[ubuntu-us-mn] Fri 7/17 Mpls talk: FLOSS Democracy Infrastructure

Fred H Olson fholson at cohousing.org
Wed Jul 8 19:12:11 BST 2009


On Friday 7/17 there will be a presentation:

Towards Critical Democracy Infrastructure: The TrustTheVote Project
Gregory Miller and John Sebe (OSDV founders / principals)
Fri July 17th, 11:00 a.m.at the National Civic Summit
Mpls Hilton, 1001 Marquette Ave Mpls

This event is free and open to the public.

The Open Source Digital Voting Foundation (OSDV)
addresses a serious problem in voting technology: the lack of
technical guidelines and specifications for determining truly high
assurance, high veracity voting devices.

The presenation is at THE CONNECTION at the National Civic Summit
being held in Mpls July 15-17, 2009

More information http://site.nationalcivicsummit.com/
More information about OSDV: http://www.osdv.org

Many of the nation's leading thinkers and doers in citizenship and civic
engagement are gathering in Minneapolis for the National Civic Summit July
15th - 17th. Over 100 nonpartisan organizations will showcase their
ideas, approaches and tools through exhibits and workshops at the
Minneapolis Hilton Hotel.

Current agenda of speakers, topics and schedules (.PDF file) :
http://site.nationalcivicsummit.com/uploads/
National_Civic_Summit-_The_Connection_Presenters.pdf

Fred

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