News und Events

October 29, 2019

OSS User Day in Salzburg

on October 29, 2019
organized by the

Digitization in access control

Interoperability and manufacturer independence as a future requirement


Download Flyer (PDF)

Due to a limited space capacity will be required to log in to the meeting
requested until 4 October 2019.

Applications for the conference requested:
PLAICHNER Harald (email see flyer)

March 12, 2019

Event on "secure mobile access"

On February 13, an outstanding event on the topic "secure mobile access" took place in Stuttgart.
With 30 participants from 25 different companies many interesting discussions could be led.


If you are interested, you can download the presentations as pdf or follow the links.

August 29, 2018

New IGOS event rescheduled

End users meet manufacturers

November 13, 2018 in Friedrichshafen

The community Offline Standard iGOS ( is planning another event for manufacturers and end customers on 13 November this year.

Once again you have the opportunity to showcase your latest OSS-enabled products.

Since the event focuses on the OSS-SO, only these products are permitted.

Here you can find the announcement as PDF. You can participate as a visitor or, if you have a standard offline capable product, as an exhibitor.

The OSS will organise a proof of concept with the exhibitors. So it would be nice if you could also contact us if you would like to exhibit.

June 27, 2018

Successful first OSS end user day at the SecurityExpo in Munich

Here are some presentations to download.

OSS Opening.pdf






February 26, 2018

OSS-Association e.V. at the SecurityExpo in Munich

First OSS End User Day at the SicherheitExpo 2018

June 27, 2018 / 9:00 to 17:00, MOC München

Further information

February 15, 2018

New IGOS event planned

The community Offline Standard iGOS has again planned an event for June 6, 2018 like they did in 2016. Manufacturers can present their products and give presentations on innovations or completed projects. To make it easier for the participants, the event will take place at ZF in Friedrichshafen ( As soon as details are known, you will find them on this website or at

January 31, 2018

BlueID GmbH joins OSS Association

July 20, 2016

iGOS event: OSS Works

To make the OSS standard to a wide audience, a corresponding event will be held on 26 and 27 October 2016 at the Campus Brugg – Windisch University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland (organized by: Interessengemeinschaft Offline Standard iGOS )

The aim of the event is to bring together end users and manufacturers. Different manufacturers of badge readers and management software will present their solutions and products. Visitors can be explained the OSS standard to talk with the manufacturers and other end users and possibly directly discuss current projects or needs.

More info at:

(Source: iGOS)

Strausberg, June 30, 2016

Cooperation agreement OSS Association e.V. and SOAA eG

The OSS Association e.V. and the SOAA eG have sealed a cooperation agreement to their mutual cooperation with respect to a jointly supported standard for electronic offline locking system.

With this step, there will only be one standard in future, which will be marketed under the name “Standard Offline” and will thus provide both manufacturers and end users a secure platform.

August 31, 2015

About OSS Association (Open Security Standards Association)

The OSS Association is an open industry forum for the promotion and development of global standards for access control and other security systems.

The work within the OSS Association is conducted by, and through, its members in various committees and working groups. At the end of 2014, the “Open Security Standard Association eV (OSS Association)” was founded by the union of various hardware and software manufacturers, consultants and planners. The founding members are ACS Ltd, Assa Abloy, Datasec, Deister, Dorma, Kaba, Nedap, primion, Uhlmann & Zacher and Zugang GmbH.

The association aims to define standards in the area of security technology and to jointly develop, implement and promote these in the market place. The OSS Association is a non-profit organization. Companies that want to benefit from the advantages of shared standards and help to shape them, are welcome at any time to join the OSS Association.

May 20, 2015

ASSA ABLOY Aperio Offline

11. Mai 2015

Kaba engagiert sich in der Open Security Standards Association e.V.

Onlineartikel: GIT Sicherheit