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Thursday, April 24, 2008


09:00 AM - 02:00 PM U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1225 New York Ave NW, Suite 150
Washington, DC, 20005

(202) 566-3100

The Commission will host a voting advocates roundtable discussion of the Technical Guidelines Committee’s (TGDC) recommended Voluntary Voting System Guidelines. The discussion will be focused upon the following topics: (1)The development of a threat assessment; (2) The evaluation of innovative systems; (3) Open Ended Vulnerability Testing (OEVT); (4) testing of voting system software; (5) How best to strike the balance between usability and accessibility.

  • Risk Assessment

  • Efficient and Effective Certification Process

  • OEVT

  • VVSG Security and Usability

  • Rob Richie (FairVote), Rebecca Mercuri (Bradblog.com), John Washburn (Voters Unite), Lillie Coney (EPIC), Barbra Simons (Verified Voting), Zinelle October (NALEAO), Hillary Shelton (NAACP), Lawrence Norden (Brennan Center), Mark Skall (NIST), Brian Hancock (EAC), Bev Harris (BBV)

  • Bev Harris, Black Box Voting

  • Rebecca Mercuri, The Brad Blog

  • Brad Friedman, The Brad Blog

  • Rob Richie, Fair Vote (and appendix)

  • Barbara Simons, Verified Voting Foundation

  • John Washburn, Voters Unite

Export to Outlook Related Events: Documents:
Sunshine Notice
Discussion Questions
Participants List
Testimony - Bev Harris
Testimony - Rebecca Mercuri
Testimony - Brad Friedman
Testimony - Rob Richie
Appendix - Rob Richie
Testimony - John Washburn
Testimony - Barbara Simons