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Project Title: Law Enforcement and Intelligence Access to Plaintext Information in an Era of Widespread Strong Encryption: Options and Tradeoffs

PIN: DEPS-CSTB-16-03         

Major Unit:
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Sub Unit:
Computer Science & Telecommuncations Board DEPS

Eisenberg, Jon

Subject/Focus Area:
Computers and Information Technology; National Security and Defense

Law Enforcement and Intelligence Access to Plaintext Meeting 1
November 11, 2016 - November 12, 2016
National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution NW
Washington D.C. 20148

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Rodney Howard
Phone: 202-334-2421


Friday, Nov. 11

8:30 - 9:00 Discussion of charge to committee

Federal government perspectives

9:00 - 9:40 James Baker, general counsel, Federal Bureau of Investigation

9:40 - 10:20 Alan Davidson, director of digital economy, Dept. of Commerce

10:20- 11:00 Robert Litt, general counsel, Office of the Director of National Intelligence

11:00 – 11:30 Break

Legal/policy perspectives

11:20 – noon Peter Swire, Nancy J. and Lawrence P. Huang professor of law and ethics,
Georgia Tech (remotely)

noon – 12:40 Paul Ohm, professor of law, Georgetown University Law Center

12:40 – 1:30 Break for lunch

Technical perspectives

1:30 – 2:20 Ernie Brickell, former chief security architect at Intel Corp.

2:20 – 3:00 Ronald Rivest, Institute professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

3:00 – 3:30 break

3:30 – 4:10 Matt Blaze, associate professor, Univ. of Pennsylvania

4:10 – 4:50 Joseph Lorenzo Hall, chief technologist, Center for Democracy & Technology

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

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