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PET 2006: Call for Participation

Maschine Hospital:

Call for Participation

6th Workshop on Privacy Enhancing Technologies
(PET 2006)

Robinson College, Cambridge, United Kingdom
June 28 - June 30, 2006
http://petworkshop.org/2006/

Special Events:
* Keynote speaker: Susan Landau, Sun Microsystems Laboratories on "The Missing Link", (Abstract at the end of the email.)
* PET Award 2006 ceremony and reception at Microsoft Research,
http://petworkshop.org/2006/award.html

Co-located with:
* The Fifth Workshop on the Economics of Information Security (WEIS 2006), 26-28 June, http://weis2006.econinfosec.org/
* IAVoSS Workshop On Trustworthy Elections (WOTE 2006)
29-30 June, http://www.win.tue.nl/~berry/wote2006/

Privacy and anonymity are increasingly important in the online world. Corporations, governments, and other organizations are realizing and exploiting their power to track users and their behavior, and restricting the ability to publish or retrieve documents. Approaches to not only protecting individuals and groups, but also companies and governments, from such profiling and censorship include decentralization, encryption, distributed trust, and automated policy disclosure.

This 6th workshop addresses the design and realization of such privacy and anti-censorship services for the Internet and other communication networks by bringing together anonymity and privacy experts from around the world to discuss recent advances and new perspectives.

Early registration by May 12 at:
http://petworkshop.org/2006/petRegister.html

Further local information on accommodation and travel is available on the PET workshop website (book accommodation early!):
http://petworkshop.org/2006/petTravel.html

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