTC. Remaining 2020 meeting dates (accounting for holidays): Nov 12, Dec 10.


See the Meeting Page for agendas, notes and recordings from all meetings.


  • TBC

Chairs / Leads

Chairs: Scott Perry, Kalyan Kulkarni, Drummond Reed

Vice Chairs: Tom Plagge, Sankarshan Mukhopadhyay, Steve Magennis, Steven Milstein

How to join

You can join this WG by signing up for the Foundation mailing list at Our mailing list is

Members as well as observers are welcome (with the important caveat below).


For the protection of all Members, participation in working groups, meetings and events is limited to members, including their employees, of the Trust over IP Foundation who have signed the membership documents and thus agreed to the intellectual property rules governing participation. If you or your employer are not a member, we ask that you not participate in meetings by verbal contribution or otherwise take any action beyond observing.

Task Forces

Current Active TFs:

Planned future TFs: