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Security Symposium '99 - August 23-26, 1999 - Marriot, Washington,D.C., USA

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Activities & Services
All Symposium activities take place in the JW Marriott Hotel.

Social Activities
Meet the symposium speakers and connect with your peers in the community. There will be a Welcome Reception on Sunday evening and a luncheon on both Monday and Tuesday for tutorial attendees. All symposium attendees are invited to the reception on Wednesday evening in the JW Marriott Hotel.

Works-In-Progress Reports (WIPs)
Thursday, August 26, 3:30pm–5:00pm Submission deadline: August 25, 1999 Submissions to: This session will consist of short presentations about work-in-progress, new results, or timely topics. Speakers should submit a one- or two-paragraph abstract to by 6:00 pm on Wednesday, August 25, 1999, or to Greg Rose, at the conference, by 11 am Thursday, August 26. Please include your name, affiliation, and the title of your talk. The accepted abstracts will appear on the conference Web page after the symposium. The time available will be distributed among the presenters with a minimum of 5 minutes and a maximum of 10 minutes. The time limit will be strictly enforced. A schedule of presentations will be posted at the symposium by noon on August 26. Experience has shown that most submissions are usually accepted.

Symposium Proceedings
One copy of the proceedings is included with your Technical Sessions registration fee. To order additional copies, contact the USENIX Association at 1.510.528.8649, or send email to

Student Stipends Available
The USENIX student stipend program covers travel, living expenses, and registration fees to enable full-time students to attend USENIX meetings. Detailed information about applying for a stipend is available at the USENIX Web site:, by reading, or by sending email to

Terminal Room
USENIX is pleased to provide a terminal room for your convenience. The terminal room will feature 30 pcs with a UNIX operating system. There will be a dial-in network from your Marriott hotel room, laptop drops, and a live webcam. All of these will be connected to the internet via a T1 line sponsored by Earthlink Network Services. The terminal room is staffed by volunteers. If you are interested in helping with this effort please send email to for more information.

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First posted: May 1999
Last changed: May 1999
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