International Association for Cryptologic Research

IACR Board Meeting on E-Voting

Tuesday, August 19, 2008
Santa Babara, CA, USA

The IACR board is debating a proposal to replace the current mail-based system that is used by the IACR for its internal elections with a cryptographic e-voting system. In connection with this debate, the IACR board published in the Spring of 2008 a call for presentations and demos of e-voting systems.

In response to this call, the board heard eight presentations on various systems. These presentations are listed below, in the order they were given.

Antoine Joux: Voting for IACR: Some Low-Tech Options.

Kazue Sako: SVIS.

Ben Adida: Helios. See more information at the Helios web page.

Michael Clarkson: Civitas. See more information at the Civitas web page.

Aggelos Kiayiasand (and Michael J. Korman): Adder.

Filip Zagorski (and Mirek Kutylowski): Scratch, Click & Vote. See also the white paper.

James Heather (and Peter Ryan): EasiestElection. See more information at the EasiestElection.com web page.

Stefan Popoveniuc (and David Chaum): Punchscan. See more information at the Punchscan web page