The Election Assistance Commission (EAC), Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP) of the Department of Defense, and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are sponsoring a workshop to explore the technical issues associated with remote electronic absentee voting systems for military and overseas voters. The sponsoring organizations seek to understand:
The workshop organizers are soliciting position papers on these topics.
Position Paper Submissions
Participants are highly encouraged to submit position papers to set the stage for the workshop. Position papers will not be used to identify and select workshop speakers but to compile diverse viewpoints on the issues related to remote electronic absentee voting systems for military and overseas voters.
Position paper submissions should be provided electronically, in PDF, for standard US letter-size paper (8.5 x 11 inches) and not exceed 5 pages (single space, two column format with 1" margins using a 10 pt or larger font). Position papers will not be formally published but will be made available on the web. Please send submissions to workshop-uocava [at] nist.gov
Submissions due: July 30, 2010