Felten to speak on electronic voting
Posted November 10, 2009; 11:35 a.m.
Ed Felten, director of Princeton's Center for Information Technology Policy, will present a lecture titled "Electronic Voting: Danger and Opportunity" at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, in 16 Robertson Hall.
Felten, a professor of computer science and public affairs, is an authority on computer security and privacy and public policy issues relating to information technology. He has led research efforts that have revealed vulnerabilities in electronic voting machines. His other areas of research include cybersecurity policy, technology for government transparency and Internet policy. Felten often writes about technology and policy on his blog, Freedom to Tinker.
The Center for Information Technology Policy, which addresses crucial issues at the intersection of society and computer technology, is a joint venture of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
This event is sponsored by the Wilson School and the Center for Information Technology Policy.