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Project Title:

The Future of Voting: Accessible, Reliable, Verifiable Technology
PIN: PGA-STL-16-02        

Major Unit:

Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
Policy and Global Affairs

Sub Unit: Computer Science & Telecommuncations Board DEPS
Committee on Science, Technology and Law

RSO: Mazza, Anne-Marie

Subject/Focus Area: Behavioral and Social Sciences; Computers and Information Technology; Engineering and Technology; Math, Chemistry, and Physics; Policy for Science and Technology

Project Scope
An ad hoc committee under the auspices of the Committee on Science, Technology and Law and the Board on Computer Science and Telecommunications will conduct a study that will: (1) document the current state of play in terms of technology, standards, and resources for voting technologies; (2) examine challenges arising out of the 2016 federal election; (3) evaluate advances in technology currently (and soon to be) available that may improve voting; and (4) offer recommendations that provide a vision of voting that is easier, accessible, reliable, and verifiable.  The committee will issue a report at the conclusion of the study.

Project Duration: 14 months    

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Committee Membership

 Meeting 1 - 04/04/2017
 Meeting 2 - 06/12/2017
 Meeting 3 - 10/18/2017
 Meeting 4 - 12/07/2017
 Meeting 5 - 02/21/2018
 Meeting 6 - 06/20/2018


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