On April 5, 2018, the NSTMF hosted an evening with Vint Cerf, co-father and architect of the internet, for an intimate evening of conversation and discovery at the Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies. Brian Fung of The Washington Post interviews Dr. Cerf about creating an interplanetary internet, the need for better security protocols, the drawbacks of blockchain, bit rot, and much more. Learn more about Vint Cerf: https://goo.gl/GQdFBs Learn more about the NSTMF: https://goo.gl/f9KDCn
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EAC and NIST are pleased to announce the upcoming meeting of the TGDC on September 11-12, 2017, at the U.S. Election Assistance Commission in Silver Spring, Maryland. The meeting will be the next step in moving forward with the development of the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG) version 2.0. Presentations and discussions at the meeting will include the following topics: (1) Update from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST); (2) Review of Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG 2.0), Adoption Process and Transitioning Standards; (3) Security & Accessibility Meeting Update; (4) Overview and Discussion of Principles & Guidelines; (5) Overview & Update on Requirements and Test Assertions; (6) Cyber Security Presentation; and (7) Critical Infrastructure/MS-ISAC Presentation. Committee members will discuss next steps in the adoption process for VVSG 2.0. The full meeting agenda will be posted in advance at http://vote.nist.gov/. All sessions of this meeting will be open to the public. Members of the public may submit relevant written statements to the TGDC with respect to the meeting no later than 5:00 pm EDT on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Statements may be sent via email at [email protected], via standard mail addressed to the U.S. Election Assistance Commission, 1335 East West Highway, Suite 4300, Silver Spring, MD 20910, or by fax at 301-734-3108. All comments will also be posted on http://vote.nist.gov/. The TGDC was established in accordance with the requirements of Section 221 of the Help America Vote Act of 2002 (P.L. 107-252, codified at 42 U.S.C 15361) to act in the public interest to assist the Executive Director of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) in the development of voluntary voting system guidelines. Details regarding the TGDC's activities are available at http://vote.nist.gov/.
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EAC and NIST TGDC meeting on September 11-12, 2017, at the U.S. Election Assistance Commission in Silver Spring, Maryland. The meeting was an important next step in moving forward with the development of the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG) version 2.0.
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