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Posted By Jessica Myers on March 21, 2013

EAC and NIST are sponsoring a two day workshop to explore current and future research in accessible voting technology.

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Posted By Jessica Myers on March 14, 2013

EAC and NIST sponsored a two and a half day symposium to explore emerging trends in voting system technology with the election community at large.

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Posted By Jessica Myers on September 06, 2012

ITIF issued a round 2 call for proposals for projects that will pursue accessible election technology research and development.

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Posted By Jessica Myers on April 26, 2012

In 2011, EAC awarded $7,000,000 to support research on technologies and approaches to meet the challenge of making voting accessible for all eligible voters

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Posted By Jessica Myers on March 01, 2012

The IEEE Standard 1622™-2011 was developed to help state and local election officials make blank ballots available by specifying ballot interchange formats for blank ballot distribution.

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Posted By Jeannie Layson on September 16, 2011

The EAC Certification Division has released the technical report “A Survey of Internet Voting,” a comprehensive review of Internet voting systems used in elections worldwide between 2000 and 2011. EAC staff conducted the study to assist in the development of electronic absentee voting guidelines, specifically to assist the Commission’s efforts to identify technologies that could improve services for military and overseas voters and voters with disabilities.

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