Since the days of our early ancestors, new frontiers have always been associated with myths, be them dragons, demons or wizards. The world of digital identity is no different; our Twitter timelines are full jargon, acronyms, and confusing terminology. This panel will debunk some common myths and misunderstandings. Authentication, validation, and verification are not the same things. Eligibility and identity checks are not interchangeable. Implementing digital identity standards are not too difficult. The panel will explore these misconceptions with reference to actual scenarios taken from their experiences delivering digital identity in the real world.