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Tuesday, August 1, 2006

9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Tuesday
Welcome & Keynote Address

Who Won? Statistical Election Fraud Detection and Its Limits
Walter Mebane, Cornell University

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10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.    Break
10:30 a.m.–noon Tuesday

Making Ballot Language Understandable to Voters
Sharon J. Laskowski, NIST; Janice (Ginny) Redish, Redish & Associates, Inc.
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A Comparison of Usability Between Voting Methods
Kristen K. Greene, Michael D. Byrne, and Sarah P. Everett, Rice University
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The Importance of Usability Testing of Voting Systems
Paul S. Herrnson, University of Maryland; Richard G. Niemi, University of Rochester; Michael J. Hanmer, Georgetown University; Benjamin B. Bederson, University of Maryland; Frederick G. Conrad and Michael Traugott, University of Michigan
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Noon–1:30 p.m.    Workshop Luncheon
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Tuesday

Secure Data Export and Auditing Using Data Diodes
Douglas W. Jones and Tom C. Bowersox, The University of Iowa
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Simple Verifiable Elections
Josh Benaloh, Microsoft Research
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Prerendered User Interfaces for Higher-Assurance Electronic Voting
Ka-Ping Yee, David Wagner, and Marti Hearst, University of California, Berkeley; Steven M. Bellovin, Columbia University
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Ballot Casting Assurance
Ben Adida, MIT; C. Andrew Neff, VoteHere
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3:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.    Break
4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. Tuesday
Policy & Practice

Transparency and Access to Source Code in Electronic Voting
Joseph Lorenzo Hall, University of California, Berkeley
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A Critical Analysis of the Council of Europe Recommendations on E-Voting
Margaret McGaley and J. Paul Gibson, NUI Maynooth, Ireland
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An Examination of Vote Verification Technologies: Findings and Experiences from the Maryland Study
Alan T. Sherman, Aryya Gangopadhyay, Stephen H. Holden, George Karabatis, A. Gunes Koru, Chris M. Law, Donald F. Norris, John Pinkston, Andrew Sears, and Dongsong Zhang, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
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5:30 p.m. Tuesday

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